Skip to main content

Traded! Global Port Sends Terrence Romeo to TNT

After getting vetoed numerous occasions, the trade finally came through

Terrence Romeo Traded

(Photo by the PBA Media Bureau)

As it turns out, Terrence Romeo has already played his last game with the Global Port Batang Pier.

To begin with, Romeo's name had been on the trade rumors since last year despite missing a big chunk of last season due to injury. Back then, the Batang Pier management continuously denied such rumors. There was no truth to those rumors, they said.

Until now.

In a trade deal that is both surprising and not, the Global Port Batang Pier has finally parted ways with their longtime superstar after trading Terrence Romeo to the Talk N Text KaTropa along with Yousef Taha in exchange for Moala Tautuaa and two future draft picks. Incidentally, TNT has been one of the teams that have been rumored to be making the moves to acquire Terrence Romeo so this deal only put some sense into those rumors that we've been hearing over the course of the last few months.

A win-win trade for both teams

One way or another, this deal will benefit both TNT and Global Port, especially in the long run. For TNT, having Terrence Romeo on board will mean Jayson Castro gets another superstar teammate and can form a deadly trio alongside a healthy Troy Rosario. Just imagine the damage that can be inflicted by a backcourt duo of Romeo and Castro. 

For Global Port, parting ways with the three-time scoring champion can restore peace in the team as Terrence Romeo was recently involved in a heated argument against Head Coach Pido Jarencio. And with 2 future picks from the KaTropa, the Batang Pier can use those picks to get fresher players in 2020 and 2021. 


While the Batang Pier will lose Terrence Romeo's scoring brilliance, this deal will also enable Pido Jarencio to furthermore develop his younger players. For now, Stanley Pringle will take over a big chunk of the scoring and play setting responsibilities and he has been doing so almost during the entire Philippine Cup while Romeo was still recovering from his injury. If anything, this deal could be a blessing in disguise for Global Port.

For TNT, seeing Terrence Romeo team up with Jayson Castro is a delicious picture that it's almost impossible to imagine. But now that the trade has been approved, the question now looms: can they actually work together? That remains to be seen in the mid-season Commissioner's Cup.  

Popular posts from this blog

10 Hottest PBA Courtside Reporters

It's a good thing that these ladies weren't ranked in this video. Not only will it be too difficult, it will also be too unjust.

As the games in the PBA start heating up and the country is getting all the more hotter, these PBA courtside reporters isn't at all helping and is keeping the PBA smoldering hot. PBA and TV5 has done a great job in aqcuiring these intelligent and attractive courtside reporters.

DIRECTORY: Basketball Courts For Rent in Manila

Village Sports Club -
Address: El Grande Avenue corner Tropical Avenue, Topman Village
Las PiƱas
Metro Manila
Philippines Time: Tuesdays to Sundays 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM Phone: 822-1000 Local: 232 / 233 Mobile: 0917-801-2094 or 0998-586-9321 Type: Maple wood flooring (supplied by Robbins Sports Surfaces), Covered Rate: Php 2,000 per hour Local: 822-1000 local 232/233

Rancho 3 Basketball Court Address: 3 Rancho
Metro Manila
Philippines Type: Cement Rate: Php 200 per hour

Servicing Tips Every Car Owner Should Know To Make Life Easier

Having the freedom to be able to roam freely in our cars is a privilege that many of us in this world have, and more often than not, when that privilege is taken from us we can feel lost. This usually happens when our cars break down or need to be serviced. To prevent this feeling from being a regular occurrence, there are some steps that you could be taking to make sure that you can rest assured that your car isn’t going to need to go in for repairs anytime soon. Here are some servicing tips every car owner should know to make life easier.

Do your car checks regularly You’ve probably already heard about the checks that you should be making on your car. Checking the oil and water level, and making sure that your tires are pumped up enough can make a massive difference to how your car performs. Not only that, if any of these things are rejected to be taken care of, it can lead to bigger problems with your car that will cos…

Gilas Pilipinas vs. Australia 3rd quarter fight in FIBA World Cup 2019 Asian Qualifiers

Gilas Pilipinas vs. Australia 3rd quarter fight in FIBA World Cup 2019 Asian Qualifiers A fight breaks out in the third quarter of the FIBA World Cup 2019 Asian Qualifiers between Gilas Pilipinas and Australia. Subscribe to the GMA News channel: Visit the GMA News and Public Affairs Portal: Connect with us on: […] MoreThe post Gilas Pilipinas vs. Australia 3rd quarter fight in FIBA World Cup 2019 Asian Qualifiers appeared first on Powcast Sports.