PBA Capsule: Mallari with near triple double; Alaska secures QFs berth

Mahindra notched its third victory in the PBA Philippine Cup after defeating NLEX, 106-96, at the Cuneta Astrodome on Friday (January 27). The Flood Buster, who now stand at 3-7 in the standings, were led by Alex Mallari who finished with a career-high 30 points. He also added 10 rebounds and nine assists. In the…

TNT KaTropa, Barangay Ginebra win by huge margins

It was a night of domination in the PBA Philippine Cup on Friday. TNT KaTropa, backed by Kelly Williams’ double-double, made quick work of the Phoenix Fuel Masters, 117-98. Williams finished the game with 18 points and 10 rebounds, his first double double in two seasons. His performance earned him Best Player of the Game…

GlobalPort shoots down Ginebra; San Miguel survives Mahindra

The GlobalPort Batang Pier relied on star guard Terrence Romeo to hand Barangay Ginebra a 91-84 defeat in the PBA Philippine Cup on Sunday (December 11). Romeo finished with a game-high 35 points on 50% shooting from the field. He knocked down five triples and added two assists and two steals. JR Quinahan, who was…

Mahindra stays winless; Ginebra chalks up first victory

This was first published on Sports Illustrated Philippines. The Phoenix Fuel Masters defeated the Mahindra Flood Busters, 114-104, in the PBA Philippine Cup on Sunday at the Mall of Asia Arena. JC Intal topscored for Phoenix with 24 points, to go along with seven rebounds and four assists. Matthew Wright chipped in 21 points, while…