BLACKWATER Sports has started its search for players for its PBA roster with still months before its debut in the pro league's 2014-2015 season.
A source told Spin.ph that free agents Roger Yap and Don Allado have begun attending practices of Blackwater Sports as the team looks for potential players for its PBA lineup.
As it is, Blackwater Sports as well as expansion teams NLEX and Kia Motors were not granted direct-hire privileges, leaving them with no option but to look for free agents through the expansion draft.
Yap and Allado currently have no team in the PBA after having been left unsigned by Barako Bull and Meralco, respectively.
Without a team, Allado has being doing television work for Sports5 in its PBA coverage.
Blackwater has been aaggressive in its search for players, even looking at the possibility of signing retired pro stars Kenneth Duremdes and Marlou Aquino.
Taulava started his basketball career in the Philippines with the Sy-owned Blu Detergent in the defunct Philippine Basketball League.