Articles about Fiba Basketball World Cup

TAB Baldwin said his goal as Gilas Pilipinas project director is to find the best coach possible for the national team, but admitted he is not closing the door on being tapped for that role in the future, particularly in the 2023 ...
May 15, 2021
UTAH Jazz guard Jordan Clarkson wants to play for Gilas Pilipinas again in 2023 particularly in the Fiba Basketball World Cup, hopefully as a local.A story ran by the New York Times on Monday bared Clarkson's desire to suit up ...
Apr 5, 2021
SYDNEY - Former Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown won't be guiding the Boomers at the Tokyo Olympics after informing Basketball Australia he can no longer commit to the job."The uncertainties around the direction of my professional future unfortunately mean that I ...
Oct 14, 2020
WHILE Japan and the Philippines have secured an outright place in the 2023 Fiba Basketball World Cup, its co-host Indonesia will have to earn its ticket.According to a press release sent by Fiba to media outlets, Indonesia can only gain ...
Aug 3, 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
THE 2023 Fiba Basketball World Cup is scheduled to take place from August 25 to September 10.The dates of the competition were confirmed following consultations with the Fiba Central Board and recommendations by the Fiba Competitions Commission.The competition website was ...
May 11, 2020
FORMER Gilas Pilipinas coach Chot Reyes called his 2014 Fiba Basketball World Cup team a "team of leaders" and he sees a few of them becoming good coaches someday.Speaking in a webinar organized by Blackwater consultant Ariel Vanguardia and Hoop Coaches ...
May 6, 2020
THE NCAA moved back the 3-point line this season to create more room in the lane and cut down on the barrage of 3s in college basketball.Shooting percentages are down, historically low. Attempts also have dropped, slightly.Clogged lanes? Depends ...
Feb 19, 2020
HEAVILY involved as Tab Baldwin is in plotting the future of the Gilas Pilipinas national team, the American-Kiwi mentor insisted that he is, by no means, taking over and returning as the head coach."There's no plan for me ...
Dec 9, 2019
PHILIPPINE basketball took a step back this year when Gilas Pilipinas lost all five games at the Fiba Basketball World Cup in China and ended up dead last among 32 teams.But that always wasn't the case for the Philippine basketball ...
Oct 10, 2019
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PHILADELPHIA - Videos of Ben Simmons making jumpers flooded social media over the summer and the All-Star point guard is ready to take his game to another level when the Philadelphia 76ers open camp next week."I feel like this summer I ...
Sep 26, 2019
ANTIPOLO - Ateneo coach Tab Baldwin didn't deny that he's in discussions with Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) bigwigs over the national team program, but he stressed that much of those are still exploratory talks."I think you can ...
Sep 22, 2019
FOR Ferdinand "Bong" Pascual, the recently concluded 16th Fiba Basketball World Cup will go down as his crowning achievement as an international referee.The 49-year-old Pascual called four games in the global basketball tournament - three of which were Team USA ...
Sep 19, 2019
STEPH Curry says he wants to play in the Tokyo Olympics, and is hoping he would be in top shape as the US looks to assert its supremacy in the quadrennial games.The two-time NBA MVP insisted the USA remains the ...
Sep 19, 2019
SAMAHANG Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) chairman emeritus Manny V. Pangilinan apologized for Gilas Pilipinas letdown in the 2019 Fiba Basketball World Cup, but expressed hope for a better showing four years from now when the country co-hosts the global showpiece.Speaking ...
Sep 17, 2019
MADRID - Spain's men's basketball team has been welcomed by the Spanish king and thousands of fans on the streets of Madrid after winning the World Cup title over the weekend.Players presented the trophy to Spanish King Felipe ...
Sep 17, 2019
RICKY Rubio of Spain was crowned as the MVP of the Fiba Basketball World Cup 2019 in China.Rubio averaged 16.4 points and 6.0 assists throughout the tournament to win the individual award in helping Spain capture the Fiba Basketball ...
Sep 15, 2019
BEIJING - Serbia coach Sasha Djordjevic said on Saturday he's resigning after his team - among the favorites to win the basketball World Cup in China - settled for fifth place.Djordjevic broke the news after Serbia beat the Czech Republic, 90-81, ...
Sep 15, 2019
BEIJING - Luis Scola was asked what Sunday will mean to him, and he didn't hesitate with the answer."Everything," he said.The veteran Argentine forward didn't need to give more of an explanation. The World Cup is one ...
Sep 14, 2019
YENG Guiao's longtime lieutenant Caloy Garcia said the former Gilas Pilipinas head coach should not be solely blamed for the dismal performance in the 2019 Fiba Basketball World Cup.The Rain or Shine head coach, who was one of the assistants ...
Sep 13, 2019
FORMER Gilas Pilipinas coach Yeng Guiao said coaches in the grassroots level must strive develop tall, athletic players that can give future national teams a fighting chance in international competitions such as the Fiba Basketball World Cup.Guiao said the traditional Filipino ...
Sep 12, 2019
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