Saigon import Scott on loss to Alab: ‘We may have just lost to the champions’

first_imgDon’t miss out on the latest news and information. Scott led the way for Saigon in the two-game series, averaging 20.5 points, 6.0 steals, 5.0 rebounds, and 4.0 assists.However, those efforts weren’t enough to topple Alab which drew huge games from Renaldo Balkman and Lawrence Domingo in the series.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownBalkman poured in 21 points to go along with rebounds, and three assists in the clincher, while Domingo once again showed that he can step up to the plate and finished with 18 markers, six boards, and three assists.For Scott, though, it wasn’t just the two who did damage. Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Truck driver killed in Davao del Sur road accident Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil “Alab is a good team and they have a deep bench.  They’re probably about 10 to 11-man deep so it’s hard to beat a team like that,” he said.“You gotta try your best to fight them, but at the end of the day, you gotta respect a good team like that. They got a good scheme, they have a good coaching staff. Much respect to them even though I know them and their fans don’t like me much. Good luck to them.”San Miguel Alab Pilipinas now shift their focus to Hong Kong Eastern with Game 1 of the best-of-three semifinals scheduled on Wednesday at Southorn Stadium in Hong Kong.ADVERTISEMENT View comments Jo Koy draws ire for cutting through Cebu City traffic with ‘wang-wang’ Green group flags ‘overkill’ use of plastic banderitas in Manila Sto. Niño feast P16.5-M worth of aid provided for Taal Volcano eruption victims — NDRRMC Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Balkman, Alab aim for consistency ahead of semis clash vs Hong Kong MOST READ Judy Ann’s 1st project for 2020 is giving her a ‘stomachache’ Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina Pope Francis apologizes for ‘losing patience’ with worshipper PLAY LIST 01:06Pope Francis apologizes for ‘losing patience’ with worshipper00:50Trending Articles03:53Pope Francis ushers in Christmas with message of ‘unconditional love’02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Photo from ASEAN Basketball LeagueGiving his all for Saigon Heat in their quarterfinals defeat to San Miguel Alab Pilipinas, Akeem Scott could only heap praises for the Philippine side as the Filipinos move forward to the 2018 ASEAN Basketball League semifinals.“We may have just lost to the champions, truthfully,” he admitted after the home team’s 85-96 Game 2 defeat at CIS Arena in Ho Chi Minh City.ADVERTISEMENT LATEST STORIES Scientists seek rare species survivors amid Australia flameslast_img