Number four seed NLEX bowed out of the game on Sunday night, enduring a heartbreaker extra minutes misfortune to sister group Meralco in the second round of their best-of-three quarterfinal arrangement.

Upwards of 20 points drove by the Road Warriors, however Bolts expert sharpshooter Gary David burst into flames in the final quarter to help Meralco stage a rebound and compel extra time.

The Bolts then traveled in the additional period, however NLEX head mentor Boyet Fernandez was disappointed by the brings in the endgame.

He said after the game that he viewed his players after the playoffs, they're crying. Not on account of we lost that play but since they were ransacked by another person.

He was brisk to elucidate, notwithstanding, that it was not individual Manny V. Pangilinan-possessed Meralco which burglarized their opportunity to augment the arrangement in the wake of losing the first playoffs.

He added that the Commissioner knows those individuals who victimized that playoffs for them. Additionally expressed that he is not rebuking anyone however himself for their misfortune.

In spite of exiting early, Fernandez said he was glad for his players who enhanced their game remaining from tenth in the Philippine Cup to fourth seed this gathering.

He said that he won't take away the accomplishment that his players have done. He even said that his players should not be embarrassed about themselves.