Tag - FIBA

The Stepdown: What Abu Tratter Brings to the Gilas Table

By Ron Evangelista, BuhayBasket contributor

Out of all the players in the Philippines’ beloved Gilas team, one player stands out.

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Slow Tuesday: Terrence Romeo Ate Spicy Noodles, A Play-By-Play

By Jon Carlos Rodriguez

Have you ever seen Terrence Romeo eat a whole chicken with spicy noodles? There’s a video of this rare highlight reel on YouTube, and it’s the most entertaining thing you’ll ever watch today. Probably.

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Where Were You When Gilas Took Down The Giants?

In this episode of Where Were You When?, we go back to the last time Gilas Pilipinas was on the World Cup stage.

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Where Were You When Gilas Took on the World?

In 2014, Gilas re-introduced Philippine basketball to the world. Jimmy Alapag, Jayson Castro, and Gabe Norwood share what that felt like in this episode of Where Were You When?

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Jayson Castro, Superhero Point Guard

By Jon Carlos Rodriguez

Jayson Castro is a superhero who was put on this earth to play basketball. That’s just a fact. But to be more specific, he plays basketball to attack the basket and score on lay-ups over defenders a foot taller than him, the Junemar Fajardos and the Hamed Haddadis of the world.

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Sixth Man: Witnessing Gilas Make History

By JC Ansis

I still can’t get over what happened in the last two days of the FIBA Asia Championship in 2013. I remember it vividly. I don’t think any basketball fan could forget it.

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Sixth Man: The story of a hoops photographer

Sixth Man is the unsung hero, the one cheering from the bench and delivering quality minutes when needed. In this weekly series, BuhayBasket puts the spotlight on the men and women who contribute to the game in their own way, away from the limelight.

Three years ago, Jimmy Alapag hit a dagger 3 that ended the “Korean curse.” While some of us saw that shot on TV, others watched it happen live at the Mall of Asia arena. Paul Ryan Tan saw it behind the lens of his camera.

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Starting 5ive: NBA players we want to see at FIBA OQT

This July, the FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament is coming to Manila. Please adjust your schedules accordingly.

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3 reasons why Gilas 3.0 is really The Mighty Ducks 3

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?

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Tweets of the Day: Gilas vs Kuwait

As expected, Gilas Pilipinas advances to the second round where they will face Japan, India and Iran. Buti wala nang Kuwait.

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