Tag Archives: National Team

FIBA OQT 2016: New Zealand NT stops Gilas Pilipinas run, 93-84

8 JUL 2016 Manila Philippines photo courtesy of FIBA FIBA OQT 2016 News: New Zealand NT slashed the hearts of Filipino fans as it halted Gilas Pilipinas, 89-80, in the do-or-die game in the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament 2016 in SM MOA Arena yesterday. Tai Webster topbilled for the Tall Blacks with his 25 points and 11 boards, while his brother Corey Webster contributed 23 baskets.

FIBA OQT 2016: France evades Gilas Pilipinas scare, 93-84

6 JUL 2016 Manila Philippines photo courtesy of FIBA FIBA OQT 2016 News: France Le Bleus NT bucked an early game scare and crunch time uprising by Gilas Pilipinas with a 93-84 upset victory in the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament 2016 in SM MOA Arena yesterday. Nando De Colo paced the French with 27 points and 3 steals, while Tony Parker dropped 21 markers and 6 assists.

FIBA 2015 News: SBP sends FIBA Olympic Qualifier hosting bid

21 OCT 2015 Manila Philippines photo courtesy of FIBA FIBA 2015 News: Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP): sends letter of intent to FIBA to qualify as host of the 2016 Olympic Qualifying Tournament Basketball scheduled for July 4 to 10 next year.

FIBA 3×3 2015: Manila North falls anew to Novi Sad, 21-13

17 OCT 2015 Abu Dhabi photo courtesy of FIBA 3×3 FIBA 3×3 2015 News: Philippines Manila North fell from the 3×3 title contention for good as it bowed to Novi Sad Al Wadha of UAE, 21-13, this Friday in FIBA 3×3 World Tour in Abu Dhabi.

FIBA 3×3: Slovenia Kranj slips past Manila North, 21-17

16 OCT 2015 Abu Dhabi photo courtesy of FIBA 3×3 FIBA 3×3 News: Slovenia Kranj upsets stubborn Manila North of the Philippines, 21-17, this Friday October 16 in Pool D of 2015 FIBA 3×3 World Tour Final in Abu Dhabi. Calvin “The Beast” Abueva powered the losing effort of Pilipinas with 9 baskets, while Troy Rosario and Vic Manuel hauled 4 and 3 points respectively.

Philippine Player Profiles October 15 2015 Update

15 OCT 2015 Manila Philippines Player Profiles Player Profiles: We offer you five updates to Philippine Basketball Team Player Profiles today. We have the latest basketball records for Terrence Romeo, Calvin Abueva, Kobe Paras, Jordan Clarkson and Bobby Ray Parks. We have included career stats, bios, international achievements, along with amateur and pro records.

FIBA Asia 2015: China cheat sheet Gold standard

8 OCT 2015 •Manila Philippines   courtesy of FIBA.com FIBA Asia 2015 Aftermath: In today’s editorial we document the tactics used by China Basketball to covet GOLD in FIBA Asia 2015 as Pilipinas Basketball settled for Silver. We believe that the formidable China squad could have won the tournament without resorting to obvious game-rigging. We analyze what transpired over the course of Gilas preparations, the factors that led to to the Silver finish and what can be improved in the next staging of the Asian joust.

FIBA Asia 2015: Referree aided China wins GOLD, topples Gilas Pilipinas, 78-67

3 OCT 2015 Changsha China   Andray Blatche FIBA Asia 2015 News: Gilas Pilipinas Basketball bags Silver as China wins Gold, 78-67, with the help of referrees in the Finals of FIBA Asia 2015 in Changsha, China. Andray Blatche topscored for the losing cause of Pilipinas with 17 markers. Calvin The Beast Abueva and Terrence Romeo added 9 markers, while Jayson The Blur Castro chipped-in 8 baskets. China backcourt captain Guo Ailun meanwhile, led Team Dragon with 19 points.
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