MANILA, Philippines—The Alaska run within the Philippine Basketball Affiliation has come to an finish.
NLEX lowered the curtains on one of many league’s iconic franchises with a 96-80 rout of their Governors’ Cup quarterfinal showdown Saturday at Sensible Araneta Coliseum.
The Aces had introduced mid-conference that this was going to be their closing convention within the PBA, ending a adorned stint that had produced 14 championships in 35 seasons, together with a coveted Grand Slam in 1996.
Wala pa ring tatalo sa Alaska.
— PBA (@pbaconnect) March 19, 2022
However Alaska couldn’t add a day to its farewell tour after being held to simply 11 factors in a 14-and-a-half minute span bridging the second and third intervals that allowed NLEX to drag away, 51-31.
Import Cameron Clark led the way in which for NLEX with 24 factors and eight rebounds whereas Kris Rosales added 12 factors.
Mark Saint Fort managed a mere 14 factors for the Aces whereas Jeron Teng, whose profession as Alaska’s cornerstone has come to an finish, added 13.
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