Import Elijah Millsap scored 27 points and hauled down 12 rebounds as Petron Blaze trounced Air21 Express, 112-86, Wednesday for its third win in the PBA Governor’s Cup at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.
Gilas Pilipinas’ 6’10 center June Mar Fajardo scored a personal tournament high 17 points and nine rebounds to lead the Boosters’ locals.
The Express suffered its second straight loss for a 1-3 win-loss slate.
n the other game, Alaska banked on import Wendell McKines’ scoring to claim its first victory in the Governor’s Cup with a 94-79 rout of defending champion Rain Or Shine.
McKines delivered a game-high 30 points for the Aces, who improved to a 1-1 slate.
Rain or Shine dropped to 2-2. Arizona Reid led the Elasto Paint Masters with 22 points and 15 rebounds.
JOSEF T. RAMOS