MANILA, Philippines–Stephen Holt lastly agreed on a two-year deal to play for Terrafirma within the upcoming PBA season, greater than two weeks after being chosen as the highest general decide within the Rookie Draft.
Staff governor Bobby Rosales and coach Johnedel Cardel each confirmed Wednesday the settlement after the 2 sides spent days following the draft engaged on discovering frequent floor.
Cardel stated that the Fil-American guard may arrive as early as this week, declaring Holt as “able to go.”
Terrafirma went with the 31-year-old Holt, who expressed his need to take his abilities to the PBA after spending time in Europe and Australia.
The Dyip did ponder on the potential of filling their want for an enormous man, however ultimately selected not passing up on Holt.
Holt is taken into account as somebody who could make a right away impression, even being in comparison with Barangay Ginebra’s Stanley Pringle and TNT’s Mikey Williams.
His addition may additionally present extra help for Terrafirma foremost guard Juami Tiongson.
Terrafirma did get its frontline want when it drafted former Japan B.League cager Kemark Carino, who was signed to a two-year contract final week.
Former Letran guard Tommy Olivario, taken within the fourth spherical, additionally inked a rookie cope with the Dyip.