Monthly Archives: October 2014
The 2015 PBA Governors Cup will feature Asian Imports. The 12 PBA Teams can now hire 2 imports for the 3rd conference: 1 Asian Import (6 foot 3 and below) and 1 Foreign Import (Unlimited Height for last 4 teams and 6 foot 5 for the other teams).
The Gilas Pilipinas Head Coach and Players will be re-evaluated by a committee formed by the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas. It is still possible that the committee will still recommend Coach Chot Reyes and the rest of the Gilas Pilipinas Players.
Who do you think should be the next coach of Gilas Pilipinas?
Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas President Manny V. Pangilinan, in a board meeting Tuesday at the PLDT Makati office, has proposed a “participative and consultative approach” in the initial selection process for future national teams to address at least nine international tournaments scheduled for 2015.
Among the events set next year are the 28th Southeast Asian Games in Singapore in June and the 28th FIBA Asia Championship in China in August which will serve as the regional qualifier to the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016.
UNICEF Ambassador and Chicago Bulls player Pau Gasol has a message regarding Typhoon Yolanda (Typhoon Haiyan) relief efforts by UNICEF and how we can still help almost a year after lots of children and families were affected by the Typhoon.
Fil-Am Jordan Clarkson made his NBA debut for the Los Angeles Lakers and contributed 8 points, 4 rebounds and 2 assists in a loss to the Houston Rockets.
Kobe Bryant led LA with 19 points and had an altercation with former teammate Dwight Howard. Lakers Rookie Julius Randle suffered a broken leg in his NBA debut. Former Rockets Jeremy Lin with 7 points and 6 assists in his 1st game with the LA Lakers.
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Calvin Abueva of the Alaska Aces with a coast to coast game-winning layup against Talk N Text Tropang Texters. Calvin Abueva had a monster game with 26 points and 22 rebounds.
NBA 2014-2015 Season starts today, October 29 in Manila (October 28 in US). Which team do you think will be NBA Champions this season?
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Cleveland Cavaliers – Intro Video
Things to look forward to in the upcoming NBA Season
-Defending NBA Champions San Antonio still have a solid line-up and of course the veteran Big Three: Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobli and Tony Parker
-New look LA Lakers with Jeremy Lin and Fil-Am Jordan Clarkson playing Point Guard and of course, Kobe Bryant back from an injury
-Pau Gasol will team-up with Derrick Rose in Chicago
Japeth Aguilar of Barangay Ginebra San Miguel was named the 1st PBA Player of the Week for the PBA 40th Season. Japeth Aguilar led Ginebra against Talk N Text with 18 points, 18 rebounds and 5 blocks and with 16 points, 12 rebounds and 3 blocks against KIA in their 2nd game.
Paul George suffered a gruesome injury less than three months ago but is back on the basketball court, doing some shooting and playing 1-on-1.