Crispa’s Farewell: Adding insult to injury

Crispa bids goodbye to Philippine basketball at the end of the 1984 PBA season
February 23, 2022

Up two to one in the finals of the five-team Third Conference (Invitational) against Great Taste Coffee Makers, the tradition-steeped Crispa Redmanizers were poised to romp away with their 14th title in Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) history.


The only PBA centers who led the league in assists in a season

Ramon Fernandez nearly averaged a triple-double with Beer Hausen during the 1984 PBA season.
September 25, 2021

In PBA history, only on three occasions has a center topped the league in total assists. Twice it was the elegant “El Presidente” Ramon Fernandez who turned in the trick, firstly accomplishing the feat with the Toyota Tamaraws in 1982 with 346 assists in 67 assignments for a 5.2 average then with Beer Hausen two years later with 635 dimes in 64 appearances for a league-record 9.9 average