Bill Velasco
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Obiena to trigger gold rush?
by Bill Velasco - October 2, 2023 - 12:00am
Obstacles are those frightful things that you see when you take your eyes off your goal. —  Henry Ford
The A.I. misstep
by Bill Velasco - September 30, 2023 - 12:00am
artificial (adjective): made or produced by human beings rather than occurring naturally, especially as a copy of something natural; insincere, affected, fake
A vision for MPBL
by Bill Velasco - September 25, 2023 - 12:00am
The owner of the reigning Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League national champion has several great ideas to catapult the league to a higher level. Vicente “Bong” Cuevas III, patron of the fourth season...
International Basketball University Phl launched
by Bill Velasco - September 23, 2023 - 12:00am
The International Basketball University is now in the Philippines. Headquartered in Kaunas, Lithuania, the IBU is one of the leading basketball learning institutions in the world. Most of its instructors have...
More shooting woes
by Bill Velasco - September 18, 2023 - 12:00am
The problems of the Philippine National Shooting Association unearthed during the press conference called by PNSA Chairman Emeritus Luis “Chavit” Singson last Thursday continue to pile up.
Chavit sounds the alarm
by Bill Velasco - September 16, 2023 - 12:00am
Former Philippine National Shooting Association (PNSA) president Luis “Chavit” Singson is sounding the alarm over the line-up of national shooters going to the Asian Games.
America’s quandary
by Bill Velasco - September 11, 2023 - 12:00am
There’s no longer the mystique of playing against the NBA players.
Animam jersey to FIBA Museum
by Bill Velasco - September 11, 2023 - 12:00am
Jack Danielle Animam, the 6’5” center of the Philippine national women’s basketball team, continues to make history.
Lessons from FIBA World Cup
by Bill Velasco - September 9, 2023 - 12:00am
The FIBA World Cup is a testament to Filipinos’ resourcefulness and creativity, and organizational capability.
Jeff Moore and ‘never say die’
by Bill Velasco - September 4, 2023 - 12:00am
Former Northern Cement forward Jeff Moore is an inextricable part of Philippine basketball.
Two days of Klay
by Bill Velasco - September 2, 2023 - 12:00am
Filipino basketball fans received another rare treat, as four-time NBA champion Klay Thompson of the Golden State Warriors and his teammate Kevon Looney traveled to the country for the first time this week.
Meeting Pinoy fans so special – Thompson
by Bill Velasco - September 1, 2023 - 12:00am
Klay Thompson, the four-time NBA champion of the Golden State Warriors said meeting Filipino basketball fans in the country for the first time is an unforgettable experience.
Euro club seeks Pinoy players
by Bill Velasco - August 28, 2023 - 12:00am
A new club team from one of the world’s top 10 basketball countries is hoping to recruit Filipino players for its new development program to give back to the game.
Thrills of a lifetime
by Bill Velasco - August 26, 2023 - 12:00am
The games of the FIBA World Cup are on, and the thrills are just beginning.
The FIBA World Cup difference
by Bill Velasco - August 21, 2023 - 12:00am
The FIBA World Cup is upon us.
A time to cheer
by Bill Velasco - August 19, 2023 - 12:00am
The time has come. Less than a week before the FIBA World Cup.
Good news, bad news
by Bill Velasco - August 14, 2023 - 12:00am
I prefer dangerous freedom over peaceful slavery. – Thomas Jefferson
Rights of the athlete
by Bill Velasco - August 12, 2023 - 12:00am
The evil that men do lives after them. – William Shakespeare
Tragedy of the athlete
by Bill Velasco - August 7, 2023 - 12:00am
Pride is an independent, me-oriented spirit. It makes people arrogant, rude and hard to get along with.
Real Filipinas, real gift
by Bill Velasco - August 5, 2023 - 12:00am
Go where you are celebrated, not where you’re tolerated.
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