McCarthy signed 1 year deal SMB – San Miguel Beer FilAM player

Rashawn McCarthy

The PBA’s best team last season officially just got better.
San Miguel brewage, the top-ranked team last year thanks to a Philippine Cup conquest and 2 semi appearances, has inked rookies Arnold Van Opstal and Rashawn McCarthy to contracts on weekday.
Rashawn McCarthy

The 6-foot-9 Van Opstal, SMB’s decide within the Gilas draft tidy to be a “sparring partner” for cornerstone June Mar Fajardo, signed a biennial deal, whereas the Filipino-American McCarthy, a former star guard within the D-League, settled for a annual contract.

Agents Matt Manotoc and Marvin Espiritu, confirmed the signings of their shoppers, though they declined to disclose what proportion every deal was price.

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Asked if Van Opstal should’ve gotten a extended, three-year deal, Manotoc believes his consumer was glad with the contract he signed.

“I assume he’s content with the 2 (years),” he said.

As for McCarthy, the 6-1 band guard is about to become the sixth Fil-foreign player in SMB’s 15-man list, change of integrity Chris Ross, Marcio Lassiter, David Semerad, Van Opstal, and Lutz.

PBA media bureau chief Willie Marcial additionally confirmed that 2 alternative players earlier listed as Fil-foreigners, Alex Cabagnot and Brian Heruela, don’t seem to be thought of such below league rules since each were born within the Philippines.

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