KAI Sotto is signing with Australian National Basketball League team Adelaide 36ers.Shams Charania of The Athletic broke the story early Wednesday morning, signalling a new beginning for the Filipino 7-foot-3 prospect.The career move of the Filipino teen was ...
Apr 21, 2021
CHICAGO - The Twitter fingers have ceased tweeting and the Instagram account, once bursting with adorable life stories and encouraging video updates, has suddenly gone quiet like a recluse."I appreciate the people who follow me in my journey. I used it as ...
Mar 3, 2021
ALTHOUGH Kai Sotto blew his chance to play in the NBA G League, the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) said it remains 100 percent supportive of the young Filipinos' bid to pursue his NBA dream."Although we are saddened with the recent ...
Feb 24, 2021
KOBE Paras has come to the defense of Kai Sotto and his precarious situation after an aborted stint with Gilas Pilipinas.The University of the Philippines star voiced his concerns amid a guessing game on Sotto's status with his NBA ...
Feb 21, 2021
NBA
PBA great Johnny Abarrientos hopes young Kai Sotto indeed, takes up from where he left off decades ago.As this hoops-crazy nation longs for a homegrown player to make it to the NBA, Abarrientos believes the 7-foot-2 Sotto has ...
Jun 29, 2020
PBA
JUSTIN Brownlee said he no longer has plans to pursue an NBA career, adding he is very much satisfied to playing in the Philippines.Brownlee has drawn positive comments after winning a fourth PBA championship with Barangay Ginebra, whose coach, Tim Cone, ...
Jan 22, 2020
WHEREVER Kai Sotto's NBA dream takes him, Chooks-to-Go president Ronald Mascarinas assured the 16-year-old cager of the company's full support.That's the promise the amiable entrepreneur told the 7-foot-2 prodigy ...
Mar 28, 2019
TAKE it from someone who dared try.On Wednesday, Alab Pilipinas star Bobby Ray Parks showed his full support to teen prodigy Kai Sotto's desire to become the first homegrown Filipino player in the NBA.And he has one advice ...
Mar 13, 2019
IRVING, Texas - One of the first times Rico Gathers put on pads after the former Baylor basketball player decided to pursue a career in the NFL, he was asked to dunk in them.The forward-turned-tight end won't get ...
May 7, 2016
PBA
BY now, June Mar Fajardo has distinguished himself as the best player in the PBA - a two-time MVP and twice a champion who, at 25, is tipped to become among the greatest in league history.But is he looking beyond the ...
Jul 23, 2015
NBA
AFTER seeing for himself the level of play in games among players knocking on the NBA door, Bobby Ray Parks said Kobe Paras, or any Filipino for that matter, can definitely make it to the big league given the right opportunities.In ...
Jul 14, 2015
NBA
BOBBY Ray Parks is giving his NBA dream another shot.Parks, the highly-touted son of PBA great Bobby Parks, is leaving for the US anytime within the week ahead of the June 25 NBA Rookie Draft, his agent Charlie Dy confirmed ...
May 20, 2015
NBA
A WORLD-CLASS athlete knows another when he sees one.This early, Manny Pacquiao has tipped teenager Kobe Paras to be the next big thing in basketball, saying the prodigious son of a former PBA MVP is bound to go places."Magaling ...
May 20, 2015
PBA
AS much as he loves Philippine basketball, American coach and Memphis Grizzlies scout John Todd Purves is honest enough to admit he has not seen a Filipino player good enough to play in the NBA right now."If there is any Filipino ...
Aug 29, 2013
THE death of his father has motivated amateur star Bobby Ray Parks Jr. to pursue his NBA dream more than ever.Saying it is what his dad and namesake had wanted for him, the National University standout said he will go to ...
May 1, 2013
PBA
JUNEL Baculi hopes Globalport's new 'Twin Towers' combination of import Justin Williams and Japeth Aguilar will do wonders for a franchise that won just once in its inaugural showing in the PBA.Having seen Aguilar involve himself in drills ...
Feb 5, 2013
PBA
JAPETH Aguilar is looking forward to a new beginnig in his PBA career.Joining Globalport's practice for the first time barely eight hours after arriving in Manila on Tuesday, the controversial big man went through his paces with the rest ...
Feb 5, 2013
PBA
HIS wish for a trade finally granted, big man Japeth Aguilar is bound for home any time now.Reports that reached Spin.ph had the enigmatic center already booking a flight back to Manila TO join his new team Globalport in practice ...
Jan 31, 2013
PBA
NATIONAL coach Chot Reyes on Monday took to social networking site Twitter to air his take on Japeth Aguilar's expressed wish to be traded by Talk 'N Text, stressing the move "smacks of selfishness."The 6-foot-9 former Western ...
Jan 21, 2013
PBA
AFTER agreeing to be a practice player of the Santa Cruz Warriors, Japeth Aguilar is still hoping, and waiting, to receive a call from any of the NBA Developmental League teams one day.The 6-9 Aguilar has agreed to be a ...
Dec 5, 2012
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