Category: Player News

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Kai Sotto the future of Philippine basketball

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ABS-CBN Sports reports that 7 foot 1 Kai Sotto just wants to play ball. Unicorns are rather rare. They’re so rare you’ll definitely know if you see one. Kai Sotto? Yeah he’s a unicorn. A Filipino unicorn. Ever since he burst into…

Kai Sotto powers Ateneo De Manila to a convincing 82-64 win over Adamson

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ABS-CBN Sports reports that Kai Sotto dominates as Eaglets open Season 80 in style. Safe to say, Kai Sotto is for real. The 7’1″ center powered Ateneo de Manila High School to a convincing 82-64 win over Adamson Saturday at the San Juan…

Will Gozum bags NCAA Juniors MVP award

Will Gozum

Mapua Red Robins’ Will Gozum bagged the NCAA 93 Juniors MVP award. The six-foot-five big man averaged 13.8 points in 49 percent shooting on top of 9.9 rebounds, 2.6 blocks, and 1.3 assists and helped the Red Robins to a 13-5 record…

Aaron Fermin wins the NCAA Juniors Defensive Player of the Year

Aaron Fermin

Aaron Fermin a 17-year-old, 6’5″ of Arellano Braves won the NCAA juniors Defensive Player of the Year. Fermin averaged 14.8 points in 42.3 percent shooting and topping the rebounds column with 16.4 per game as well as placing second in the…

Fil-American Remy Martin leads ASU to exhibition win over San Diego

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The San Diego Union-Tribune reports that Fil-American Freshman Remy Martin on Wednesday scored 25 points to lead Arizona State to an 85-77 exhibition win over host San Diego. With exhibition assignments against a mediocre UC Riverside and Division II CalBaptist, USD considered…

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