2012–13 Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters season

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2012-13 Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters season
Head coach Norman Black
Owner(s) Smart Communications
Philippine Cup results
Record 12–2
(.857)
Place 1st
Playoff finish Champions
(def. Rain or Shine, 4-0)
Commissioner's Cup results
Record 7–7
(.500)
Place 6th
Playoff finish Semifinalist
(def. by Barangay Ginebra, 2-3)
Governors' Cup results
Record 3–6
(.333)
Place 9th
Playoff finish did not qualify
Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters seasons
2011–12 2013–14

The 2012–13 Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters season is the 23rd season of the franchise in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA).

Key dates[edit]

Draft picks[edit]

Main article: 2012 PBA Draft
Round Pick Player Position Nationality College
2 10 Jaypee Belencion G/F  Philippines Letran
3 10 Jason Escueta F/C  Philippines Ateneo de Manila

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 8 in (1.73 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
C/G 10 United States Reyes, Ryan 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 190 lb (86 kg) CSU Fullerton
SF 11 Canada Anthony, Sean 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 200 lb (91 kg) McGill
G/F 12 Philippines Fonacier, Larry 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 170 lb (77 kg) Ateneo
G/F 14 Philippines Aquino, Jimbo 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 180 lb (82 kg) San Sebastian
PG 15 Philippines Reyes, Jai 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) 150 lb (68 kg) Ateneo
PG 16 Philippines Raymundo, John 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) 170 lb (77 kg) San Sebastian
C/G 17 Philippines Castro, Jayson 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) 167 lb (76 kg) PCU
F 21 United States Williams, Kelly (IN) 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Oakland
PF 22 Philippines Ferriols, John 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 205 lb (93 kg) USJ-R
C 24 Philippines Al-Hussaini, Rabeh 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 240 lb (109 kg) Ateneo
F 33 Philippines De Ocampo, Ranidel 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 200 lb (91 kg) Saint Francis of Assisi
F/C 34 United States Peek, Ali 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 220 lb (100 kg) Saint Mary's
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)
Team manager



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

Roster


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

2012–13 PBA Philippine Cup
# Team W L PCT GB Tie
1 y – Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 12 2 0.857
2 y – San Mig Coffee Mixers 10 4 0.714 2
3 x – Rain or Shine Elasto Painters 9 5 0.643 3
4 x – Meralco Bolts 8 6 0.571 4 +4
5 x – Alaska Aces 8 6 0.571 4 –4
6 x – Barangay Ginebra San Miguel 7 7 0.500 5
7 w – Petron Blaze Boosters 6 8 0.428 6
8 w – Air21 Express 5 9 0.357 7
9 e – Barako Bull Energy Cola 4 10 0.286 8
10 e – GlobalPort Batang Pier 1 13 0.071 11


Game log[edit]

2012–13 PBA Philippine Cup game log
2012–13 schedule

Playoffs[edit]

Bracket[edit]

  Quarterfinals     Semifinals
(Best-of-7)
    Finals
(Best-of-7)
    (#1 twice to beat)                        
  1  Talk 'N Text 105    
  8  Air21 100    
            1  Talk 'N Text 4    
    (Best-of-3)       5  Alaska 2  
  4  Meralco 0  
  5  Alaska 2    
    1  Talk 'N Text 4
    (#2 twice-to-beat)     3  Rain or Shine 0
  2  San Mig Coffee 92*    
  7  Petron Blaze 87    
            2  San Mig Coffee 2
    (Best-of-3)     3  Rain or Shine 4    
  3  Rain or Shine 2  
  6  Barangay Ginebra 1    

*Game went into overtime

Game log[edit]

2012–13 PBA Philippine Cup playoff game log
2012–13 schedule

Commissioner's 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

2013 PBA Commissioner's Cup
Team W L PCT GB Tie
y - Alaska Aces 11 3 .786
y - Rain or Shine Elasto Painters 9 5 .643 2
x - Petron Blaze Boosters 8 6 .571 3 1.19
x - San Mig Coffee Mixers 8 6 .571 3 0.84
x - Meralco Bolts 7 7 .500 4 1.01
x - Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 7 7 .500 4 1.00
w - Barangay Ginebra San Miguel 7 7 .500 4 0.99
w - Air21 Express 6 8 .429 5
e - Barako Bull Energy Cola 5 9 .357 6
e - GlobalPort Batang Pier 2 12 .143 9


Game log[edit]

2013 PBA Commissioner's Cup game log
2012–13 schedule

Governors' Cup[edit]

Eliminations[edit]

Standings[edit]

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

2013 PBA Governors' Cup
Team W L PCT GB Tie PO
y- Petron Blaze Boosters 8 1 .889
y- San Mig Coffee Mixers 6 3 .667 2
y- Meralco Bolts 5 4 .556 3 1.079
y- Rain or Shine Elasto Painters 5 4 .556 3 0.927
w- GlobalPort Batang Pier 4 5 .444 4 1.010
w- Barako Bull Energy Cola 4 5 .444 4 0.995
w- Alaska Aces 4 5 .444 4 0.994
w- Barangay Ginebra San Miguel 3 6 .333 5 0.995 Symbol confirmed.svg
e- Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters 3 6 .333 5 1.049 Symbol unrelated.svg
e- Air21 Express 3 6 .333 5 0.957


Game log[edit]

2013 PBA Governors' Cup game log
2012–13 schedule

Transactions[edit]

Trades[edit]

Pre-season[edit]

  • None

Philippine Cup[edit]

  • None

Commissioner's Cup[edit]

January 31, 2013[2] To Talk 'N Text
Rabeh Al-Hussaini
To GlobalPort
Japeth Aguilar
June 10, 2013[3] To Talk 'N Text
Sean Anthony
To Barako Bull
Jared Dillinger

Governors' Cup[edit]

October 14, 2013[4] To Talk 'N Text
Rob Reyes
2015 2nd draft pick
To Air21
Rabeh Al-Hussaini
October 14, 2013[4] To Talk 'N Text
Nonoy Baclao
Eric Salamat
To Air21
Pamboy Raymundo
Bambam Gamalinda

Recruited imports[edit]

Tournament Name Debuted Last game Record
Commissioner's Cup Keith Benson February 9 (vs. Meralco) March 1 vs. (Alaska) 2–3
Donnell Harvey March 9 (vs. Barako Bull) April 6 (vs. GlobalPort) 4–3
Jerome Jordan April 14 (vs. Brgy. Ginebra) April 28 (vs. Brgy. Ginebra) 4–2
Tony Mitchell May 8 (vs. Brgy. Ginebra) May 12 (vs. Brgy. Ginebra) 1–2
Governors' Cup Tony Mitchell August 15 (vs. Barako Bull) September 13 (vs. Air21) 2–5
Courtney Fells September 18 (vs. Rain or Shine) September 24 (vs. Barangay Ginebra) 1–2

References[edit]