Category: Player News

News about Pinoy basketball players.

Meet Incoming College Freshman 6’6 Fil-American Matt Mitchell Jr.

Roosevelt High School basketball player Matt Mitchell is the HSGT boys basketball player of the year. 
(Stan Lim, The Press-Enterprise/SCNG)

Matt Mitchell Jr. is the son of former Cebu Gems Matt Mitchell Sr. He is a 6-foot-6, 225-pound wing and will play for the San Diego State University this season. Mitchell Jr. initially signed a letter of intent with Cal…

6’10 Fil-Nigerian A.J. Edu to play for La Salle Green Archers?


Fil-Nigerian AJ Edu was seen coming out of the De La Salle University dugout yesterday, dugout visits for potential recruits isn’t anything new for La Salle. But there is still no report why AJ Edu is in the La Salle…

Meet 16 years old Fil-American Twin Cade and Austin Ronzone

Cade and Austin Ronzone

Name: Cade Ronzone and Austin Ronzone Birthdate: January 9,2001 Height: both 6’2″ School: Bishop O Dowd High School Position: Guard AAU Team: Oakland Soldiers Mother: Liwayway Ledesma Ronzone (from Davao) Father: Tony Ronzone- Director of Player Personnel of NBA Dallas…

6’10 Ethan Kirkness plays for National University Nazareth

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Here are pictures of Fil-Australian Ethan Kirkness playing for NU Nazareth, he trimmed down and his baby fats are gone.

UE star Alvin Pasaol draws Locsin, Belga comparisons


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

Ryan Calama-an

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

Kihei Clark

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

Fletcher Tynen

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

C.J. ward

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…