PBA: Rain or Shine sends San Miguel tumbling, keeps playoff bid alive

first_imgMocon and import Rich Ross each had a team-best 16 points as Rain or Shine improved to a 3-7 record, keeping a quarterfinal spot—though a long shot—within reach.Nambatac, who sealed the deal with a free throw in the dying moments of the contest, had 15 points just like skipper Gabe Norwood, who turned in his finest scoring performance this conference.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSAndray Blatche has high praise for teammate Kai SottoSPORTSBig differenceSPORTSAlmazan status stays uncertain ahead of Game 4San Miguel got the goods mostly from Chris Ross, who led the effort with 19 points, and hometown hero June Mar Fajardo, who chipped in 17 more.Arwind Santos tossed in 14 points off the bench, while John Holland, pinch-hitting for injured reinforcement Dez Wells, only had 10 as the Beermen slid to No. 5 with a 6-4 card. Philippines make clean sweep in Men’s and Women’s 3×3 Basketball PLAY LIST 02:43Philippines make clean sweep in Men’s and Women’s 3×3 Basketball02:43Philippines make clean sweep in Men’s and Women’s 3×3 Basketball06:27SEA Games 2019: No surprises as Gilas Pilipinas cruises to basketball gold01:05Poor visibility, nakaapekto sa maraming lugar sa Batangas03:028,000 pulis sa Region 4-A, tuloy ang trabaho03:57Phivolcs, nahihirapan sa komunikasyon sa Taal01:04Sold-out: Stores run out of face masks after Taal spews ash01:45Iran police shoot at those protesting plane shootdown01:54MMDA deploys rescue team to Batangas following Taal eruption DSWD Bicol donates P1.5M worth of food packs for Taal eruption evacuees Motolite ties BanKo Perlas in duel for PVL bronze Phivolcs: Cloud seeding in ashfall affected areas needs study Taal Volcano’s lava fountain weakens, but Phivolcs says it’s not sign of slowing down ‘People evacuated on their own’ Rain or Shine held off San Miguel Beer,91-85, to keep its playoff aspirations alive Saturday night at Hoops Dome in Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu.The Painters drew double-digit scores from four of their starters, including Rey Nambatac and Javee Mocon, who countered most of the Beermen’s dogged tries at a comeback down the stretch.ADVERTISEMENT 400 evacuees from Taal eruption take refuge in Mt. Banahaw Lava gushes out of Taal Volcano as villagers flee View comments No need to wear face masks in Metro Manila, says scientist Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next MOST READ 2 village execs nabbed in Bohol buy-bust Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LATEST STORIESlast_img read more