NBA Legend Sam Perkins Visit Manila to Promote NBA Global Games Philippines 2013 ♥

Here's an exciting news to NBA fans out there! 

Flashback to my experience when we were still in the States and had the chance to watch NBA Live! It was amazing!

Now excited I was lucky enough to be a part of the Media and was able to attend to see NBA Legend Sam Perkins and Former member of the Indiana Pacers in Manila from July 1-4 to promote the upcoming NBA Global Games Philippines 2013. The game, which will be played at the Mall of Asia Arena on Thursday, October 10, is part of the NBA's comprehensive Global Games Schedule. 

Perkins headline the "100 Day Countdown" event.
(from left to right)
Ms. Nicole Mariz Deato (Marketing and Sponsorship Head Mall of Asia Arena and SM Tickets), 
Mr. Arnel C Gonzales (Business Unit Head Mall of Asia Arena)
Mr. Sam Perkins (NBA Legend)
 Mr. Carlo Singson (Country Manager of the Philippines, NBA Asia)

Visit Sports Central on the following dates: 
July 3: 2pm- Sports Central, Mall of Asia
July 3: 7pm- Sports Central, SM City North Edsa
July 4: 1pm-Sports Central, SM Megamall
“In behalf of the NBA we are privileged to be here for the 100-day countdown for the NBA Global Games. I’m excited to be here. I’m thrilled. Basketball is very popular and it’s ever growing everyday,” -Perkins. 

-6'9 Power Forward Center
-Played 18 Seasons in the NBA (1984-85- 2000-01)
-NBA All Rookie First Team (1985)
-Made 2 NBA Finals Appearances (1991-1996)
“We are very happy that we’re just 100 days away. We are all very excited,” he also added that Sam Perkins won't be the last NBA legend to come here in the Philippines. We're hoping to bring one or two more.- Singson

The first ever NBA pre-season game between the Houston Rockets and Indiana Paces to be staged here is just 100 days away. 

Ticket selling for NBA Global Games Philippines started last June 16 and as of now 70% of the tickets are already sold. 

More information can be found at,, and via social media on and on Twitter @NBA_Philippines. Inquiries can also be directed to the SM Customer Care Hotline at +63 2 470-2222.

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