Category Archives: FIBA World Cup

Where will Gilas finish at the 2014 FIBA World Cup?

Just a few more weeks before the much anticipated 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup begins, and the discussions about the tournament has picked up now that the teams taking part in that competition are deep in preparation. How far can … Continue reading

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Does Paul Dalistan deserve a call up?

Paul John Dalistan, more popularly known as Paul Lee, showed why he deserves his slot at the Philippine men’s basketball training pool after leading the Gilas Pilipinas to a third place finish at the recent 2014 FIBA Asia Cup. But … Continue reading

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Assessing the opposition – Gilas and Group B of 2014 FIBA World Cup

The Philippine men’s basketball still has five and a half months to prepare for the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain. In here, MSW assesses the group where Gilas belong.                   The … Continue reading

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Gilas Pilipinas ends up at Group B in FIBA World Cup draw

The Philippine seniors men’s basketball team finds itself at Group B in the first round of the group stage of the 2014 FIBA World Cup, which will be played from August 30 to September 14. Joining Gilas in the group … Continue reading

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France Emerged as the Champions in the 2013 Eurobasket

2013 #FIBA Europe Update: France emerged as the champions in the 2013 #Eurobasket competition by beating Lithuania Basketball squad, 80-66. Meanwhile, former champions Spain settled for bronze by defeating Croatia, 92-66. Photo Source: FIBA.COM For more 2013 Eurobasket Updates, like … Continue reading

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EuroBasket 2013 Semifinals Update

FIBA #EuroBasket2013 Update: After manhandling Serbia in the quarterfinals, reigning European champions Spain will face #France, which defeated host Slovenia in their own round-of-eight pairing, in the semis at 3:00am of September 21. The matchup features NBA players Jose Calderon, … Continue reading

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2013 FIBA Europe Quarterfinals Update

2013 #FIBA Europe update: France’s Basketball squad lead by #TonyParker has knocked out the host country Slovenia (72 – 62) in the quarterfinals of the 2013 EURO Basket and will advance to Spain in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup. … Continue reading

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Mexico Emerged as the Champions in the 2013 FIBA Americas

2013 #FIBA Americas Championships Update: Mexico emerged as the champions in the 2013 FIBA Americas competition by beating the Carlos Arroyo-led Puerto Rico squad, 91-89. Meanwhile, former champions Argentina settled for silver by defeating Dominican Republic, 103-93. All four teams … Continue reading

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