The Manila Stars – Front Row is scheduled for a head-to-head game against the Navotas Clutch at 8:30 P.M. on September 18, 2019 live from the San Andres Sports Complex, Malate, Manila.
The Stars will try to register their 12th win for the season while the Clutch hopes that they won’t add another loss record when the 2019 MPBL Lakan Cup resumes at the San Andres Sports Complex tonight.
The Manila squad is coming from a victory against one of the heavyweights of the North Division, the Makati Super Crunch September 14 at the People Center Capitol Drive.
The Stars had an awful second quarter where they were limited to make eight points by their opponent. Yet, they made a scoring surge and was on time to save them from another loss.
They made a comeback in the fourth quarter where they scored 27 points but most importantly they held Makati to register nine points.
Former San Miguel Beermen player Gabby Espinas led Manila in scoring with his 11 points.
For the Navotas group, on the other hand, they’re coming from a defeat versus the Marikina Shoemasters last September 14 in Bataan.
Their opponent seems like finally know how to play in the low post where they outhustled Navotas down low. The Shoemasters outrebounded the Clutch, 44-42 and was active in the paint where they scored 46 in that area.
Jhong Bondoc had a monster double-double performance in that basketball contest where he delivered 20 points and 16 rebounds for his squad.