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Focused on improving, Ildefonso set for busy offseason

MANILA, Philippines — Dave Ildefonso, one of the Philippines’ top young basketball talents, said his decision to switch schools was not borne out of an itch to move to greener pastures. He did say, though, that it was because of an insatiable desire to improve as an athlete. “I never thought of it like I […]

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Tim Cone still willing to coach Gilas but admits decision won’t be ‘simple yes or no’

MANILA, Philippines– Tim Cone is keeping the door ajar as far as coaching the national team is concerned. But if the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas wants to continue utilizing the country’s most decorated mentor as Gilas Pilipinas head coach, it would have to wrangle with a lot of complexities. “It’s a complicated dynamic,” the 21-time […]

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Blatche still open for Gilas duty, eyes Dubai title for Mighty

MANILA, Philippines — Many-time Gilas Pilipinas big man Andray Blatche said the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas has not reached out to him. Blatche gave a brusque “No,” when asked whether the country’s basketball federation has contacted him for another stint with the program, which has now turned its sights on the FIBA Asia Cup 2021 […]

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Latest 24-man Gilas ‍pool for Asian Cup released

Eleven Philippine Basketball Association standouts and six more amateurs were added to the Gilas Pilipinas men’s pool for the Fiba Asia Cup 2021 qualifiers, the pro league announced on its website Friday afternoon. Leading the PBA talents is Marc Pingris, a many-time Gilas member. He is joined by 2013 World Cup teammate Japeth Aguilar. Also […]

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More pros, collegiate stars added to Gilas pool for Fiba Asia qualifiers

Eleven pro players and six more amateurs were added to the Gilas Pilipinas men’s pool for the FIBA Asia Cup 2021 qualifiers, the Philippine Basketball Association announced on its website Friday afternoon. Leading the PBA talents is Marc Pingris, a many-time Gilas member. He is joined by 2013 World Cup teammate Japeth Aguilar. Also making […]

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SBP chief reaches out to Gilas naturalized prospect Chris McCullough

MANILA, Philippines—Chris McCullough’s wish to wear the Philippine colors got a big boost after Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas president Al Panlilio got in contact with the amicable American. The former San Miguel import on Saturday tweeted a screenshot of an article that said he could be a possible naturalized player for the Philippines in international […]

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SEA Games romp product of Gilas Pilipinas ‘special’ bond

MANILA, Philippines — Gilas Pilipinas was all business from day one against Singapore last week to its gold medal romp of Thailand on Tuesday night, but there were also a lot of joking around and laughter shared in between. All that was a product of the squad’s great on-court chemistry and tight-knit bond off of […]

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Road to Spain

  • Team
  • Win
  • Loss
Greece
4
0
Argentina
3
1
Croatia
2
2
Senegal
2
3
Puerto Rico
1
3
Philippines
1
4

Kevin Love withdraws from Team USA

By: | 5 years Ago

Kevin Love still doesn't know where he will play next season, his NBA future hanging in the air while a seldom-used league rule complicates a potential trade to Cleveland.