2015-2016 Governors' Cup

Team Leaders

PPG: J. Dollard (21.67)
RPG: D. Lowhorn (10.00)
APG: J. Dollard (3.67)
SPG: M. Ahanmisi (1.08)
BPG: R. Almazan (1.25)

September 21, 2016 7:00PM
Smart Araneta Coliseum
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PFM 29 54 85 105
ROS 16 38 71 94
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Best Player/s: Eugene Phelps 40pts 14rebs 6asts

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Ross, Cruz to be feted by PBAPC

October 21, 2016

Chris Ross of San Miguel. PBA Media BureauMANILA, Philippines - San Miguel Beer’s Chris Ross and Rain or Shine’s Jericho Cruz will be among the top awardees in the 2016 PBA Press Corps Annual Awards Night tomorrow at the Gloria Maris restaurant inside the Gateway Mall.

Ross will be this year’s recipient of the Mighty Sports Defensive Player of the Year, while Cruz has been named Mr. Quality Minutes. The affair, presented by Cignal, is scheduled at 7 p.m.

The 6-foot-1 Ross helped SMB win the Philippine Cup, providing the kind of defense that helped the Beermen bounce back from a 0-3 deficit against Alaska in the finals to record a historic comeback and steal the best-of-seven title showdown.

Ross has been named in the All-Defensive team by the PBA, from where the PBAPC picked the winner of the Defensive Player of the Year, which was won last year by another SMB player in June Mar Fajardo....

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Special draft set for Gilas cadets; No trade allowed for 2 years

October 20, 2016

A special draft for the players included in the Gilas program will be held to pave the way for their entry into the PBA.

In a joint presser Wednesday during halftime of the PBA Finals Game 6, Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas president Al Panlilio and members of the PBA board led by Commissioner Chito Narvasa announced the agreement between two basketball bodies.

“The PBA has shown its commitment to the SBP and its support for the Gilas program,” said Panlilio. “There is full commitment from the two institutions.”...

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All Gilas signees to be part of the PBA draft --Chot Reyes

October 18, 2016

Chot Reyes. Photo from Fiba.com All top amateur players signed to be part of the Gilas Pilipinas program will join the upcoming PBA rookie draft.

Newly-installed head coach Chot Reyes made the announcement on Tuesday, shortly after the formal announcement of his appointment.

"I will have to tell you now that the first part of my program of prepping for FIBA competition is to make sure that the players are in the PBA," he told players assembled at the announcement....

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James Yap admits he was surprised by trade, looks forward to helping new team Rain or Shine

October 18, 2016

James Yap. PBA Media BureauTwo-time PBA MVP James Yap said he wasn’t informed by Star Hotshots management about trade talks prior to the deal that shipped him off to Rain or Shine last week and admitted that he was surprised when he learned about it.

Yap was traded in a one-for-one swap for Rain or Shine’s star point guard Paul Lee several days ago in a blockbuster deal.

“Hindi ko talaga alam. Nagulat ako,” Yap told InterAksyon.com in a telephone interview....

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Belga inks 3-year extension with ROS

October 18, 2016

Rain or Shine’s Beau Belga. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netRain or Shine saved at least half of its Extra Rice combo.

Beau Belga re-signed for a three-year contract with the Elasto Painters on Monday morning, bringing the bruiser back with the crew which will now be under coach Caloy Garcia.

The Sorsogon native shared that though the team has undergone changes, especially with the departure of coach Yeng Guiao and the blockbuster trade involving Paul Lee and James Yap, Rain or Shine should still be considered as one of the contenders for next season....

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Team History (Last 10 Conferences)
Conference Win Loss PCT Placing
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
2013-2014 Philippine Cup 18 8 0.692 Runner-up
2012-2013 Governors' Cup 7 7 0.500 4th