From The Stands Podcast

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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24
Sep

Episode 99.5- The 1 Behind The 1 in 100 Episode

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It's not quite 100, yet it's really close to 1.. It's Episode 99.5 of From The Stands!
Sit with us on the stands as we discuss how Talk And Text has inserted itself (again) in the list of contenders, and why Globalport gave up arguably its best player for Nonoy Baclao.
Yep, Nonoy Baclao.
We also talk about how Gilas is looking in the Asian Games thus far, and how the UAAP Final Four is looking right about now. Spoiler, NU is going to the Finals.
All this and more on From The Stands!
P.S. We promise that Episode 100 will be worth it. *wink wink*
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24
Sep

Episode 99.5- The 1 Behind The 1 in 100 Episode

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It's not quite 100, yet it's really close to 1.. It's Episode 99.5 of From The Stands!
Sit with us on the stands as we discuss how Talk And Text has inserted itself (again) in the list of contenders, and why Globalport gave up arguably its best player for Nonoy Baclao.
Yep, Nonoy Baclao.
We also talk about how Gilas is looking in the Asian Games thus far, and how the UAAP Final Four is looking right about now. Spoiler, NU is going to the Finals.
All this and more on From The Stands!
P.S. We promise that Episode 100 will be worth it. *wink wink*
11
Sep

Episode 99- GILAS!!!!!!!!!!



From The Stands is back to talk about the memorable performance of our beloved Gilas Pilipinas in the FIBA World Cup!

Sit with us on the stands as we talk about what Gilas meant to each one of us, the heroes that emerged from the team, and what this all means heading into next week's Asian Games.

After the break, it's another round of FTS Quick Takes! We discuss Chris Banchero, make our picks for the UAAP Final Four, and end with trying to make sense of this Danny Ildefonso situation.

All this and more as approach the century mark for our little podcast! 
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27
Aug

Episode 98- The Aftermath of the PBA Draft

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He's here....

The PBA has officially become the Pacquiao Basketball Association.
Sit with us on the stands as we discuss the PBA in the wake of the crazy Draft held last Sunday. We talk Paul Lee, Manny Pacquiao and Kia, as well as the PBA Rookies Most Likely to... Well, just listen to the episode.
And after the break, we talk about Gilas in the FIBA World Cup. Who knows what's gonna happen? What chance do we have against Greece, Argentina, Puerto Rico, et al? We break it down like De-Generation X!
All this and more on From The Stands!
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21
Aug

Episode 97- The 2nd FTS Mock Draft Episode!

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Get ready for the upcoming PBA Draft with From The Stands!
Sit with us on the stands as we welcome two Draft Applicants from Adamson University: Roider Cabrera and Rodney Brondial! We talk the Draft Combine experience, and make our selections for the 1st and 2nd Round of the draft.
After the break, we sit down with Roider and Rodney for FTS Confessions! The two share their candid thoughts on their time in Adamson, the legacy of Coach Leo Austria and their (hilarious) moments against other players in the D-League and UAAP.
All this and more on From The Stands!
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