Despite annihilation of Kia, Banchero says Alaska still has a lot of work to do

first_imgAlaska has now brushed off its 0-2 start in the PBA Philippine Cup and have strung together two straight wins with the most recent one in the form of a 102-65 humiliation of Kia.ADVERTISEMENT LATEST STORIES Scottie Thompson also worthy of Finals MVP, thinks Cone OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ’a duplicitous move’ – Lacson Mixed emotions for Compton after beating former coach Dandan in Alaska win over Kia Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew MOST READ Redemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie Thompson Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours With such an impressive showing, it’s safe to assume that the Aces have found their groove in the All-Filipino Conference, but guard Chirs Banchero said there’s still more work to be done.“There’s a lot of room for us to get better,” said Banchero Sunday at Smart Araneta Coliseum. “We got to do a better job of sharing the ball and growing as a team.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkAnd even though the Aces registered 26 assists against Kia, Banchero said it was the team’s defense that ultimately got them the victory.Alaska pressed the majority of the 48 minutes and got 17 steals in the process, with Banchero taking a team-high of three, while forcing the Picanto to commit 29 turnovers. View comments Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Meralco ‘never the same’ after Almazan injury in PBA Finals OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ’a duplicitous move’ – Lacson This frantic defense allowed Alaska to score 27 fast break points and 32 points off turnovers.“Defense is going to win us the championship, defense is going to give us wins, defense and rebounding the ball,” said Banchero who finished with 11 points and five assists.Alaska’s defensive pressure reached peak form in the third quarter when the Aces outscored the Picanto 36-5 in the third quarter.“I feel the first five to 10 minutes of that second half were the biggest parts of the game,” said Banchero. “It was a great team effort.”ADVERTISEMENT Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Brian Heruela arrival bolsters Phoenix backcourt, defenselast_img read more

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first_img RelatedPrague the cheapest city for Brits this springBrits considering city breaks in Prague will be pleased to learn that the Czech capital is the cheapest destinationSkyscanner reveals best value European city breaksForget Paris; Prague is best value for Brits: we reveal the real cost of European city breaks.Wizz Air launches flights to Prague from LiverpoolWizz Air launches flights to Prague from Liverpool Brits embarking on city breaks to Prague are benefiting from a wide ranging shopping experience.This is according to CzechTourism, which highlighted the popularity of Parizska, the Czech capital’s most famous shopping street, among overseas visitors.”If people want something special, they should visit some of the Czech fashion designers’ boutiques,” a CzechTourism spokesman said.”All these boutiques are near Old Town Square in the centre of Prague.”The spokesman went on to say that flights to Prague are also popular among design lovers and those interested in visiting a European-themed Christmas market.Recent findings from Post Office Travel Services revealed that Prague is the cheapest city in Europe for Christmas shopping in shops and stores.Items purchased in the Czech capital were found to be more than nine percent cheaper than equivalents in Paris, with particular bargain buys including jewellery and glass.The Polish cities of Warsaw and Krakow were also found to be good value, especially as the pound now buys nearly six percent more zloty than this time last year.ReturnOne wayMulti-cityFromAdd nearby airports ToAdd nearby airportsDepart14/08/2019Return21/08/2019Cabin Class & Travellers1 adult, EconomyDirect flights onlySearch flights Maplast_img read more