The Rain or Shine Elasto Painters is scheduled for a head-to-head game against the Phoenix Petroleum Fuel Masters at 7:00 P.M. on April 12, 2017 in Smart Araneta Coliseum.
The Elasto Painters is looking to shake-off the losing dusts from its shoulders while the Fuel Masters wanted to avenge its forgetful defeat against the Beermen.
After scoring his conference-high of 27 points versus Barangay Ginebra in Davao City, Matthew Wright was held scoreless against the Beermen.
Although he contributed 10 rebounds and seven assists in that game.
Their dependable young import Jamel McKay delivered another import-stats where he scored 21 points and grabbed 16 rebounds.
Just like in the previous Philippine Cup, the Elasto Painters started the second conference with a bang logging a three-game winning streak but currently coming in from a back-to-back losses.
After being named as the Player of the Week, James Yap‘s scoring output went downhill. He only averaged 7 points in their last two outings where all ended up with a defeat.
Shawn Taggart needs more contribution from the local players to keep the ball rolling. In their game against Alaska, Taggart was a scoring as well as rebounding machine where he logged 40 points and grabbed 14 rebounds.
The sad news, only one Elasto Painter reached double-digit in scoring. Jericho Cruz added 11 points.