MANILA, Philippines–To begin or to return off the bench for San Miguel Beer is a query farthest from the thoughts of newcomer Jeron Teng.
“For me, I simply fill the roles that my coaches are going to offer me,” the second-generation PBA expertise instructed reporters on Tuesday, donning a jersey that bore the identical crest in his father’s uniform again within the ’90s.
“I’m a workforce participant, so what’s necessary is absolutely the purpose—and that’s to win a championship,” he went on.
The youthful Teng entered free company just a few weeks in the past after being launched by Converge. He was later picked up by the Beermen and signed to a two-year deal.
Teng is available in at a time when San Miguel is in a surplus of guards, which ought to usually fear a participant as this implies shorter taking part in minutes.
However for a expertise used to profitable on the beginner stage however has but to snare a championship within the professionals, Teng doesn’t actually thoughts how he’s utilized.
“No matter (the teaching workers) ask of me or want me to do, I’ll do it,” he stated. “Whether or not it’s doing the not-so-glamorous duties. No matter it takes for us to win a championship. All of us have the same purpose.”
Teng has solely practiced thrice with the stacked Beermen, however he’s assured that the three weeks left might be sufficient for him to combine into Jorge Gallent’s system.
“We’re all very desperate to win extra,” he stated. “We’re lucky that our first sport is on Nov. 15. We’ll have three weeks of preparations.”
San Miguel opens its bid to win its first PBA Commissioner’s Cup since 2019 in opposition to NLEX at Ynares Heart in Antipolo.
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