MANILA, Philippines–James Yap reversed the clock with a classic efficiency on Sunday evening throughout Rain or Shine’s 105-87 loss to Meralco in the PBA Governors’ Cup opener.
Yap tallied 14 factors improved a streamlined jump-shooting efficiency that thrilled the group at PhilSports Arena in Pasig City.
Last usedSept 30, 2021, the two-time Most Valuable Player confessed that he was strained the entire competition.
“I felt like I was a rookie. I was feeling the same way that I did back in 2004. Nervous. I don’t know if I could still do it,” he stated.
“I’m just happy I was welcomed by the fans. I’m so grateful to them, and of course to coach Yeng (Guiao) for giving me a chance to still play basketball,” he included.
A participant of the organization’s 40 Greatest Players, the 19-year pro likewise devoted his return to his components in San Juan City, where he is currently likewise working as a representative.
Yap’s brilliant efficiency was a view to look at for every person in presence, consisting of Guiao that really feels that the professional’s proving was amongst minority positive side in the blowout.
“I guess if there’s a positive side to this loss, it’s James’ game. He was able to come back, and at least for those six, seven minutes he was able to hit his stride.”
“I wasn’t expecting that,” Yap stated of his efficiency. “I was simply attempting to be