PBA: SMB revises offer to Kia with YDO, Ganuelas-Rosser, Tubid and McCarthy

Justin Brownlee of Barangay Ginebra drives past Matt Ganuelas-Rosser of San Miguel Beer (photo by Peter Baltazar)

Justin Brownlee of Barangay Ginebra drives past of San Miguel Beer (photo by Peter Baltazar)

As expected, the have revised their trade offer to for the rights to the first overall pick of the .

According to multiple sources, the Beermen are now offering , , Matt Ganuelas-Rosser and Rashawn McCarthy. As mentioned in a previous post, the original players offered were McCarthy, Jay-R Reyes, and a future first-round pick plus cash considerations.

It remains to be seen if the revised trade will get the approval of current . When word of the trade came out, executives aired concern on the deal and has planned to convene about the matter.

According to Interaksyon, Dickie Bachman of the questioned the desire of Kia’s desire to be competitive. “Are they here to compete or not?” said Bachman.

The Beermen are obviously eyeing either or Kiefer Ravena, two of the top players in the amateur ranks today. Standhardinger is not expected to play until next year since he signed a contract to play for Hong Kong in the Asean Basketball League (ABL).