2008 PBL V-GO Cup Game 3

* What a Game 3 of the this PBL title series ….. its really a championship game, if I ever saw one. Hapee looked poised to clinch the championships for the first 37 of the game’s 40 minutes, until “King Solomon” suddenly decided to get hot, draining 2 straigt 3 point shots to bring Harbour to within 1 point. A free throw by T.Y. Tang tied the game, & the game went into overtime.

* In Overtime, it was T.Y. Tang’s turn to get hot from the 3-pt. area, & Hapee simply melted away. Hapee had 2 chances to win the title in Games 2 & 3, but they simply choked when the game was on the line.

* None of the name players played consistently in this series. Solomon Mercado, T.Y. Tang, Edwin Asoro, Reed Juntilla, Mark Borboran & Rico Maierhoffer all had good games, & bad games. However, despite the inconsistencies, I would give more weight to T.Y. Tang & Solomon Mercado’s game in this series, because they delivered where it mattered most: At crunch time.
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