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.”
The 12 PBA teams will have a chance to pick one player from the Gilas pool but no teams will be able to trade or drop their draftee for two years after being selected....
Inquirer's Rosso Ismael Castillo reported that deputy coach Nash Racela, who also mentors the Far Eastern University (FEU) Tamaraws, will take over Uichico’s post following TNT’s failure to reach the finals of the PBA Governors’ Cup.
“I just saw it in the news. I haven’t heard anything from management,” said Uichico in Gerry Ramos’ report to Spin. “In fact I’m still in practice.” ...
Nash, brother of former PBA All-Star point guard Olsen, has been serving as an assistant to several coaches of the Texters since the last decade and will get his biggest break as he takes over Jong Uichico.
READ: ‘I never wanted to be a coach,’ recalls Nash Racela | Racela: Jose capable of producing big numbers every game...
MANILA, Philippines – Jayson Castro and Terrence Romeo, along with season Rookie of the Year Chris Newsome, share the spotlight when the 2016 PBA Press Corps Annual Awards Night is held Saturday at the Gloria Maris restaurant inside the Gateway Mall.
Castro will be honored with the Accel Order of Merit Award, while Romeo repeats as the league’s Scoring Champion during the 7 p.m. affair presented by Cignal.
The Order of Merit is given out to the one who earned the most number of Player of the Week citation conferred by the men and women who covers the PBA beat....
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....
|Team History (Last 10 Conferences)|
|2015-2016 Governors' Cup||12||4||0.750||3rd|
|2015-2016 Commissioners' Cup||7||7||0.500||6th|
|2015-2016 Philippine Cup||7||6||0.538||6th|
|2014-2015 Governors' Cup||5||6||0.455||10th|
|2014-2015 Commissioners' Cup||16||7||0.696||Champions|
|2014-2015 Philippine Cup||10||7||0.588||4th|
|2013-2014 Governors' Cup||10||5||0.667||3rd|
|2013-2014 Commissioners' Cup||14||3||0.824||Runner-up|
|2013-2014 Philippine Cup||9||8||0.529||5th|
|2012-2013 Governors' Cup||3||7||0.300||9th|