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Ginebra vs Magnolia | June 17, 2018 | PBA Livestream – 2018 PBA Commissioner’s Cup

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The Barangay Ginebra San Miguel is scheduled for a head-to-head game against the Magnolia Hotshots Pambansang Manok at 6:45 P.M. on June 17, 2018 live from the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

The Gin Kings will try to make a back-to-back wins and improve its chances to strike a slot in the Quarterfinals round while the Hotshots will use its previous victory to fuel another winning momentum when the 2018 PBA Commissioner’s Cup resumes tonight.

Here’s the game that most of the PBA fans are waiting for, its the “Manila Classico” time. Both Ginebra and Magnolia is in a must win situation but only one will take home the “W” after the last buzzer will sound.

“It’s the Manila Classico and both teams need a win big time, so it will be exciting,” said Ginebra coach Tim Cone.

“They’re coming off a huge must-win against TNT and are confident. For us, this game could decide our playoff life. We need to be ready,” Cone also said.

Going to this game, these two squads have three things in common. Number one, they just came from a victory, number two they had a three-game losing skid prior to that win and finally, their respective import logged almost a triple-double performance. Then they have imports that has a first name called “Justin”, which makes it four similarities.

Ginebra’s import Justin Brownlee had a 23 points, 22 rebounds and seven assists versus the NLEX Road Warriors while for Magnolia’s Justin Jackson had 18 points, 19 rebounds and seven assists against the Talk ‘N Text KaTropa Texters.

Ginebra vs Magnolia | June 17, 2018 | PBA Livestream - 2018 PBA Commissioner's Cup

The Gin Kings “Never-Say-Die” spirit must be present in tonight’s game as they’re currently in a dire situation having 2-5 card in the standings. For Magnolia, another win will strengthen their chance to end up in the middle of the top eight teams and avoid a twice-to-win disadvantage.

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