Ginebra ends 3-game slump behind Brownlee’s monster effort

first_imgJustin Brownlee leads Ginebra to a breakthrough win. PBA IMAGESJustin Brownlee finally pulled off a breakthrough win with the Barangay Ginebra Kings in a 93-85 triumph over the NLEX Road Warriors in a PBA Commissioner’s Cup road game at the Ibalong Centrum for Recreation Saturday night in Legazpi City.Brownlee was always a force for the Kings in their last three matches, including an overtime loss to San Miguel Beer, but they badly needed this one to keep them in the hunt for a quarterfinal spot.ADVERTISEMENT Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina Jury of 7 men, 5 women selected for Weinstein rape trial Gilas settles for 1-1 after loss to Mongolia in Fiba 3×3 World Cup Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Arnett Moultrie gave his all for NLEX, scoring 30 points on top of 19 rebounds, four steals and one block, but wasn’t able to get the support from a crew led by Emman Monfort, the only local player who finished in double figures with 14 points.Alex Mallari somehow lost his flair for playing hero during crunch time, bungling 11 of his 13 shots from the field, including missing all of his five three-point attempts.The Kings moved up with their second win in seven outings, but remained in a tight situation with four games left in their elimination-round campaign.Only eight teams will progress to the crossover quarters after the elims with the top two squads earning a twice-to-beat advantage.ADVERTISEMENT Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours Lacson: Calamity fund cut; where did P4 billion go? Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. View comments Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Dave Chappelle donates P1 million to Taal relief operations MOST READ The beloved import finished with a near triple double with 23 points 22 rebounds and seven assists against three turnovers.Greg Slaughter and Japeth Aguilar also delivered for the Kings, who relied mostly on their might in the paint to send the Road Warriors to their sixth defeat in eight games.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownThe crowd favorites only needed a big run early in the third with Sol Mercado and Joe DeVance complementing Ginebra’s frontline that made the outcome predictable.Without reliable gunners Kiefer Ravena and Kevin Alas, the Road Warriors shot themselves in the foot after missing most of their attempts in a spirited chase to cut down the Kings to size. Winfrey details her decision to withdraw from Simmons film Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next China population now over 1.4 billion as birthrate falls LATEST STORIESlast_img read more

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