Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Tiebreaker Times
Photo by PBA Images

Basketball

NLEX signs free agent Kris Rosales


Kris Rosales is in for a PBA return after signing a one-year deal with NLEX ahead of the season-ending Governors’ Cup, the team announced Tuesday.

The Fil-Am guard has finally found himself a new home after Rain or Shine let him go back in February, causing him to miss the Philippine Cup.

He actually saw action in the Clark bubble last year and averaged 5.45 points and 3.91 rebounds in 19 minutes. The Elasto Painters, though, did not renew him.

The signing comes a day after the Road Warriors traded Mike Ayonayon and Will McAloney to Blackwater for Marion Magat and a 2023 second-round pick.

Turning 31 in December, Rosales is a welcome addition for head coach Yeng Guiao’s backcourt rotation, led by Kevin Alas and Jericho Cruz.

The decorated mentor will have himself a bevy of guards to work with. He also has Philip Paniamogan and Bong Galanza at his disposal.

The 6-foot gunslinger brings with him the experience he garnered playing for TNT and Rain or Shine since entering the league in 2015.

Picked 19th overall by Barako Bull but left unsigned, Rosales had also played internationally with Singapore in the ASEAN Basketball League.

#ReadMore  Victolero proud that Rome Dela Rosa has become an offensive cog as well
Written By

Oftentimes on the sidelines. Forever a student of the game. Morayta-bred.

Tiebreaker Times Logo

You May Also Like

3x3 Basketball

Purefoods outdueled Meralco, 21-16, to rule the fourth leg of the PBA 3×3 inaugurals, Sunday evening at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig. Jun...

3x3 Basketball

Platinum Karaoke manhandled Zamboanga, 22-10, to finish pool play of the PBA 3×3 Leg 4 unbeaten, Sunday at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig....

Basketball

Asi Taulava will be playing his 25th year in the Philippine Basketball Association. NLEX has announced that the 2003 PBA Most Valuable Player will...

3x3 Basketball

Platinum Karaoke signified its intentions of winning it all this time with a perfect run in the PBA 3×3 Leg 4 opener, Saturday at...

3x3 Basketball

No postgame pleasantries took place at the end of Platinum Karaoke’s 21-17 win over Sista in Leg 4 of the PBA 3×3, Saturday at...

3x3 Basketball

Roider Cabrera successfully underwent angioplasty last Thursday, according to the latest update regarding the Terrafirma 3×3 player. A broadcast report during PBA 3×3 Leg...

Basketball

Youth-driven teams Meralco and Rain or Shine engaged in a trade that saw the two exchange up-and-coming guards in a straight-up swap. The Bolts...

Basketball

All the memories he had with Gilas Pilipinas came rushing back to Carl Bryan Cruz the moment he saw Chot Reyes and his old...

Advertisement