Filipino shooting guard who became one of the top players in the PBA; won his first league MVP award in 2006.
He won three conference titles playing for Iloilo Central Commercial High School.
He started in 9 straight PBA All-Star games from 2004 to 2012.
He was born to Carlos and Annie Yap. He and his ex-wife
He and former NBA star James Worthy both earned the nickname Big Game James during their professional careers.