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Get well James Yap! Big game James with ACL sprain

James Yap injured

James Yap with a sprained Anterior Cruciate Ligament or ACL and maybe miss a couple of games. No timeline yet on return of James Yap but status is described as “week-to-week” by Coach Tim Cone.

Ginebra defeats Purefoods

Emman Monfort

2015 PBA Commissioners Cup
Barangay Ginebra San Miguel defeated Purefoods Star Hotshots, 96-87
February 22, 2015 – Smart Araneta Coliseum

Game Highlights:
-Best player: Emman Monfort – 9 pts, 7 rebs, 5 asts and 3 stls
-Denzel Bowles led Purefoods with 31 points and 6 rebounds
-Peter June Simon scored 14 points (6/10 from the field)
-Mark Barroca with 14 points, 3 assists and 3 steals
-Joe Devance also with 14 points and 6 rebounds (3/5 from 3)

Manila Clasico: Purefoods vs Ginebra

Purefoods Star Hotshots will face Barangay Ginebra San Miguel today, 5:15pm at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Denzel Bowles is back as Purefoods import and will go up against Mike Dunigan.

Denzel Bowles Mike Dunigan

James Yap (Knee injury) and Peter June Simon (Back injury) still not 100% and may not play today, while Allein Maliksi will not play due to his father having a stroke.

Kia defeats Purefoods, 2nd straight loss for Hotshots


2015 PBA Commissioners Cup
Kia Carnival defeated Purefoods Star Hotshots, 95-84
February 18, 2015 – Smart Araneta Coliseum

Game Highlights:
-Peter John Ramos led Kia with 32 points and 26 rebounds
-Mark Barroca led Purefoods with 18 points and 8 rebounds but with 7 TOs
-Joe Devance with 12 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists
-Mick Pennisi scored 12 points (4/5 from 3)

James Yap celebrates Birthday in Dipolog


Purefoods had a surprise party for James Yap in Dipolog City. James Carlos Yap was born on February 15, 1982 in Escalante City, Negros Occidental.

Greet Big Game James on Twitter at @jcy18

Rain or Shine stops winning streak of Purefoods

Paul Lee

2015 PBA Commissioners Cup
Rain or Shine Elasto Painters defeated Purefoods Star Hotshots, 78-71
February 14, 2015 – Dipolog City

Game Highlights:
-Birthday Boy Paul Lee led ROS with 18 points and 8 rebounds
-Daniel Orton led Purefoods with 23 points, 23 rebounds and 7 blocks
-Mark Barroca with 11 points, 4 rebounds and 3 steals
-Allein Maliksi scored 10 points (2/3 from 3)

Purefoods vs Rain or Shine in Dipolog City

Purefoods Star Hotshots (4-0) will face Rain or Shine Elasto Painters (2-2) in Dipolog City, Zamboanga Del Norte this February 14 Valentine’s Day at 5pm!

Paul Lee is celebrating his birthday today Feb 14 while James Yap will have his birthday tomorrow Feb 15.

Import Match-up
Daniel Orton (16.0ppg, 12.0rpg, 3.0bpg, 3.0apg) vs Rick Jackson (21.3ppg, 16.5rpg, 3.8apg, 2.0bpg)

This is just the second game of Daniel Orton but he had a solid debut against NLEX while Rick Jackson struggled against Meralco in their last game.

Other Match-ups:

Purefoods defeats NLEX led by Mark Barroca

Mark Barroca

2015 PBA Commissioners Cup
Purefoods Star Hotshots defeated NLEX Road Warriors, 87-62
February 11, 2015 – Smart Araneta Coliseum

Game Highlights:
-Daniel Orton in his Purefoods debut with 16 points, 12 rebounds, 3 assists and 3 blocks
-Mark Barroca led the locals with 17 points and 9 rebounds
-Allein Maliksi scored 16 points (4/6 from 3)
-Joe Devance contributed 11 points, 7 rebounds and 3 assists
-Marc Pingris with 7 points and 4 assists