But before the actual war on the court, each team had the chance to reintroduce themselves during the opening of the Philippine Cup, with the help of some of the most beautiful women that the Smart Araneta Coliseum had laid eyes on that day.
Each PBA muse was escorted by a team official, who seemed unprepared in the presence of their oh so pleasing partners. FHM decided to have a little fun with the photos and try to guess what was going through the minds of these lucky men at that very moment.
"Naku, nagkakamali yata kayo, hindi ako affiliated— *looks both ways* Sige na nga!"
Miss Global England 2015 Sophia Rankin (Mahindra Floodbuster)
"I should've used my other hand..."
Elise Josson and Sofia Andres (Phoenix Fuel Masters)
"Mama, nasa TV na 'ko!"
Mutya ng Pilipinas Miss Tourism International Justine Mae San Jose (Rain or Shine Elasto Painters)
"Never mind that my second button popped, minsan lang 'to..."
"Please, don't you start dancing..."
"Don't break out the tito wave, Miss Int'l ang naka abre-siete sa'yo..."
Miss Universe-Philippines First Runner-Up Angelica Alita (TNT KaTropa)
"Must make MVP proud..."
Ciara Bachmann (Alaska Aces)
"Nobody dare ask for my daughter's number......"
"Nakakahiya, I am not worthy..."
"Naiwan ko yata 'yung Sharpie ko, lintik..."