Alaska stretches streak to 6, fends off GlobalPort in OT

first_imgDon’t miss out on the latest news and information. Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina Putting their lackluster showing in the third frame behind, the Aces stormed back in the payoff period, capped off by Abueva and Kevin Racal linking up for the go-ahead undergoal stab, 92-91, with 1:01 remaining.GlobalPort’s Kelly Nabong missed from point-blank on the other end, but Abueva could only muster a split from the line with 19.1 seconds left that led to Stanley Pringle’s game-tying drive with 8 seconds remaining to force the extra session.Pringle paced the Batang Pier with 28 points, eight rebounds, and six assists, while Sean Anthony got 21 markers and 14 boards before leaving the game late in OT after twisting his left ankle.Nabong had a double-double with 15 points, 12 rebounds on top of four blocks for GlobalPort, which dropped to 3-4 in the standings.The Scores:ADVERTISEMENT LATEST STORIES OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ’a duplicitous move’ – Lacson Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award ALASKA 105 — Manuel 21, Banchero 16, Casio 16, Abueva 12, Teng 11, Thoss 8, Racal 6, Pascual 5, Cruz 4, Enciso 3, Exciminiano 2, Potts 1, Baclao 0.GLOBALPORT 98 — Pringle 28, Anthony 21, Nabong 15, Grey 10, Guinto 8, Elorde 5, Sargent 5, Taha 4, Gabayni 2, Flores 0, Juico 0, Araña 0.Quarters: 20-26, 43-48, 65-75, 93-93, 105-98.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Almazan vows to comeback stronger after finals heartbreak Nueva Ecija warehouse making fake cigarettes raided, 29 Chinese workers nabbed View comments MOST READ PBA IMAGESANTIPOLO — Alaska held on to outlast GlobalPort, 105-98, in overtime for its sixth straight victory in the 2018 PBA Philippine Cup Sunday at Ynares Center here.Vic Manuel scored four straight points in the extra period to break a 96-deadlock, the last of which was a layup for a 100-96 Alaska edge with 1:47 remaining. That cushion was enough for the Aces’ defense to keep the Batang Pier at bay and tighten their grip of third place with a 6-2 card.ADVERTISEMENT Nonito Donaire vs Naoya Inoue is BWAA 2019 Fight of the Year Newsome sets focus on helping Bolts open new PBA season on right track Michael Porter Jr. stays patient as playing time increases OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ’a duplicitous move’ – Lacson Manuel finished with a game-high 21 points, seven coming in the overtime period, to go along with five rebounds off the bench.JVee Casio added 16 markers on 5-of-10 sniping from downtown, on top of four rebounds and five assists while Chris Banchero also got 16 points, four rebounds, and two dimes.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkCalvin Abueva chimed in a double-double with 12 markers, 12 boards that went with three assists, and two blocks to celebrate his 30th birthday with a win.“We’re so fortunate to come away with this. Hats off to the players. They didn’t give up and they kept on going,” said Alaska coach Alex Compton as Alaska battled back from a 13-point deficit, 62-75, in the third period. Lady Tamaraws ground Lady Eagles in 5 setslast_img read more