“It’s nice to come out with the win, I think he’s still adjusting, he’s a solid player, I think he’s going to help Blackwater a lot,” said Norwood after the Elasto Painters fended off the Elite 98-92 at Ynares Center-Antipolo Friday.
Norwood and Qahwash, tough, are not strangers to each other.
It was Qahwash’s Palestine who dealt an opening game loss to Norwood’s Philippines in the Fiba Asia Championship....
The Elite threatened to take over after pulling within three points following Carlo Lastimosa’s lay-up.
But Rain or Shine's JR Quiñahan sank 3 pressure-packed free throws to give the Elasto Painters a 96-90 gap, with 33 seconds remaining....
Also included in the roster are GlobalPort’s Stanley Pringle, San Miguel’s Alex Cabagnot, Rain or Shine’s Gabe Norwood, and the TNT partners Ranidel de Ocampo and Troy Rosario, according to the PBA website.
Calling the shots for the North is Rain or Shine coach Yeng Guiao....
GlobalPort Batang Pier star Terrence Romeo is set to defend his Three-Point Shootout title against some of the league’s best snipers during the side events of the upcoming PBA All-Star Weekend slated in August.
Challenging Romeo for the crown are James Yap, Jeff Chan, Alex Cabagnot, RJ Jazul, JJ Helterbrand, Almond Vosotros, KG Canaleta, Jared Dillinger, Garvo Lanete, Simon Enciso and Troy Rosario.
Like his GlobalPort teammate, Jeric Fortuna is aiming for his own second straight title in the Obstacle Challenge against Scottie Thompson, Chris Ross, Mark Barroca, Carlo Lastimosa, Maverick Ahanmisi, Chris Banchero, LA Revilla, Chris Newsome, Eman Monfort, Mark Cruz and Jai Reyes....
MANILA, Philippines – Players from Team North in the 2016 PBA All-Star Game are looking forward not just to playing with each other in the highly anticipated showcase, but also to playing for fiery Rain or Shine coach Yeng Guiao.
Guiao has been tapped as the coach of the North team, which will feature Mark Caguioa of Ginebra, Terrence Romeo of GlobalPort, Marc Pingris of Star, Japeth Aguilar of Ginebra, and Calvin Abueva of Alaska as the starters.
"Alam naman natin si Coach Yeng," Romeo said. "Gusto niya lagi manalo 'yung team niya, so kung ano ang ipapagawa ni Coach Yeng, gagawin namin."...
|Team History (Last 10 Conferences)|
|2015-2016 Governors' Cup||2||1||0.667|
|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|
|2013-2014 Philippine Cup||18||8||0.692||Runner-up|
|2012-2013 Governors' Cup||7||7||0.500||4th|