July 5, 2018 – Blue Eagle Gym, Quezon City
MPBL News 2018: Bobby Ray Parks powered the Mandaluyong El Tigre over the Pasig Pirates, 98-55, in the 2018 Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League Datu Cup this Thursday at the Blue Eagle Gym in Pasig. Parks registered a monstrous triple-double with 20 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists.
➤ Ray Ray Parks could have achieved a quadruple-double if he managed to get at least 3 more snatches after registering a game-high 7 steals.
➤ Bernzon Franco provided relief to the losing Pirates with 15 markers.
➤ Celebrity cager Xian Lim managed to drop 6 buckets and 6 caroms.
➤ Mandaluyong raced to a 16 point lead and never looked back, and even led to as much as 50 at one point.
➤ The El Tigre is now 2-1 in the MPBL standings, while the Pirates fell to a dismal 0-3 win-loss record.