THE Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) is eyeing a sweep of the four basketball gold medals at stake in the coming 30th Southeast Asian Games.SBP executive director Sonny Barrios said the directive of the country's top basketball officials is to ...
Feb 5, 2019
BATANG Gilas coach Mike Oliver is confident the team will do well in the Fiba Under-16 Asian Championships despite the lack of preparation, noting the change in schedule has helped secure the services of key players from the UAAP.Initially set ...
Mar 20, 2018
PBA
BLACKWATER team owner Dioceldo Sy has personally batted for PBA officer-in-charge Willie Marcial to be promoted full-time as commissioner.Sy said he can't think of any person capable of running the league than the 54-year-old Marcial, ...
Jan 12, 2018
THE Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) is banking on the so-called 'Power of 3' and the certainty that the basketball bar would be raised if and when the Philippines gets the nod as the main host of the FIBA World Cup ...
Dec 4, 2017
IT'S a tedious process but chances of Mac Belo being added in the Gilas Pilipinas lineup to the Southeast Asian Games remains a possibility.National coach Chot Reyes broached out the idea Saturday in the light of concrete plans to have ...
Jul 29, 2017
EVEN in its bid to land the hosting right of the Fiba World Cup in 2023, the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) is bracing for a stiff competition from some of the sport's top powers.Argentina, Germany, Australia, Russia, Serbia, and ...
Jan 27, 2017
GILAS Pilipinas 5.0 gets the chance to play for the first time on home ground following the formal awarding of the 2016 Southeast Asian Basketball Association (SEABA) Championship hosting rights to the Philippines.National team coach Chot Reyes confirmed the hosting ...
Jan 23, 2017
THE Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) is exploring all options available to ensure a competitive Gilas Pilipinas team vying for a berth in the 2019 FIBA World Cup, including the possibility of forming a mix of PBA and cadet players to make ...
Jul 26, 2016
A TOP Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas official will sit down with PBA commissioner Chito Narvasa late Wednesday in the wake of SBP's decision to revive the Gilas cadet program for the national team.Al Panlilio, head of the MVP Sports ...
Jun 22, 2016
THE Philippines will be hosting the Fiba 3x3 World Championships two years from now, and the Samahang Basketbol ng Plipinas (SBP) hope the best players will be able to represent the country.SBP executive director Sonny Barrios hinted at the likelihood of ...
Jun 15, 2016
FANS will have to settle for high-level seats as the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas revealed that court-level area tickets for the Olympic Qualifying Tournament at the Mall of Asia Arena next month are nearly sold out.SBP executive director Sonny ...
Jun 10, 2016
PBA commissioner Chito Narvasa insisted the league remains in a good working relationship with Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas, keeping its support to Gilas Pilipinas despite SBP set to revert to the original national team program of having amateur stars leading the team. ...
Jun 8, 2016
GILAS Pilipinas center Andray Blatche towers as the guest of honor when the 1st SBP 3x3 Pambansang Tatluhan 2016 kicks off Thursday at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall.Thirty-two teams, divided equally in boys and girls divisions, will represent ...
Jun 8, 2016
MANNY V. Pangilinan's surprise announcement that a plan is in place for a return to the original Gilas Pilipinas program has wide-ranging repercussions, not only on the national team but on the PBA as well.Specifically, the participation of ...
May 30, 2016
TAB Baldwin is set to meet with management of Rain or Shine regarding the possibility of young big man Raymund Almazan joining Gilas Pilipinas.In what capacity, the national coach would rather not comment at the moment."Until I speak with him, ...
May 25, 2016
INCOMING Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte expressed his support for Gilas Pilipinas' campaign as well as the country's hosting of the Fiba Olympic Qualifying Tournament from July 5 to 10.Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas executive director Sonny Barrios met with Duterte ...
May 19, 2016
ARE the tickets for the Fiba Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Manila reasonably priced?The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) definitely thinks so, saying it believes ticket prices for the Fiba Olympic Qualifying Tournament are reasonable considering the magnitude of the event and ...
Apr 21, 2016
THE Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) will undertake serious measures to prevent scalpers from getting their hands on the tickets for the Fiba Olympic Qualifying Tournament in Manila this July.SBP executive director Renauld 'Sonny' Barrios said they are looking at several ...
Apr 19, 2016
THREE wins to Rio.That should well be the battle cry of Gilas Pilipinas in the Olympic Qualifying Tournament which the country will host from July 5-10 at the Mall of Asia Arena.Under the tournament format, the six teams to ...
Jan 26, 2016
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