When he is not calling games in the UAAP, or breaking down the X’s and O’s on CNN Philippines, former PBA All-Star and La Salle legend Renren Ritualo is helping kids in keeping the dream alive.
With only 23 days to go until the 2015-2016 NBA season tips off, let’s take an in-depth look at the new, um, looks that some of the players are sporting because what the hell else are we supposed to talk about during the offseason?
It was a disappointing finish for Gilas Pilipinas to an otherwise stellar performance in the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship. Hardly anyone smiled as they received their silver medals. For a team that had its fair share of doubters (“Dapat may Junemar!”) (“Kulang ng shooters!”), this is a good thing. They knew they had a chance against powerhouse China. Heads up, Gilas, you’ll get your revenge soon enough.
It was going to be easy beating the Philippines, they said. They don’t have any shooters, they said. Blatche was out of shape, they said. But here is Gilas Pilipinas, two wins away from making a trip back to the Olympics.
D3: The Mighty Ducks is about a team of underachievers aiming for success amid a coaching change, the lack of defense, and a new identity. Sounds familiar?