The trend actually began last year when the NBA Cafe in SM Aura closed. Just last month, the Glorietta NBA Store branch also closed its doors. Now, the SM Megamall and Ayala Cebu branches will follow suit, and evnetually Trinoma.
This means, no more official NBA caps, authentic team jerseys and crew socks, bona fide NBA player shoes, and those other merchandise that hardcore b-ball fans collect.
There were mixed reactions from Pinoy hoops fans everywhere, ranging from complete and utter devastation to simply not giving a f*ck.