PBA: ROS snaps losing skid vs. Blackwater with new import
Paul Lintag on Oct 23, 2019 06:37 PM
The Elasto Painters are finally back on the winning track in the 2019 PBA Governors’ Cup. (Photo by Richard Esguerra)
New import, new lease on life for Rain or Shine.
The Elasto Painters are finally back on the winning track in the 2019 PBA Governors’ Cup, scoring a 99-82 win over Blackwater Wednesday at the Cuneta Astrodome.
ROS paraded a new import in Kwame Alexander and arrested a four-game slide in the process. The Elasto Painters improved to 2-5 with the victory, the same record as the Elite.
Rey Nambatac led the Elasto Painters with 18 points while Alexander had a solid 17 points and 16 rebounds. Beau Belga also finished with 17 points for ROS.
The Elasto Painters pulled away in the fourth quarter, doubling up on Blackwater, 30-15, to barely kee their playoff hopes alive.
Ray Parks scored 27 on 25 shots for the Elite while import Marqus Blakely added 21 points and 12 rebounds.
Rain or Shine 99 - Nambatac 18, Alexander 17, Belga 17, Daquioag 13, Exciminiano 8, Ponferada 7, Borboran 7, Norwood 5, Mocon 3, Onwubere 3.
Blackwater 82 - Parks 27, Blakely 21, Cortez 16, Sumang 7, Belo 7, Maliksi 2, Sena 2, Cruz 0, Desiderio 0, Heruela 0, Al-Hussaini 0, Jose 0.
Quarterscores: 20-26, 49-40, 69-67, 99-82.
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