TERRIFIC 12: Green Warriors out to salvage a win vs. Flying Tigers

Paul Lintag on Sep 20, 2018 10:09 AM
TERRIFIC 12: Green Warriors out to salvage a win
While looking to bounce back from their first loss, the Green Warriors can no longer advance in the Terrific 12 after the Golden Kings clinched the lone semis berth from Group C by beating Xinjiang Wednesday. (Asia League photo via Power Sport Images)

MACAU --- After taking a 28-point beatdown at the hands of the Ryukyu Golden Kings Tuesday, iECO looks to regroup and pick up a win in the Asia League's Terrific 12 tournament here.

The Green Warriors are brining in another former TNT import Tiras Wade to play Thursday against China's Xinjiang Flying Tigers, replacing Richard Howell who injured his left knee vs. Ryukyu.

Wade arrived at the Studio City Wednesday from mainland China.

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While looking to bounce back from their first loss, the Green Warriors can no longer advance in the Terrific 12 after the Golden Kings clinched the lone semis berth from Group C by beating Xinjiang Wednesday.

And so, the showdown between the Flying Tigers and the Green Warriors is simply for pride more than anything else.

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Tip off for the iECO-Xinjiang showdown is at 7:00 p.m. at the Studio City Event Center.

 


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