MANILA, Philippines — Bigs like Kai Sotto, June Mar Fajardo and the up and coming superstar Kevin Quiambao of La Salle have been hogging the spotlight for Gilas in recent months.

But Tim Cone liked to believe that TNT's top gun Calvin Oftana and Meralco's defensive whiz Chris Newsome are two players who simply deserve equal attention because of their key individual skill sets that greatly benefit Gilas.

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