Standhardinger leads 44 hopefuls in 2017 PBA Draft

Fil-German forward Christian Standhardinger and marquee homegrown talents Kiefer Ravena and Jeron Teng lead a total of 44 players who made themselves available for the 2017 PBA Rookie Draft set Oct. 29at Robinson’s Place Manila. Raymar Jose and Jett Manuel, who suited up with Chooks To Go Pilipinas with Ravena and Teng in the recent…

What does Christian Standhardinger like about the PBA?

Fil-German Christian Standhardinger is one of the many hopefuls who have applied for the 2017 PBA Rookie Draft. Standhardinger is projected to be a top three pick after becoming a household name because of his outstanding stints with Gilas Pilipinas in three international tournaments — Jones Cup, FIBA Asia Cup and SEA Games. Many Filipino basketball…

Gilas standout Standhardinger leads Fil-foreign PBA Draft hopefuls

A talented batch of Fil-foreign ballers led by Gilas Pilipinas big man Christian Standhardinger have made themselves available for the 2017 PBA Draft on October 29. The 6-foot-7 Standhardinger, a Fil-German by birth, submitted his application thru email to PBA Commissioner Chito Narvasa early Monday.

WATCH: Highlights of Gilas’ win over Chinese Taipei Blue

After dropping their opener against Canada, Gilas Pilipinas broke into the win column in the 39th William Jones Cup with an 88-72 victory over Chinese Taipei Blue on Sunday. Christian Standhardinger had an impressive game, finishing with a double-double of 17 points and 15 boards, while Kiefer Ravena scattered 15 points, 8 rebounds and 4…