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Jayson Castro will play for Team Philippines again, this time in a FIBA 3×3 event as replacement for LA Tenorio in the 2016 FIBA 3×3 World Tour Final in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
The Los Angeles Lakers waived Yi Jianlian and Anthony Brown before the start of the new NBA Season. Yi Jianlian averaged 3.0 points and 2.5 rebounds in just 10.7 minutes per game in the NBA preseason.
Terrence Romeo recently signed with PEAK, an international sportswear brand which is also endorsed by Tony Parker (France), Dwight Howard (USA), Milos Teodosic (Serbia) and Matthew Dellavedova (Australia).
Terrence Romeo won his 2nd straight PBA Scoring Title with an average of 24.9 points per game in the PBA 41st Season.
2016 PBA Rookie Draft on October 30 at Robinsons Place Manila. There will be a PBA-Gilas Special Draft but order will not be the same and will be announced on Oct 27.
2016 PBA Rookie Draft Order
1 – Blackwater
2 – Phoenix (from Star Hotshots)
3 – Ginebra (from Phoenix)
Kobe Paras will make his US NCAA debut soon for the Creighton Bluejays under coach Greg McDermott.
no shame in being apart of the short shorts movement pic.twitter.com/Hqy435uuS3
— KoKo Wave (@_kokoparas) October 22, 2016
Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas or SBP is considering 3 more naturalized players as backup in case Andray Batche will not be available in some FIBA Tournaments.
SBP and the PBA revealed the 12 Gilas Cadets who will join the special round of the PBA rookie draft and who will be part of the Gilas Pilipinas Player Pool along with 12 players from the PBA or 1 player from each team.
Gilas Cadets Player Pool
-Carl Bryan Cruz