Beijing flies with Marbury at the helm

The Beijing Fly Dragons were able to edge KK Split of Croatia, 80-73, to take home the 2017 Seri Mutiara Cup basketball invitational championship in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. More commonly referred to as the “other Beijing team," the Fly Dragons came into the tournament...

2017 SEA Games Preview: Cambodia Basketball

With Cambodia set to host the SEA Games in 2023, the Cambodia Basketball Federation is aggressively investing in its youth developmental program in hopes of deepening its talent pool. As it stands currently, Cambodia has never medaled before in...

Merlion Cup Releases Updated Schedule

The Merlion Cup have released their updated schedules after the roster shakeup following the exit of ASEAN Basketball League team Alab Pilipinas. The final roster includes the 2016 Merlion Cup Champions Shanghai Sharks (Chinese Basketball Association), Adelaide 36ers (NBL Australia),...

Singapore Slingers ready to protect home court

Merlion Cup hosts, the Singapore Slingers, have prepared to defend their home floor at the upcoming 2017 tournament against even tougher competition. The team feels confident of their chances this year with support from home fans and a competitive line-up that was given a...

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...

The Philippines Join the Mix of FIBA Asia Champions Cup Teams

There will be a Philippine representative at the 2017 FIBA Asia Champions Cup after all. Vincent ‘Chot’ Reyes, the overall head of the Gilas Pilipinas National Team program tweeted that there will be a Filipino team to fill the slot...

2017 SEA Games Preview: Vietnam Basketball

The atmosphere at the HCMC National Sports Training Center has been incredibly lively for the last couple of weeks as the whole basketball arena has been filled with the sounds of balls bouncing and shoes clacking against the hardwood...

KCC-Jeonju Egis beats home team Singapore Slingers to take home third

KCC Jeonju Egis took down resilient hosts Singapore Slingers in the Merlion Cup semifinals for third place today at OCBC Arena, 78-68. The Korean club opened up the scoring with a barrage of three-pointers, with both Song Chang Young and import...

Singapore Slingers fail to advance to Merlion Cup final, will play for Third

The Merlion Cup hosts Singapore Slingers managed to keep it close with the Shanghai Sharks for the most part of their game, but the Chinese Basketball Association quarterfinalists were able to pull away in the final quarter. While the Slingers were...

Satria Muda Pertamina gets first Merlion Cup victory at the expense of NLEX-SCTEX

Satria Muda Pertamina got their first victory of the 2017 Merlion Cup in Singapore after beating Philippine representatives NLEX-SCTEX, 104-90.  The game had no real bearing since both teams have already been eliminated from playoff contention after going winless in their first two...