2015-2016 Governors' Cup

Team Leaders

PPG: J. Castro (23.06)
RPG: M. Ammons (12.92)
APG: J. Castro (7.44)
SPG: R. Reyes (1.21)
BPG: M. Ammons (1.50)

October 03, 2016 7:00PM
Smart Araneta Coliseum
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TNT 23 44 61 88
MB 18 40 64 94
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Best Player/s: Cliff Hodge 32pts 4rebs 12/19FG

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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.”

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....

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TNT's Uichico: No news about my replacement

October 20, 2016

 Jong Uichico explains a play for TNT. Photo courtesy of the PBA Media Bureau Arvin Lim, ABS-CBN SportsTNT KaTropa coach Jong Uichico said he hasn’t heard anything from team management about someone else taking his place.

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.” ...

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Nash Racela takes over TNT coaching chores, replaces Uichico

October 20, 2016

Coach Nash Racela. INQUIRER FILE / TRISTAN TAMAYORacela, the champion UAAP coach with Far Eastern, will be named the new head coach of PBA powerhouse TNT KaTropa within the next few days, as learned by the Inquirer from very reliable sources.

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...

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Castro, Romeo, Newsome head honorees

October 19, 2016

 From left: Jayson Castro, Terrence Romeo and Chris NewsomeMANILA, 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....

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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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Team History (Last 10 Conferences)
Conference Win Loss PCT Placing
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