PBA: GlobalPort piles on NLEX’s struggles with blowout victory


Posted at May 16 2018 09:11 PM | Updated as of May 16 2018 10:01 PM

Kiefer Ravena and NLEX tumbled to their fourth loss in 5 games. PBA Media Bureau

Sean Anthony scored 21 points to lead GlobalPort to a 116-94 rout over NLEX in the PBA Commissioner's Cup at Araneta Coliseum on Wednesday.

GlobalPort thus raised its record to 3-2, while NLEX fell to 1-4.

NLEX found itself behind by double digits in the second quarter, but got to within 66-61, thanks to a 3-pointer by Kiefer Ravena.

But 7 straight points by GlobalPort put the Batang Pier up by 12, and NLEX wouldn't come closer than 9 from that point.

Malcolm White (20 points, 14 rebounds and 4 blocks) finished with a double-double for GlobalPort, which shot 54% from the field.

Stanley Pringle added 19 points, 8 assists and 5 steals.

Kiefer Ravena led NLEX with 24 points to go with 4 3-pointers, but had little help from his teammates.

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