Memphis has the No. 2 pick and an apparent opening at point guard for Murray State's Ja Morant after agreeing to trade Mike Conley to Utah on Wednesday. Barrett is hoping he'll go to the New York Knicks with the third pick, and whoever lands at No. 4 is set to be Williamson's teammate because the Lakers included the pick in the package for Davis.
Facing the media in the wake of a leadership change in the Philippine Olympic Committee this week and news about possible rescheduling of the biennial meet, Ramirez reported that he met with Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea who relayed the President's instructions to the sports chief.
"I'm not here to just come for a day or two and leave. I understand it's a process. We gotta trust our process," said Prosper, a product of the State University of New York College at Old Westbury who scored 26 points and grabbed 14 rebounds in a 42-minute stint inside with the Dyip.
The Blaze Spikers battle newbie Marinerang Pilipina at 4:15 p.m. while the Tornadoes test the mettle of Generika-Ayala in the 7 p.m. main tiff of this prestigious women’s club tourney bankrolled by SOGO, Eurotel, PCSO, Cocolife, UCPB Gen, Mueller, Senoh, Asics, Bizooku and One Sport.
Father’s Day celebration was doubly special for Allan Caidic and Johnny Abarrientos as the former PBA MVP winners stamped their class over the weekend in leading San Miguel Beer and Alaska Milk to big wins in the UNTV Cup PBA Legends Faceoff at the Pasig City Sports Center.