2016-2017 Commissioners' Cup


Team Leaders

PPG: D. Crews (28.00)
RPG: D. Crews (22.00)
APG: J. Cruz (2.33)
SPG: J. Cruz (1.56)
BPG: D. Crews (2.00)


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Crews acknowledges magnitude of game, shrugs off Ginebra vibe

May 20, 2017

Rain or Shine beats Ginebra, 118-112, on Friday, May 19, 2017. (Photo from the PBA website)New Rain or Shine import Duke Crews just played his first PBA game on Friday since the 2011 PBA Commissioner’s Cup, and he arrived on an Elasto Painters team who is fighting for a playoff spot.

Crews was brought in to replace Shawn Taggart and help his first Rain or Shine shrug off its inconsistency.

And the returning import did just that putting up 28 points and grabbing 22 rebounds to lead the Elasto Painters 118-112 over Ginebra at the Cuneta Astrodome.

“It’s a huge win because we were 4-4 coming into this game and we needed this win,” said Crews as they improve to 5-4 and take the seventh seed in the standings....

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Yap surpasses Hubalde for 14th in PBA all-time scoring list

May 20, 2017

James Yap of Rain or Shine (File photo by TRISTAN TAMAYO / INQUIRER.net)James Yap has just upped his legend status in the PBA.

On Friday, the Rain or Shine swingman passed Freddie Hubalde for the 14th place in the PBA all-time scoring list.

Yap surpassed Hubalde’s 9,927-point total at the 7:11 mark of the fourth quarter during the Elasto Painters game against Ginebra at Cuneta Astrodome in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup....

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Rain Or Shine rallies to beat Ginebra in wild finish

May 20, 2017

 James Yap scored 15 points as Rain Or Shine defeated Barangay Ginebra 118-112 in the PBA Commissioner's Cup on Friday. Courtesy of the PBA Media BureauDuke Crews registered 28 points and 21 rebounds, and Jericho Cruz added 19 points including a key defensive stop, as Rain Or Shine survived a wild ending to beat Ginebra 118-112 in the PBA Commissioner's Cup at Cuneta Astrodome on Friday.

Rain Or Shine was up 109-102, when Justin Brownlee scored 9 straight points to make it 111-109.

After three free throws by Jay Washington gave the lead back to the Elasto Painters, Ginebra had a chance to retake the driver's seat. ...

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Rain or Shine parts ways with Shawn Taggart, brings back Duke Crews

May 11, 2017

Duke Crews is back with Rain or Shine. Sports5 fileThe Rain or Shine Elasto Painters are bringing back old import Duke Crews in the middle of their Oppo PBA Commissioner’s Cup campaign.

Rain or Shine (4-4) made the move after slipping to the lower half of the standings with Shawn Taggart leading the squad.

“Kailangan na naming gawin ito kasi yung import namin ayaw na maglaro. Sayang ang laki-laki. Dati OK eh, tapos biglang lalamya-lamya na parang ayaw na lumaro,” team manager Atty. Mamerto Mondragon told InterAksyon....

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Gilas supporter Chooks-to-Go keen on forming a PBA team

May 11, 2017

 Ronald Mascariñas, president and general manager of Bounty Agro Ventures Inc., confirmed Wednesday that they are "on the lookout" for a PBA team. Handout photoMANILA, Philippines – After entering the Philippine sporting landscape by supporting University of the Philippines and Gilas Pilipinas, Chooks-to-Go is looking to make an even greater impact by potentially joining the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA).

Ronald Mascariñas, president and general manager of Bounty Agro Ventures Inc., confirmed Wednesday that they are "on the lookout" for a PBA team.

"The shortest route (to the PBA) is to buy an available franchise for sale," he said in a press conference where Chooks-to-Go reiterated its support to the national basketball team....

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Team History (Last 10 Conferences)
Conference Win Loss PCT Placing
2016-2017 Commissioners' Cup 5 4 0.556
2016-2017 Philippine Cup 6 7 0.462 8th
2015-2016 Governors' Cup 5 7 0.417 9th
2015-2016 Commissioners' Cup 16 7 0.696 Champions
2015-2016 Philippine Cup 12 7 0.632 3rd
2014-2015 Governors' Cup 9 7 0.562 3rd
2014-2015 Commissioners' Cup 15 7 0.682 Runn er-up
2014-2015 Philippine Cup 11 6 0.647 3rd
2013-2014 Governors' Cup 12 8 0.600 Runner-up
2013-2014 Commissioners' Cup 7 8 0.467 3rd