Less than 24 hours after helping Gilas Pilipinas notch a big road win in Indonesia, CJ Perez is back in home soil to train with another national team — Gilas Pilipinas 3×3 — at Gold’s Gym Athletics Sheridan in Mandaluyong City.
The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) stressed that Mark Dickel's stint as Gilas Pilipinas coach is just on a short term basis and the process of finding a full-time mentor remains a priority.
Kiefer Ravena, Japeth Aguilar, CJ Perez, and Fil-German Christian Standhardinger were among the PBA players added to the Gilas Pilipinas 24-man pool ahead of the first window of the qualifiers for the 2021 Fiba Asia Cup next month.
Living up to its billing, the Philippines scored a double win Sunday in the men’s and women’s divisions of the 3x3 basketball event of the 2019 Southeast Asian Games at the Filoil Flying V Center.
Columbian survived an impressive 45-point debut by Phoenix import Alonzo Gee to salvage a 106-104 win on Friday in the PBA Governors’ Cup at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum.
The young Columbian Dyip went toe-to-toe against the league-leading Katropa on Saturday night at the Ynares Center in Antipolo City. Unfortunately, a series of mental lapses down the stretch cost the Dyip a 125-120 setback the Katropa.
CJ Perez had the last laugh in his first battle with Robert Bolick since the Fiba Basketball World Cup as he led Columbian to a 114-108 win over NorthPort on Wednesday in the PBA Governors’ Cup at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum.
Columbian coach Johnedel Cardel was among those who was pleasantly surprised when his rookie CJ Perez has made an immediate impact for Gilas Pilipinas in the ongoing FIBA World Cup in China.