The former San Beda Red Lion formally applied for the rookie selection on Monday, ending his long career in the amateurs which saw him top the PBA D-League in points.
Lanete, 26, is the younger brother of Barako Bull guard Chico Lanete.
The 6-foot-2 swingman played with the Red Lions from 2007 to 2012, where he won four NCAA titles....
All three passed their applications at the PBA Office in Libis on Monday afternoon, adding more star power to the already talented rookie pool.
Rosario steered the NU Bulldogs to the UAAP championship last year and has been pegged as one of the most sought after big men in this batch....
The Blackwater player edged Talk ‘N Text spitfire Jayson Castro with a season average of 5.231 assists per game against Castro’s 5.125, according to the PBA website.
Alex Cabagnot came in at third with 4.7, followed by LA Revilla (4.1), Jonas Villanueva (3.94), Stanley Pringle (3.93), LA Tenorio (3.86), Sol Mercado (3.84), Joseph Yeo (3.6) and Paul Lee (3.2)....
Tiu, whose original three-year, rookie PBA contract expires next month, said the one-year contract is just perfect for him, given the tight schedule he has to attend to his showbiz and business commitments.
“I’m not sure if I can commit two years given the demands of my other work, And I think it would be fair if we do a year first, then see what the situation would be like,” Tiu confided to Philstar.com on Wednesday just before he left for Hong Kong....
There may be clamor from fans of other PBA teams for Yeng Guiao to leave Rain or Shine but the veteran coach quickly shut down that possibility, stating that he has no plans of leaving his current squad.
Though Guiao and the Elasto Painters ended the season without a title again, both parties confirmed to InterAksyon.com that they remain committed to one another.
“Si Coach, gusto namin talaga siya,” Atty. Mamerto Mondragon, the team’s representative to the PBA board, said in a telephone interview. “Open-ended ang contract namin sa kanya. Pero gusto namin siya and he can coach the team as long as he wants.”...
|Team History (Last 10 Conferences)|
|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|
|2013-2014 Philippine Cup||18||8||0.692||Runner-up|
|2012-2013 Governors' Cup||7||7||0.500||4th|
|2012-2013 Commissioners' Cup||9||7||0.562||5th|
|2012-2013 Philippine Cup||15||12||0.556||Runner-up|
|2011-2012 Governors' Cup||14||7||0.667||Champions|