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ROS banks on fluid offense to sink NLEX

PBA

By Ivan Saldajeno

QUEZON CITY--Rain Or Shine relied on a solid team play to repulse NLEX, 121-94, in the PBA Commissioner's Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum on Friday night.

The Elasto Painters showed their team spirit, assisting on 33 of their 48 made field goals en route to the wire-to-wire victory.

Antoine Wright led seven ROS players in double figures with 20 points along with nine rebounds, seven assists, and two steals without a turnover.

Al Thornton had 19 markers, 12 boards, and one block for NLEX.

Box Scores:

Rain or Shine 121-Wright 20, Ponferada 15, Almazan 14, Chan 12, Cruz 12, Quinahan 12, Ahanmisi 10, Teng 9, Norwood 8, Belga 3, Tiu 3, Matias 2, Trollano 1, Ibanes 0, Nimes 0

NLEX 94-Thornton 19, Anthony 17, Taulava 14, Reyes 12, J Vilanueva 10, Enciso 7, Lanete 7, Alas 4, Khobuntin 2, Cardona 2, Arboleda 0, Rios 0, E Villanueva 0, Borboran 0

Quarterscores: 29-22, 58-43, 85-70, 121-94

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