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FTS TBT: Japeth Aguilar deserves our cheers

“Ang tagal na nating ginagawa ito ‘no Japs?” said Gilas Pilipinas team manager Butch Antonio when Japeth Aguilar showed up for the first time in practice for the 2017 SEABA tournament. 1,127 more words


Passport by 16: A Look at the FIBA Eligibility Rule on Dual Citizens

by: Krissy Tiu (Photo by: Keith Allison/Flickr)

Filipinos love basketball and we would love nothing more than to see the Philippines represented in this sport at the Olympic Games. 707 more words

Constitutional Law

FIBA lifts hijab ban in professional basketball

By Sarah Pranadjaja

The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has voted to lift the 20-year ban on wearing religious headgear during games. 242 more words


FIBA 3x3 World Cup 2018 to be held in PH

Manila will host the 2018 FIBA 3×3 World Cup.

The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) will organize the fifth edition of the most prestigious 3×3 national team competition. 297 more words


A 3-On-3 Hoops Tournament From The NBA And Mountain Dew Might Be Coming To Your Town

Some of the best players in FIBA might be heading to your major metroplex to shoot some hoops this summer. The NBA and Mountain Dew are running back their 3-on-3 basketball tournament in six major U.S. 306 more words


FLASHBACK: (After the ban) Profiled by The Sunday Business Post in Ireland

Emmet Ryan penned this column for The Daily Business Post a couple days after the bj-league lifted its league-wide ban on media access for me and The Japan Times. 642 more words


FIBA finally votes to allow hijab headscarves

It is a victory, albeit one that came late and resulted from a battle that shouldn’t have had to be fought in the first place. 432 more words