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Congratulations to Devance, Pingris and Yap

Philippine Basketball Association 36th Season Leo Awards
August 14, 2011
Smart Araneta Coliseum

Congratulations to
Joe Devance and James Yap for being named in the 2nd Mythical Team
Marc Pingris for being name to the All-Defensive Team

Complete List of Awards for the PBA 36th Season

Most Valuable Player: Jimmy Alapag
1st Mythical Team: Jimmy Alapag, Arwind Santos, Mark Caguiao, Kelly Williams, Sonny Thoss
2nd Mythical Team: Joe Devance, James Yap, Jay Washington, Jason Castro, Ali Peek
Rookie of the Year: Rabeh Al-Hussaini
Most Improved Player: Jason Castro
All-Defensive Team: Arwind Santos, Marc Pingris, John Wilson, Willie Wilson, Ryan Reyes
Sportsmanship Awards: Sonny Thoss

Petron defeats B-Meg

Philippine Basketball Association 36th Season
2011 Governors Cup
B-Meg Llamados vs Petron Blaze Boosters
Petron defeats B-Meg, 87-84

Petron Blaze Boosters led by Arwind Santos, import Jeremy Wise, Rabeh Al-Hussaini and Alex Cabagnot defeats the B-Meg Llamados in a close game, 87-84 even with B-Meg import Darnell Hinson a non-factor with only 5 points (1/10 from the field).

The Llamados had a chance to force the game into overtime but Joe Devance missed a desperation three and B-Meg slid down the standings with a 3 win and 3 loss card with 2 games left in the current PBA Governors Cup. James Yap again led B-Meg for the third straight game contributing 19 points and 7 rebounds, while Peter June Simon scored 17 points along with 4 rebounds and 3 assists.

Marc Pingris and Joe Devance both had a double-double with Pingris scoring 16 points and grabbing 12 rebounds while Devance with 15 points and 11 rebounds.

Rafi Reavis in his second game back from an injury grabbed 3 rebounds and was scoreless in 14 minutes of action.

Game Scores

Petron 87 – Santos 23, Wise 20, Al-Hussaini 17, Cabagnot 13, Pennisi 7, Tugade 3, Duncil 2, Ildefonso 2, Hubalde 0, Salvacion 0.

B-Meg 84 – Yap J 19, Simon 17, Pingris 16, Devance 15, Yap R. 8, Hinson 5, Gaco 2, Allado 2, Fernandez 0, Escobal 0, Reavis 0.

Quarters: 15-15, 33-38, 62-65, 87-84.

Career High 42 pts by Simon leads Derby Ace to a win

Philippine Basketball Association 36th Season
2010-2011 Philippine Cup
B-Meg Derby Ace Llamados vs Air 21 Express
Derby Ace wins 102-97

Peter June Simon scored a career high 42 points to lead the Derby Ace Llamados to its second straight win in the current PBA Philippine Cup versus Air 21 Express, 102-97. PJ Simon who was drafted 43rd overall in the 2001 draft but only played in the PBA 3 years later for Purefoods was 2 out of 4 from three point range and was perfect from 2 point range, making 11, and he also made 14 out of 18 free throws.

James Yap contributed 16 points and 4 assists while Rico Maierhofer again controlled the boards with 15 rebounds while also getting 9 points and 3 blocks. Roger Yap had another all-around performance with 9 points, 6 rebounds, 10 assists and 4 steals. Rookie Rabeh Al-Hussaini led Air 21 with 25 points and 13 rebounds.

This was the first winning streak of Derby Ace this conference and is now with 3 wins and 5 losses.

Game scores:

Derby Ace 102 – Simon 42, Yap J. 16, Maierhofer 9, Yap R. 9, Salvador 8, Gaco 7, Villanueva 7, Adducul 4, Allado 0.

Air 21 97 – Al-Husseini 25, Buenafe 14, Gonzales 12, Arboleda 12, Baclao 11, Urbiztondo 10, Matias 6, Quinahan 4, Rodriguez 3, Guevarra 0, Sharma 0.

Quarterscores: 16-27, 48-46, 75-70, 102-97

Complete Derby Ace vs Air 21 Box Scores

PBA Fashion Show

Current Most Valuable Player James Yap will lead the Philippine Basketball Association not in the hardcourt but on the ramp as the PBA will have their fashion to start the 36th season titled “Pormang PBA”.

The Fashion Show will be held at the Araneta Coliseum on September 26, 2010, 6-9pm, one week before the PBA Opening on October 3, 2010, the event will also feature the 2010 Binibining Pilipinas Winners led by Miss Universe 4th runner up Venus Raj.

PBA players who will be part of “Pormang PBA”:
– James Yap (MVP) and Rico Maierhofer (ROY) (Derby Ace)
– Arwin Santos (San Miguel)
– JC Intal and Ronald Tubid (Ginebra)
– Gabe Norwood and Doug Kramer (Rain or Shine)
– Wesley Gonzales, Noy Baclao and Rabeh Al-Hussaini (Air21)
– L.A. Tenorio and Elmer Espiritu (Alaska)
– Aris Dimaunahan (Barako Bull)
– Francis Allera (Powerade)
– Jarred Dillinger (Talk `N Text)
– MacMac Cardona (Meralco)

* pic from pba.ph

2010 PBA Rookie Draft Recap

Philippine Basketball Association 36th Season Rookie Draft Recap

PBA Draft 1st Round Recap

PBA Draft 2nd Round Recap

Air21 picks Noy Baclao (1st), Rabeh Al Hussaini (2nd), Rey Guevarra (3rd), Sean Anthony (6th)
Meralco picks Shawn Weinstein (10th), Bam Gamalinda (11th), Ford Arao (14th), Khasim Mirza (16th)
Derby Ace picks Pari Llagas (9th), Val Acuna (13th)
Barangay picks John Wilson (7th), Jimbo Aquino (8th), Robert Lagabala (12th)
Alaska picks Elmer Espiritu (4th), Marvin Hayes (21st)
Rain or Shine picks Josh Vandalingham (5th), RJ Jazul (15th)
Barako picks John Carlos Hermida (17th)
Powerade picks Jai Reyes (18th)
SMB no draft pick
TNT no draft pick

– Noy Baclao is the 1st overall instead of Rabeh Al Hussaini
– Alaska gets Elmer Espiritu for Larry Fonacier
– Derby Ace gets 2 UE players Pari Llagas and Val Acuna to team up with James Yap and Paul Artadi also from UE

– Alaska trades Larry Fonacier to TNT for the 4th Pick
– Meralco trades Bonbon Custodio for the 10th pick of Alaska and picks Shawn Weinstein
– Alaska trades 15th pick to Rain or Shine and Rain or Shine picks RJ Jazul
– Air21 trades 18th pick to Powerade and Powerade picks Jai Reyes

PBA Rookie Draft First Round Recap

Philippine Basketball Association 36th Season Rookie Draft 2010

1st Round Recap
1 – Air21 picks Noy Baclao
2 – Air21 picks Rabeh Al Hussaini
3 – Air21 picks Rey Guevarra
4 – Talk N Text trades pick to Alaska for Larry Fonacier and Alaska picks Elmer Espiritu
5- Rain or Shine picks Josh Vandalingham
6 – Air21 picks Sean Anthony
7 – Ginebra picks John Wilson
8 – Ginebra picks Jimbo Aquino
9 – Derby Ace picks Pari Llagas
10 – Alaska trades pick to Meralco for Bonbon Custodio and Meralco picks Shawn Weinstein