Though dealing with off towards Rain or Shine is not a difficulty for coach Yeng Guiao, it was nonetheless a bizarre feeling for import Wayne Chism.
But that didn’t cease him from competing at his greatest, particularly towards former teammate Beau Belga.
“It was fun. It brought back a lot of memories from practices and stuff,” he mentioned. “I had fun playing against them. They played hard and they play as a team, as usual. I’m happy that I was out there with them, just on the opposite side.”
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Helping the Elasto Painters contend for the title in three separate events, the 29-year-old now finds himself on the opposite facet of the fence as he adopted Guiao within the NLEX camp.
He could also be sporting totally different jerseys, however he stays the identical Chism who has wreaked havoc in his previous stops right here, pouring 27 factors, 21 rebounds, and two blocks in his return on Friday.
The former Best Import’s efforts, although, went for naught because the Road Warriors misplaced to the Elasto Painters, 113-105.
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Despite the loss, Chism is optimistic that NLEX can flip it round, particularly the Road Warriors mix nicely in time.
“We have a lot of improvements to do but this shows what we have as a team. It was good that we fought until the end instead of giving up and backing out of the game. We fought until the end and we just made mistakes in the end,” he mentioned.
“The only thing is we need to jell as a team and develop more chemistry. If we do that, we’ll be good to go.”