Schedule

    DateTeamsTimeCourt
    Alaska
    Meralco
    Cuneta Astrodome
    Brgy. Ginebra
    Magnolia
    Ynares Center-Antipolo
    Meralco
    Alaska
    Cuneta Astrodome

    The 2018 Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Governors’ Cup will be the third and last conference of the 2017–18 PBA season. The tournament allows teams to hire foreign players or imports with a height limit of 6’5″.

    Format

    The tournament format for this conference is as follows:

    Single-round robin eliminations; 11 games per team; Teams are then seeded by basis of their win-loss records.

    Top eight teams will advance to the quarterfinals. In case of tie, a playoff game will be held only for the #8 seed.

    Quarterfinals (higher seed with the twice-to-beat advantage):
    QF1: #1 seed vs #8 seed
    QF2: #2 seed vs #7 seed
    QF3: #3 seed vs #6 seed
    QF4: #4 seed vs #5 seed

    Semifinals (best-of-5 series):
    SF1: QF1 vs. QF4 winners
    SF2: QF2 vs. QF3 winners

    Finals (best-of-7 series)
    Winners of the semifinals