Paul Lee and the Magnolia Hotshots will face Chris Newsome and the Meralco Bolts at the Xavier University Gym in Cagayan de Oro City on February 24, 2018 in the elimination round of the 2018 PBA Philippine Cup.
Basketball enthusiasts in the city will certainly pack the arena like in previous PBA games held in the city. It will also be a homecoming for Kagay-anon Jio Jalalon to play his first official PBA game in his home city since turning pro. Last year, Jalalon was in CDO as part of the PBA All-Star Game. Ticket prices and outlets will be posted soon once available.
Other players for Magnolia include Marc Pingris, Ian Sanggalang, rookie Robert Herndon, Aldrich Ramos, Mark Barroca, Justin Melton, Peter June Simon, Rome dela Rosa, Rafi Reavis, Kyle Pascual, Bam Gamalinda and Rodney Brondial.
Meanwhile, Meralco has Jared Dillinger, KG Canaleta, Ranidel Ocampo, Baser Amer, Cliff Hodge, Reynel Hugnatan, Garvo Lanete, Mike Tolomia, Anjo Caram, Marnel Baracael, Jason Ballesteros, Bryan Faundo, Ken Bono, Nico Salva and Joseph Sedurifa.
Check the schedule below.
Keep posted for further details.