Category: Player News

News about Pinoy basketball players.

UE star Alvin Pasaol draws Locsin, Belga comparisons

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Spin reports that excess weight not an issue as UE star Alvin Pasaol draws Locsin, Belga comparisons. ALVIN Pasaol’s pre-game routine is no different from most players, except for a carbo-loading feast that includes the mandatory extra cup of rice. Rice,…

Meet 17 years old 6’4 Ryan Calama-an of Iloilo

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Name: Ryan Calama-an Height: 6’4 Age: 17 School: National University(High School) Position: Forward Hometown: Iloilo, Western Visayas   Watch Ryan Calama-an’s video courtesy of Youtube(SIKAT). Video courtesy of Youtube(Gilas Army).

Meet 6’6 16 years old Jhon Vital with his handler Benjie Navarro

Jhon Vital

Name: Jhon Vital Height: 6’6″ Age: 16 Hometown: Mexico, Pampanga School: Mapua Red Robins Grade Level: Grade 10 Handler: Benjie Navarro

Is Kai Sotto already 7’2″?

Kai Sotto with 7'1 Isaiah Austin

Isaiah Austin’s 2014 NBA Draft Combine Measurements are 6’11.50″ height without shoes and 7’0.50″ height with shoes. If you look at the picture above Kai Sotto is really 7’2″ height with shoes standing beside Philippines naturalization candidate Isaiah Austin.

Fil-American Virginia-Bound Guard Kihei Clark Earned High-Major Looks

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FLOHOOPS  reports how Virginia-Bound Guard Kihei Clark Earned High-Major Looks. Kihei Clark stepped onto the biggest stage of the summer as one of the smallest players and with perhaps even lighter expectations. Yet, that didn’t stop the 5-foot-9 guard from playing…

Fil-American high school baller Fletcher Tynen commits to Boston University

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Fil-American high school forward Fletcher Tynen from Bishop Montgomery High School announced via Twitter that he had committed to Boston University. Tynen is a versatile swingman with a high basketball IQ, who has played his high school ball for So.…

Meet 5’11 Fil-American Guard C.J. Ward of Maine Black Bears

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Name: C.J. Ward   Position: Guard (Graduated 2017)   School: University of Maine Black Bears(D-1)   Hometown: Plymouth, MA   Height: 5’11   Weight: 170 lbs.   Filipino Lineage: Mother

Fil-Canadian James Canlas to play for San Beda next season

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According to ABS-CBN, highly-touted Fil-Canadian guard James Canlas commits to San Beda. At the conclusion of the ongoing season, San Beda College will be losing both Robert Bolick and Davon Potts to graduation. Just as they have done for a decade…

Fil-American Ron Harper Jr. to play for Rutgers University Scarlet Knights

Ron Harper Jr.

Slam Online reports that Rutgers University Scarlet Knights signs of Fil-Am Ron Harper Jr. After a whirlwind phase of offers streaming from various collegiate programs, Filipino-American cager Ronald Harper Jr. indicated his school of choice a few days ago, with the New…

Fil-American D.J. Fenner to play for Hungary Division A club TLI-Alba Fehervar

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Fil-American D.J. Fenner was recently signed by Hungarian Division A club TLI-Alba Fehervar. The 6’6 Fenner  played college ball for the Nevada Wolf Pack for 4 years and averaged 13.7 ppg, 3.6rpg and 1.7apg in his senior year. D.J. Fenner is also a MW…

Kobe Ordonio had 34 points and 10 rebounds in the NorCal Asian-American All-Star Game

Kobe Ordonio

Sport Stars reports that given their own chance to shine, NorCal’s Asian-American Hoopers made the most of their First All-Star event. Kobe Ordonio hit his fifth 3-pointer of the game and the NorCal Asian Senior All-Stars bench shot up in excitement…

6’10 Fil-Aussie Ethan Kirknes to NU Bullpups?

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According to Spin, Ethan Kirkness’ father shared that they are indeed engaged in talks with NU, but revealed no other details on the status of their negotiations. ETHAN Kirkness’ family confirmed that they are engaged in talks with National University for…