2015-2016 Governors' Cup

Team Leaders

PPG: M. Blakely (19.00)
RPG: M. Blakely (16.33)
APG: M. Blakely (5.67)
SPG: M. Blakely (2.67)
BPG: M. Blakely (1.67)

July 31, 2016 6:45PM
Smart Araneta Coliseum
  1st 2nd 3rd 4th

Team Page | Roster | Schedule/Results | Player Stats

Garcia-Romeo duel highlights Star's win against GlobalPort

July 25, 2016

 RR Garcia and Terrence Romeo. Photos courtesy of PBA Media BureauMANILA, Philippines – A back-and-forth duel between former teammates RR Garcia and Terrence Romeo was the highlight of an entertaining battle waged by Star and GlobalPort in the 2016 PBA Governors Cup Sunday at the Araneta Coliseum.

Romeo and Garcia traded buckets in the see-saw battle, with the GlobalPort guard coming up with more points, 27, to Garcia's 26. He also added six points and six rebounds in nearly 45 minutes of playing time.

However, Romeo made only nine of his 23 attempts, while Garcia shot a highly efficient 11-of-13 from the field. Moreover, it was Garcia and the Hotshots who won the war, claiming a 105-102 overtime victory with Garcia stepping up in crunch time.

"Siyempre, masaya ako ngayon sa unang panalo namin. Siguro, na-challenge lang ako kasi si Terrence Romeo, talagang scorer 'yan," Garcia said after the game. "Kahit ma-stop mo siya, titira pa rin ng titira 'yan. Hindi titigil 'yun."...

Read full article

Webb, Star hope win over GlobalPort is just the 1st of many

July 25, 2016

Star head coach Jason Webb. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netNot even a ripped pants can spoil the mood of Star coach Jason Webb as long as his team comes out on top.

“Us having a losing streak, I’m going to rip my pants again. Whatever it takes to win,” he said.

Webb inadvertently ripped his pants while pleading for a call in the third quarter. Though a number of fans kept on egging him to return to the dugout and change it, he wagered on and stayed with his team....

Read full article

Star ends two-game slump behind RR Garcia’s OT heroics vs GlobalPort

July 25, 2016

RR Garcia splits two defenders for a toough reverse layup. PBA Media Bureau photoThe Star Hotshots finally notched their first win of the conference after riding the heroics of RR Garcia to a 105-102 overtime win over GlobalPort in the 2016 Oppo PBA Governors’ Cup on Sunday at the SMART-Araneta Coliseum.

Garcia had a terrific performance, scoring 26 points on 11-for-13 (84-percent) shooting. He scored eight points to lead his team in the extra period as well as the shot that tied the game at the end of regulation.

Import Marqus Blakely also had a big showing, notching 24 points, 22 rebounds, six assists and five steals while PJ Simon added 15 points, including a clutch three-pointer in the fourth period....

Read full article

Yeng Guiao on North All-Star starters: ‘Best friend ko lahat 'yun’

July 24, 2016

PBA All-Star 2016The All-Star game could be interesting for Rain or Shine head coach Yeng Guiao, who has been named as the bench tactician for a North team composed of rival players in the PBA.

Guiao will have GlobalPort's Terrence Romeo, Alaska's Calvin Abueva, Star's Marc Pingris, and Barangay Ginebra's Mark Caguioa and Japeth Aguilar as his starters for the game on August 7.

While the fiery coach sees the All-Star game as just another assignment for him to fulfill, the on-court bad blood between him and the players admittedly crossed his mind....

Read full article

Fajardo, Abueva, Romeo headline PBA All-Star Game starters

July 24, 2016

June Mar Fajardo of SMB. PBA Media BureauReigning back-to-back MVP June Mar Fajardo and rising stars Calvin Abueva and Terrence Romeo headline the starters handpicked by fans for the 2016 PBA All-Star Game in August.

San Miguel’s Fajardo will team up with fellow Ginebra big man Greg Slaughter, Star Hotshots veteran James Yap and Gin Kings members Scottie Thompson and Joe Devance for the South All-Stars.

Joining GlobalPort’s Romeo and Alaska’s Abueva for the North All-Stars are Star’s Marc Pingris and Ginebra teammates Mark Caguioa and Japeth Aguilar....

Read full article

Team History (Last 10 Conferences)
Conference Win Loss PCT Placing
2015-2016 Governors' Cup 1 2 0.333
2015-2016 Commissioners' Cup 6 7 0.462 8th
2015-2016 Philippine Cup 4 8 0.333 9th
2014-2015 Governors' Cup 8 8 0.500 4th
2014-2015 Commissioners' Cup 11 6 0.647 3rd
2014-2015 Philippine Cup 6 6 0.500 7th
2013-2014 Governors' Cup 12 8 0.600 Champions
2013-2014 Commissioners' Cup 12 9 0.571 Champions
2013-2014 Philippine Cup 17 13 0.567 Champions
2012-2013 Governors' Cup 14 8 0.636 Champions