first_imgLOOK: Joyce Pring goes public with engagement to Juancho Triviño And he brought that unselfishness with him at NorthPort.“I thank my teammates for my performance,” Bolick said in Filipino. “If not for them, I wouldn’t be able to have this kind of game and be this kind of player. They deserve the credit.”The 23-year-old Bolick said watching his star teammate Stanley Pringle in practice everyday helped him a lot.Bolick relishes the opportunity of learning from a player with a caliber and character of Pringle, who is coming off his best season yet where he wound up second in the MVP race behind five-time winner June Mar Fajardo.But what surprised Bolick about Pringle the most is not the playmaker’s talent but his demeanor.ADVERTISEMENT SEA Games hosting troubles anger Duterte Is Luis Manzano planning to propose to Jessy Mendiola? LATEST STORIES TS Kammuri to enter PAR possibly a day after SEA Games opening Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. “It’s really a great feeling. He’s a scoring champion and an MVP type of player but he’s very humble and simple. He keeps telling me to ‘just play your game,’” said Bolick.Bolick also have a lot to say about his other teammates and the team’s camaraderie.“I’m just lucky to be with this team. All the players are nice. The seniors like to joke around and they’re the ones who even approach me,” he said.“There’s no jealousy when it comes to playing time. It’s like a college team so I’m really lucky that I ended up playing here.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next And right away, Bolick made sure Batang Pier made the right choice.The gutsy guard shone under the bright lights of the PBA with 26 points on an efficient 10-of-12 shooting from the field to lead the Batang Pier over the Blackwater Elite in his pro debut.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSUrgent reply from Philippine ‍football chiefSPORTSWin or don’t eat: the Philippines’ poverty-driven, world-beating pool stars“He really complements the team,” NorthPort head coach Pido Jarencio after his squad’s 117-91 victory. “He’s made for the PBA. He’s a winner, coachable and he listens.”Bolick has never been the type to hog the spotlight even in the times when he won three championships for the San Beda Red Lions in the NCAA. NorthPort saw a lot of good things in Robert Bolick, whom it selected as the third overall pick in last month’s rookie draft.ADVERTISEMENTcenter_img LOOK: Joyce Pring goes public with engagement to Juancho Triviño Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting Two Filipinos headline ONE card in Thailand SEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completion PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games PLAY LIST 02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss SEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completion MOST READ View commentslast_img