PHOENIX Tremendous LPG traded the explosive Calvin Abueva to Magnolia in trade for prolific guard Chris Banchero, Gas Masters head coach Topex Robinson revealed on Wednesday morning.
In addition to the Abueva-Banchero trade, Phoenix can be giving up its No. 6 choose in subsequent month’s Rookie Draft and subsequent season’s No. 18 choose.
It was one other shock low season commerce after Terrafima let go of CJ Perez in trade for 3 gamers and draft picks to San Miguel Beer, which, like Magnolia, is one among three groups below the San Miguel Corp. umbrella. The third workforce is Barangay Ginebra San Miguel.
Curiously, Phoenix signed Abueva to a three-year most contract final December after exhibiting an enormous enchancment in his sport within the Philippine Basketball Affiliation Philippine Cup in Clark.
Abueva averaged 13.6 factors and 10.6 rebounds in six video games within the Philippine Cup with nary an incident on and off the courtroom. He was relieved from a 17-month suspension within the shortened 45th season.