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Chito Salud’s Hard Decision On Renaldo Balkman

March 11, 2013

PBA commissioner Chito Salud’s Monday decision to ban Petron import Renaldo Balkman and fine him a hefty sum of P250,000 is not an easy decision to make as seen in his facial expression and the tone of his voice during his brief but straight-to-the-point announcement to the press. If I’d put myself on Salud’s shoes, […]

Petron Management Needs To Deal The “Choking” Incident At Its Root

March 8, 2013

I’m just amazed at how level-headed Arwind Santos was in handling the “choking” incident he had with Petron teammate and import Renaldo Balkman during the final 21.6 seconds of the match where the Boosters lost to the Alaska Aces, 73-83. His action was in stark contrast with Balkman, who went ballistic in the waning seconds […]

PBA Imports Who Made The Difference This Early

February 11, 2013

Except for Alaska, three other teams that figured in the semifinals of the recent PBA Philippine Cup dropped their respective Commissioner’s Cup-opening games over the weekend. Alaska hacked out a pulse-pounding 83-81 win over Philippine Cup runner-up Rain or Shine behind the buzzer-beating bank shot by Cyrus Baguio on Saturday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. […]