Various reports from different media outlets have cited different sources that the chances of Calvin Abueva joining the Gilas program are beginning to pick up.
InterAKTV first cited that according to a high-ranking staff of the national team, The Beast has been on their radar ever since the start of the program. The source added that they picked Sonny Thoss over him because of the one-per-team rule that was agreed upon by all the PBA teams, “Tig-iisa lang, so si Sonny Thoss nalang” (their attempt to build a strong insurance program to support Marcus Douthit).
(And maybe because at that time, at the onset of the program, they really didn’t know how good Calvin was.) Read more »