BEIJING - Luis Scola scored 28 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, and Argentina is heading to its first gold-medal game in 15 years after beating France 80-66 on Friday in a Fiba World Cup semifinal.Scola finished it in style, hitting ...
3 days ago
AUSTRALIA veteran Andrew Bogut minced no words after the Boomers suffered a heartbreaking 95-88 double-overtime loss to Spain in their Fiba World Cup semifinal at the Beijing Wukesong Sports Center on Friday night.Bogut was left fuming by a number ...
3 days ago
DONGGUAN, China - The U.S. will leave the World Cup with its worst finish in a major international tournament, assured of finishing no better than seventh after falling to Serbia 94-89 in a consolation playoff game on Thursday night.The previous ...
4 days ago
ARGENTINA stunned title favorite Serbia, 97-87, on Monday to move to the semifinals of the Fiba Basketball World Cup 2019 in Dongguan, China.Veteran Luis Scola scored 20 points while Facundo Campazzo had 18 points, 12 assists and six rebounds to ...
6 days ago
CHICAGO - Change can be an unwelcome stranger. It ruffles feathers and rocks the boat.But what if the boat is sinking, the hull leaking, and the crew morale is quickly dissipating?What if this once proud and mighty ship happens to be ...
6 days ago
NATIONAL coach Yeng Guiao said he has no idea what the future holds for Gilas Pilipinas until he has a talk with Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) bosses in the wake of a dismal campaign in the 2019 Fiba World Cup.Guiao ...
Sep 9, 2019
SHENZHEN, China - Giannis Antetokounmpo now has a little more time to get ready for the NBA season.That would be an unwanted consolation prize.The reigning NBA MVP's stay at the World Cup is over, even after a victory in ...
Sep 9, 2019
Despite losing, the Czech Republic could still reach the quarterfinals of the World Cup if the United States beats Brazil later Monday.The Czechs lost to Greece 84-77. Greece (3-2) needed to win the game in Shenzhen by 12 points ...
Sep 9, 2019
GILAS Pilipinas ended up dead last in the 2019 Fiba Basketball World Cup when the results of the remaining matches of the classification phase came in.Jordan claimed a win in its final game of the competition, beating Senegal, 79-77, in ...
Sep 9, 2019
GILAS Pilipinas' horrid run in the 2019 Fiba World Cup has sparked a clamor for changes after the national team lost all five games by an average of 29.4 points.Amid the uproar, there's one man that' ...
Sep 9, 2019
GILAS Pilipinas ended a disappointing 2019 World Cup campaign without a single win after losing in lopsided fashion to Asian rival Iran, 95-75, on Sunday night at the Beijing Wukesong Sports Center.Hamed Haddadi and his teammates proved a handful as ...
Sep 8, 2019
ANDRAY Blatche is at the center of a raging storm as Gilas Pilipinas rounds out a Fiba World Cup campaign that's looking more and more like a debacle, but the Brooklyn-born center is focusing on the task at hand." ...
Sep 7, 2019
CHICAGO - Hours before Gilas faced Tunisia in their classification match at the Wukesong Sports Center in Beijing, Robert Bolick Jr took to Twitter and made a bold prediction: "We will win tonight."As it turned out, Bolick drowned in the tidal wave ...
Sep 6, 2019
GILAS Pilipinas' nightmare in the World Cup is far from over.The Filipinos started sluggishly and never got into any form or rhythm after that, suffering a 86-65 defeat at the hands of African champion Tunisia in the classification phase ...
Sep 6, 2019
GILAS Pilipinas gets to start afresh and, hopefully, salvage a measure of pride after a horrific campaign in the group stage when it takes on Tunisia in the classification phase of the 2019 Fiba World Cup on Friday night.The Filipinos arrived ...
Sep 6, 2019
SHANGHAI - After a month of practice and years of planning, the U.S. men's basketball team has arrived at the World Cup.An all-night flight from Sydney to Shanghai that landed early Thursday brought the two-time defending World ...
Aug 29, 2019
SHANGHAI - It is gold or bust for US as the two-time defending World Cup champions try to become the first nation to win three straight.Serbia, Spain and Greece are among the top teams that won't make it easy ...
Aug 29, 2019
AN 11-man Gilas Pilipinas team leaves for Spain early on Sunday morning for a 10-day training camp in preparation for the Fiba World Cup in China.Naturalized player Andray Blatche and veteran Gabe Norwood lead the team that will be ...
Aug 3, 2019
ANDRAY Blatche is set to attend his first Gilas Pilipinas practice on Monday after arriving in the country this weekend.Blatche was welcomed by Gilas team manager Gabby Cui upon arrival on Saturday and then had lunch with coach Yeng Guiao and ...
Jul 13, 2019
MATTHEW Wright has been officially been added in the pool for Gilas Pilipinas for the 2019 Fiba World Cup.Head coach Yeng Guiao confirmed the decision after the Phoenix forward attended his first practice with the national team on Thursday."Part na ...
Jul 4, 2019
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