2008–09 Burger King Whoppers season

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2008-09 Burger King Whoppers season
Head coach Bo Perasol (Philippine Cup)
Yeng Guiao (Fiesta Conference)
Philippine Cup results
Record 8–10
(.444)
Place 8th
Playoff finish 2nd Wildcard round
(lost to SMB)
Fiesta Conference results
Record 8–6
(.571)
Place 4th
Playoff finish Semifinals
(lost to SMB, 4–2)

Stats @ PBA-Online.net
Burger King Whoppers seasons
2007–08 2009–10

The 2008–09 Burger King Whoppers season is the 7th season of the franchise in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA). The team were previously known as Air21 Express in the Philippine Cup.

Key dates[edit]

Draft picks[edit]

Main article: 2008 PBA Draft
Round Pick Player Height Position Nationality College
1 6 Mark Borboran 6'6 SG/SF  Philippines East
2 13 Pocholo Villanueva 6'3 PG/SG  Philippines De La Salle

Roster[edit]

Burger King Whoppers roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # POB Name Height Weight DOB (YYYY–MM–DD) From
PG 3 Philippines Billones, Egay 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) 165 lb (75 kg) Las Piñas
PG 6 Philippines Cruz, Marvin 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) 160 lb (73 kg) UP Diliman
SF 8 Philippines Rodriguez, Erick 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 200 lb (91 kg) Letran
SG 9 Philippines Villanueva, Pocholo 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 170 lb (77 kg) De La Salle
SF 17 Philippines Aban, Aaron 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 200 lb (91 kg) Letran
PG 19 Philippines Arboleda, Wynne (C) 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) 180 lb (82 kg) MLQU
SG 20 Philippines David, Gary 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 175 lb (79 kg) Lyceum
SF 28 Philippines Yee, Mark 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 170 lb (77 kg) SSC-R Cavite
SF 29 Philippines Santos, Arwind 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 170 lb (77 kg) FEU
C 30 Philippines Belga, Beau 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 225 lb (102 kg) PCU
C 34 Philippines Sharma, Carlo 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 220 lb (100 kg) De La Salle
PF 48 Philippines Quiñahan, J.R. 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 235 lb (107 kg) UV
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  • Injured Injured

Depth chart[edit]

Pos. Starting 5 Bench 1 Bench 2 Bench 3
C Beau Belga
PF Shawn Daniels
SF Arwind Santos
SG Gary David
PG Wynne Arboleda

Philippine Cup[edit]

Eliminations[edit]

Standings[edit]

# 2008-09 PBA Philippine Cup
Team W L PCT GB Tie
1 y-Alaska Aces 12 6 .667 --
2 y-Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 11 7 .611 1 +1
3 x-Barangay Ginebra Kings 10 8 .556 2 +16
4 x-Rain or Shine Elasto Painters 10 8 .556 2 -3
5 x-Sta. Lucia Realtors 10 8 .556 2 -13
6 w-San Miguel Beermen 9 9 .500 3
7 w-Purefoods TJ Giants 8 10 .444 4 +11
8 w-Air21 Express 8 10 .444 4 -11
9 w-Coca-Cola Tigers 7 11 .389 5
10 e-Red Bull Barako 5 13 .278 7

Legend:

  • y-Qualified for semifinals
  • x-Qualified for quarterfinals
  • w-Qualified for the wildcard phase
  • e-Eliminated


Game log[edit]

2008–09 PBA Philippine Cup game log
2008–09 schedule

Playoffs[edit]

Game Log[edit]

2008–09 PBA Philippine Cup playoff game log
2008–09 schedule

Statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FGM  Field-goal made  FGA  Field-goal attempts  FG%  Field-goal percentage
 3PM  3-point field-goal made  3PA  3-point field-goal attempts  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage
 FTM  Free-throw made  FTA  Free-throw attempts  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  TOT  Turnovers per game  PPG  Points per game

Player Stats as of November 29, 2008. 10:00 p.m. PHI Time

Player GP MPG FG% 3FG% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
Wynne Arboleda 12 28.8 .368 .343 .696 4.1 4.7 1.7 0.1 11.6
Egay Billones 11 12.1 .390 .316 .571 0.8 1.4 0.4 0.0 6.0
Niño Canaleta 12 22.4 .333 .243 .895 3.8 1.4 0.3 0.4 7.0
Marvin Cruz 12 11.5 .343 .100 .842 1.2 2.8 0.7 0.0 3.4
Gary David 12 32.3 .393 .250 .773 4.5 2.1 0.8 0.1 18.2
Ranidel De Ocampo 12 36.3 .455 .381 .630 10.5 3.5 1.2 0.4 12.9
J.C. Intal 10 13.2 .393 .210 0.308 3.0 1.6 0.8 0.3 5.2
Doug Kramer 11 18.4 .459 .250 .769 5.4 0.8 0.2 0.6 6.1
J.R. Quiñahan 12 22.6 .575 .000 0.529 6.8 1.5 0.5 1.3 8.4
Arwind Santos 11 33.6 .444 .320 .771 8.9 0.9 1.4 1.7 17.9
Adonis Santa Maria 8 7.8 .600 .667 .500 1.0 0.3 0.1 0.0 2.1
Homer Se 7 22.1 .514 .100 .611 5.4 1.3 1.1 1.0 12.3
Pocholo Villanueva 7 5.3 .182 .000 .000 0.3 0.4 0.0 0.1 0.5

Fiesta Conference[edit]

Eliminations[edit]

Standings[edit]

# 2009 PBA Fiesta Conference
Team W L PCT GB Tie PO
1 z-San Miguel Beermen 11 3 .786 –-
2 z-Barangay Ginebra Kings 8 6 .571 3 −7 Symbol confirmed.svg
3 y-Rain or Shine Elasto Painters 8 6 .571 3 +15 Symbol unrelated.svg
4 y-Burger King Whoppers 8 6 .571 3 −8
5 x-Sta. Lucia Realtors 7 7 .500 4 +7
6 x-Purefoods TJ Giants 7 7 .500 4 +3
7 x-Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 7 7 .500 4 −10
8 x-Coca-Cola Tigers 6 8 .429 5 NA* Symbol confirmed.svg
9 w-Alaska Aces 6 8 .429 5 NA* Symbol unrelated.svg
10 w-Barako Bull Energy Boosters 2 12 .143 9

NA* = teams tied for 8th and 9th would have to play an extra game regardless of the results of their classification round games.

Key:

  • z- Qualified for the semifinals
  • y- Qualified for the wildcard phase with the twice to beat advantage
  • x- Qualified for the knockout wildcard phase
  • w- Qualified for the wildcard phase with the twice to win disadvantage

Game log[edit]

2008–09 PBA Fiesta Conference game log
2008–09 schedule

Playoffs[edit]

Game Log[edit]

Statistics[edit]

Player GP MPG FG% 3FG% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG

Awards and records[edit]

Awards[edit]

Records[edit]

Note: Air21 Express/Burger King Whoppers Records Only

Record Stat Holder Date/s
Most points in one game 36 Gary David vs. San Miguel Beermen November 5, 2008
Most points in one half 30 Gary David vs. San Miguel Beermen November 5, 2008
Most points in one quarter 19 Gary David vs. San Miguel Beermen November 5, 2008
Most rebounds in one game 17 J.R. Quiñahan vs. Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters October 9, 2008
Most assists in one game 10 Wynne Arboleda vs. Coca-Cola Tigers November 15, 2008
Most blocks in one game 6 J.R. Quiñahan vs. Brgy. Ginebra Kings December 5, 2008
Most steals in one game 5 Wynne Arboleda vs. Purefoods TJ Giants November 29, 2008
Most minutes played in one game 44 Arwind Santos vs. Purefoods TJ Giants October 31, 2008

Transactions[edit]

Trades[edit]

Traded to For
Mark Borboran Alaska Aces J.R. Quiñahan
Ranidel de Ocampo Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters Don Allado and

2011 First Round Pick

2010 and 2011 First Round Pick Red Bull Barako Cyrus Baguio
Don Allado and Nino Canaleta Purefoods Tender Juicy Giants Beau Belga and Richard Alonzo [1]
JC Intal, Doug Kramer, Chico Lanete Barangay Ginebra Kings 2012 and 2013 First Round Pick

Free agents[edit]

References[edit]