IN PHOTOS: Gilas Pilipinas still kings of SEABA after beating Indonesia
The Philippines will now move on to the FIBA Asia Cup and the Asian Qualifiers later in the year MANILA, Philippines – Gilas Pilipinas secured its eighth SEABA title after finishing off Indonesia, 97-64, in the 2017 SEABA Men’s Championship on Thursday, May 18, at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.... Read more
Reyes: Jalalon will be ‘really special’ for Gilas Pilipinas
‘I really like the development and the play of Jio Jalalon,’ says Chot Reyes Jane Bracher PRAISE FOR JIO. Jio Jalalon receives praise from coach Chot Reyes. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – No Most Valuable Player was named for the 2017 SEABA Men’s Championship when it concluded... Read more
Gilas Pilipinas rules SEABA once more, books FIBA Asia Cup ticket
(UPDATED) The Philippines rips Indonesia in the final game to finish the 2017 SEABA Men’s Championship at 6-0. Gilas will also go to the Asian Qualifiers. Jane Bracher CHAMPIONS. Gilas Pilipinas reigns supreme over Southeast Asian basketball again. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The last casualty:... Read more
Gilas Pilipinas on verge of SEABA gold after Vietnam win
(UPDATED) One more win for the Philippines Jane Bracher 5-0. Gilas Pilipinas is now a win away from the SEABA gold. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The Philippines is now a win away from the 2017 SEABA Championships gold after a 107-52 annihilation of Vietnam on... Read more
Reyes lauds Aguilar’s maturity with Gilas over the years
The longtime Gilas Pilipinas member earns the praise of coach Chot Reyes after a breakout performance against Thailand Jane Bracher JAM. Japeth Aguilar dunks the ball over Thailand. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – It sometimes doesn’t feel like it because he’s often a quiet figure but Japeth... Read more
Jalalon enjoying mentorship from Asia’s best point guard Castro
Jio Jalalon and Jayson Castro are roommates for the duration of the 2017 SEABA Championships Jane Bracher LEARNING EXPERIENCE. Young guard Jio Jalalon is benefiting from the teachings of Asia’s best point guard Jayson Castro. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Jio Jalalon is getting possibly the best... Read more
Aguilar explodes as Gilas Pilipinas barrels past Thailand
The Barangay Ginebra forward makes all 10 of his field goal attempts, which included highlight dunks and a 3-pointer, in just 17 minutes of play Jane Bracher SLAM. Japeth Aguilar sizzles against Thailand. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Japeth Aguilar exploded for a tournament-high 23 points... Read more
Andray Blatche’s mom enjoys watching her son play in Manila
Angela Oliver says this is the first time she’s watching her son Andray play for Gilas in person Jane Bracher SUPPORTIVE. Andray Blatche’s Mom, Angela, watches Gilas Pilipinas play. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Andray Blatche scored 13 points, grabbed 8 rebounds, and passed out 5 assists... Read more
Batang Gilas coach happy for Filipinos playing on Singapore’s U16 team
Batang Gilas didn’t just defeat Singaporeans. Read more