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The NBA Finally Allowed Jordan Clarkson to Join the Asian Games

The Jordan Clarkson situation has made another turn after the NBA had a last-minute change of heart which allows him to join the Philippine National Basketball Team at the 18th Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia. Both the Cleveland Cavaliers and...

2017 SEA Games Preview: Malaysia Basketball

Malaysia is the only team not named the Philippines to have won a gold medal during the history of SEA Games Basketball, winning in 1979 and 1989 when they played hosts. Malaysia also boasts the second best medal tally with...
Jamarr Johnson (Photo Credit: FIBA)

Jamarr Johnson returns to Timnas Indonesia for Asian Games

Indonesia's naturalized player Jamarr Andre Johnson has returned to join the men's basketball team in preparation for the upcoming 18th Asian Games. "I had to spend some time with my family, but I was always coming back. I’m recharged and...

No joy for ABL Teams on Day 1 of the Seri Mutiara Cup

Illawarra Hawks 87 Hong Kong Eastern 71 Hong Kong Eastern would be able to keep it close with NBL Australia team, the Illawara Hawks for most of the game until a late third quarter collapse, sending them to a 71-87...
Yeng Guiao (Photo credit: PBA)

Gilas Pilipinas Crams Preparation for Asian Games

The Philippine Men's Basketball National Team will have very little time to prepare for the upcoming 18th Asian Games to be held in Jakarta-Palembang, Indonesia. The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) and the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) finally reached an agreement to...
Gabe Norwood Gilas Pilipinas (Photo Credit: FIBA)

The Philippines Pull Out of the 2018 Asian Games Basketball Event

The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP), the Philippines' governing body for basketball, has just announced the pull-out of the national delegation for the sport from the upcoming 18th Asian Games to be held in Jakarta-Palembang, Indonesia, citing the timing...
Justin Brownlee, Mighty Sports (Photo: Dubai Basketball Championship)

Mighty Sports Begin Preparations for Dubai Tourney

Mighty Sports-Philippines is set to hold its first team practice in preparation for the upcoming 30th Dubai International Basketball Championship. After a long hiatus from playing competitive basketball, former two-time NBA champion Lamar Odom has arrived today and is set...
Justin Brownlee, Mighty Sports (Photo: Dubai Basketball Championship)

Mighty Sports Fall to Al Riyadi in Dubai Tourney Semis

Mighty Sports-Philippines fell in a close contest against six-time champions Al Riyadi-Beirut of Lebanon in the 30th Dubai International Basketball Championship knockout semifinal match, 89-84. After going undefeated in five outings thus far, Mighty Sports faced their toughest competition yet...
Gilas Pilipinas Jordan Clarkson China Asian Games (Photo credit: INASGOC/Rocky Padila)

China Survives Philippines Surge at the Asian Games

China successfully held off their Filipino rivals in an 82-80 thriller during their group stage match at the 18th Asian Games. Starting the game strong, China leaned on the hot hand of Houston Rockets reserve Zhou Qi, whose three...
Justin Brownlee, Mighty Sports (Photo: Dubai Basketball Championship)

Mighty Sports Settle for Bronze in Dubai

Mighty Sports-Philippines salvaged their campaign with the bronze medal in the 30th Dubai International Basketball Championship. After going undefeated in five outings, Mighty Sports fell in a close contest to the eventual champions, Al-Riyadi, during the semifinal knockout round....