Japeth Aguilar drafted in NBA D-League

Posted at Nov 03 2012 01:54 PM | Updated as of Nov 03 2012 09:54 PM

One Pinoy is moving closer to his dream of making it to the NBA.

Japeth Aguilar was drafted 13th in the seventh round by the Santa Cruz Warriors, the D-League affiliate of the Golden State Warriors in the NBA.

If signed, Aguilar becomes the first-ever Filipino to play in the NBA D-League where a number of players started their climb to the NBA.

Aguilar was a former first round draft pick in the PBA and played with Talk n Text, and Smart Gilas Pilipinas. Dateline Philippines, November 3, 2012