In a separate announcement yesterday, Greg Slaughter of Barangay Ginebra San Miguel and Marcio Lassiter of San Miguel Beermen both announced that they have declined the offer to join the Gilas Pilipinas Player Pool.
Both Greg Slaughter and Marcio Lassiter said that they believe that the original 12 members of Gilas Pilipinas should represent Philippines in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup and they do not want to take their spots thus their decision to withdraw from the Gilas Pilipinas Player Pool. View Gilas Pilipinas Player Pool
What do you think about the withdrawal of Slaughter and Lassiter from the Gilas Pilipinas Player Pool?
And here’s the reaction of Coach Chot Reyes on the pull out of Lassiter and Slaughter:
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Gilas Pilipinas had their 1st practice since the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship last night, March 3, 2014 at PhilSports Arena in preparation for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup and the 2014 Asian Games.
Gilas Pilipinas Player Pool: Marcus Douthit, Jeff Chan, LA Tenorio, Jimmy Alapag, Gabe Norwood, Marc Pingris, June Mar Fajardo, Jayson Castro, Larry Fonacier, Gary David, Japeth Aguilar, Ranidel de Ocampo, Beau Belga, Marcio Lassiter, Jared Dillinger, Greg Slaughter, Paul Lee and Andray Blatche
According to Gilas Pilipinas Coach Chot Reyes, the 1st practice of Gilas Pilipinas today, March 3, 2014, 8-10pm will be open to the Media and the Public at PhilSports Arena (Former ULTRA)
Due to public clamor, GILAS' 1st practice will be open to media & the public later, 8-10pm at ULTRA.
— Chot Reyes (@coachot) March 3, 2014
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Philippine National Team Membership
-2002 Asian Games
-2005 William Jones Cup
-2007 FIBA Asia Championship