RICCI Rivero has been released by the Taoyuan Pauian Pilots even before he made his P League+ debut.
Ricci Rivero released by Taoyuan
The team announced the shocking news on Friday, coming to terms with the Pinoy import.
Rivero joined the team in September and suited up in one preseason game, registering nine points and eight assists against the Formosa Taishin Dreamers.
He, though, was reportedly hobbled by an unspecified injury which led to his release.
The P. League+ will open its brand new season tomorrow.