10 months Odom lifts Mighty past Magnolia five Manilatimes |Sports
Mighty Sports beat Magnolia, 98-97, in a tune-up match at Ronac gym on Tuesday but coach Charles Tiu remained wary three days before the team plunges into action in the 30th Dubai International Basketball Championship. Though the team played much better than its 106-99 win over Blackwater last week, Tiu said his players need to work double time on two aspects —execution and defense. “Team is slowly improving but I would not consider us ready yet,” said the younger brother of retired Rain or Shine guard Chris Tiu. “We need to play real smart defensively and also need to improve ... more