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Greece too powerful for Gilas 5

THE PHILIPPINES’ Jimmy Alapag vies with Greece guard Vaggelis Mantzaris during their Fiba World basketball championships match. AFP

Gilas Pilipinas found out the hard way that Greece doesn’t have an Achilles heel.

Posted: September 2nd, 2014 in Basketball,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Puerto Rico, Senegal final PH opponents

Puerto Rico's forward Renaldo Balkman (C) vies with Senegal's centre Hamady Ndiaye (L) and Senegal's forward Mohamet Diop during the 2014 FIBA World basketball championships group B match Senegal vs Puerto Rico at the Palacio Municipal de Deportes in Sevilla on August 31, 2014.   AFP PHOTO/ PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU

Reeling from two straight losses already, Gilas Pilipinas is seriously thinking of giving Andray Blatche two days of rest to recover from a twisted right knee and give his wards a fighting chance in their last two games in the the Fiba World Cup.

Posted: September 2nd, 2014 in Basketball,Headlines,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Gilas Pilipinas tumbles to 3rd straight loss; coach Reyes feels sorry

The Philippines' center Andray Blatche vies with Argentina's forward Luis Scola during the 2014 Fiba World basketball championship's group B match between Argentina and the Philippines at the Palacio Municipal de Deportes in Seville, Spain, on Monday, Sept.1, 2014.  AFP PHOTO/PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU

Gilas Pilipinas tumbled to its third straight loss in the Fiba World Cup after flubbing several golden chances to turn it around in a wild and wholly game against Argentina.

Posted: September 2nd, 2014 in Basketball,Featured FIBA articles,Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Argentina breaks away with 10-point lead vs Gilas Pilipinas in 3rd quarter


Argentina played without letup in the third period and steadily broke away, taking a 71-61 lead into the payoff frame.

Posted: September 2nd, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Gilas 5 takes on Argentina

MARC Pingris eludes Croatian standout Bojan Bogdanovic (left) for a followup of a miss by Gabe Norwood (right) during Saturday’s audacious losing stand by Gilas Pilipinas in Seville, Spain. FIBA.COM

Gilas Pilipinas plays its third game in as many days in the Fiba World Cup on Monday afternoon, clashing with former Olympic gold medallist Argentina and NBA veteran Luis Scola in Group B play at Centro Deportivo San Pablo here.

Posted: September 1st, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos and Videos | Read More »



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