- Villanueva Boxing Gym is Home to the Ilonggo Youth - February 10, 2013
- An Emotional Mother’s Cry For Justice: 24 year old Fili-Am Alvin Bulaoro Found Dead in Sleeping Bag in Albertson’s Parking Lot in San Diego,Ca - January 5, 2013
- Jinkee Pacquiao and Erika Marquez pushing for their husbands’ retirements - December 27, 2012
- Miss Universe fans world wide shocked : Miss Philippines ” Janine Tugonon” places 1st runner up - December 19, 2012
- Viloria Wipes Out “Tyson” Marquez to become Unified Flyweight Champ - November 18, 2012
- ‘Idol’ Alum Jessica Sanchez Sings in San Diego - November 18, 2012
- Brian Viloria and Hernan “Tyson”Marquez make weight - November 17, 2012
- Viloria plans on testing Marquez with his Hawaiian Punch - November 8, 2012
- Exclusive Training Photos: Congressman Manny Pacquiao training hard for December 8 - November 7, 2012
- Erik Spoelstra makes history as the 1st Filipino-American in the NBA to win a Championship - June 21, 2012
Erik Spoelstra – the head coach of the Miami Heat has finally won his first Championship. Being the youngest coach in NBA history, there were many who doubted Spoelstra when Pat Riley made him head coach at 37 years old in 2008. How could a man with no NBA experience, no titles lead a team? those were many questions asked by his doubters. Who would of thought Spoelstra would be ever in this position? Spoelstra once stated in an interview ” If I did have a quiet moment to myself, I was thinking about coaching high school, not to be frank maybe thinking about coaching college.” – Miami Heat News HD. I remember when he started working with the league as a video intern in 1995 in charge of watching NBA games for the Heat coaching staff.
This championship is as much his as any of the players. The Heat could not have won anything without the Big Three (or many others on the roster), but they could not have done it without Spoelstra either. At the post presser Spoelstra expressed ” We have a brotherhood now, it makes this moment gratifying.” And Spoelstra even mentioned Congressman Manny Pacquiao ” Everyone knows I’m a Pacquiao fan.” Congrats to the Heat and to our Fil-Am’s very own Erik Speoelstra for making history!
*photo credit* NBA & ESPN