Austin relishes second basketball life as part of Gilas

first_imgView comments Read Next “Each day is a new day for me to get better somehow, some way.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparc Break new ground End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend SEA Games 2019: No surprises as Gilas Pilipinas cruises to basketball gold PLAY LIST 06:27SEA Games 2019: No surprises as Gilas Pilipinas cruises to basketball gold00:50Trending Articles01:45Explosive Gilas Pilipinas not yet at its best, says Tim Cone02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LATEST STORIES And if there’s one thing his sickness taught him, it’s to take every single minute with a renewed passion. “I wasn’t even supposed to be playing basketball so it’s a second go around for me,” said Austin Thursday at Meralco gym. “It’s a second go-around for me so I take every day very seriously.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’SPORTSFederer blasts lack of communication on Australian Open smog“I know what it’s like to have the game of basketball taken away from you so I’m not taking anything for granted.”Austin averaged 12.1 points, 6.9 boards, and 2.4 blocks per game in his time with Baylor and these types of numbers was what attracted the likes of Chot Reyes to take notice of the 7-footer. End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend A costly, catty dispute finally settled ONE: Eustaquio won’t let foe use him as stepping stone MOST READ OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ‘a duplicitous move’ – Lacson A costly, catty dispute finally settled Winning start Learning about the ‘Ring of Fire’ Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netIsaiah Austin had the sad reality of never realizing his NBA dream after Marfan Syndrome sidelined him for two years. More than three years after the NBA selected him as an honorary player, Austin gets to wear the Philippine colors as part of Gilas Pilipinas. ADVERTISEMENT It’s too early to present Duterte’s ‘legacy’ – Lacsonlast_img read more

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PAT THE COPE TO CONCENTRATE ON JOB CREATION IF ELECTED

first_imgPat the Cope Gallagher MEP has promised he will concentrate on job creation if re-lected to the European Parliament.Pat The Cope GallagherThe Donegal politician was selected unanimously at the Fianna Fail Midlands,West and North West Selection Convention yesterday in Mullingar.This is Pat’s fourth time to contest a European Convention having been elected in 1994,1999 and 2009. Speaking at the Convention he stated that if re elected that a priority is promote job creation and growth.He stated that we need to leverage vital funding under the the EU budget to ensure every village and town across the constituency experiences the benefitsHe also stated that we need to fully and effectively implement policies to deal with long term and youth unemployment ,by maximising funding for Ireland under the Youth Guarantee,the Youth Unemployment Initiative and European Social Fund and Erasmus Plus.PAT THE COPE TO CONCENTRATE ON JOB CREATION IF ELECTED was last modified: March 16th, 2014 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:electionMEPPat The Cope Gallagherlast_img read more

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