The San Juan Knights – Go for Gold is scheduled for a head-to-head game against the Bataan Risers at 7:00 P.M. on July 27, 2019 live from the Ibalong Centrum for Recreation, Legazpi City, Albay.
The Knights wanted to extend their winning streak to seven and keep their immaculate record while the Risers are eyeing for their fifth victory when the 2019 MPBL Lakan Cup resumes this evening in Legazpi City.
San Juan is coming from a convincing victory against the Parañaque Patriots last July 23, 81-65.
As usual, they used the rebounding category to work on their side as they won the crashing the boards’ stats, 44-38.
Apart from that, they utilized the three-point land as one of their primary weapons to beat the Patriots. They only allowed Parañaque to convert one while they had nine treys.
Former PBA player Mark Cardona led the Knights with his 16 points and four boards in that match.
For Bataan, on the other hand, they too came from a convincing win as they dismantled the Muntinlupa Cagers last July 23, 83-56.
Having a deeper bench continues to be their upside as they won the supporting roles contribution battle, 42-17.
Likewise, they also shown might playing in the rebounding battle as they out-hustled their opponent, 62-48.
Alvin Pasaol led his squad with his 20 markers and seven boards in that battle.