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24 NOV 2017 Tokyo Japan photo courtesy of FIBA FIBA World Qualifiers 2017 News: Jayson Castro William’s all-game heroics lifted Gilas Pilipinas over a game Japan NT, 77-71, to register a win in the FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers 2017 at the Komazawa Olympic Park in Tokyo this Friday. Castro spearheaded Pilipinas Basketball with 20 big points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists, while Andray Blatche chimed-in 13 buckets and 12 caroms for RP Five.
3 SEP 2015 Manila Philippines courtesy of LA Nation The LA Lakers will not object. Embattled Gilas Pilipinas may no longer have the Pro cagers SBP requested from the PBA, but will definitely get a legitimate Pro and a true NBA star in Fil-American Jordan Clarkson. What remains as a stumbling block for Pilipinas Basketball to field-in Clarkson is the green light of FIBA for Clarkson to represent the Philippines as a Filipino national in the upcoming FIBA Asia Championship 2015.
29 AUG 2015 Manila Philippines courtesy of LA Lakers NBA.com SBP president Manny V. Pangilinan (MVP) is moving heaven and earth to ensure that Gilas Pilipinas suits-up in fighting form in FIBA Asia Championship 2015. Reports are coming that Pangilinan may seek an audience from the LA Lakers to request for the liberty of the NBA guard Jordan Clarkson to play internationally for Pilipinas.
25 AUG 2015 Manila Philippines Philippine Basketball Team Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) reveals the members of the 24-Man Gilas Pilipinas pool submitted to FIBA Asia 2015 comittee. The temporary roster formed includes NBA standout Jordan Clarkson, who earlier was confirmed to be eligible to play for Pilipinas Basketball pending the approval of FIBA.