Finals woes

first_imgTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title LATEST STORIES Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal PSC, Deped start grassroots work Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anewcenter_img Coach Chito Victolero said there’s no replacement waiting in the wings anymore, with the tournament taking a two-week break.Everything now depends on how Travis feels in the coming days.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back Chriss“If he (Travis) tells me that he can play, then I will take his word for it,” Victolero said Monday. “It will be up to him, like in Game 4 (of the semifinals) when he told us that he could play and we didn’t need to replace him.”Travis erupted for a PBA career-high 50 points in the series-clincher over the Gin Kings on Friday, doing it on one good leg. He later admitted in an interview that he wouldn’t have been able to play had the series gone to a decider. MOST READ Ordered to stay away from Magnolia’s practices by team physicians pending the evaluation of his hamstring injury, Romeo Travis’ continued stint with the Hotshots will depend largely on what the hardworking import tells the coaching staff later in the week.The team’s physical therapist has grounded Travis, instructing the import to keep his injured leg still, until the next tests so they could determine the extent of the injury. The coaching staff earlier admitted contacting a potential replacement for Travis in former La Salle player Ben Mbala had Magnolia’s Final Four series with Barangay Ginebra gone the distance.ADVERTISEMENT Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Alaska is also not spared of the injury bug, with guards Chris Banchero and JV Casio also sore after a grueling four-game series against Meralco.Meanwhile, the Philippine team clashed with Jordan at Meralco gym in Pasig on Monday in the first of a series of tune-up games as part of the Filipino’ preparation for the fifth window of the Fiba World Cup 2019 Asia qualifiers.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next View commentslast_img read more

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