Top Ten Philippine Basketball Association Players


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1James Yap

He's indeed the man with a million moves, a player who can play double time with extra efforts

He's the best... He has most votes in pba all-star always

James yap is the Philippine greatest basketball player ever... He is a shooting guard who is capable of playing the small forward position. He is considered one of the most complete players in the PBA...

He has the best shooting style

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2Mark Caguioa


Mark Caguioa is the heart of the PBA and the inspiration of barangay ginebra fans...

He's indeed the greatest player of today's generation.. He can play defense, offense and all... He can influence his teammates with his never say die spirit

Mark you are the best

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3Jimmy Alapag

He's my idol in pba... He can deal in 3-point shots... He is the best point guard ni the country...

Best example of greatestt PBA player.. Know his role.. Unselfishness plays and great mind to be a team captain

Mighty mouse is the best point guard in the country,.. Proven in pba and even internationally,..

He epitomizes "puso", no one else comes close!

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4Jayjay Helterbrand

I love jayjay helterbrand.
he's so cute and a good shooter.

He is the best. because he can do anything especially on 3 point shots and assists. So, go idol jay-jay!

One of the best point guard in the pba... I salute

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5Robert Jaworski

he is the living legend and he is the one responsible of making rp basketball great among the other country here in asia

BIG J no need for intro. He's the best he give his spirit and soul every time he played. Came from rag to reiches. That's why he knows the masses. There will never be another robert kjaworski.

Legendary! One word is enough to explain his game

Robert jaworski can defeat james yap so easily

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6Dondon Hontiveros

If he's hands was on fire, it's hard to stop him from shooting beyond the arc! His quick and unpredictable 3 pointer jump shots made him a feared player in the court. When he's cold don't his brilliant defense makes him more respected than other point or shooting guards.

He has the best shooting form!

He is my IDOL since MBA time... I hope and pray that when he come back to play this coming Sunday, he can help the team to win through his defense and offense.

All around player. I have so much respect for this guy, hands down

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7Cyrus Baguio

A great skywalker with the ability to entertain basketball fans

For me Cyrus baguio because he is the best among the rest

8Alvin Patrimonio

Alvin" THE CAPTAIN, THE LION HEART, THE FACE and the SMALL BUT TERRIBLE " for me nobody can replace him until now in the PBA or the active players in the PBA! I start watching Alvin that time at the Coney Island team until now in the SMC as a TEAM MANAGER! ALVIN is like an IMPORT player I'm remember that time when THARON MAYES as a import thrown out from the game and ALVIN take charge the team as a import and he got win the team! Akalain nyu yun team played without import pero naipanalo nya pa rin!

if you say Michael Jordan in NBA I can say also Alvin Patrimonio in PBA, He is only the player who stick in one team because of his leadership and "LION HEART" performance in every night of the game and he leads the team into several championship.. - mrgear

Alvin for me is the best among his co players in his time.. He is my idol at all time, a four time mvp.

The Captain, no explanation needed! 4 time MVP in 1 decade! That's hard to beat!

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9LA Tenorio

I like tenorio because he is very cute and excellent player



I like LA tenorio because he is smartest pg

10Arwind Santos

.. Arwind santos is the best.. He's so humble, he don't think about his own award he always play as a team.. For him the win of the team is much more important than he's own awards as long as he plays hard for the team.. Go go arwind.. you will always be my MVP..

The great moves quite similar to EL Presidente Ramon Fernandez, not to mention his MVP's awards.. Of course his character, his sharpness and his lovely side moves attempt leading to great points.. And he's kinda handsome

Best moves. MVP forever. So down to earth, nice guy, and so much more good characteristics that helps him be a good IDOL to me. You rocks!

Arwind Santos is the best player ever

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The Contenders

11Marc Pingris

Pingris is so nice player


Go Marc Pingris! We will support you

He is so handsome and good player.

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12Gabe Norwood

He's good in almost every basketball positions and is great in slam dunk! Plus he has cute dimples =)

He is the best player who can play multiple position.
And always creates mismatches!

13Allan Caidic

Greatest shooter of all time not really the greatest player but among the top 5

The greatest shooter the country has ever produced. Period.

Caidic is one of the best

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14Johnny Abarrientos

I never watch any sports but in order to stop my father from switching the channels, I need to find a way. I really hated when its game time because everyone is watching and the next day talking about it, not only in our neighborhood, also in school, streets and even in the market. One team and one name is popular, the team of jaworski which is Ginebra is the crowds favorite while Johnny Abarrientos is the inspiration of all who loves to play basketball of all ages and most specially those who are short in height. So the first sport I watch was pba and first player who made a goal was Johnny Abarrientos. What really catches my eyes was he never hesitate to drive underneath the basket knowing that all the defenders are going towards him, from that time on he will forever be my beat being the best point guard of all time. As we all know Johnnyy Abarrientos dominated his era with flying colors. He is in deed the best point guard of all ages, of all time and of all generations. He almost got everything the championships, the grandslam and the MVP which made him the first smallest player who receive the highest award given to a player. If Alaska went to semis during his rookie year there is no doubt that he will also bring the rookie of the year tittle. And now is the time for him to joined the pba hall of fame because he truly deserves it.

johnny is the best, if james yap is the best why he could not do it in international scene. Johnny is the jordan of the Philippines.

Almost made it to the NBA. He deserves to be in Top 5 or even in Top 3.

Johnny is the best no doubt about it

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15Peter June Simon

I like he move on the court... Good in three points shot, inside or outsides... Very good in free throw

For me, he id the best player in his team...

Hey! I love you! You're the best!

I love him really...

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16Vergel Meneses

He is the greatest player who ever played in the pba. His moves is so beautiful to look at, indeed very smooth and so elegant. Vergel meneses you are the great. I really miss all your moves in the court.

Vergel is an unstoppable player, especially in isolation play. He has a terrific eye for the open man. He is a great team captain. His dunks during his first 2 years in pba were sick. He is probably the most talented player who ever played the league.

17Danny Ildefonso

I think he's the best guy who played the Power Forward and Center spot from the year he entered the league until now despite of the fact that age and injuries affected him so much. RAISE THE ROOF!

i choose danny because of being a 2 time MVP

A center that can make 3 pt and perimeter shot, Lakay Danny I known for his amazing low post moves.

He is popular for doing the Raise the Roof dunk, and also a good passer.

He also prove himself as a good mentor, sharing his basketball knowledge to young players, that's why the Kraken releases!

A man with a great heart from the court!

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18Benjie Paras

The power of tower, no one can beat this guy. MVP and rookie of the year!

The only Rookie of the year/MVP in PBA History.

No one can match to the tower of power even the invasion f fil am. I watch him scoring outside and dunk face to face to much taller guy, l

19Asi Taulava

Still playing well even it's already his mid 40's. Not every players in the world can do that.

Asi taulava is the best for me because he is a good blocker and rebounder

20Ramon Fernandez

because of his amazing performance many MVP's AWARDS, those triple double figures scores in every game wonderful

Greatest filipino basketball player who ever lived. Who else can play like an elite point guard eventhough his natural position is a center?... What an icon! There will never be another one like him... PBA should retire both of his # Jerseys...

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