1 week PBA: Alaska stops skid, nips Magnolia Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines---Alaska broke a two-game skid and came away with an 87-81 win over Magnolia in the PBA Philippine Cup Saturday at Angeles University. Holding a slim 76-75 lead with 3:31 left, the Aces turned to JVee Casio who drilled a gutsy triple with 2:41 left to create a bit of separation. The Hotshots managed to get within one, 80-79, once more after Jio Jalalon's jumper with 1:47 left but Mike Digregorio responded with a big three-pointer for the 83-79 lead with 54 seconds to play. Although his team hasn't utilized the three at the start of the bubble, head ... more