PBA Board ‘unanimously’ agrees against trade of No. 1 pick

first_imgMOST READ As per the PBA’s official website, the “PBA Board of Governors unanimously agreed against the trading of the number 1 pick.”The PBA, then under commissioner Chito Narvasa, came under heavy scrutiny after it allowed Kia to trade the rights to the No. 1 pick to San Miguel Beer.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 ChrissREAD: Kia trades top pick to San MiguelSan Miguel, in exchange, traded away JayR Reyes, Ronald Tubid, Rashawn McCarthy, and its 2019 pick for the coveted pick which the Beermen used to select Fil-German big man Christian Standhardinger. Marcial added that even though the rule will only take effect starting next year’s draft, there won’t be a repeat episode of the Standhardinger drama.The PBA has a committee, composed of PBA legal counsel Melvin Mendoza, technical director and operations head Eric Castro, and technical team members Junior Bengua and Roscelle Fabie Teotico, that looks into proposed trades.“All proposed trades go through the committee and once it does we trust the committee that I will give a fair judgment.”ADVERTISEMENT Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal LATEST STORIES YOG: 18th seed Oliva places 6th in women’s 400m freestyle final Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Phivolcs: Slim probability of Taal Volcano caldera eruption View comments Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles01:30’Excited’ Terrence Romeo out to cherish first PBA finals appearance00:50Trending Articles02:14Carpio 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 Christian Standhardinger was the No. 1 overall pick by the San Miguel Beermen in the 2017 PBA Draft. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netThe PBA Board on Friday decided that teams won’t be able to trade the rights to the top overall pick beginning the 2019 draft.PBA commissioner Willie Marcial said the team with the worst record the season prior would be the only one to have the right to the top overall pick.ADVERTISEMENT Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anewlast_img