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Pringle leads Gilas five against Kazakhstan

Stanley Pringle will be assigned to fill the spot as naturalized player while LA Tenorio makes his debut Friday when Gilas Pilipinas faces Kazakhstan in the fifth window of the FIBA World Cup Qualifiers at the Mall of Asia Arena. Long-time rivals June Mar Fajardo and Greg Slaughter were included as expected in coach Yeng Guiao’s […]

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Lassiter expected to shoot better against Kazakhstan

Marcio Lassiter is expected to regain his shooting touch for Gilas Pilipinas for the crucial fifth window of the FIBA World Cup Qualifiers which starts on Friday. Lassiter struggled in his World Cup Qualifiers debut last September when he averaged just 4.5 points on 13-percent shooting against Iran and Qatar. But Lassiter has made most […]

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Fajardo, Slaughter lead Gilas squad

Gilas Pilipinas coach Yeng Guiao plans to have June Mar Fajardo and Greg Slaughter surrounded by shooters when it takes Kazakhstan at the start of the fifth window of the FIBA World Cup Qualifiers tomorrow at the Mall of Asia Arena. Guiao made this plan clear after a recent practice session where Gilas in its […]

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Hard time for Yeng

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Hard time for Yeng

By Jonas Terrado Having the best talent available is both an advantage and disadvantage for Gilas Pilipinas with familiarity being another cause of concern days before the fifth window of the FIBA World Cup Qualifiers gets going on home soil.

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Players must get used to physicality – Guiao

Coach Yeng Guiao said coping with the physicality of the international game is something Gilas Pilipinas needs to iron out as it enters the final stage of preparation for the fifth window of the FIBA World Cup Qualifiers which begins this week.

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Defensive lapses cost PH defeat to Lebanese

Gilas Pilipinas remained a team that is still searching for the right chemistry before the fifth window of the FIBA World Cup Qualifiers after dropping a 74-68 decision to Lebanon in Friday’s scrimmage at the Epsilon Chi Center inside the University of the Philippines campus in Diliman.

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