Blackwater Elite added more misery to the struggling NLEX Road Warriors, 132-106, in the 2019 PBA Commissioner’s Cup on Saturday at the Ynares Sports in Antipolo.

The Elite ripped the game wide open in the third quarter where they went on a 22-8 tear to break a 63-all deadlock, setting the stage for the one-sided result.

Ray Parks, Jr. set a new career-high after erupting for 29 points on 13-of-23 shooting from the field while hauling down four boards and dishing out five assists to lead the breakaway.

Allein Maliksi showed up as well with 21 points, while Alex Stepheson tallied 21 points and 17 rebounds as Blackwater picked up its fifth win to regain the solo spot in the team standings with a 5-1 win-loss card.

The Road Warriors, on the other hand, suffered a fourth successive setback and stayed winless with a 0-4 slate in the mid-season tournament.

Tony Mitchell came up with 27 points and 11 boards, Cyrus Baguio had 19, while Juami Tiongson and Kenneth Ighalo added 14 and 10 points, respectively for the losing side.

The scores:

BLACKWATER 132 – Parks 29, Stepheson 21, Maliksi 21, Belo 14, Digregorio 11, Al-Hussaini 8, Alolino 8, Tratter 6, Cortez 5, Sena 3, Salem 3, Sumang 2, Desiderio 1, Dario 0.

NLEX 106 – Mitchell 27, Baguio 19, Tiongson 14, Ighalo 10, Monfort 8, Quinahan 8, Galanza 6, Rios 5, Soyud 5, Erram 4, Taulava 0, Varilla 0, Paredes 0, Paniamogan 0, Lao 0.

Quarter scores: 33-19, 63-53, 93-80, 132-106.


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