Here are the live scores, updates, and results of the 2021 PBA Governors’ Cup between the Meralco Bolts and the Magnolia Pambansang Manok Hotshots scheduled on March 2, 2022, at 6:00 PM.
Magnolia and Meralco, two of the hottest teams in the conference, go head-to-head against each other this night.
Meralco lost to Alaska in their previous contest despite having a decent fourth quarter against them.
Maliksi led the team with 32 big points and four three-pointers made. Tony Bishop, their import, had 18 points but only made eight of his 23 attempts from the field. Not only that, but Bishop also had 13 rebounds. Almazan added 12 points for the team and blocked two shots on the opposing team.
Currently, the Bolts are sitting on the number two spot in the standings category with six wins and two losses.
In their previous matchup, Magnolia won against the San Miguel Beermen with a 17-point lead. As a result, they have regained their winning momentum after losing to NorthPort.
Paul Lee and Mike Harris contributed 52 combined points in their winning efforts against the Beermen, 26 for boh of them. In addition, the import also racked up 13 rebounds while Lee converted four of his eight attempts from beyond the three-point line.
Barroca added 12 points and nine assists for the Hotshots while Dionisio, who came from the bench, also had 12 points.