Justin Brownlee scored 24 points and 14 rebounds to help Ginebra recover from its last loss and improve to 2-1.
Japeth Aguilar finished with 14 points and also contributed huge baskets down the stretch that ignited Ginebra’s late rally.
Joe Devance and LA Tenorio also contributed 10 points apiece. Scottie Thompson, the only rookie to be named a PBA All-Star starter this year, collected eight points, 12 rebounds and four assists....
MANILA, Philippines – Players from Team North in the 2016 PBA All-Star Game are looking forward not just to playing with each other in the highly anticipated showcase, but also to playing for fiery Rain or Shine coach Yeng Guiao.
Guiao has been tapped as the coach of the North team, which will feature Mark Caguioa of Ginebra, Terrence Romeo of GlobalPort, Marc Pingris of Star, Japeth Aguilar of Ginebra, and Calvin Abueva of Alaska as the starters.
"Alam naman natin si Coach Yeng," Romeo said. "Gusto niya lagi manalo 'yung team niya, so kung ano ang ipapagawa ni Coach Yeng, gagawin namin."...
And his fears materialized in the Gin Kings’ game against Alaska on Sunday.
The 28-year-old forward suffered from cramps as early as the third quarter, something that Cone has been anticipating in the buildup to this game, bared LA Tenorio....
After getting hospitalized when he suffered cramps in his debut last Sunday, Barangay Ginebra San Miguel import Justin Brownlee was back during his team’s practice yesterday at the CCF gymnasium in Ortigas.
Brownlee spent time on the bench in the overtime period of Ginebra’s 109-100 loss to Alaska at the Smart Araneta Coliseum when he was hit by cramps after playing 29 minutes.
He was brought to The Medical City where he was given an intravenous drip by doctors and then later sent home....
The American reinforcement, who temporarily replaced the injured Paul Harris, suffered from severe cramping down the stretch of the Gin Kings' attempted comeback against the Aces.
He made the first basket in the extra period to put Ginebra up, 96-94, but he was switched out with still 3:41 to go as team trainers tended to his legs....
|Team History (Last 10 Conferences)|
|2015-2016 Governors' Cup||2||1||0.667|
|2015-2016 Commissioners' Cup||7||6||0.538||5th|
|2015-2016 Philippine Cup||8||5||0.615||5th|
|2014-2015 Governors' Cup||5||7||0.417||8th|
|2014-2015 Commissioners' Cup||5||7||0.417||8th|
|2014-2015 Philippine Cup||7||6||0.538||5th|
|2013-2014 Governors' Cup||5||5||0.500||6th|
|2013-2014 Commissioners' Cup||3||7||0.300||8th|
|2013-2014 Philippine Cup||15||8||0.652||3rd|
|2012-2013 Governors' Cup||4||7||0.364||8th|