THE door may be shut on Aldin Ayo in the UAAP, but that doesn't mean that options have dried up for him elsewhere.Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) director of operations Butch Antonio said that there's no such ...
Sep 9, 2020
WHILE several promising talent led by Kai Sotto are taking their act overseas, Filipinos abroad are also eager to showcase their talents in their homeland."I think it's just a great thing," said Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) program director ...
Sep 9, 2020
WITH women's basketball gaining ground in the country, the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) hosted a webinar series to sustain the growth the sport has achieved the past few years.The country's basketball federation launched the live interactive event 'Women ...
Aug 20, 2020
SEEING Jordan Clarkson impress in the NBA bubble as an invaluable sixth man for the Utah Jazz makes it hard for fans to resist the thought of the Fil-American guard playing for Gilas Pilipinas come the 2023 Fiba World Cup on ...
Aug 19, 2020
FILIPINOS still hold dear the events in the 2013 Fiba Asia Championship when Gilas Pilipinas broke through after decades of failure.Although the Philippine national team settled for the silver medal after losing to Iran, 85-71, in final, the host found ...
Aug 11, 2020
SAMAHANG Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) chairman emeritus Manny V. Pangilinan has offered his sympathy to top Fiba Asia official Hagop Khajirian following the two deadly blasts that rocked Beirut last Tuesday.Hagop is the FIBA executive director for Asia and CEO of ...
Aug 9, 2020
THE Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) wishes the safety of FIBA-Asia officials and personnel after its head office was among those damaged following the major explosion that rocked Lebanon on Wednesday.The basketball federation led by president Al. S Panlilio already ...
Aug 6, 2020
COMING off Gilas Pilipinas Women's success in the 30th Southeast Asian Games last year, an all-pro women's league was supposedly in the works until the global COVID-19 pandemic put everything on a halt."That was the ...
Jul 28, 2020
JONG Uichico isn't one to sleep on opportunities.That's why he's not closing the doors on the possibility of making his way back to the sidelines, if an opportunity does present itself.Uichico admitted to Coaches ...
Jul 27, 2020
MANILA, Philippines - A year after he passed away at age 17, Benjamin Canlas is still making the world a better place - one bike at a time. The teenager is the inspiration for an unusual giveaway of mountain bikes, presented to Filipinos who ...
Jul 23, 2020
WORDS have been said but the bond between Fiba and the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) remains strong.The assurance came from no less than SBP Executive Director Sonny Barrios, who said the respect between the two cage bodies remains the same." ...
Jul 18, 2020
BECAUSE of him, MVP means much more for Philippine basketball fans.It no longer points solely to a tournament's Most Valuable Player, but also to its most valuable patron.As Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) chairman emeritus Manny V. Pangilinan ...
Jul 14, 2020
CHICAGO - I've been feeling weak and lethargic lately. And at age 52, it got me a little cautious and concerned.But with no dire symptoms to necessitate calling my personal physician, I decided to self-diagnose. To all LeBron James ...
Jul 9, 2020
THE Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) reiterates that playing basketball is still prohibited in all areas in the Philippines that are under quarantine.SBP executive director Renauld 'Sonny' Barrios said that with the absence of specific guidelines from the Inter-Agency Task ...
Jul 8, 2020
DESPITE the uncertainties brought by the COVID-19 pandemic, preparations for the tri-country hosting of the 2023 Fiba Basketball World Cup continues.Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) executive Renauld Barrios said meetings between the Philippines, Japan, and Indonesia have been going ...
Jul 7, 2020
FOR officials of the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP), young Filipino stars spreading their wings overseas speaks volumes of how Philippine basketball has grown as a whole over the past few years."It's an honor and we should be honored ...
Jul 7, 2020
TAB Baldwin's job as program director of Gilas Pilipinas is safe - for now.Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) executive director Renauld 'Sonny' Barrios said Baldwin remains with the federation to oversee the program of the national team in the coming years, ...
Jul 7, 2020
IN coach Tim Cone's eyes, the key in making Gilas Pilipinas reaching its dreams to become world beaters falls down in a simple matter of continuity."We're never giving the national team a chance to process into what ...
Jul 3, 2020
A COMBINATION of a Filipino coach and a foreign consultant will be a ideal for Gilas Pilipinas, according to longtime naturalized player Marcus Douthit.Douthit weighed in on the heated debate on the next Gilas coach, saying a Filipino should be named ...
Jul 1, 2020
GILAS Pilipinas remains as Thirdy Ravena's top priority even as he is set to embark on a new chapter with San-En NeoPhoenix in the Japanese B.League."Thirdy has always expressed his willingness to play for the Philippines and ...
Jun 24, 2020
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