Eric Salamat

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Eric Salamat
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Position Point guard
League PBA
Personal information
Born (1988-04-26) April 26, 1988 (age 26)
Nationality Filipino
Listed height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Listed weight 190 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school San Sebastian College – Recoletos de Manila
College Ateneo de Manila University
PBA draft 2011 Round: 2nd / Pick: 13th overall
Selected by the Alaska Aces
Pro career 2011–present
Career history
2011–2012 Alaska Aces
2012–2013 Air21 Express
2013–present Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters

Eric Carlo Laboriante Salamat (born April 26, 1988) is a Filipino professional basketball player who currently plays for the Air21 Express in the Philippine Basketball Association. He was drafted 13th overall in 2011 by the Aces. He was one of the key players of the Ateneo Blue Eagles who won the UAAP title from 2008 to 2010.

College career[edit]

Salamat played for the Ateneo de Manila University Men's Senior Basketball team in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines from 2006 to 2010. He was a member of the three-peat Ateneo Blue Eagles team who won the UAAP Men's Basketball titles in 2008, 2009, and 2010.

Alaska Aces[edit]

In the 2011 PBA Draft, he was drafted 13th overall by the Aces.[1]

Air21 Express[edit]

On May 29, 2012, together with a 2nd round pick for 2012, he was traded to Air21 in exchange for RJ Jazul.[2]

PBA career statistics[edit]

  GP Games played   GS Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high

Correct as of October 28, 2013[3]


2011-12 Alaska/Air21 27 9.9 .365 .250 .562 .9 .7 .4 .0 2.6
2012-13 Air21 2 10.5 .125 .000 .000 1.0 .0 1.0 .5 1.0
Career 29 9.7 .341 .222 .562 0.9 .7 .5 .0 2.5


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