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Getting cut, playing in ABL motivated Javelona to get PBA call-up

first_imgDave Chappelle donates P1 million to Taal relief operations After getting cut by Phoenix in during his rookie year in 2016, Javelona found himself back in the PBA, this time as a member of the GlobalPort Batang Pier in the 2018 Commissioner’s Cup.This is Javelona’s second chance at the country’s premier basketball league and he owes this call up to his hard work in helping Alab Pilipinas win the championship in the ASEAN Basketball League.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown“It feels so good to be here and I’m happy I get to play in the PBA,” said Javelona, who was drafted late in the third round by the Fuel Masters, after the Batang Pier’s 116-94 win over NLEX Wednesday at Smart Araneta Coliseum.“What happened to me [when I was cut and ended up playing in the ABL] actually became a source of motivation that I should work even harder so I can get to this place where I am now,” added Javelona in Filipino. Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending 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 LATEST STORIES Jury of 7 men, 5 women selected for Weinstein rape trial It was a return Pao Javelona had to wait for two years to happen.ADVERTISEMENT Dandan attributes Columbian’s inconsistent play to poor defense MOST READ Javelona averaged 4.4 points, 2.2 rebounds, and 1.7 assists, in 12.2 minutes per game for Alab in the ABL’s elimination round before showing his capabilities on the defensive end in the playoffs.That brand of play earned Javelona a call-up from the Batang Pier, who are in the fourth seed of the Commissioner’s Cup with a 3-2 record.“I’ll have to put in extra effort, extra work so I can reach what I want to achieve in my career,” said Javelona who had three points, on 1-of-4 shooting, and two assists in 11 minutes of playing time.ADVERTISEMENT China population now over 1.4 billion as birthrate falls Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Winfrey details her decision to withdraw from Simmons film View commentslast_img read more

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