Monthly Archives: November 2016
Phoenix Fuel Masters with a big win over defending champions San Miguel Beermen, 92-85 led by former Gilas JC Intal with 22 points and Simon Enciso with 15 points.
Watch: Phoenix vs San Miguel Highlights
A look at the performance of the Gilas Rookies in the 1st week of the 2016-2017 PBA Philippine Cup.
Gilas Rookies PBA debuts
– Mac Belo (Blackwater) – 17 points, 9 rebounds and 2 assists (Won vs Phoenix) / 25 points, 6 rebounds and 3 steals (Won vs Meralco)
– Carl Bryan Cruz (Alaska) – 20 points, 14 rebounds and 2 steals (Lost to NLEX)
According to reports, the Christmas Day PBA Game between Barangay Ginebra San Miguel and Star Hotshots will be played at the Philippine Arena in Bocaue, Bulacan.
Rookie Mac Belo was named PBA Player of the Week in his 1st week of playing in the PBA. Belo averaged 21 points, 7.5 rebounds and 1.5 steals for Blackwater Elite who now holds a 2-0 record to start the 2016-2017 PBA Philippine Cup.
Watch: Mac Belo PBA Player of the Week Highlights
With Jayson Castro still resting, Ranidel de Ocampo took over with 22 points (15 in the 4th quarter) along with 7 rebounds and 4 assists as TNT Ka Tropa beat Barangay Ginebra San Miguel, 108-103.
Watch: TNT vs Ginebra Highlights
Blackwater Elite now 2-0 led by Mac Belo again with 25 points and also with 6 rebounds, 3 steals and 2 blocks against Meralco Bolts in the 2016-2017 PBA Philippine Cup.
Watch: Blackwater vs Meralco Highlights
Terrence Romeo scored 29 points and with 6 assists including a rare 4-point play in the win of GlobalPort Batang Pier against Mahindra Floodbuster in the 2016-2017 PBA Philippine Cup.
Watch: Terrence Romeo 4-point play vs Mahindra
Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) and the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) formally signed a Memorandum of Agreement that each PBA team will lend 2 players to the Gilas Pilipinas player pool.
This means that there will be 24 players in the Gilas Pilipinas Player Pool, 12 coming from the recent special Gilas PBA rookie draft and 12 will be chosen by Coach Chot Reyes.
Gilas Pilipinas Player Pool
-Carl Bryan Cruz