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FIBA World Cup: Gilas Pilipinas vs Puerto Rico

Big game tonight for Gilas Pilipinas as they face Puerto Rico in a battle of winless teams in Group B of the 2014 FIBA World Cup. Puerto Rico will be led by 3 NBA veterans: JJ Barea, Carlos Arroyo and former PBA import Renaldo Balkman. Gilas Pilipinas vs Puerto Rico at 7:30pm Live on TV5 and BTV.

Renaldo Balkman was banned from the PBA after choking Petron teammate Arwind Santos, this might be a motivation for Balkman to play good today.

Watch Renaldo Balkman choke Arwind Santos Video

Team USA vs Puerto Rico Highlights Video

Team USA defeated Puerto Rico, 112-86 in a tune-up game earlier (August 23, Manila Time). Stephen Curry led USA Basketball with 20 points along with 4 assists. James Harden and Rudy Gay with 13 points each. JJ Barea led Puerto Rico with 16 points and Carlos Arroyo with 15 points.

Watch the USA vs Puerto Rico Highlights Video

Puerto Rico Player Roster

Puerto Rico National Basketball Team Player Roster for the 2014 FIBA World Cup
– Carlos Arroyo
– Jose Juan Barea
– Renaldo Balkman