Houston Rockets star guard James Harden said the other day the Philippine national basketball team has the potential to play like the San Antonio Spurs but Gilas must work extra hard to even come close to the standards of the NBA champions at the FIBA World Cup in Spain on Aug. 30-Sept. 14.
“I’ve seen what the national team can do,” said Harden. “They’re a well-rounded team. Players play the right way, get to the right spot and they can shoot the ball. They play somewhat like the Spurs or try to. Height doesn’t mean anything. What’s important is heart, will and effort. Don’t let anyone tell you that you can’t do it.”.... [Read Full Article on philstar.com]