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PBA Commissioner lowers fine and ban on Ivan Johnson

PBA Commissioner Chito Narvasa lowered the fine of Talk N Text Import Ivan Johnson from P250,000 to P150,000 and the lifetime ban was lowered to a season-long ban, this means Ivan Johnson can return next year if TNT still wants him as an import.

Ivan Johnson elbows Bryan Faundo Video

Talk N Text Import Ivan Johnson got his 2nd technical foul by hitting an elbow on Bryan Faundo and was ejected from the game, this resulted in Ivan Johnson saying profanities to PBA Commissioner Chito Narvasa which was the reason he was banned in the PBA.

Watch Ivan Johnson elbows Bryan Faundo Video

TNT Import Ivan Johnson fined 250K and banned from the PBA

Ivan Johnson vs Beau Belga

Talk N Text import Ivan Johnson was fined P250,000 and banned from playing in the PBA due to “addressing the Commissioner with profanities and showing utter disrespect for authority”.

Ivan Johnson was ejected in the Talk N Text vs Meralco game and was seen talking to PBA Commissioner Chito Narvasa after his ejection.

Ivan Johnson was recently suspended in a tune-up game and did not play in the 1st game of Talk N Text. Read more: TNT Import Ivan Johnson suspended and fined 50K

2 referees in GlobalPort vs Ginebra game suspended

The two referees in the GlobalPort vs Barangay Ginebra PBA Quarterfinals game who were not able to call the 2 violations on Stanley Pringle (5-second ball hogging and backing violation) were suspended for the rest of the 2015-2016 Philippine Cup by PBA Commissioner Chito Narvasa.

Official Statement from the Office of the Commissioner:

Jimmy Alapag is back, traded to Meralco in 3-team trade

Jimmy Alapag

New PBA Commissioner Chito Narvasa approved the trade between Meralco, Talk N Text and Blackwater. Jimmy Alapag is back from retirement and will go to Meralco Bolts, TNT gets Larry Rodriguez and Mike Cortez and James Sena goes to Blackwater Elite.

PBA Trade Summary:

Candidates for PBA Commissioner includes Vince Hizon, Danny Siegle out

Danny Siegle

Former PBA Player Vince Hizon and current Talk N Text player Danny Siegle is included in the list of possible PBA Commissioners who will succeed current PBA Commissioner Chito Salud.