MPBL News:

Parks powers Mandaluyong over Pasig, 98-55

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.

Notes:

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.

Game Scores:
Quarters: 25-10; 56-28; 80-43; 98-55.

mandaluyong el tigre: 98

Parks 20, Vidal 10, Javillonar 10, Rivero 8, Cunanan 7, Boholano 6, Torres 6, Lim 6, Abrigo 5, Lozada 5, Quiro 4, Alabanza 4, Bonsubre 4, Cauilan 2, Vista 1.

pasig pirates: 55

Franco 15, Monte 11, Enrile 7, Bautista 5, Melocoton 4, Saquillo 4, Castellano 2, Yasa 2, Gozum 2, Velchez 2, Corongoy 1, Aldave 0, Melegrito 0, Cervantes 0, Monteclaro 0.

Posted July 5, 2018 - Blue Eagle Gym, Quezon City

Written by Rock Punzalan for Philippine Basketball News Team

MPBL News:

Quezon City Capitals strikes GenSan Warriors, 77-72

July 5, 2018 – Blue Eagle Gym, Quezon City

MPBL News 2018: Quezon City Capitals wrecked the GenSan Warriors, 77-72, in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League Datu Cup 2018 this Thursday at the Blue Eagle Gym. Jojo Duncil paved the way for the Capitals with his 14 points 4 rebounds and 3 dishes, while Jesse Collado contributed 11 markers.

Notes:

Chris Masaglang powered the losing GenSan with 18 buckets, 6 rebounds and 5 assists.

➤ The Capitals and the Warriors are now at identical 1-2 win-loss slate in the MPBL standings.

➤ Curiously, GenSan missed a total of 19 free throw shots.

Game Scores:
Quarters: 26-16; 47-30; 65-50; 77-72.

quezon city capitals: 77

Duncil 14, Collado 11, Barua 10, Castro 7, Raflores 7, Morillo 6, Gabo 5, Matias 5, Alday 4, Santos 4, Tayongtong 4, Sison 0, Palma 0.

gensan warriors: 72

Masaglang 18, Mahaling 17, Losentes 10, Morada 10, Basco 4, Orbeta 3, Vijandre 3, Landicho 2, Racho 2, Bartolo 2, Goloran 1, Villaruel 0, Clavel 0.

Posted July 5, 2018 - Blue Eagle Gym, Quezon City

Written by Rock Punzalan for Philippine Basketball News Team

MPBL News:

Makati Skyscrapers edges Manila Stars, 99-98

June 30, 2018 – Ynares Arena

MPBL News: Makati Skyscrapers axed the Manila Stars, 99-98, in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League this Thursday at the Ynares Center. Jeckster Apinan lifted Makati with his 24 points and 8 rebounds, while Cedrick Ablaza chipped-in 23 points. Chris Bitoon paced the losing Stars with 21 markers and 4 assists.

Notes:

Apinan was a former PBA Pro player for NLEX and KIA Mahindra before suiting up for the Skyscrapers.

Manila Stars failed to hold-on to a whopping 16 points lead, 60-44 at one point in the third quarter.

Adrian Celada shot 4 of 6 treys, finishing the evening with 15 points.

➤ Ynares Center had a light outage during the game’s halftime which lasted 10 minutes.

Game Scores:
Quarters: 22-27, 41-54, 68-74, 99-98.

MAKATI SKYSCRAPERS: 99

Apinan 24, Ablaza 23, Paniamogan 21, Lingganay 16, Lasquety 4, Isip 4, Manlangit 3, Mocon 2, Bautista 2, Villanueva 0, Mangahas 0, Importante 0.

MANILA STARS: 98

Bitoon 24, Cervantes 17, Celada 15, Lopez 12, Rodriguez 11, Hayes 9, Dionisio 5, Sabellina 4, Arellano 1, Cruz 0, Yap 0.

June 30, 2018 - Ynares Center, Antipolo

Written by Rock Punzalan for Philippine Basketball News Team