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    Hi guys. Although personal selling of tickets isn't prohibited, there are proper threads to post them (click here). As for the price adjustment, following your common sense is a good idea. Cheers!

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    Who said Chris Tiu is a dirty player? There are those fil am guys who are much more rude and very conceited ones in the court. As if they haven't memorize their sweaty ugly face yet. Every time they shoot a ball they always look at the monitor, looking at their face! YUck you fuzzy faced punk. Chris Tiu has lots more breeding than them! I'd just rather play my online game than chatting back to those who ruined the image of my favorite player. If you have nothing nice to say better shut your mouth!

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    Quote Originally Posted by methusela123 View Post
    Who said Chris Tiu is a dirty player? There are those fil am guys who are much more rude and very conceited ones in the court. As if they haven't memorize their sweaty ugly face yet. Every time they shoot a ball they always look at the monitor, looking at their face! YUck you fuzzy faced punk. Chris Tiu has lots more breeding than them! I'd just rather play my online game than chatting back to those who ruined the image of my favorite player. If you have nothing nice to say better shut your mouth!
    Naturalized Lebanese Jackson Vroman and the Lebanese National Coach called Chris Tiu a dirty player. This was shared to me by Coach Rajko Toroman after they came back from Beirut and he explained to me why Vroman refused to shake hands with Chris after their game.

    I know Chris personally, he is a very nice educated person who is also very religious but on court don't be deceived by his angelic face he is like Mike Bilbao who's looks hides the fact that they're one tough hombre and is one of the team's enforcers. Chris would not stay idle if one of his team mates gets hurt, he would not hesitate to retaliate but he does it at the proper timing must of the time and makes sure he does not get caught by the Refs. Chris one of the most "magulang" players I've seen, you better watch closely on how he really plays.
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    Quote Originally Posted by nardy View Post
    I know Chris personally, he is a very nice educated person who is also very religious but on court don't be deceived by his angelic face he is like Mike Bilbao who's looks hides the fact that they're one tough hombre and is one of the team's enforcers.
    Ronnie Nathanielsz, when he was doing radio broadcasts of PBA games was always wont to say " Do not be deceived by his looks, but Mike Bilbao is one dirty player!"

    In the NBA, I believe the John Stockton is also described like this by people in the know.

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    Quote Originally Posted by nardy View Post
    Naturalized Lebanese Jackson Vroman and the Lebanese National Coach called Chris Tiu a dirty player. This was shared to me by Coach Rajko Toroman after they came back from Beirut and he explained to me why Vroman refused to shake hands with Chris after their game.

    I know Chris personally, he is a very nice educated person who is also very religious but on court don't be deceived by his angelic face he is like Mike Bilbao who's looks hides the fact that they're one tough hombre and is one of the team's enforcers. Chris would not stay idle if one of his team mates gets hurt, he would not hesitate to retaliate but he does it at the proper timing must of the time and makes sure he does not get caught by the Refs. Chris one of the most "magulang" players I've seen, you better watch closely on how he really plays.
    last fiba champions cup..
    gilas vs iran..
    last 50 seconds to go..
    tiu shot a trifecta then bumped an iranian guard..
    i dont know if its kahmrani but he rolled through the side court

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    Quote Originally Posted by methusela123 View Post
    Who said Chris Tiu is a dirty player? There are those fil am guys who are much more rude and very conceited ones in the court. As if they haven't memorize their sweaty ugly face yet. Every time they shoot a ball they always look at the monitor, looking at their face! YUck you fuzzy faced punk. Chris Tiu has lots more breeding than them! I'd just rather play my online game than chatting back to those who ruined the image of my favorite player. If you have nothing nice to say better shut your mouth!
    I agree that Chris Tiu has a very fine upbringing, is a very intelligent individual, and a true classy gentleman. Well, the gentleman part is doubtful on the court as observed and experienced by the players he has played against.

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    Quote Originally Posted by acklium View Post
    last fiba champions cup..
    gilas vs iran..
    last 50 seconds to go..
    tiu shot a trifecta then bumped an iranian guard..
    i dont know if its kahmrani but he rolled through the side court
    it's the neozep boy (ilong ranger)!
    You've got to have it to win it

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    Quote Originally Posted by bognut View Post
    it's the neozep boy (ilong ranger)!
    thats him!
    tiu sent him rolling unto the courtside HAHAHAHA!
    chris tiu is the new alex crisano

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    Dubai int'l tournament, Gilas faced lebanon reinforced by former Gilas naturalization prospect CJ Giles. Tiu elbowed Giles in the face SOLID. hehe caught in the replay.
    Tiu is a dirty player but not in a negative way...

    like fordmo47 said, he is like john stockton...
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    Quote Originally Posted by weward View Post
    Dubai int'l tournament, Gilas faced lebanon reinforced by former Gilas naturalization prospect CJ Giles. Tiu elbowed Giles in the face SOLID. hehe caught in the replay.
    Tiu is a dirty player but not in a negative way...

    like fordmo47 said, he is like john stockton...
    john stockton with a hitting percentage and power of crisano
    just joking HAHAHA

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