PBA: Almazan to Meralco made official


Posted at May 14 2019 04:06 PM

MANILA, Philippines – The PBA Commissioner's Office on Tuesday approved the trade that sent Raymond Almazan to the Meralco Bolts.

In exchange, Rain or Shine received Meralco's first round draft picks in 2019 and 2021.

Almazan played six games for Rain or Shine in the Philippine Cup, averaging 8.0 points and 6.0 rebounds.

The third overall pick in the 2013 PBA Rookie Draft, Almazan is expected to fill Meralco's long-standing need for a big man.

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