It is still not sure if Andray Blatche will be playing in the upcoming 2017 Southeast Asia Basketball Championships alongside Gilas Pilipinas.
This was confirmed by Butch Antonio, Manager of the Philippine National Basketball Team.
The Former NBA player is still in talks with the Samahan Basketball ng Pilipinas regarding joining Gilas. In fact, he has yet to sign a contract with the team.
The Gilas team manager, though, strongly believes that Blatche will play for Gilas in the SEABA Championships this upcoming May.
The Fil-Am is considered a powerful addition to the national team.
Currently, Blatche is playing at the Chinese Basketball Association as member of the Xinjiang Flying Tigers.
The 2017 SEABA Championships is scheduled to start on May 16.
The tournament will happen in Manila, Philippines. The winner of the prestigious competition will enter the 2017 FIBA Asia Cup.