NLEX upsets TNT for much-needed win

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first_imgWhere did they go? Millions left Wuhan before quarantine PBA IMAGESNLEX averted disaster and delivered a homely victory for head coach Yeng Guiao with a 110-98 shocker over TNT in the PBA Philippine Cup Saturday at Angeles University Foundation Gym in Pampanga.The Road Warriors snapped a disastrous five-game losing streak and improved to 2-5 while the KaTropa saw its own two-game winning run stopped and slipped to 4-3 joining Phoenix in the third seed.ADVERTISEMENT Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award PLAY LIST 01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award00:50Trending Articles01:52Phivolcs: Cloud seeding in ashfall affected areas needs study01:31Taiwan 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 Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. MOST READ Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next EDITORS’ PICK Shanghai officials reveal novel coronavirus transmission modes NLEX was holding off TNT comfortably in the early parts of the fourth quarter resting on a 93-87 lead courtesy of Sean Anthony’s layup.Jayson Castro, however, took over and capped off the KaTropa’s 7-0 run to give TNT a 94-93 lead at the 6:13 mark of the fourth quarter.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra teammates show love for SlaughterSPORTSFreddie Roach: Manny Pacquiao is my Muhammad AliSPORTSWe are youngThe Road Warriors would then retaliate and give Guiao, a native of Pampanga and was once the province Representative in the Philippine Congress, a show in the form of a 13-2 run that put them at 106-96 with 2:04 left in the game.Guiao said it was a welcome relief for them to take one against the title-contending KaTropa. Senators to proceed with review of VFA Smart hosts first 5G-powered esports exhibition match in PHcenter_img We are young View comments Smart’s Siklab Saya: A multi-city approach to esports PH among economies most vulnerable to virus Chinese-manned vessel unsettles Bohol town Beermen still have a lot to improve, says Fajardo “It was a big relief to win after a five-game losing streak and it’s more special because we beat a title contender,” said Guiao. “But it’s just one win for us, it’s a long way for us but it’s a good start for the New Year.”Carlo Lastimosa had a game-high 22 points to lead the Road Warriors while Anthony had a 13-point, 13-rebound double-double.Eric Camson came off the bench to pitch in 12 points for NLEX while Kevin Alas had a dozen points also.Jayson Castro put up 17 points, seven assists, and five rebounds while Kris Rosales and Moala Tautuaa had 15 points apiece.ADVERTISEMENT Chinese-manned vessel unsettles Bohol town Ginebra teammates show love for Slaughterlast_img

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