The Kapampangans really loves NLEX.
Gilas Pilipinas fell into a highly competitive Fiba World Cup bracket, prompting coach Yeng Guiao to describe the national team as “the overwhelming underdogs.”
National team coach Yeng Guiao is looking at the possibility of inviting Filipino-American Remy Martin to join Gilas for the 2019 Fiba World Cup.
Gilas Pilipinas will just have to participate in other mini-tournaments to prepare for the Fiba World Cup as their stint with the Jones Cup becomes unlikely.
The Philippines said Thursday there were "no assurances" NBA star Jordan Clarkson will suit up for the national team at the 2019 basketball World Cup, due to strict eligibility rules.
Gilas Pilipinas is looking to take part in the coming Jones Cup in Taiwan as part of its preparation for this year's FIBA World Cup.
The PBA board of governors will decide on Friday the training period the league will lent the World Cup-bound Gilas Pilipinas and whether Andray Blatche is to be allowed to play as import in the upcoming PBA Commissioner's Cup.
He must be the youngest among Gilas Pilipinas players now but he certainly has one of the highest vertical leaps.