CJ Giles - updates

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Marcus Douthit will always remain a Filipino

Aug 19, 2014 - 8:19 PM

Despite being excluded from the Gilas 12 man roster for the FIBA World Cup Marcus Douthit s contributions to Philippine basketball will remain etched in Pinoy hoops history

Photo by Liu Lin/AFP

Searching for a naturalized big - The Smart Gilas boys Pt. 9

Mar 28, 2014 - 6:58 PM

When the Philippines needed a big man to compete internationally they tried out several candidates It was Marcus Douthit that fit the bill and took them to the next level

SMART MOVE. Gilas center Marcus Douthit has made an immediate impact on the national team since joining the club. Photo by Liu Lin/AFP

The Smart Gilas boys: five years after

Jan 15, 2014 - 5:57 PM

Rappler sportswriter Levi Verora takes you on a trip down memory lane in the first installment of his 11 part series chronicling the underdog story that is Smart Gilas Pilipinas

OVERCOMING THE ODDS. The Smart Gilas Pilipinas team has captured the imagination of an entire nation. Photo by Rick Olivares

Gilas Diaries: Asia's Adopted Sons (Part 1)

Jul 19, 2013 - 5:32 PM

Meet Asia s adopted sons players from other continents who will ply their trade in the FIBA Asia Championships

IN LEGENDARY CLASS. Hayes was in the 2003 NBA Draft Class with LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Carmelo Anthony. Photo by EPA/Jeff Zelevansky.