2017 PBA Leo Awards: MVP and Other Predictions

  I think this is the first time in a decade that I’m going to predict a basketball-related using my gut… sans the numbers. I didn’t statistically follow the PBA this season. I had a lot of things working against me this season and losing PBA-Online for a time and the inconsistencies of the other … Continue reading 2017 PBA Leo Awards: MVP and Other Predictions

2017 PBA Draft: Zero in on Louie Vigil

  Louie Vigil has joined the 2017 PBA Draft but for some insane reason, his name isn’t on the final list of applicants. Maybe now you can see his name… but when the final list was initially introduced, I counted all the entries and it was only 43.   I mean… what gives?   It’s … Continue reading 2017 PBA Draft: Zero in on Louie Vigil

2017 PBA Draft (Mock Draft 2.0)

Kia needs an import.   Believe that.   So whether they keep this pick or trade it selection for a… starting lineup, Standhardinger should be their man.   Why would you pass on Standhardinger?   And let me just say this: If TNT has Jayson Castro… and Meralco has Baser Amer… then NLEX come draft … Continue reading 2017 PBA Draft (Mock Draft 2.0)

Thoughts: Imports losing their cool is so uncool

  Before we knew him as a Gilas Pilipinas cadet, Kevin Ferrer is a smug scoring machine that annoys the hell out of his opponents.   Just check out a couple of his UAAP games in which he sticks his tongue like a fierce raptor.   Like a raptor!   And while his scoring has … Continue reading Thoughts: Imports losing their cool is so uncool

2017 PBA Draft Order Revealed

  So I guess I’m going to make a NEW mock PBA draft… especially with the confirmed entries of Kiefer Ravena and Jeric… err… Jeron Teng as well as the final draft order.   What if Jeric Teng applied for this draft?   Hmmm…   As expected, Kia Picanto… or whatever car they want to … Continue reading 2017 PBA Draft Order Revealed

2017 PBA Draft: Zero in on Jett Manuel

  Jett Manuel figured prominently when Chooks-To-Go Pilipinas battled Asia’s elite clubs in the recently-concluded 2017 FIBA Asia Champions Cup.   Whoops.   I mean… Engineer Jett Manuel figured prominently when Chooks-To-Go Pilipinas battled Asia’s elite clubs in the recently-concluded 2017 FIBA Asia Champions Cup.   See what I did here.   Initially I pegged … Continue reading 2017 PBA Draft: Zero in on Jett Manuel

10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number One

  On January 16, 1999…   At the Glorietta Activity Center in Makati City…   Shit happened.   This for me is the worst PBA Draft ever.   Say hello… to the 1999 PBA Draft.   As the weeks went, I featured a lot of old PBA Drafts that are bad. I mean… really bad. … Continue reading 10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number One

10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Two

Spoiler alert: The last two entries on this list has the letters M, B, and A connected to it. It’s also in some ways associated with Fil-Shams, Bureau of Immigration, expansion squads, and the uselessness of the PBA Draft.   Before this time, the PBA is the only professional basketball in league in the Philippines. … Continue reading 10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Two

Thoughts: The Kelly Nabong suspension

  Are you the guy who would rather play for a bad squad and claim every individual accolade there is to win… or are you the guy who is willing to sacrifice his numbers for the sake of team glory?   Meralco big man Kelly Nabong is suspended indefinitely for an alleged spat with assistant … Continue reading Thoughts: The Kelly Nabong suspension

10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Three

  I had bouts of boredom, procrastination, and a penchant to edit and edit and edit and edit my articles to the point of setting it up as another unfinished blog article.   But I still push through!!!   So it took time to engineer my third worst PBA Draft of all-time and you know … Continue reading 10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Three