SYDNEY - WNBA star Liz Cambage has been omitted from Australia's preliminary squad for next year's Women's Basketball World Cup in Sydney, a day after saying she had "zero" interest in playing again for the Opals.The 30-year- ...
A day ago
KAI Sotto's debut with the Adelaide 36ers in the National Basketball League (NBL) was set back by what the Australian club described as 'knee soreness.'As speculations swirled on his health status, the Filipino teen prodigy turned to ...
4 days ago
KAI Sotto's debut in the National Basketball League (NBL) of Australia will have to wait.The Adelaide 36ers on Thursday ruled out the Filipino teenager and three other players from their NBL season debut away to the Perth Wildcats on ...
5 days ago
CHICAGO - The lack of playing time was the flashpoint that led to the abrupt but amicable divorce between Kai Sotto and the G League Ignite last February.Ten months later, as he continues to pursue that NBA dream we all pray for ...
Nov 26, 2021
GILAS Pilipinas' group in the 2022 Fiba Asia Cup will be known when the draw ceremony is held on Dec. 8.Gilas can expect a tough draw as it is expected to face off against at least one of the teams ...
Nov 26, 2021
AT THE age of 19, Kai Sotto has already racked up those airline miles as he continues to traverse across borders and discover opportunities in his young career. From the Philippines, he tried his shot in the United States last year, but ...
Nov 25, 2021
KAI Sotto believes that by pursuing his continued growth, he's serving the goals of both Gilas Pilipinas and the Adelaide 36ers in the National Basketball League (NBL) in Australia."I think I'm doing both," he said in a press ...
Nov 25, 2021
LOOKS like Kai Sotto is already making his mark.A solid start from the Pinoy 7-footer logged him 7 points in his first outing with the Adelaide 36ers in a preseason game against the Cairns Taipans. On Twitter, highlight reels from ...
Nov 14, 2021
PBA
LOCKED down in Australia, former PBA player Joey Loyzaga celebrated his 60th birthday reminiscing about the past.His glory days playing for the Ginebra franchise in the Jaworski era and the last time he got to see his PBA contemporaries made him ...
Sep 27, 2021
THE Filipino basketball community in Australia is excited to witness Kai Sotto's debut in the National Basketball League (NBL) nears.The Filipino teen star is set to start his first season Down Under with the Adelaide 36ersin November."It' ...
Sep 9, 2021
NBA
OKLAHOMA CITY - For the second time in five years, the Oklahoma City Thunder went Down Under to find a first-round pick in the NBA draft, taking Josh Giddey at No. 6 on Thursday night (Friday, Manila time).The 18-year-old ...
Jul 30, 2021
NBA
IT wasn't that long ago 6-foot-8 Australian point guard Josh Giddey's objective was to play in the NBL - not the NBA.The Melbourne native had his country's National Basketball League in mind when it ...
Jul 27, 2021
LAS VEGAS - Patty Mills hit a 3-pointer as time expired, giving Australia an 87-84 win over Argentina in a pre-Olympics exhibition on Saturday night (Sunday, Manila time).Mills inbounded the ball with 2.5 seconds left to Jock Lansdale, ...
Jul 11, 2021
RUI Hachimura and Patty Mills have been selected by their respective countries as flag bearer for the Tokyo Olympics.Hachimura, who plays for the Washington Wizards, has been chosen by Japan as it host the Olympics, while Mills, a guard for the ...
Jul 7, 2021
PATTY Mills, Joe Ingles, and Matthew Dellavedova lead the Boomers in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics as Basketball Australia released its 12-man roster in Saturday.The veterans, alongside three-time Olympian Aron Baynes and returnee Chris Goulding, lead the dynamic Boomers crew ...
Jul 3, 2021
AUSTRALIA, New Zealand, and Japan have punched their tickets to the 2021 Fiba Asia Cup on Sunday.Fiba, the international governing body for the sport, ruled that the current records for the participating nations will be recognized, securing seats for the continental ...
Jun 20, 2021
GENEVA - Brisbane has long seemed to be in a one-horse race to host the 2032 Olympics.That race looks sure to be over and won next month when the International Olympic Committee meets before the Tokyo Games open.IOC president Thomas ...
Jun 11, 2021
NBA
AT least in Utah, the Philippine-Australia relations are a-ok.No less than Joe Ingles presented the NBA Sixth Man of the Year award to Jordan Clarkson on Tuesday (Manila time), with the Aussie gunner surprising the Fil-Am guard with ...
May 25, 2021
TAKE it from someone who has seen and experienced it.Mark Dickel, the former TnT Tropang Giga active consultant and one-time Gilas Pilipinas mentor, believes Kai Sotto's decision to take his act to the Australia National Basketball League (NBL) ...
May 9, 2021
FIL-Australian guard James Spencer continues his career Down Under as he sees action for the Dandenong Rangers.It's a homecoming of sorts for the University of the Philippines court general as he suits up for the Rangers, one of ...
Apr 26, 2021
CHICAGO - The snowy, scratchy image on his career screen demanded a swift change.And so on a sleepy Wednesday morning of another pandemic-ravaged week in the Philippines, the nation opened its weary eyes to the news that the reset button has ...
Apr 21, 2021
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