Taking second place in 2021, Guaynabo Mets they missed the postseason in 2022, and the rebuild began.

in humacaoThe Grays changed their manager and the effect was immediate: new reinforcements, a new leader, a new social media image and a new organizational culture.

After a rough 0-7 start last season, the Mayaguez Indians they are one win away from making the playoffs following the arrival of Christian Dalmau, and that win that was missing in 2022 will continue to resonate in 2023 as the Mayaguez natives aim to qualify on their own and go as far as they can in the postseason.

The Warlocks of Guayama they became Manatee bears and with the hiring of Flor Melendez as general manager and Ivan Rios as manager, the organization looks to create a solid new position and redirect the franchise to more successful paths.

These are the four franchises that have made the most transformations for the upcoming National Superior Basketball (BSN) campaign, which begins on March 22. And they are the group with the most wins of the season.


After the classification they had last year, Mayagüez are looking to improve on their performance from last season, and to do so they have made changes to their squad, which Dalmau was able to help select and shape this time around.

Your first reinforcement Tyreek Evans, 6’6″, who has a decade of experience in the NBA, but has not played in the league since 2019, when he was suspended for two years for violating the league’s anti-drug policy. In 2022, he played for the Wisconsin Herd of the G League.

Jordan Cintron of the Mayaguez Indians. (BSN)

Although he can play multiple positions, he is primarily a point guard, so it would be interesting to see how he interacts with the Puerto Rican. George Pachecoone of the figures with the most potential in the team.

A 6′10″ center is added to the mix Caleb Wessonwho averaged 16.4 points and nearly eight rebounds for the Tribe last season.

Liked by other key members Jared Ruiz, Jordan Cintron and Gilberto Clavell they would be the homegrown core that could help the quintet exceed their goal of improving on the 17-15 mark they had in 2022. Others like Jeff Early and Kyle Viñales they arrived after leaving Jacin Paige and Justin Reyes and they predict that the Indians will give fire in 2023.


The Mets, meanwhile, were sidelined in 2022, finishing 14-18. The competitiveness of his managers took this very seriously, and the leader stayed away Brad Greenbergwho took them to the finals in 2021. He was replaced by Xavier Silaswho has experience as a manager in the NBA G League.

The change continued through acquisition through exchange Jacin Paige in which they sent the Indians to Viñales, Early and Alonzo Ortiz. And then brought from Quebradillas to Gary Brownin the transaction in which they sent Tiquan Rolon already Melsan Basabe to pirates

To add to that, they signed a free agent Onzi Branchformer track and field athlete, already Enrique Ramoswhom they later sent to the Indians in exchange for Jermaine Miranda and a 2026 draft pick. They also added to poplar angel.

The Canasteros are added to the new acquisitions already on campus Jonathan Khan, Will Martinez, E. J. Crawford, Renaldo Balkmann and William Orozcoto which, if added to reinforcements Ed Davis (center, 6’10”) and Australian Mitch Creek (small forward, 6′5″), the only thing that would have to wait to see is if the team plays like the 2021 class.


When the former leader of the Grays of Umakao, Ernie Cumbodecided to leave BSN, sold the franchise to the former boss of the Pirates, Robert Rockwho arrived with a mission to change the culture in the team and take the quintet to the highest level.

Wilhelmus Kaanen he was hired as its leader after several years at Ponce with assistants Jorge Rincon and Marcos Pagan. The mission is to turn the tables on a franchise that has won 11 of 64 games over the past two years.

Roca managed to attract an ex-enebeist and an ex-player of BSN, Jose Juan Bareaas director of basketball operations.

They will have a Brazilian center in the reinforcement position Timothy Soaresa strong attacker from Latvia, Janis Timmaand to the delay David Stockton for his participation in the G League, will include a point guard Justin Dentmon.

Gabi Belardoin the composition of last year’s core, as well as the striker Oleksandr Kappos, take time to arrive due to their participation in international leagues. But Belardo, together with a member of the national team, Timah Parker Rivera and a basketball player Jorge Matos They lead a local core of young veterans who will unite with the imported ones in an attempt to change the fate of the people of Humacao.


Finally, basketball returned to Manati, and the legendary coach became the head of the project Flor Melendezwho inherited the Wizards lineup of players like Chris Ortiz, Jordan Stream, Derek Rees and Lance Tejada.

Jordan Howard is part of the group but will be announced in May.

In a new draw, they chose Melendez’s grandson, jivvan jacksonwith the first round of the draw and also added players Algenis Quintana and Brian Calderon. They will have a great school with a veteran shooter Isaac Sosa.

They try to convince the canastero Tyler Davis to play on the island, and they announced to the owner Elfrid Peyton as one of his reinforcements. The second will be the center Greg Monroe.