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Marc Pingris joins Gilas Pilipinas

Marc Pingris

Marc Pingris of San Mig Coffee Mixers was 1 of 17 players included in the Gilas Pilipinas Player Pool, which will compete in the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship this August where the Philippines will be the host of the Tournament.

Other Players included in the FIBA Asia Championship Player Pool:
Jayson Castro
Jimmy Alapag
Larry Fonacier
Ranidel De Ocampo
Ryan Reyes
Jared Dillinger
Kelly Williams
Jeff Chan
Gabe Norwood
Gary David
Japeth Aguilar
Sonny Thoss
LA Tenorio
June Mar Fajardo
Marcus Douthit
Greg Slaughter

Congratulations Marc Pingris!

Barroca to B-Meg

Mark Barroca

Three-team trade between B-Meg Llamados, Shopinas Clickers (Former Barako Bull) and Barako Bull Energy (Former Air 21) as Mark Barroca of Smart Gilas goes to the Llamados.

B-Meg gets
Mark Barroca (from Shopinas)

Shopinas gets
Elmer Espiritu (from Barako)
Brian Ilad (from B-Meg)

Barako gets
Don Allado (from B-Meg)
Future 2nd Round Pick (from B-Meg)

* Pic above is from http://www.smartgilaspilipinas.com

B-Meg vs Smart Gilas Pics

Last look at B-Meg Derby Ace Llamados from the 2011 PBA Commissioners Cup
B-Meg Derby Ace Llamados vs Smart Gilas Pilipinas Game Photos

Read Game Recap

Peter June Simon
Peter June Simon starting in place of the injured James Yap, contributing 20 points and 9 rebounds

Shamari Spears
Derby Ace Import Shamari Spears led the team in scoring with 26 points

Pong Escobal
Newcomer Pong Escobal

Marc Pingris
Marc Pingris had a monster game with 18 points and 19 rebounds

Kerby Raymundo
Kerby Raymundo had a double-double with 17 points and 12 rebounds

More pics at http://www.smartgilaspilipinas.com/photos/smart-gilas-vs-derby-ace-llamados/

Spears out, Beasley In

Even though Shamari Spears led Derby Ace to a win versus Smart Gilas, the Llamados have decided to replace Spears with 6’2 Guard Courtney Beasley against San Miguel Beermen tomorrow, Sunday, March 27 6:30pm at the Big Dome.

B-Meg defeats Smart Gilas in OT

Philippine Basketball Association 36th Season
2011 Commissioners Cup
B-Meg Derby Ace Llamados vs Smart Gilas Pilipinas
Derby Ace defeats Smart Gilas in overtime, 98-90

Shamari Spears led Derby Ace in scoring with 26 points in what could be his last game as B-Meg handed Smart Gilas Pilipinas its first loss in the PBA Commissioners Cup, 98-90. Peter June Simon and Marc Pingris both had great games with PJ contributing 20 points and 9 rebounds and Pingris grabbing 19 rebounds and scoring 18 points.

Kerby Raymundo had a double-double with 17 points and 12 rebounds together with 2 assists and 2 steals while Nino “KG” Canaleta who made a crucial 3 pointer in the last 2 minutes of the game scored 13 points and grabbed 7 rebounds.

Mac Baracael led Smart Gilas with 19 points but missed 6-10 Marcus Douthit in the 4th period after sustaining a sprained ankle in the 3rd quarter, which resulted in the 70-49 edge in rebounding by the Llamados.

James Yap, Don Allado, Rico Maierhofer, Rafi Reavis and Jonas Villanueva did not play due to injuries.

Game scores:

Derby Ace 98 – Spears 26, Simon 20, Pingris 18, Raymundo 17, Canaleta 13, Yap R 4, Gaco 0,
Fernandez 0, Escobal 0, Adducul 0.

Smart Gilas 90 – Baracael 19, Tiu 16, Lassiter 14, Douthit 14, Barroca 7, Casio 6, Aguilar 6,
Slaughter 5, Lutz 3, Ababou 0, Ramos 0.

Quarterscores: 17-20, 37-42, 63-67, 86-86, 98-90