Gilas Pilipinas overcame a sluggish start to overcome African side Ivory Coast and pick up their 2nd exhibition win, 94-83 in Spain as they continue
Gilas Pilipinas dropped 31 points in the 3rd quarter en route to a 102-80 blowout win of African side Congo for a successful 1st tune-up
“We’re just going to finalize his status. He has personal priorities so we will finalize that within the week if he’s going to be staying with the team or taking a break,” – Yeng Guiao
“I hope Ginebra fans out there will learn to love me slowly by just seeing how I play with my heart on my sleeve, and the energy and emotion that I like to bring when I play the game,” said Dillinger to the source.
“We also commend Kai for his commitment to play for Batang Gilas in the World Cup in Greece, and in future international competitions of the men’s national team, Gilas Pilipinas, including the FIBA World Cup here in 2023,” – SBP President Al Panlilio.
The left-handed big man out of San Sebastian knows how much is at stake for Magnolia, which opened the season with three straight losses. #PBA
“I want to devote the next two to three years to single-mindedly focus on my goal of joining the NBA by 2021 or 2022,” – Kai Sotto #FIBA #NBA #GilasPilipinas
The league holds a Rookie/Sophomore versus Juniors showdown as part of this year’s festivities set March 29 to 31 apart from the main game featuring the North vs. South All-Stars. #PBA
FIBA has yet to reveal the sanctions for the players involved in the unfortunate Gilas Pilipinas vs Australia Boomers brawl that happened last July 2. Regardless, most speculate that there will be suspensions or even bans.
So far, the attention over at the Barangay Ginebra camp is the return of Greg Slaughter. “Gregzilla” returns to action Saturday (Feb. 3) against the dangerous NLEX Road Warriors but his playing time will be controlled.