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No Slaughter in Gilas final 12 as Thompson, Cabagnot suit up

Sep 12, 2018 - 10:34 AM

Yeng Guiao unveils the 12-man Philippine lineup set to compete against Iran in the FIBA World Cup 2019 Asian Qualifiers

DEBUT. Barangay Ginebra guard Scottie Thompson is set to debut under national team coach Yeng Guiao. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Why Gilas should apologize

Jul 03, 2018 - 11:15 AM

As national team athletes, part of wearing our colors means caring for what their countrymen think, how they represent the Philippines, what image they uphold. Not just caring for their Gilas teammates. The whole Philippines is their team.

HIGHER STANDARD. Gilas Pilipinas should have shown restraint, dignity, and class when it matters most. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

LOOK: Fear the Deer? Bucks duo Delly, Maker boost Aussie side vs Gilas

May 31, 2018 - 8:16 PM

The Philippine men's team faces an even more formidable Australia side with the addition of Milwaukee's Matthew 'Delly' Dellavedova and Thon Maker

BIG ADDITION. Matthew 'Delly; Dellavedova is expected to make life harder for Gilas Pilipinas on both ends. Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images/AFP