Month: February 2020

San Miguel jackhammers NLEX; Yap, Lee face former teamsSan Miguel jackhammers NLEX; Yap, Lee face former teams

first_imgAlex Cabagnot of the San Miguel Beermen. PBA IMAGESUsing a hot start to bury the enemy early, San Miguel Beer last night returned to defending champion’s form and mangled NLEX, 106-80, in a Petron Saturday Special game to seize the solo lead in the PBA Philippine Cup eliminations.Before a huge crowd at Xavier University gym in Cagayan de Oro City, the Beermen hit 7 of 11 triples in the opening frame and 10 for the first half to open up a 60-37 lead heading into the third and seal a third straight win in a 4-1 card.ADVERTISEMENT Senators to proceed with review of VFA We are young Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. PH among economies most vulnerable to virus Taiwan minister boards cruise ship turned away by Japan PLAY LIST 01:31Taiwan minister boards cruise ship turned away by Japan01:33WHO: ‘Global stocks of masks and respirators are now insufficient’01:01WHO: now 31,211 virus cases in China 102:02Vitamin C prevents but doesn’t cure diseases like coronavirus—medic03:07’HINDI PANG-SPORTS LANG!’03:03SILIP SA INTEL FUND Smart hosts first 5G-powered esports exhibition match in PH As fate of VFA hangs, PH and US forces take to the skies for exercise Shanghai officials reveal novel coronavirus transmission modes Razing a monument After being pushed to the wall by lowly Mahindra last week and winning by just three, the Beermen came out with all guns cocked and firing and left the Road Warriors eating their dust as NLEX, after a season-opening win, slumped to a fourth consecutive defeat.Alex Cabagnot hit three triples in the first quarter and San Miguel dropped a total of 18 on the hapless NLEX perimeter defense.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra teammates show love for SlaughterSPORTSWe are youngSPORTSFreddie Roach: Manny Pacquiao is my Muhammad AliCabagnot finished with 18 points, reigning three-time MVP June Mar Fajardo had 15 and 12 rebounds and Arwind Santos chipped in with 15 and eight. RR Garcia came off the bench and hit all of his 12 points in the first two periods.Meanwhile, Star slugs it out with Rain or Shine at 4:30 p.m. while Alaska tangles with crowd-darling Barangay Ginebra later in the evening as action shifts back to Smart Araneta Coliseum today. Paul Lee and James Yap, traded for each other in the offseason, will be facing their old squads for the first time.“We just hope that Paul (Lee) is the one who plays with a lot of overeagerness,” said new Rain or Shine coach Caloy Garcia.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next View comments EDITORS’ PICK Ginebra teammates show love for Slaughter Chinese-manned vessel unsettles Bohol town Where did they go? Millions left Wuhan before quarantine Smart’s Siklab Saya: A multi-city approach to esports MOST READlast_img read more