From The Stands Podcast

22
Jan

Episode 105.5- The Beermen Are BACK!

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It's the the Beermen's world, and we're all just living in it!
Sit down with us on the stands as we breakdown the thrilling conclusion to the PBA Philippine Cup Finals! In what was one of the most dramatic finishes in PBA Finals history, heroes were born, and hearts were definitely broken. 
The From The Stands crew also reads your comments and questions about the PBA Finals!
All this and more on From The Stands!
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14
Jan

Episode 106- The Announcement

In the wake of Alaska's amazing Game 3 rally and SMB's dominating Game 4 win, it's a brand new episode of From The Stands!

Sit with us on the stands as we breakdown how the PBA Philippine Cup Finals has been rolling along, as well as the fortunes of Alaska and SMB. Who has the upperhand so far?
After the break, we discuss the selection of Junemar Fajardo as BPC, and the cases for why it should've gone to Calvin Abueva. We also dive into your questions for another session of Ask FTS.
All this and more on From The Stands!
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8
Jan

From The Stands 105 (PART 2)

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You've got questions, we've got opinions answers on From The Stands!
We talk Barangay Ginebra coaching changes, potential trades for Purefoods, Chris Banchero, Sol Mercado and many more.
All this and more on From The Stands!
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8
Jan

From The Stands 105 (PART 1)

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Happy New Year, FTS Fam!!!
Sit with us on the stands as we recap Game 1 of the PBA Phil Cup Finals! 
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14
Dec

Episode 104- Happy Birthday @ItsMeCarloP!

Just in time for the KO Quarterifinals is a brand new episode of From The Stands!

Sit with us on the stands as we discuss the following:
Fallout from the new PBA Top 40
Barako and Globalport Trades
In Appreciation of Purefoods' Dynasty
Quarterfinals and Semis Preview
All this and more on From The Stands!
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19
Nov

Episode 103- SWAGGY T!!!!

It's a (semi) hipster episode of From The Stands!

Sit with us on the stands as we breakdown the surprising success of Globalport! It's been fun seeing the Batang Pier and their run and gun ways thus far in the Philippine Cup. The question is, how far can they take this thing? We have our opinions (as always)!
Afterwards, we talk about.... Talk N' Text. What's going with the Tropang Texters? A lineup this stacked as a middle of the pack squad at 4-3? Weird.
Finally, we give you our early Rookie Rankings. Who are the top rooks by position?
All this and more on From The Stands!
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12
Nov

Episode 102- The Beast is BACK

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Coming to you harder than a Calvin Abueva 20-20 game: It's From The Stands!
Sit with us on the stands as we discuss Calvin Abueva's electrifying performance thus far in the Philippine Cup, and how he has brought new life to the Alaska Aces.
Afterwards, we discuss the recent Manila Clasico, and how Purefoods and Ginebra are going in separate directions. Will the Hotshots be able to recover? Is this the year that Barangay Ginebra finally breaks through?
And finally, we talk about the end of Coach Chot Reyes' reign as Head Coach of Gilas Pilipinas. We share our thoughts on how things ended for the charismatic leader, and what to do moving forward.
All this and more on From The Stands!
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5
Nov

Episode 101- BAGYOOOOO-HOOOO

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We waited.... 
And waited....
And waited a bit longer....
And we finally got it. We now live in a world where Arwind Santos has released a hit single. And it's better than anyone could dream it would be.
Sit with us on the stands as we breakdown the REAL meaning behind Arwind Santos' Bagyo, and how people's views have changed about the former MVP in the wake of this Junemar Fajardo era.
After the break, we take a macro look at the league and discuss the trends and mirages for some teams. Who are the championship contenders? Who are the pretenders to the throne?
All this and more on From The Stands!
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13
Oct

Episode 100 Part 2- The Daddy Minion Episode

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We continue our Episode 100 ways on From The Stands!
Look who was hanging out with the guys: Daddy Minion himself, Mico Halili! One of the most familiar voices in the PBA, Mr. "Yes Sir!" talked about how the PBA has changed since he's been covering the league.We also discuss with him the teams movement this offseason has made the PBA so much more compelling.
Mico also helped out in the FTS PBA Preview! In its 40th season, we take a look at each team, and its compelling players and storylines. Which team ends up at #1?
And to wrap it all up, Carlo takes the rest of the gang to task in a PBA version of "Who He Play For?!?!" See who wins it all.. and who can't get a single answer right!
All this and more on From The Stands Episode 100!
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2
Oct

Episode 100 Part 1- The Jolas Episode

This is it. We've officially the century mark!!!! From The Stands Episode 100 is here!

We promised that we'd make this episode the best ever, and so we aim to deliver on that! Hence, we're breaking up this episode into two parts! Not just that, with the special guest that we hosted on the show, we needed an entire episode devoted to him!
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If you guys have been following the show for awhile, you know that Jojo Lastimosa is Chuck's idol and hero growing up. The reason why he is this passionate about the PBA and basketball in general. And so, for Episode 100, we sat down with "Mr Sexy Legs" himself for a sit-down, no holds barred interview where we talked about... EVERYTHING. From FEU, NLEX, Nelson Asaytono, the difference between James Yap and Mark Caguioa, the man they call "The Truth" gave us everything that we wanted to hear.
So sit back and enjoy Part 1 of From The Stands Episode 100: The Jolas Episode!

There's so much more to come, FTS Fam! We're only getting started!
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