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

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

10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Four

  My fourth-worst draft is the event that ruined the PBA’s status.   Since its inception in 1975, we have been programmed to understand that the PBA is the place for the best Philippine ballers. It was further reinforced with the inauguration of the Metropolitan Basketball Association or MBA. Many PBA players jumped to the … Continue reading 10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Four

10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Five

  The 2014 PBA Draft is not a bad draft.   It was abysmal!   GlobalPort Batang Pier selected Stanley Pringle as the first overall pick of the 2014 PBA Draft. Not only did he win his batch’s Top Rookie honor… he also claimed a Mythical Second Team spot that season.   But what about … Continue reading 10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Five

10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Six

  Kia or Mahindra or Kia or whatever car they want to introduce (I can’t believe they used the Picanto moniker even if they know that it means “little”) had this thought during their inaugural season that they would directly hire Bobby Ray Parks. And people laughed. So without Parks, Kia latched on the best … Continue reading 10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Six

10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Seven

    1986 is a defining year for our country. Ferdinand Marcos fled the Philippines to “give” Cory Aquino the presidency (haha) and the PBA is a shell of its former self.   Founding franchises Tanduay and Great Taste alongside Ginebra, Manila Beer, Shell, and the debuting Alaska squad were tasked to keep the league … Continue reading 10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Seven

10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Eight

  The 1987 PBA Draft produced Hall of Famer Allan Caidic and potential Hall of Famer Al Solis. But with just five drafted players and a record-low eight applicants, the prestige of the draft was somewhat tarnished.   The 1985 PBA Draft on the other hand failed to give the spectacle its inaugural oomph. Shell … Continue reading 10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Eight

10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Nine

  Okay so… I had the 1987 PBA Draft as the tenth worst PBA Draft.   As mentioned, they had a MVP in their batch class in Allan Caidic and a Mythical First Teamer in Al Solis. However, these guys are two of five players drafted in this batch and 25 percent of the players … Continue reading 10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Nine

10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Ten

  So with the 2017 PBA Draft just around the corner (translation: I need a PBA Draft content), I am sharing to you the ten worst PBA Drafts according to my research.   The PBA Draft serves as the de facto season opener in which teams try to outdo their counterparts on the remote possibility … Continue reading 10 Worst PBA Drafts of All Time: Number Ten