Puerto Rico national basketball team in North America basketball, the FIBA ranking 10 in the end of 2009. At the 2004 Athens Olympics, had defeated the U.S. Mengliu team, became famous. Puerto Rico is a frequent visitor to the World Basketball Championships, took part in the 11th after the 15th World Basketball Championship, the best finish of fourth.
Puerto Rico national basketball team
the Puerto Rican men's basketball in North America, a traditional powerhouse, ranked 10 in the national team rankings FIBA December 2009, the Puerto Rican team, just behind the Chinese men's basketball team a . In the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, the team once 92 73 swept "the dream team", broke the tournament's first upset. Puerto Rico is a frequent visitor to the World Basketball Championships, the team expedition World Championships mediocre record, though not surprise move has scaled able to win the group reached the semi-finals, can be seen in Puerto Rico men's basketball team has a certain strength. The Puerto Rican Americas runner-up status to qualify to re-sail to the Western powers have initiated a new round of attacks. Puerto Rico men's basketball team is the backbone of the basketball world, the team has more than talented players. The number one player Carlos Arroyo played for the Miami Heat, although he is unsuccessful in the NBA in depressed, but definitely a players under FIBA rules. In addition, the team Barea and Rivera strength camp warrior, strength can not be powers underestimated.
course of particular concern, nature is the main center of the team's Ramos. He had participated in the 2004 NBA Draft and short-term effectiveness in the Washington Wizards, were removed from the Spanish league after being laid off due to lack of strength. But Ramos true for Chinese fans are aware of, or because of him with Yao Ming in the 2006 World Championships in Japan clashes, when Ramos in the defense of provocation Yao Ming, the two head head almost physical altercations result referee 50 slaps each, respectively, to give the two sides a foul trouble. But the former Yao Ming enemy but abjection, 2009, after the failure of the rocket workout she ended up in the CBA, and joined Zhejiang Guangsha team. quite nerve knife
Puerto Rico Basketball demeanor, once launched soared to even the U.S. dream team beheaded in the foot. But Japan World Championship group match will be eliminated, and also shows them the true nature of the nerve knife. Suddenly strong suddenly weak fluctuating characteristics, so that they become a team of world powers who dare not to be taken lightly. However, once the poor state tend to be team Ersan Liu devastated. Fatal prominent they often win the group have taken, but would like further will have to pay considerable hardships into.
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Puerto Rico men's basketball has always been to rely on the whole, is never vouchers soldiers fighting team. Even the team's top players Arroyo, is also in the race to grab both points and organization. Americas Basketball Championship, Arroyo's performance is quite eye-catching, and the field are able to get 16.8 points, 5.3 assists and 3.7 rebounds, quite comprehensive charisma. Puerto Rico finals all the way, is also inseparable from the excellent play with the core field. Puerto Rico and Brazil in the final, the the same Arroyo adversity to turn the tide almost Directed reversal. It is not difficult to see Arroyo in the field has charisma. But the problem is that including the NBA, Arroyo, Barea warrior, belong to their respective teams are not the main one in the rotation. Difficult fixed playing time, also make their state is difficult to be guaranteed for a long time. In addition to the impressive ability of several players, the the other weaker role players, it is difficult to take on the important task of timely help for the team. The lack of role players and bench, will make Puerto Rico's World Championship journey of ups and downs.
Puerto Rico U.S. Championships runner-up, it is certainly not a manifestation of their own strength. The low level of this session of the United States Championships, and win straight through Turkey, the Beijing Olympic Games, the U.S. men's basketball, the hanging mianzhanpai did not play. Traditionally strong teams of Argentina's national basketball team is also missing many main, play only Canzhen. Absent from the Beijing Olympic Games, Brazil's national basketball team and the Puerto Rico team finals, also direct this competition is not a dialogue of the highest level in South America. Showcase the Puerto Rico team, the runner-up of the gold content is not high. The edit history record in
defeat "Mengliu", the wave team members on the defensive
Puerto Rico World Championship regulars, the last game, 15th session, they attended a total of eleven. Where the best scores the Eleventh World Championships, Puerto Rico achieved a major breakthrough into the semi-finals. In addition, Puerto Rico has five reached the quarterfinals ranks, grades remarkable. World championships can be regarded as the mainstay in the ranks, it is hard to have a certain strength to challenge the pinnacle of honor. World Basketball Championships: third, fifth; fourth, sixth; Fifth, Twelfth names; seventh, seventh; eighth, tenth; Tenth Name 13; eleventh, fourth; twelfth, sixth; thirteenth, a tenth; fourteenth, seventh; Fifteenth, Seventeenth names.
Olympic basketball game: the fourth of the 1964 Tokyo Olympic Games men's basketball.
Americas Men's Basketball Championship: 1997 Men's Basketball Championship runner-up in the Americas, the American Basketball Championship runner-up in 2009.
North South American Basketball Championship: 1987, 1989, 1991, 1993, 2001, 2003, in the north of South American Basketball Championship title.
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quota allocation scheme according to the World Championships in Turkey, Americas top four can obtain qualifying status. Americas Basketball Championship, the Puerto Rican team in Group A with Mexico, Uruguay, Canada and the Virgin Islands with. Puerto Rican group stage has not been any challenges to win their record of four straight victories. Rematch in Puerto Rico is still so smooth, easily beat all the way to Panama, the Dominican Republic, Argentina and Brazil to advance to the semi-finals of the identity of the first name, which also marked that they had won the world championships to qualify. Semi-final in Puerto Rico continue to triumph, defeat but Argentina Bing will advance to the final.
but in the final battle with Brazil, Puerto Rico failed to have the last laugh with a narrowly edged runner-up. conflict
edit this paragraph the Polish war Shizhong Bo stadium the Chinese national basketball team and Puerto Rico can be said that the old rivals, two teams had three encounters in the World Championship arena, the Chinese men's basketball team's record is 1 win and 2 losses. The first clash of the two teams in the World Championship 1978 World Championships, the Chinese men's basketball team lost the game to 104-107. In the 1986 world championships, the Chinese men's basketball team 98-84 Despite wins over Puerto Rico. In addition, in the 2006 world championships, the Chinese men's basketball team was edged 87-90 in overtime.  July 29, 2005, the Stankovic Cup into the third match day, match of the Beijing Capital Gymnasium, the Chinese men's basketball team to 91-80 victory over Puerto Rico men's basketball. The two teams in 1 minute 28 seconds left in the game, Zhu Fangyu in the bottom corner shot is not in, the Yi Jianlian grab rebounds up, Puerto Rico, on the 4th of last resort defensive foul. United Arab think Opponents Dongzuoguoda, but this is not the opponent the first time such a deal with the United Arab. The UAR and Puerto Rico on the 4th Neiwo Zi conflict, both sides pushed a bit. At this time, the other players in Puerto Rico rushing hard to push the United Arab one. Chinese team's players immediately came to solidarity with the United Arab scene suddenly mess up, both teams floundered. On the sidelines of Yunus and Yao quickly approach, tried to mediate. As the scene was too chaotic, the referee immediately pronounced the end of the game. players
Puerto Rico has been to go after the Chinese team players to catch up with the competition OTC, even the railings outside the interview in front of the background plate tatters. The fighting also alerted the Australian national basketball team and the Angolan national basketball team players have come to the stadium and stay in the lounge. Later Puerto Rican players first address Lounge walked, but they did not go into the lounge, but in the aisles waiting for the Chinese team's players. When the Chinese players into the aisle, both sides scuffle again. The large number of staff and security rushed trailing players ran into the hallway, stop the brawl, the two sides each returned to the lounge. 
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Manuel El Na Wozi Manuel Narváez
Feilibeituo Rivera Filiberto Rivera
Carlos Escalante Cabrera Carlos Escalera
Will Alfredo, Wilfredo Pagán
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Rick Arbour Dhaka Rick Apodaca
Christian Dharma Christian Dalmau
Bobby the Joe Hutton Bobby Joe Hatton
Sam El · Weilijiasi, Samuel Villegas
Louise Rosa Clemente Luis Rosa Clemente
Carmelo Ante Long Lee Carmelo Antrone Lee
Jose Rosario José Rosario
Hector Valencia Zula Héctor Valenzuela
edit the key players in this segment Barea breakthrough Bryant layup (blue)
José Hu Ann Barea (José Juan Barea): now plays for the NBA Dallas Mavericks. 1 meter tall and 83, the functional point guard. Barea University student at Northeastern University, and after graduation in 2006 to participate in the NBA Draft, but was not selected. He then obtained the Dallas Mavericks out of a 1-year, $ 400,000 guaranteed contract, after the gradual growth of a stable lineup for the Mavericks rotation. Carlos Arroyo: 30-year-old Arroyo before the 2007 - 2008 season has been played in the NBA for seven seasons and, after five of the team. Orlando Magic after 07-08 season, Arroyo spent the 2008-2009 season in Israel's Maccabi team. Miami in October 2009 with Carlos Arroyo (Carlos Arroyo) signed a one-year salary contract, the annual salary of approximately $ 1.1 million.
Peter John Ramos: headed center of the Puerto Rico national team in 2004, the second round, 32nd overall by the Washington Wizards selected, but the 19 year-old Ramos was unable to adapt to the NBA only playing six games, and soon after the Wizards cut. 2004 Athens Olympic Games, the 19-year-old Ramos served as the starting center to help Puerto Rico defeated the United States Mengliu superstar Tim Duncan, Allen Iverson, a time fame. The last two years, Ramos has accepted exercise their league in Puerto Rico and the Spanish ACB League. the
Rick Apodaca: the functional point guard, who looks like the squad's top players Arroyo, height 1 meter 93, weighing 83 kg, was born in 1981. Beginning in 2000, Apodaca has served as captain of Puerto Rico, was a Polish Basketball League All-Star First Team, the best foreign aid; Italian league in scoring, the best foreign aid.
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