NBA 3X Philippines 2018 completes Playoffs lineup
NBA.com Global on Aug 22, 2018 03:43 PM
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NBA 3X PH press release
NBA 3X Philippines 2018 presented by AXA completed its list of playoff-bound teams after the conclusion of the Metro Manila qualifiers at Don Bosco Technical Institute Makati on Aug. 18-19. Five teams from each division advanced to the NBA 3X Playoffs and will compete with the top teams of the NBA 3X North Luzon qualifiers in Baguio.
Escuela de Sophia 1, Camella Knights, DB Wolves, Palanan 1, and Tigers 12U topped the U13 Division, while ICA-DASMA, Braderhud, Tigers Basketball 03, He-Hag Bulacan, and Hotshots 2.0 Team 1 bested the U16 Division. Rounding up the winning teams for the boy’s division were CVS 1, Downtown BC, HIMC Monarchs 2, Tigers Basketball 01, and UCA (U18 Division); and Downtown BC 2, EGS Elite v2, San-C, Mapua CEGE, and Lion Guard Andi (Open Category).
In the women’s category, Bernadette, Lady Green Knights, HIMC Lady Monarchs A, MSE Wildcats, and Chukchak topped the U18 Division while KENGSX, Team Army, Discovery-Perlas, Team Fast-Track, and PUP II bested the Open Category.
In addition, AXA Partners, Global Winners, CL Warriors, Team Go Elite, Wonderful World 1 and Team Integrity (PSBank) topped the AXA Division of the eight-year old three-on-three basketball tournament.
All teams will battle it out on Aug. 25-26 at the SM Mall of Asia Music Hall for the chance to be named this year’s champions. The NBA 3X Playoffs will be highlighted by the presence of five-time NBA All-Star Tim Hardaway, NBA Champion Brian Scalabrine, and the Detroit Pistons Extreme Team. NBA 3X Philippines 2018 will also feature a Celebrity Division starring entertainment and media personalities as well as contests and activities for the family and all kinds of fans.
AXA Philippines is the presenting partner of NBA 3X Philippines 2018. In addition, CloudFone, Gatorade, Nike, Panasonic, Rexona, PLDT and Smart will serve as official partners while SM Mall of Asia an Spalding are supporting partners. Official NBA broadcasters for the event are ABS-CBN S+A, Basketball TV, and NBA Premium TV.