JJ Barea - updates

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Torn Achilles sidelines Mavs guard Barea

Jan 13, 2019 - 1:54 PM

Dallas says veteran guard JJ Barea, who averages 10.9 points and 5.6 assists, will be out indefinitely

KEY LOSS. JJ Barea has been the first man off the bench for the Mavericks. Photo by AFP

NBA wRap: Cavs, Wiz sweep series, Clips, Mavs get wins

Apr 27, 2015 - 1:50 PM

Cleveland and Washington march to the second round Clippers even their series vs Spurs and Dallas staves off elimination

TWO SWEEPS, TWO SURVIVALS. LeBron James and Paul Pierce are moving on to the second round. Monta Ellis helps Mavs stay alive while Chris Paul prevents Clips from falling to a 3-1 hole. Photos from NBA's Facebook page

Gilas Pilipinas' loss to Puerto Rico reminiscent of 1959 FIBA heartbreak

Sep 04, 2014 - 1:47 AM

The Philippines defeat to Puerto Rico this week brings back memories of the 1959 World Championship when it was once again the smallest player on the court who bedeviled the Philippines

JJ Barea, Puerto Rico's smallest player, terrorized Gilas just as Puerto Rico's Juan Vicens did the Philippines in 1959. Photo by Raul Caro/EPA

Netizens cheer for Gilas Pilipinas after World Cup elimination

Sep 04, 2014 - 1:21 AM

Despite the loss netizens acknowledged the sacrifice and the gallant stand that team showed as they battle some of the world s best basketball teams

LA Tenorio: We needed more experience

Sep 04, 2014 - 12:10 AM

Point guard LA Tenorio charges Gilas end game breakdowns to inadequate of experience and preparation

MORE EXPERIENCE. Point guard LA Tenorio believes Gilas Pilipinas could've benefitted if they had more time to practice. Photo by Rappler

Gilas eliminated from World Cup after Puerto Rico loss

Sep 03, 2014 - 9:38 PM

JJ Barea exploded for 30 points as Puerto Rico eliminates Gilas Pilipinas from FIBA World Cup contention

Photo by Raul Caro/EPA

Gilas faces injury-plagued Puerto Rico, Balkman for survival

Sep 03, 2014 - 5:14 AM

Gilas Pilipinas will face Puerto Rico in a must win game while confronting banned former PBA import Renaldo Balkman for the first time since his choking incident

BLAST FROM THE PAST. Renaldo Balkman of Puerto Rico pulls down a rebound. Photo from FIBA.com

Facing Gilas Pilipinas - Puerto Rico

Aug 27, 2014 - 4:14 PM

Take a closer look at the Puerto Rican national basketball team which will face Gilas Pilipinas in Group B of the FIBA World Cup

Team Philippines will have to tangle with Puerto Rico’s Renaldo Balkman, who is banned from the PBA for choking San Miguel’s Arwind Santos. Photo by Boris Vergara/EPA

The 2014 FIBA World Cup draw and what it means to PH

Feb 04, 2014 - 4:17 PM

Basketball writer Enzo Flojo explains what the FIBA World Cup draw means to the Philippine team and their chances in Spain

LUCK OF THE DRAW. FIBA's Sport Director Lubomir Kotleba shows a result paper bearing the name of Argentina between former Costa Rican player Jose 'Piculin' Ortiz (L) and former Croatian player Dino Radja (R) during the FIBA Basketball World Cup official draw for the 2014 world cup in the Palau de la Musica Catalana in Barcelona. Photo by Lluis Gene/AFP