2 weeks PBA: Phoenix overcomes NorthPort for 2nd straight win Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines---Phoenix chose the perfect moment to mount an offensive run to sink NorthPort, 110-105, in the PBA Philippine Cup Thursday at Angeles University Foundation. Locked in an 88-88 stalemate in the middle of the fourth quarter, the Fuel Masters eventually found their stroke late, going on a quick 10-0 run to take a 98-91 buffer after Justin Chua's three with 4:49 left in the game. Matthew Wright, Chua, and Jason Perkins, who had a career game, then maintained the Fuel Masters' margin after exchanging buckets with 3:16 to play for the 103-94 lead. Christian Standhardinger tried to put the ... more