Gilas Pilipinas (photo by Peter Paul Baltazar)

FIBA World Cup: SBP clarifies exclusion of Remy Martin

“We are more than happy to accommodate Remy and make him part of our Gilas Pilipinas program. However, we are constrained by the FIBA ruling that says a player hoping to play as a local must have a local passport before the age of 16,” – SBP president Al Panlilio #GilasPilipinas

Coaches Yeng Guiao and Caloy Garcia during one the practices of the national squad (photo by Joaquin Flores)

Should PH be sore at NBA for disallowing Jordan Clarkson?

After days of anxious waiting, the National Basketball Association has finally spoken out on whether Jordan Clarkson can suit up for the Philippine National Team to the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia. And unfortunately, the verdict is that he the Fil-American star cannot.

Jordan Clarkson [photo: Commons Wikimedia/Mark Schierbecker]

SBP fails to secure clearance for Jordan Clarkson

The SBP were unable to beat the deadline to secure the necessary papers for Jordan Clarkson, meaning that the Gilas Pilipinas quintet will have to go through the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship with practically the same team they had in the 37th William Jones Cup.