The Cavaliers guard has been inserted in the final roster of Smart Gilas but he still needs the clearance from the NBA and form the organizing committee.
There is optimism that Clarkson will be able to join the National Team and finally make his debut for Philippines.
Clarkson’s mother is from Philippines.
Jordan Clarkson included in Gilas 12-man lineup for Asian Games and it looks like he’ll be allowed to play by the Organizing Committee which is calling an eligibility mtg tomoro afternoon-lets hope NBA clears Jordan to play! If you want Jordan in our lineup, tweet #LetJordanPlay— Quinito Henson (@TheDeanQuinito) August 9, 2018