Brownlee has triple-double, top seed Ginebra ousts TNT

first_imgLights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew PBA IMAGESJustin Brownlee dazzled anew and top seed Barangay Ginebra eliminated TNT from contention with a 112-93 rout to end the elimination round of the 2018 PBA Governors’ Cup Sunday night at Smart Araneta Coliseum.Brownlee had 31 points, 16 rebounds and 11 assists for the Gin Kings, who will face the eighth-seeded NLEX Road Warriors in the quarterfinals on Tuesday.ADVERTISEMENT Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? LATEST STORIES 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 View comments Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Phoenix clinches No. 2 spot, downs Blackwater behind Abueva, Wright MOST READ Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plumcenter_img Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title “We wanna make sure we’re going into the playoffs in full speed. That was the goal today,” said Ginebra head coach Tim Cone, whose squad will head into the playoffs with a 9-2 card. “We want to be prepared going into the playoffs and make sure there’s no slippage and we played a lot better than we thought we would.”Greg Slaughter also gave the KaTropa fits with 25 points on 6-of-8 shooting from the field and 13-of-15 from the free throw line in 26 minutes while Scottie Thompson collected 11 points, eight rebounds and four assists off the bench.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissTNT hung around until the midway mark of the fourth quarter when Ginebra went on a 10-0 run capped by a triple by Kevin Ferrer to take a 103-83 spread with 4:51 remaining.KaTropa import Marqus Blakely posted 23 points and 15 rebounds in his first game against Cone, who was his former coach at Purefoods when the franchise completed a Grand Slam in 2014. Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal Blakely and Cone met at center court as the final buzzer sounded and share a few words.“I had so many, many, many fond memories of Marqus and ow he turned around our program at that time. He came in and played with such heart and intensity. He was defensive-minded and that kind of turned everybody that way,” Cone recalled.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California collegelast_img