Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 30 Jun 2020 03:50:21 +0000
By JONAS TERRADO
Ranidel de Ocampo will make his return at TNT KaTropa under a different role as one of the team’s assistant coaches.
Team manager Gabby Cui confirmed the appointment of De Ocampo, who two months ago announced his retirement after playing most of his 15-year playing career with the KaTropa franchise.
“Coach Ranidel brings us a wealth of championship experience and basketball knowledge that will definitely help our team reach our aspirations for another championship,” Cui said.
De Ocampo joins the TNT coaching staff, four days after the team confirmed the removal of Ateneo coach and Gilas Pilipinas program director Tab Baldwin from his official duties as assistant and consultant.
Baldwin’s departure came after receiving backlash for comments made against