MVP wants fresh blood to lead SBP
SAMAHANG Basketboll ng Pilipinas head Manuel V. Pangilinan announced that he will step down as president of the national organization during a press conference at the PLDT head office yesterday.
Pangilinan’s term as president lapsed in February and he is disallowed from seeking another term as stated in the charter drafted by the SBP after it took the place of the Basketball Association of the Philippines as the FIBA-recognized body for Philippine basketball.
“It’s for the best that I retire. We should follow the rules and prove to everybody else that I’m not here to tweak or tinker with them. I don’t want to violate the rules that we have crafted,” said Pangilinan.Read more...