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Purefoods retires jersey of Jerry Codiñera and Rey Evangelista

Purefoods officially retires #44 & #7… #legends #reyevangelista #jerrycodinera #starhotshots #stargalaxy

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Purefoods retired the jersey of Jerry Codiñera (No. 44) and Rey Evangelista (No. 7) before the Purefoods vs Ginebra Game.

Welcome Assistant Coaches Richard del Rosario and Art Dela Cruz

We would like to welcome the new assistant coaches of Head Coach Jorge Gallent for the B-Meg Derby Ace Llamados, Richard del Rosario (former Assistant from ROS) and Art Dela Cruz (former Assistant from Ginebra).

Thank you to former assistant coaches Ronnie Magsanoc (who transferred to Meralco with former Head Coach Ryan Gregorio) and Rey Evangelista (who went back to his hometown Ormoc to attend to his business).

Rey Evangelista Retires

After 15 years with Purefoods, Rey Evangelista hangs his jersey.

– Drafted 2nd overall pick by Purefoods in 1994 (Noli Locsin was No. 1)
– 2nd in voting for the 1994 Rookie f the Year (Boybits Victoria was ROY)
– 15 years with Purefoods with 4 championships and 5 finals appearances
– All-defensive team for 3 straight seasons (2000-2002)
– 5 time All-star