Tuesday, July 3, 2012

On Robert Jaworski

Jaworski is a wonderful study in sociology. I didn't hate Jaworski that much when he was with Toyota, I actually despised Fernandez more. Being an avowed Crispanatic, it was always Fernandez that made life difficult for Crispa. Sure, Jaworski got his licks in but the real pain in the behind was Don Ramon. For one, Abet Guidaben was a poor match against him, especially during the earlier years. Philip Cezar did well in defending him but then again, he's two inches shorter than Fernandez. And we all know how

Monday, July 2, 2012

The Greatest PBA Games

1. Game 7 of the 1991 Open Conference Finals
Outcome - Ginebra 104 Shell 102

The protagonists - Ginebra San Miguel and Formula Shell Rimula-X. Two of the most bitter rivals especially after then AƱejo Rhum walked out of the previous year's tumultous Game 6, practically handing the silver platter to the Oilers. After 4 games, Shell was comfortably ahead, 3-1, needing just