Pronounced the Filipino way "Beel-awwpps" from overhearing my dad actually pronounce his name and at various Family functions when the NBA playoffs have been on for the past 5-6 years.
Based on NBA Player Chauncey "Mr. Big Shot" Billups. I'm impressed with how the guy has kind of remade his career from former journeyman to leader-supreme.
I suggested this to my mom while she was pressed on her daily dose of David Archuleta youtube videos. She knows some basketball and knows the dude, but she broke up her stream of concentration to let out an obtuse kind of laughter.