PBA: Phoenix Flames Out Blackwater for Consecutive Victories
Phoenix Super LPG grabs a 111-106 victory over Blackwater in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup at Smart Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City.
Jason Perkins scored 23 points, import Johnathan Williams III added 21, and skipper RJ Jazul contributed 19. Coach Jamike Jarin says, “We’re happy with our record, but the work to get better continues.”
Phoenix’s win puts them just second to unbeaten Magnolia.
Ricci Rivero, Javee Mocon, and Tyler Tio also had double-digit performances for Phoenix.
Import Chris Ortiz scored his best performance in a Blackwater uniform with 35 points. Christian David, RK Ilagan, and Rey Suerte also contributed.
Phoenix will take on Terrafirma next week, while Blackwater faces Barangay Ginebra this Sunday at Philsports Arena in Pasig City.