Blackwater axes Leo Isaac

first_imgDon’t miss out on the latest news and information. Isaac had been Blackwater’s lead bench tactician in the PBA since the league’s expansion in 2014 when team owner Dioceldo Sy retained his services from the PBA D-League.Isaac and Blackwater go way back. The former Mapua Cardinal was appointed as the head coach in 2011 when the franchise became one of the founding teams in the PBA D-League.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownUnder his watch, the team which is then known as Blackwater Sports, captured the 2013 PBA D-League Foundation Cup title.The jump to the PBA, though, wasn’t as fruitful with the Elite only making the playoffs twice. Scientists seek rare species survivors amid Australia flames ‘Stop romanticizing Pinoy resilience’ Celtics, Sixers renew rivalry with new casts in East semis Jo Koy draws ire for cutting through Cebu City traffic with ‘wang-wang’ View comments MOST READ LATEST STORIES Green group flags ‘overkill’ use of plastic banderitas in Manila Sto. Niño feast Truck driver killed in Davao del Sur road accident Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ P16.5-M worth of aid provided for Taal Volcano eruption victims — NDRRMC Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding ‘Star Wars’ cast reveal which co-stars they’d go caroling with and hopes for the New Year PLAY LIST 02:28’Star Wars’ cast reveal which co-stars they’d go caroling with and hopes for the New Year01:22Manila police chief: Cops tolerating illegal street vendors to get ax03:19PBA Season 43 Preview: Blackwater Elite02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Photo by Tristan Tamayo/ INQUIRER.netLeo Isaac’s tenure in Blackwater has come to an end.Sources close to the situation bared on Monday that the 57-year-old mentor’s days at the helm for the Elite are over as the team management terminated his contract following another dismal start this 2018 PBA Commissioner’s Cup. His contract was set to expire in May.ADVERTISEMENT Isaac accumulated a 29-88 record in his 11 conferences for Blackwater, which started 0-3 this conference, with its latest defeat a93-74 beatdo wn at the hands of Alaska last Sunday.INQUIRER tried to get the side of Isaac and Blackwater management, but they have yet to respond as of posting.last_img read more

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