Everything is all set for the PBA All-Star Game on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at the Xavier University Gym in Cagayan de Oro City.
In a Press Release, the players and PBA staff will arrive tomorrow morning via two morning PAL flights and will make a courtesy call on Mayor Oscar Moreno before lunch. All-Star coach Chito Victolero then holds a basketball clinic. The All-Star Game is set Wednesday night pitting the PBA Mindanao All-Stars versus Gilas Pilipinas.
As a curtain-raiser, the Shooting Stars event will be held to be participated in by Mindanaoan players Cyrus Baguio, Glenn Khobuntin and Jio Jalalon. The event features various teams shooting the ball from five (5) different spots including the half-court shot. Jericho Cruz of Rain or Shine won last year’s event.
Aside from Baguio, Khobuntin and Jalalon, the PBA Mindanao selection also includes Troy Rosario, Mark Barroca, Scottie Thompson, PJ Simon, Rafi Reavis, Moala Tautuaa, Sonny Thoss, Carlo Lastimosa and Baser Amer.
Making the Gilas team are Terrence Romeo, LA Revilla, Mike Tolomia, RR Pogoy, Matthew Wright, Kevin Ferrer, Carl Bryan Cruz, Alfonso Gotladera, Bradwyn Guinto and June Mar Fajardo.
Meanwhile, only a few tickets are left. You can still buy at the following outlets.