Friday, 11th of May, Barangay Ginebra obliterated the Blackwater Elite in 105-91 score as Greg Slaughter, as well, went to play. This is their first win in the PBA Commissioner's Cup 2018 at the Alonte Sports Arena.
Butcher conveyed 12 points, 6 bounce back and two aids almost 25 minutes of activity to enable the Gin Kings to end a two-play droop. Butcher last played a PBA game in February. With the transcending focus drawing in consideration, 5 other Ginebra players broke twofold figures while two scored no less than 8 pts in the defeat.
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Kevin Ferrer chalked up a group high of 21 pts over 5 bounce back and 3 points in assist while import Charles Garcia completed with 18 pts, featured by a few edge rattling dunks, 8 bounce back and 4 great assists. Japeth Aguilar included 13 shots while Scottie Thompson and LA Tenorio contributed 11 and 10 pts, individually, as the Gin Kings sent the Elite to their fifth straight misfortune in the same number of trips.
Ginebra head mentor Tim Cone said that 'they went out there with a major lineup. They were not exactly beyond any doubt if it's going to work for them yet it made them play well together. They got incredible shooting today around evening time from Kevin, which has a major effect. When a person shoot the ball well, it makes the game a considerable measure less demanding.
It was a toe-and-toe fight after the principal quarter with Ginebra driving by only 5 pts until the point when it pulled away for good with a 64-41 pad heading into the second half. Jarrid Famous enlisted 25 pts and 17 bounce back however his numbers weren't sufficient for the Elite to break the triumphant segment.
On the other hand, Roi Sumang had 18 pts, 7 good assists and 3 takes while Paul Zamar, who made his PBA make a big appearance, produced 15 pts and 6 bounce back in the misfortune.
On May 18th, Blackwater Elite will go up against TNT Katropa, and Ginebra will play against Phoenix Fuelmasters this coming May 20th. All games are going to be in Smart Araneta.