Roosevelt Adams declines two-year extension offer from Terrafirma

Roosevelt Adams has turned down a two-year extension offer from Terrafirma. The 27-year old Fil-Am's original two-year contract, which expired on December 31, 2021, has an option for another year but Adams chose not to pick it up and will instead try his luck in free agency. The Dyip, however, can still retain Adams if... Read more

PBA

‘We didn’t poach Rodney Brondial’, insists SMB team manager Gee Abanilla

San Miguel did not poach former Alaska big man Rodney Brondial from the Aces. SMB team manager Gee Abanilla stressed that it was the 6-foot-5 Brondial who reached out to the league's winningest ballclub as he wanted to reunite with college mentor Leo Austria. The 6th overall pick of the 2014 draft was also on... Read more

PBA

Willie Marcial sees no issue with unrestricted free agency: ‘Para sa mga players ito’

PBA commissioner Willie Marcial believes that the unrestricted free agency rule, which was established during the time of the late former PBA chairman Ely Capacio for the benefit of players who want to play for the team of their choice at the end of their contracts, is going well so far. The rule took effect... Read more

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Matt Ganuelas-Rosser turns down two-year offer from Terrafirma, enters free agency

Matt Ganuelas-Rosser has turned down a two-year extension offer from Terrafirma Dyip. The 31-year old Fil-Am, who was acquired by the John Cardel-mentored squad early last year from San Miguel along with Russel Escoto, Gelo Alolino and two first-round picks for CJ Perez, declined to renew his contract and automatically became an unrestricted free agent.... Read more

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Magnolia coach Chito Victolero receives offer from Japan B.League

Magnolia head coach Chito Victolero has a pending offer to coach in Japan B. League. The 46-year old native of Santa Maria, Bulacan confirmed during an interview with Homer Sayson of SPIN.ph that he was indeed contacted by an international sports management firm about the possibility of him moving over to the fledging league. Despite... Read more

COVID-19 surge stifles PBA momentum

The spike in COVID-19 cases proved to be another dampener in the PBA 46th season. The league was forced to postpone games of the Governors' Cup as cases of the Omicron variant mount within the metropolis after the holiday season. Unfortunately, it couldn't have come at a time when the season-ending meet is beginning to... Read more

Rodney Brondial declines two-year extension offer from Alaska, signs with San Miguel

Rodney Brondial turned down a two-year extension offer from Alaska which automatically made him an unrestricted free agent. The 31-year old Brondial, who was taken by Brgy. Ginebra with the 6th overall pick in the 2014 draft, apparently didn’t agree to the terms laid down by the Wilfred Uytengsu-owned franchise. “Rodney is part of the... Read more

Free agent guard John Pinto signs with Brgy. Ginebra

After two significant seasons with the Meralco Bolts, John Pinto is moving over to Brgy. Ginebra. The 31-year old Pinto, who became an unrestricted free agent after his contract with the MVP-owned franchise expired along with the year 2021, agreed to a three-year deal with the Gin Kings for an undisclosed amount. The signing should... Read more

Japeth Aguilar signs fresh three-year pact with Brgy. Ginebra

Japeth Aguilar is staying in the Philippines and with Brgy. Ginebra, at least for the next three years. The 34-year old Aguilar, who is reportedly being pursued by several teams from the Japan B.League, signed the extension deal together with wife Cassie and agent Marvin Espiritu. Terms of the new contract were not disclosed but... Read more