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|No. 19 – Barangay Ginebra San Miguel|
|Position||Power forward / Center|
July 16, 1984 |
Tuguegarao, Cagayan, Philippines
|Listed height||6 ft 9 in (206 cm)|
|Listed weight||215 lb (98 kg)|
|High school||Colegio de San Juan de Letran|
|College||University of the Philippines|
|PBA draft||2006 / Pick: Elevated|
|Selected by the Welcoat Dragons|
|Pro playing career||2006–present|
|2006–2011||Rain or Shine Elasto Painters|
|2013–present||Barangay Ginebra San Miguel|
|Career highlights and awards|
Rain or Shine
Reyes was the youngest player in the 2006–07 PBA season at only 22 years of age. He played 35 games and he averaged 12.51 points per game, 1.57 blocks per game and 8.89 rebounds per game. He was one of the rookies who led the PBA in the top ten in the rebound category.
On January 20, Rain or Shine Elasto Painters, Meralco Bolts and Air21 Express were involved in a tree way trade. Rain or Shine was able to get Ronjay Buenafe, Ronnie Matias, the 2011 and 2013 1st round picks from Air21 and Beau Belga from Meralco. Meralco will now have Solomon Mercado and Paolo Bugia from Rain or Shine and Erick Rodriguez of Air21. Air21 will now have Jay-R Reyes from Rain or Shine, Reed Juntilla from Meralco and the 2011 and 2013 second round pics from Meralco.
After playing one conference with the Air21 Express, Jay-R Reyes has been traded for Alaska Aces' top scorer Joe Devance. It was reported that Joe Devance wanted out of Alaska, hoping to get better compensation somewhere else. The Alaska manager already offer JDV a 350,000 php a month.
Barangay Ginebra San Miguel
- Reyes' Player Profile
||NCAA Juniors' Basketball Rookie of the Year
|NCAA Juniors' Basketball Finals Most Valuable Player