Nic Belasco

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Nic Belasco
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Barako Bull Energy
Position Assistant Coach
League PBA
Personal information
Born (1973-12-10) December 10, 1973 (age 41)
Stockton, California
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
College Notre Dame de Namur
PBA draft 1997 Round: 1 / Pick: 2nd overall
Selected by the Sunkist Orange Juicers
Pro career 1997–2015
Career history
As player:
1997–1999 Sunkist Orange Juicers/Pop Cola Panthers
1999–2006 San Miguel Beermen
2006–2007 Alaska Aces
2007–2008 Welcoat Dragons
2008–2009 Coca-Cola Tigers
2009–2010 Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters
2010 Sta. Lucia Realtors
2012 Westports Malaysia Dragons
2012 Powerade Tigers
2012—2014 Alaska Aces
As coach:
2015-present Barako Bull Energy
Career highlights and awards
  • 8x PBA Champion
  • PBA Mythical First Team (2005)
  • 2x PBA Mythical Second Team (2001–2002)
  • PBA PBA All-Defensive Team (2006)

Nicholas Belasco (born December 10, 1973) better known as Nic Belasco, is an American professional basketball player. He was drafted 2nd overall by Sunkist in 1997. Born in Stockton, California, he was an import for the Westports Malaysia Dragons in the Asean Basketball League. He is currently an Assistant Coach for the Barako Bull Energy in the Philippine Basketball Association.

Player Profile[edit]

Belasco is one of the many reliable big men in the league. He is a workhorse inside the paint and is a good shooter from the outside. The 6'6 forward is also a proven defense specialist.

San Miguel Beermen[edit]

He has won 8 championships in his PBA career all with San Miguel Beermen.

Welcoat Dragons[edit]

On 2006-2007 season, Belasco was signed by the Welcoat Dragons to help the young franchise in search of its first PBA championship trophy.

Coca-Cola Tigers[edit]

On March 7, 2008, Belasco was shipped to the Coca-Cola Tigers in exchange for a draft pick, former Far Eastern University stalwart Mark Isip.

Talk n' Text Tropang Texters[edit]

On August 3, 2009, in a three-way trade involving the Barako Bull Energy Boosters, Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters, and Coca-Cola Tigers, Belasco was shipped to the Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters, Rob Reyes to the Barako Bull Energy Boosters and Larry Rodriguez to the Coca-Cola Tigers.

Powerade Tigers[edit]

On June 2012, after the dragons were eliminated by the San Miguel Beermen in the Semi-Finals of the ABL 2-1, he was signed by the Powerade Tigers


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