Barako Bull Energy, which leads the Alaska Aces 1-0 in their PBA Commissioner's Cup best-of-three quarterfinal series, is bringing in its fourth import of the conference, and this time the Energy aren't taking any chances.
The team has called on ex-San Miguel import Gabe Freeman to help them close out the Aces tomorrow and book a seat in the semifinals against defending champion Talk 'N Text. Freeman, best known for leading the Beermen to the 2009 Fiesta Conference crown where he averaged close to 23 points per contest en route to being named Best Import, is fresh from a stint with the London Lightning of the National Basketball League of Canada where he was named Most Valuable Player and led the Lightning to the inaugural league title.
Freeman also led the Philippine Patriots to the 2010 ASEAN Basketball League title, making that three teams that he's helped win championships. The Energy are hoping, of course, that they'll be the fourth.
Freeman replaces Chukwunike Okosa, who playedRead More »from Gabe Freeman’s back, plus updates on nat’l team