MANILA, Philippines—It wasn’t an extended experience, however Christian Standhardinger’s time with NorthPort was a memorable one.
Standhardinger’s quick tenure with the Batang Pier got here to an finish when he was traded to Barangay Ginebra for Greg Slaughter.
“I wish to thank NorthPort Batang Pier for every little thing—for taking an opportunity on me and for the good recollections that we had collectively,” wrote Standhardinger on his Instagram publish Friday.
“I’ll always remember our 5-game successful streak, 4 of that are do or die video games! Additionally, once we upset the primary ranked crew and attain the semifinals in our first convention collectively.”
Standhardinger was instrumental within the Batang Pier’s inspiring run within the 2019 Governors’ Cup the place the membership barely made the playoffs because the eighth seed with a 5-6 document earlier than scoring an upset over no.1 NLEX within the quarterfinals.
Getting acquired through commerce from San Miguel early in that convention, Standhardinger produced famous person numbers of twenty-two.7 factors and 12.8 rebounds a sport—large upticks from his Beermen numbers of three.5 factors and 4.0 rebounds.
“It was an honor to combat alongside my teammates/ mates who are usually not solely superb gamers but additionally nice individuals,” wrote Standhardinger.
“Furthermore, I want to prolonged my gratitude to Coach Pido! Thanks coach, for permitting me to go all out for the crew and giving me the belief that comes with it.”
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