Gin Kings won game 6 semis over Star Hotshot Feb.19, 2017


2017 OPPO PBA Philippine Cup: Semifinal round Brgy. Ginebra vs Hotshot game 6 February 19, 2017 at TV5 broadcast online @sports5 pba full replay, result and recap the full game.

PBA Philippine Cup 2016-2017 Updates & Results (February 19) Manila Clasico 2017: Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings defeated Purefoods Star Hotshots, 91-67 to tie the series at 3-3 and force a winner-take-all Game 7 PBA Philippine Cup Semifinals on Sunday at the SMART Araneta Coliseum.

ADVERSITY again brought the best out of Barangay Ginebra as it walloped Star, 91-67, on Sunday night to force sudden death in their PBA Philippine Cup semifinal series.

Pushed to the brink of elimination after suffering an 89-80 loss in Game Five last Friday, the Gin Kings responded to the challenge with their A-Game, turning the game around in the third quarter before sustaining the surge in the fourth period to coast to the win in Game Six before a crowd of over 18,000 people at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum.

Joe Devance, playing with one good foot, sparked the run in the third, before Jervy Cruz and Sol Mercado took over the payoff period to derail the Hotshots’ finals bid.

The Final Scoreboard Result:

GINEBRA 91 – Mercado 21, Tenorio 19, Devance 14, Aguilar 11, Cruz 11, Ferrer 6, Taha 3, Jamito 2, Thompson 2, Helterbrand 1, Ellis 1, Caguioa 0, Mariano 0, Marcelo 0.

STAR 67 – Pingris 14, Barroca 13, Maliksi 9, Lee 8, Ramos 6, Melton 4, Jalalon 4, Reavis 4, Sangalang 3, Brondial 2, Abundo 0, Dela Rosa 0, Simon 0.

Quarters: 25-22, 38-39, 62-54, 91-67.