San Miguel may have drawn first blood in its PBA Philippine Cup semifinal series against Phoenix Pulse, but coach Leo Austria is not taking the Fuel Masters lightly.
MANILA -- Phoenix is now just a win away from clinching a PBA Philippine Cup quarterfinals berth with its 94-80 rout of Alaska at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay on Friday night.
Comparisons between Phoenix's Calvin Abueva and Columbian's top rookie CJ Perez have never been louder than before.
With two days left before the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Draft, a high pick goes elsewhere.
San Miguel kept its hopes of making the PBA Governors' Cup quarterfinals alive on Friday night after blasting Phoenix, 117-100, at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay.
Phoenix quickly waxed hot and crippled TNT, 112-82, in their PBA Governors' Cup battle at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City on Friday night.
TNT, who has become a PBA powerhouse in recent years, is in a tough situation nine games into the Philippine Cup.
The Philippine Basketball Association has released its partial schedule for the 2018 Philippine Cup which will start on December 17.