PBA replay Saturday result Alaska vs Rain or Shine Feb 27, 2016 Friday 3:15pm @ Smart Araneta Coliseum. OPPO PBA Commissioner’s Cup 2016 PBA game match-up preview result recap available @spikedaily.com.
Alaska comes up big in 2nd half to dispatch Rain or Shine by 26, The Alaska Aces broke the game wide open in the second half to steamroll the Rain or Shine Elasto Painters, 128-102, in the OPPO PBA Commissioner’s Cup Saturday at Mall of Asia Arena.
Calvin Abueva led the Alaska onslaught with 25 points and eight boards. Shane Edwards piled up 23 markers and 11 boards, while Vic Manuel added 20 points and RJ Jazul had 15 markers on five-of six triples.
The Aces were still trailing 46-41 in the second quarter when they launched an 8-2 run that regained them the lead, 49-48, and helped them grab a 59-54 halftime cushion.
Rain or Shine managed to stay close, but Alaska pulled away when the Aces turned an 81-74 lead into a 95-78 cushion thanks to a 14-4 finishing kick in the third quarter.
It was all Alaska since then, as the Aces (2-1) lead ballooned to as much as 28 points to win their second straight game.
Rain or Shine (1-3), paced by the 21 point-productions from Antoine Wright and Chris Tiu, suffered a third straight loss.
The Final Box score Result & Replay
Alaska Aces (128)
Abueva 25, Edwards 23, Manuel 20, Jazul 15, Banchero 14, Thoss 10, Baguio 6, Exciminiano 6, Dela Rosa 4, Magat 3, Racal 2, Dela Cruz 0, Eman 0.
Rain or Shine (102)
Tiu 21, Wright 21, Cruz 16, Ahanmisi 12, Norwood 10, Quinahan 8, Trollano 5, Belga 3, Chan 2, Ibanes 2, Nimes 2, Almazan 0, Ponferada 0.
Quarter Score : 29-25, 59-54, 95-78, 128-102