September 3, 2014

Philippines

Where Did Team Philippines Get their “Gilas” Name 2014/08/15 5:05 am

Where Did Team Philippines Get their “Gilas” Name

The initial goal of this Philippines Smart Gilas team was to qualify for the 2012 London Olympics, but they haven’t managed to do so. Nevertheless the success of playing on the World Cup is maybe even bigger than the Olympics. It can be surely said that the Smart Gilas team is the most successful professional sports team in the history of the Philippines. It is also interesting that there is a...

Gilas Pilipinas Team Roster for FIBA World Cup 2014/08/06 8:58 am

Gilas Pilipinas Team Roster for FIBA World Cup

  With the date for the start of the 2014 FIBA World Cup coming closer it is very interesting to see how good are the chances of further qualification of the non elite teams. The Gilas Pilipinas will play against Croatia, Greece, Argentina, Puerto Rico and Senegal in the opening round that starts at the end of August. You can check out their full schedule and opponent analysis right here. In...

Gilas Pilipinas Schedule for 2014 FIBA World Cup 2014/08/05 6:33 am

Gilas Pilipinas Schedule for 2014 FIBA World Cup

Gilas Pilipinas World Cup Schedule The Gilas Pilipinas squad will be led by Chot Reyes and will face Senegal, Puerto Rico, Greece, Argentina and Croatia in the Group B qualifying stage. The upcoming 2014 FIBA World Cup is being held in Spain and it starts at the end of August. Each team will play five games between 30 August and 4 September at Palacio Municipal de Deportes San Pablo located in Seville....

Philippines Defeats China for Bronze Medal in FIBA Asia Cup 2014/08/02 3:19 pm

Philippines Defeats China for Bronze Medal in FIBA Asia Cup

With China up 79-77 and less than 10 seconds left in the third place game, the undersized Philippines had one last shot. One that could potentially help the small basketball-crazed country finally place in the FIBA Asia Cup after finding themselves so close to a medal in 2010 and 2012. Discuss Gilas Pilipinas in our Philippines Basketball Forum adUnit = document.getElementById("google-ads-Xe7s"); google_ad_client...

Filipino-American Kris Rosales: Not The Next Jeremy Lin, Just The Next Kris Rosales 2013/11/01 3:53 pm

Filipino-American Kris Rosales: Not The Next Jeremy Lin, Just The Next Kris Rosales

Minutes from now, the NBA Developmental League (NBDL, or “D-League”) Draft will start and, according to agent Ara Vartanian, it is very likely that his client Kris Rosales, a 6’0” 165-lb Filipino-American point guard hailing from Bellflower in Southern California, will become the first “Fil-Am” player ever drafted into the D-League. Last year the Santa Cruz Warriors, an affiliate of the...

Jeremy Lin, Larry Bird Help Reveal Filipinos’ Passion, Reverence for the Game of Basketball 2013/10/09 1:29 am

Jeremy Lin, Larry Bird Help Reveal Filipinos’ Passion, Reverence for the Game of Basketball

Today’s NBA Global Games media availability at the Mall Of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines, reinforced a lot of what we already know — from Jeremy Lin‘s triumphs over adversity to Larry Bird‘s Draft acumen – about certain NBA luminaries, but what it really reinforced was the Filipinos’ true passion and reverence for the game of basketball. Today, metaphorically,...

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