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Ken Tuffin: The Long-Distance Sharpshooter Ready to Serve Gilas Pilipinas

by | Posted on: September 25th, 2023 | No Comments | PBA

In the world of basketball, sharpshooters are a prized commodity. Players who can consistently drain three-pointers from long range are a valuable asset to any team, and Ken Tuffin is no exception. Standing tall at 6 feet 4 inches, Tuffin possesses the rare combination of height and deadly accuracy from beyond the arc, making him a player of significant interest to Gilas Pilipinas, the Philippine national basketball team. (more…)

Lakers 2023-24 Big Men And Forwards Preview: Chasing Championship Glory

by | Posted on: September 24th, 2023 | No Comments | PBA

As the Lakers gear up for the 2023-24 season, anticipation and excitement fill the air. After a successful 2022-23 campaign that saw them reach the Conference Finals, the team is hungry for more. With a mix of established stars, promising newcomers, and intriguing camp battles on the horizon, the Lakers are poised to make a serious run at an NBA championship. (more…)

Lillard Rumors: Trail Blazer Star Still Wants to Join Miami If Portland Sends Him Elsewhere

by | Posted on: September 21st, 2023 | No Comments | PBA

“There hasn’t been any major updates in Damian Lillard’s trade request from the Portland Trail Blazers, and it doesn’t sound like the team is anywhere closer to getting a deal done,” reports have indicated. Lillard, the star point guard of the Trail Blazers, has made it clear that he wants to be traded to the Miami Heat, a move that has sent shockwaves through the NBA. However, the path to realizing this trade request has been fraught with challenges and uncertainties. (more…)

Full List of the 2023 PBA Rookie Draft: A New Generation of Talent Emerges

by | Posted on: September 18th, 2023 | No Comments | PBA

In the world of Philippine basketball, the 2023 PBA Rookie Draft marked a significant event, leaving basketball enthusiasts eagerly awaiting the next season of action-packed games. This year’s draft, held at Market! Market! in Taguig on Sunday, September 17, saw a record-breaking number of applicants, underlining the enduring popularity of the sport in the Philippines. (more…)

2023 PBA Mock Draft: Anticipation Rises for the Young Guns

by | Posted on: September 16th, 2023 | No Comments | PBA

The 2023 PBA Rookie Draft is right around the corner, and it promises to be a momentous event for basketball enthusiasts and teams alike. With an impressive pool of rookie talents, this draft has garnered attention for its potential to reshape the landscape of Philippine basketball. In this mock draft, we will explore the top picks and the potential impact these players could have on their respective teams. (more…)

The 2023 PBA Rookie Draft Welcomes Unprecedented Number of Applicants

by | Posted on: September 15th, 2023 | No Comments | PBA

The 2023 PBA Rookie Draft is set to make history with the largest batch of rookie applicants ever seen in the league. Over the course of two intense days at the Gatorade Hoops Arena in Mandaluyong, aspiring basketball talents gave their all to showcase their skills and vie for a coveted spot in the PBA. However, the absence of some projected top picks left many coaches disappointed. As we approach the much-anticipated draft day, we delve into the key takeaways and notable prospects from this year’s draft class. (more…)

Germany Makes History with First-Ever FIBA World Cup Title

by | Posted on: September 11th, 2023 | No Comments | NBA

In a thrilling final match that had fans on the edge of their seats, Germany secured their first-ever FIBA World Cup title by defeating Serbia with a final score of 83-77. This historic victory marked a remarkable journey for the German basketball team, which had never before reached such heights in international competition. The game, held at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, will be remembered as a classic showdown between two European powerhouses. (more…)

Christian Wood Signs with Lakers: A New Chapter in His NBA Journey

by | Posted on: September 6th, 2023 | No Comments | NBA

After a productive 2022-23 season with the Dallas Mavericks, Christian Wood is embarking on a new chapter in his NBA journey, joining the Los Angeles Lakers for the upcoming season. Wood’s stint with the Mavericks showcased his versatility, and his arrival in Los Angeles is poised to make a significant impact on the Lakers’ roster. (more…)

USA vs Lithuania Preview | 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup

by | Posted on: September 3rd, 2023 | No Comments | NBA

The 2023 FIBA World Cup has been nothing short of electrifying, with standout performances, upsets, and remarkable displays of basketball prowess. Among the teams that have captured the tournament’s attention are Lithuania and Team USA, both of whom have managed to remain undefeated as they head into a highly anticipated showdown. (more…)

Gilas Pilipinas Makes History with Jordan Clarkson’s Explosive Performance Against China

by | Posted on: September 3rd, 2023 | No Comments | NBA

In a thrilling display of basketball prowess and national pride, Gilas Pilipinas, led by NBA star Jordan Clarkson, claimed a resounding 96-75 victory over China in the 2023 FIBA World Cup. The game, which took place at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City, marked the end of the Philippines’ World Cup campaign, and it was a victory that left fans and players alike elated. (more…)

Latvia Stuns Spain with Fourth Quarter Comeback at FIBA World Cup 2023

by | Posted on: September 2nd, 2023 | No Comments | NBA

In a thrilling showdown at the FIBA World Cup 2023, Latvia exhibited remarkable resilience, staging an incredible fourth-quarter comeback against the reigning world champions, Spain. The final scoreline of 74-69 in favor of Latvia left the basketball world buzzing, as they showcased their determination and grit in an intense battle. (more…)

JaVale McGee Finds a New Home in Sacramento with the Kings

by | Posted on: September 2nd, 2023 | No Comments | NBA

Just two days after being waived by the Dallas Mavericks, veteran center JaVale McGee has found a new home in Sacramento with the Kings. This move comes as the Kings are looking to bolster their roster following a remarkable breakthrough season that saw them secure a playoff spot as the Western Conference’s No. 3 seed, ending a league-record 16-year postseason drought. (more…)