Sunday 22nd October 2017,
Sports Alchemist
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Gilas Pilipinas

Special Report: Kobe’s Time

Special Report: Kobe’s Time

Kobe, who can finish above the rim, has the physical profile, athleticism and shooting ability at 6-foot-7. Built for a good NBA wing player prospect. [...]

July 24, 2017 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, Gilas, NBA, NBA files, PBA, Special Report, sports 0

Special Report: Gilas Pilipinas

Special Report: Gilas Pilipinas

But somehow, somewhere along that line, “Puso” could only get us to the right road, but not the destination. We fought 2 silvers in FIBA Asia and we almost scored an upset against France but those things are only as good as it gets. When the hype died down, and the emotions sinks in, second [...]

October 15, 2016 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, Gilas, Special Report, sports 0

The Controversial FIBA Championship

The Controversial FIBA Championship

From the semi-finals all the way to the finals, there are questions left unanswered. [...]

October 4, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, Gilas, NBA 0

Lebanon’s Lesson Against Gilas

Lebanon’s Lesson Against Gilas

One thing we know is that Gilas wanted to win that match more than anything else. With all those negativity surrounding the team right from the start. [...]

October 2, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, Gilas, NBA 0

A Preview on Gilas Pilipinas and Lebanon Quarter Final Match

A Preview on Gilas Pilipinas and Lebanon Quarter Final Match

A wounded tiger is a dangerous beast. And that has been what Gilas Pilipinas became after suffering a huge upset to an unranked Palestine team on their first game in Fiba Asia. It was still fortunate that it happened earlier in the tournament or it could have spell disaster if it was in the second [...]

September 30, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball 0

Jordan Clarkson’s Dilemma

Jordan Clarkson’s Dilemma

Jordan Clarkson cheered and supported the team as he joined them in every huddle, win or lose with fists in the air holding each other’s hands shouting “Puso” (heart). [...]

September 8, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, NBA files, Pinoy sports 0

“The Captain” Jimmy Alapag’s heart

“The Captain” Jimmy Alapag’s heart

Jimmy Alapag stepped on the free throw line, composed and determined, as he sank two pressured pack free throws with just four seconds left in the game. [...]

September 5, 2014 Jess Matthew Beltran Basketball, NBA, sports 0