MANILA, Philippines—Magnolia performed with out let up all of Sunday evening to clobber Barangay Ginebra, 118-88, within the renewal of the 2 golf equipment’ rivalry at Mall of Asia Enviornment in Pasay Metropolis.
Save for the primary six minutes of the sport, the Hotshots regarded sharp all through the evening to annex a second-straight victory after dropping its first three outings within the PBA Governors’ Cup.
Main the way in which for Magnolia is import Antonio Hester, who was an help shy of a triple-double with 28 factors, 18 rebounds, and 9 assists.
Mark Barroca paced the locals with 21 factors as Paul Lee and Calvin Abueva completed 18 every within the effort that snapped the defending champion’s three-game successful streak.
It was fairly a payback for the Hotshots, who squandered a giant lead of their final encounter again in October. The Gin Kings gained that outing 103-97.
Justin Brownlee completed with simply 22 factors and missed out on a milestone as he completed simply two factors behind Lew Massey’s 5,386 profession factors amongst imports, the 4th greatest all through the PBA’s wealthy historical past.
Scottie Thompson had 19 factors whereas Christian Standhardinger performed his first sport again, ending with 17 and 11 rebounds. Jamie Malonzo chipped in 12 extra as the group darlings now gird for San Miguel Beer.
Magnolia takes on NLEX subsequent.
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