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Kiefer Ravena to carry the colors of Mighty Sports-Philippines after making a brief stop in Bangkok to visit girlfriend Alyssa Valdez

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Spin reports that Kiefer Ravena ready for battle in Dubai after making brief Bangkok stop to visit Alyssa Valdez. On how prepared Kiefer Ravena and Jeron Teng are for the big time will be known on Friday when Mighty Sports-Philippines collides with…

6’11 Kai Sotto tallies 8 points, 14 rebounds and 4 blocks as Ateneo Blue Eaglets nip FEU Baby Tams

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According to Spin, Blue Eaglets nip Baby Tams to force playoff for second place, twice-to-beat edge in Final Four. JOAQUIN Manuel scored 18 points and connected on a crucial triple late in the game to lift Ateneo to a 75-70 victory…

6’10 Kai Sotto to play for Batang Gilas in SEABA U-16 Manila

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According to Interaksyon, 6’10″ teenager Kai Sotto to play for Batang Gilas in SEABA U-16 in Manila, says dad. Filipino fans will finally get a glimpse of the towering 14-year-old project player Kai Sotto as he will suit up for the Philippine…

Potential is written all over the 6-foot-11 frame of 14-year old Kai Sotto

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Fox Sports Asia reports that Kai Sotto shows glimpse of potential. Kai, the son of former PBA big man Ervin Sotto, has embraced the massive pressure of reaching his maximum potential. Slowly but surely. Just this weekend, Kai showcased a glimpse of…

Watch Fil-American 6’4 Joshua Munzon of Saigon Heat’s highlight in his Senior year in College

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Watch Fil-American Joshua Munzon of Siagon Heat’s highlight in his Senior year in College courtesy of Joshua Munzon(Youtube).

Fil-American Isiah Umipig to play in Lebanese Basketball League

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Fil-American Isiah Umipig was officially signed by Mayrouba Club of the Lebanese League. Isiah Umipig is a good scorer, slasher and with great vision that allows him to find his teammates at the right place and at the right time.…

6’0 combo guard Fil-American Enzo Bascon of St. Andrews Episcopal High School

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Enzo Bascon is a 6’0 combo guard at St. Andrews Episcopal High School.  He has received interest from a number of colleges in the northeast D-3, but he is also now considering going to college in the Philippines (Enzo holds…

Let’s vote our very own Jordan Clarkson of the L.A. Lakers to the 2017 NBA All-Star Game

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Let’s vote and support our very own Jordan Clarkson of the L.A. Lakers to the 2017 NBA All-Star Game at NBA.com.  

Twin Tower for Batang Gilas in Asia U-16 junior tourney

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Philippine Star reports that Gilas enlists Twin Tower for Asia U-16 junior tiff. The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas welcomes 2017 hopeful of bright prospects, including one for the Batang Gilas team to be bannered by two young behemoths in Kai Sotto and…

Fil-American Joshua Munzon looks to rise from NCAA Division II to the ABL to the PBA

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Spin reports that Saigon coach glad to have Joshua Munzon, but believes Fil-Am guard ‘destined to be in PBA. FORMER England national team assistant coach Tony Garbelotto believes he has found a gem in Joshua Eugene Munzon, who now plays for his…

6’7 15 years old Carl Tamayo and 6’10 14 years old Ethan Kirkness

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Photo Credit: Hazel Siy 6’7 Carl Tamayo, 6’10 Ethan Kirkness and 6’11 Kai Sotto to man the paint for the Batang Gilas in next year FIBA Asia U-16 Tournament?

6’10 Fil-Aussie Ethan Kirkness set to make Batang Gilas debut in next year’s Seaba Under-16

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According to Spin, Fil-Aussie Ethan Kirkness set to make Batang Gilas debut in Seaba Under-16 caging. THE Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) bared that Ethan Kirkness could see action for Batang Gilas as early as next year’s Seaba Under-16 Championship. Batang…