PBA: Slight edge goes to Brownlee in Best Import race
Paul Lintag on Jul 27, 2019 11:05 AM
Through the quarterfinals, Brownlee, the league’s reigning Best Import, has a slight edge with an average of 61.8 SPs to Jones’ 60.2 SPs.
For all intents and purposes, the Best Import race for the 2019 PBA Commissioner’s Cup is down to Ginebra’s Justin Brownlee and TNT’s Terrence Jones.
Through the quarterfinals, Brownlee, the league’s reigning Best Import, has a slight edge over Jones with an average of 61.8 SPs built around a 34.2 points, 13.5 rebounds, 5.7 assists, 2.6 steals, and 1.9 blocks per game.
Jones is coming in hot at second with 32.8 points, 15.8 rebounds, 7.4 assists, 1.3 steals, and 2.9 blocks per game for an average 60.2 SPs.
Both imports are matched up in the PBA semifinals, with Jones taking an early lead after Jones led the KaTropa to a 95-92 Game 1 win over the champion Gin Kings Friday.
In third place is San Miguel’s Chris McCullough with 53.8 SPs while Columbian’s Lester Prosper is fourth with 52.7 SPs. Alaska’s Diamon Simpson completes the top-5 with 50.5 SPs.
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