2011–12 Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters season

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2011-12 Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters season
Head coach Chot Reyes
Owner(s) Smart Communications
Philippine Cup results
Record 19–8
(.704)
Place 2nd
Playoff finish Champions
(def. Powerade, 4-1)
Commissioner's Cup results
Record 13–8
(.619)
Place 1st
Playoff finish Runner-up
(lost to B-Meg, 4-3)
Governors Cup results
Record 8–6
(.571)
Place 4th
Playoff finish Semifinalist

Stats @ PBA-Online.net
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters seasons
2010–11 2012–13

The 2011–12 Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters season is the 22nd season of the franchise in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA).

Key dates[edit]

Draft picks[edit]

Main article: 2011 PBA Draft
Round Pick Player Position Nationality College
2 12 John Raymundo G  Philippines San Sebastian

Roster[edit]

Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # POB Name Height Weight DOB (YYYY–MM–DD) From
PG 3 United States Alapag, Jimmy (C) 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) 160 lb (73 kg) CSU San Bernardino
PF 4 United States Carey, Harvey 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 210 lb (95 kg) Sonoma State
G/F 6 Philippines Gamalinda, Riego 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 184 lb (83 kg) San Beda
G 10 United States Reyes, Ryan 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Cal State Fullerton
G/F 12 Philippines Fonacier, Larry 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 170 lb (77 kg) Ateneo
PG 16 Philippines Raymundo, John (R) 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) 170 lb (77 kg) San Sebastian
G 17 Philippines Castro, Jayson 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) 167 lb (76 kg) PCU
C 18 Philippines Lao, Gilbert 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 210 lb (95 kg) UST
G/F 20 United States Dillinger, Jared 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 220 lb (100 kg) Hawaii
F 21 United States Williams, Kelly 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Oakland
F 33 Philippines De Ocampo, Ranidel 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 200 lb (91 kg) Saint Francis of Assisi
F/C 34 United States Peek, Ali 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 240 lb (109 kg) Saint Mary's
F/C 35 Philippines Aguilar, Japeth 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 225 lb (102 kg) Western Kentucky
F 40 Japan Alvarez, Rich 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 200 lb (91 kg) Ateneo
G/F 51 Philippines Aban, Aaron 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 200 lb (91 kg) Letran
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)



Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (I) Import
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (IN) Inactive
  • (S) Suspended
  • (R) Rookie
  • Injured Injured

Philippine Cup[edit]

Eliminations[edit]

Standings[edit]

 y  – clinched quarterfinals with twice-to-beat advantage,  x  – clinched outright quarterfinals,  w  – clinched quarterfinals with twice-to-win disadvantage,  e  – eliminated

2011–12 PBA Philippine Cup
# Team W L PCT GB Tie
1 y – B-Meg Llamados 10 4 .714 +8
2 y – Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 10 4 .714 −8
3 x – Petron Blaze Boosters 9 5 .643 1 +8
4 x – Barangay Ginebra Kings 9 5 .643 1 +1
5 x – Rain or Shine Elasto Painters 9 5 .643 1 −9
6 x – Meralco Bolts 8 6 .571 2
7 w – Barako Bull Energy 6 8 .429 4 +35
8 w – Powerade Tigers 6 8 .429 4 −35
9 e – Alaska Aces 3 11 .214 7
10 e – Shopinas.com Clickers 0 14 .000 10

Bracket[edit]

  Quarterfinals     Semifinals
(Best-of-7)
    Finals
(Best-of-7)
    (#1 twice to beat)                        
  1  B-Meg 88 123  
  8  Powerade 97 131*  
            8  Powerade 4    
    (Best-of-3)       5  Rain or Shine 3  
  4  Barangay Ginebra 0  
  5  Rain or Shine 2    
    8  Powerade 1
    (#2 twice-to-beat)     2  Talk 'N Text 4
  2  Talk 'N Text 81    
  7  Barako Bull 79    
            2  Talk 'N Text 4
    (Best-of-3)     3  Petron Blaze 3    
  3  Petron Blaze 2  
  6  Meralco 0    

*Game went into overtime

Quarterfinals[edit]

Talk 'N Text vs. Barako Bull[edit]

December 14
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 81, Barako Bull Energy 79
Talk 'N Text wins series in one game

Semifinals[edit]

Talk 'N Text-Petron Blaze series[edit]

January 5
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 87, Petron Blaze Boosters 83
January 7
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 89, Petron Blaze Boosters 91
January 9
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 93, Petron Blaze Boosters 95
January 11
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 82, Petron Blaze Boosters 85
January 13
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 93, Petron Blaze Boosters 91
January 15
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 111, Petron Blaze Boosters 108
January 18
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 92, Petron Blaze Boosters 91
Talk 'N Text wins series 4–3

Finals[edit]

January 20
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 116, Powerade Tigers 100
January 23
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 102, Powerade Tigers 96
January 25
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 133, Powerade Tigers 126 (OT)
January 27
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 97, Powerade Tigers 100
January 29
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 110, Powerade Tigers 101
Talk 'N Text wins series 4–1

Commissioner's Cup[edit]

Eliminations[edit]

Standings[edit]

 y  – clinched outright semifinals,  x  – clinched quarterfinals,  e  – eliminated

2012 PBA Commissioner's Cup
# Team W L PCT GB GAvg PO
1 y – Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 7 2 .778
2 y – Barangay Ginebra Kings 6 3 .667 1 0.85 Symbol confirmed.svg
3 x – B-Meg Llamados 6 3 .667 1 1.17 Symbol unrelated.svg
4 x – Alaska Aces 5 4 .556 2
5 x – Barako Bull Energy 4 5 .444 3 1.04
6 x – Meralco Bolts 4 5 .444 3 1.01 Symbol confirmed.svg
7 e – Powerade Tigers 4 5 .444 3 0.95 Symbol unrelated.svg
8 e – Rain or Shine Elasto Painters 3 6 .333 4 1.12
9 e – Petron Blaze Boosters 3 6 .333 4 1.11
10 e – Air21 Express 3 6 .333 4 0.80

Bracket[edit]

  Quarterfinals
(Best-of-3)
    Semifinals
(Best-of-5)
    Finals
(Best-of-7)
                           
        1  Talk 'N Text 3  
  4  Alaska 1     5  Barako Bull 2    
  5  Barako Bull 2         1  Talk 'N Text 3
      3  B-Meg 4
        2  Barangay Ginebra 1    
  3  B-Meg 2     3  B-Meg 3  
  6  Meralco 1  

Semifinals[edit]

Talk 'N Text–Barako Bull series[edit]

April 10
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 77, Barako Bull Energy 84
April 12
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 123, Barako Bull Energy 98
April 14
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 81, Barako Bull Energy 85
April 16
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 108, Barako Bull Energy 90
April 18
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 101, Barako Bull Energy 90
Talk 'N Text wins series, 3-2

Finals[edit]

April 23
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 82, B-Meg Llamados 88
April 25
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 104, B-Meg Llamados 102
April 27
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 87, B-Meg Llamados 91
April 29
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 100, B-Meg Llamados 85
May 2
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 66, B-Meg Llamados 82
May 4
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 92, B-Meg Llamados 82
May 6
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 84, B-Meg Llamados 90 (OT)
B-Meg wins series, 4-3

Governors Cup[edit]

Eliminations[edit]

Standings[edit]

 y  – clinched semifinals,  e  – eliminated

2012 PBA Governors' Cup
# Team W L PCT GB Tie PO
1 yRain or Shine Elasto Painters 8 1 .889
2 yB-Meg Llamados 6 3 .667 2
3 yTalk 'N Text Tropang Texters 5 4 .555 3 +18
4 yBarangay Ginebra Kings 5 4 .555 3 0
5 yPetron Blaze Boosters 5 4 .555 3 −18
6 yMeralco Bolts 4 5 .444 4 +11 Bye Symbol confirmed.svg
7 ePowerade Tigers 4 5 .444 4 −18 Symbol confirmed.svg Symbol unrelated.svg
8 eBarako Bull Energy 4 5 .444 4 +8 Symbol unrelated.svg
9 eAlaska Aces 2 7 .222 6 +30
10 eAir21 Express 2 7 .222 6 −30

Semifinals[edit]

Standings[edit]

 z  – clinched outright finals,  y  – clinched finals berth playoff,  x  – clinched 4-of-5 win playoff incentive,  e  – eliminated

2012 PBA Governors Cup semifinals
# Team Cumulative SF Tie* PO
W L PCT GB W L
1 zRain or Shine Elasto Painters 10 4 .692 2 3
2 yB-Meg Llamados 9 5 .643 1 3 2 +20 Symbol confirmed.svg
3 xBarangay Ginebra Kings 9 5 .643 1 4 1 −20 Symbol unrelated.svg
4 eTalk 'N Text Tropang Texters 8 6 .571 2 3 2
5 ePetron Blaze Boosters 6 8 .429 4 1 4 +12
6 eMeralco Bolts 6 8 .429 4 2 3 −12

* Point differential on games among tied teams, and if still tied, overall point differential.

Transactions[edit]

Trades[edit]

Pre-season[edit]

August 28, 2011[1] To Talk 'N Text
Bam Gamalinda (from Meralco)
Shawn Weinstein (from Meralco)
To Meralco
Mark Yee (from Talk 'N Text)
2011 1st round pick (Jason Ballesteros) (from Talk 'N Text)
Mark Macapagal (from Powerade)
To Powerade
Chris Timberlake (from Meralco)
Ogie Menor (from Meralco)
2011 2nd round pick (John Marc Agustin) (from Talk 'N Text)

Recruited imports[edit]

Tournament Name Debuted Last game Record
Commissioner's Cup Omar Samhan February 17 (vs. Meralco) February 26 (vs. Alaska) 2–0
Donnell Harvey March 7 (vs. Air21) May 6 (vs. B-Meg) 10–8
Governors Cup Paul Harris May 23 (vs. Meralco) July 18 (vs. Ginebra) 8-6

References[edit]

  1. ^ Meralco, Powerade, Talk ‘N Text complete first D-Day deal, Reynaldo Belen, interaksyon.com, August 28, 2011