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SBP looking for more naturalized players for Gilas

Andray Blatche

Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas or SBP is considering 3 more naturalized players as backup in case Andray Batche will not be available in some FIBA Tournaments.

Andray Blatche in FIBA Asia Champions Cup All-Star 5, Dewarick Spencer named MVP

FIBA Asia Champions Cup All-Star 5

Congratulations Andray Blatche for being part of the FIBA Asia Champions Cup All-Star 5! Congratulations also to Dewarick Spencer who was named Most Valuable Player or MVP. Both are playing as imports for China Kashgar (Blatche) and Al Riyadi Lebanon (Spencer).

2016 FIBA Asia Champions Cup All-Star Five
– Darius Adams (China Kashgar)
– Fadi El-Khatib (Al Riyadi Lebanon)

Andray Blatche led China to win the FIBA Asia Champions Cup Title

Andray Blatche

Andray Blatche led China with 22 points, 8 rebounds and 2 assists (9/13 FGs) as they defeated Al Riyadi of Lebanon, 96-88 in the Finals of the 2016 FIBA Asia Champions Cup.

Watch: Andray Blatche play for China in FIBA Asia Champions Cup

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In his 1st game playing for China as an import in the 2016 FIBA Asia Champions Cup, Andray Blatche with 10 points, 8 rebounds and 3 assists in a big win by China Kashgar against Al Shorta of Iraq.

Against Al Ahli of UAE, Andray Blatche with almost a triple-double – 17 points, 11 rebounds and 7 assists but he did not play in the 3rd game of China against Barsy Atyrau. China remain undefeated with a 3-0 record.

Watch: Andray Blatche play for China in FIBA Asia Champions Cup

Andray Blatche to play for China in FIBA Asia Champions Cup

Andray Blatche - China - FIBA Asia Champions Cup

Andray Blatche will represent China and will team up with Zhou Qi in the 2016 FIBA Asia Champions Cup since his CBA (Chinese Basketball Association) team – Xinjiang Flying Tigers is representing China in this tournament which starts today, October 8 in Chenzhou, China.

Happy Birthday Andray Blatche

Happy Birthday Andray Blatche! He was born on August 22, 1986 (30 years old) in Syracuse, New York.

Andray Blatche vs Turkey

Greet Andray Blatche on Twitter – @drayblatche

Andray Blatche already played 3 times for Gilas Pilipinas in major FIBA Tournament. Hope to see him again for Gilas Pilipinas in future FIBA tournaments.

Gilas Pilipinas Career History

Good-bye, Rio

Gilas Pilipinas

That Olympic dream will have to wait yet again.

In need of a win to stay alive in the tournament, Gilas Pilipinas instead found itself on the wrong side of the scoreboard once more, succumbing to the upstart Tall Blacks of New Zealand, 89–80.

Gilas Pilipinas vs New Zealand Photo Gallery

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Gilas Pilipinas vs New Zealand in the 2016 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament last July 6 at the Mall of Asia Arena.