Former top overall rookie pick Joshua Munzon of Terrafirma is taking his act to NorthPort.

The deal was made official on Thursday as the league approved the trade that had the 27-year-old former Cal State LA standout swapping teams with veteran forward Kevin Ferrer.

The deal, though, originally involved more than just the two players. Under the original proposed setup, Munzon and rookie Javie Gomez de Llano will move to NorthPort in exchange for Ferrer, Jesper Ayaay, and a future second round pick.

The league office eventually shot down the deal and reduced it to a one-on-one player swap.

Munzon will be playing for his second PBA squad since being selected number one overall in the 2020 Rookie Draft.

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His numbers, however, dipped in the 2022-23 Commissioner's Cup after averaging just 8.8 points, 3.2 rebounds and 1.4 assists per game and Terrafirma won just once in 12 games. His previous conference output saw the former Long Beach, California native average over 12 points and close to four rebounds per game for the Dyip.

Munzon is the third No. 1 overall pick in the last four years that left Terrafirma after dealing the rights to Christian Standhardinger (2017) and CJ Perez (2018). Standhardinger went to San Miguel, moved to NorthPort for a brief stint before winding up at Barangay Ginebra.

The Dyip also lost Roosevelt Adams, the franchise's top pick in the 2019 draft, when the Fil-Am forward opted not to ink a new extension deal as a restricted free agent.

The athletic Adams now plays for the Kagawa Five Arrows in Japan's B2League.

In the meantime, Ferrer entered the pro league in 2016 via the Gilas special draft route where he won two league titles with Barangay Ginebra.

After just three years, the former University of Santo Tomas stalwart was shipped to NorthPort, along with Sol Mercado and Jervy Cruz for Stanley Pringle.