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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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Gilas targets 2016 Olympics by winning 2015 FIBA Asia Championship in China

The Philippine men’s basketball team’s journey to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Brazil begins on September 23 as it goes up against the best Asia has to offer at the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship. Joining the Gilas on Group B … Continue reading

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2014-15 PBA season starts off with Philippine Cup

Life begins at 40, and this seems to be true to the PBA as the oldest professional basketball league in Asia turns 40 years old when the 2014-15 season opens on October 19 at the brand spanking new Philippine Arena … 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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Takeaways from the Gilas Pilipinas’ performance at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup

The lineup is designed to dribble-drive and kick as well as to push the ball when the opportunity presents itself. Kamikaze small ball is what I call it. Nevertheless, forcing it inside in a halfcourt situation is a death sentence … Continue reading

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