Gilas Pilipinas has just found a defender after their dismal 0-5 record in the Fiba World Cup in the person of Phoenix Fuel Masters coach Louie Alas.
Louie Alas is a father first to his children before a head coach.
Phoenix's woes continue to pile up as another reliable player was struck with an injury.
Aside from the P50,000 fine handed to Calvin Abueva for his hit on TNT import Terrence Jones last Sunday, a number of players, coaches, a team official, and a referee were also punished by the PBA.
Phoenix coach Louie Alas admitted that his squad's first PBA semifinals appearance will make them stronger for the battles ahead.
Phoenix Pulse coach Louie Alas slammed the referee’s decision to call a technical foul on the team’s governor Raymond Zorilla in their Monday’s Game Two loss to San Miguel in the PBA Philippine Cup semifinals.
Matthew Wright believes that Phoenix has finally started building the character of a champion team.
Phoenix Fuel Masters coach Louie Alas admitted that the unfortunate experience his squad went through the Governors Cup quarterfinals spur them to go after another twice-to-beat edge going into the next round.