The defending PBA Governors’ Cup champion Barangay Ginebra San Miguel Kings meet the Meralco Bolts in Game 7 of the 2017 PBA Governors’ Cup Finals on Friday, October 27, 2017 at the Philippine Arena in Bocaue, Bulacan, in a rematch of last year’s PBA Governors’ Cup Finals, won by the Gin Kings.
The Gin Kings are led by import Alistair Brownlee. The Bolts are led by Allen Durham.
Per hoops.ph, Allen Durham finally got the local support that he needed as the Meralco Bolts thwarted the Barangay Ginebra San Miguel, 98-91, on Wednesday night to level the PBA Governors Cup Finals to 3-3, forcing a deciding Game 7 on Friday night.
Despite Ginebra’s height advantage, the Bolts outrebounded the Gin Kings, 51-41. Meralco also had more assists, 24-16, and nailed more three-pointers, 45 percent (12 of 28) to Ginebra’s 37 percent clip (10 of 27). The Bolts also won despite having a lower shooting percentage, 44 percent (39 of 87) to the Gin Kings’ 49 percent (35 of 71).
Justin Brownlee led Ginebra with 23 points. Greg Slaughter, who again started for Ginebra, finished with 18, while LA Tenorio and Scottie Thompson added 12 points apiece. Joe Devance chipped in 11 in a losing effort.
Here’s a look at everything to know about the game with everything swinging in the balance.
Ginebra vs Meralco Game 7 – October 27, 2017 Live Streaming
Date: Friday, October 27, 2017
Time: 7:00 p.m., Philippine Standard Time
Venue: Philippine Arena, Bocaue, Bulacan
TV Info: TV5 Network
Live Stream: Sports5 Official Live Streaming