26 February 2018

Arinze Onuaku Is Baackkk!

Best Import
Meralco Bolts fans still remembered the former Best Import Arinze Onuaku for the mid-season conference who almost carried them to the finals two years ago, The burly 6-foot-9, ex-Syracuse stalwart, will be back.

Team manager Paolo Trillo confirmed a few days ago to Spin.ph that they signed the 30-year-old Maryland native, who had previous stints with NBA teams New Orleans, Minnesota, and Orlando.

18 December 2017

No More Chito Narvasa

The Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) finally confirmed Chito Narvasa has submitted his resignation, just minutes before the start of the league's 43rd season. The ceremonies almost didn't push through owing to a disagreement among member ballclubs over Narvasa's tenure as commissioner.

The pro league also announced that longtime media bureau chief Willie Marcial has been named officer in charge until a new commissioner is named.

11 December 2017

Possible Meralco Line-Up and Rotation

Meralco Bolts 1st Runner-up
By now Meralco Bolts' followers might have heard the news, Cliff Hodge and Ranidel de Ocampo might not be able to start playing until end of January 2018. Nico Salva and Jason Ballesteros are now members of the Bolts and Kelly Nabong is packed his bags for GlobalPort Batang Pier. So, how will Bolt's lineup look now?

Nobody in the Bolt's current roster has the ability to take over games. It was initially expected that Sophomore guard Baser Amer can fulfill this role. However, after the seven-game Governor's Cup Finals series against Barangay Ginebra, it is obvious that Amer needs to further improve his nerves in crucial moments of the game. The same can be said to his back court partner Chris Newsome,

08 December 2017

More Veterans Added In Bolts Frontcourt

Jason Ballesteros
With no first round pick in the last Rookie Draft mired by the controversial San Miguel Beermen first pick, the Meralco Bolts turned their eye on the tested and proven veterans of the league.

Despite the uncertainty surrounding the 43rd season of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA), the Bolts still decided to reinforce their shallow frontcourt by adding free agent big man Jason Ballesteros while looking to sign up veterans KG Canaleta and Mac Baracael.