Category Archives: Gilas Pilipinas

Gilas go up against host China in FIBA Asia trophy match

Host China is the remaining hurdle to the Philippine men’s basketball team’s mission of qualifying to next year’s Summer Olympics as they battle it out in the final match of the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship today. China dethroned reigning champion … Continue reading

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Gilas barge on to FIBA Asia semis, will face Japan next

After the opening day loss to Palestine, the Philippine men’s basketball team buckled down to work and went on to having a winning streak at the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship as it now reached the semifinal round and is set … Continue reading

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Gilas kick off 2015 FIBA Asia Championship against Palestine

The Philippine men’s basketball team starts off the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship against Palestine at 11:45am on September 23 at the Changsha Social Work College’s gymnasium. The Gilas Pilipinas are on Group B together with Palestine, Kuwait, and Hong Kong. … Continue reading

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Can Gilas win gold at the 2014 Asian Games?

After an inspiring run at the recent 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup, the Philippine men’s basketball team returns to action once more as the Gilas Pilipinas compete at the 17th Asian Games Incheon 2014. The Philippines is grouped with Asian … Continue reading

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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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