Spoilers, Choppers face off foes
Defending champion FR Spoilers and team Choppers will take on separate foes Sunday in the resumption of the 2012 season of the Filipino Basketball League at the Palau National gym.
Sporting a 9-0 win-loss record, the Spoilers aim to keep its clean slate as they battle Surangel and Sons (5-4) in the main game at 3:30 p.m. Set to lead the Spoilers are the team of Michael Bombita, Aries Echanova, Coco Gonzales, Ting Mendoza and Mark Pagayanan while Surangel and Sons will have Arnold Undecimo, Gener Aguinaldo, Norbert Nova, Sib Reyes, playing coach Eric Manio and Ador Hilvano.
On the other hand, team Choppers (4-4) will try to snatch its fifth win as they square off against Rams/Guardians (0-9) in the second game set at 12:30 p.m. The Choppers will rely on the performances of Bon-Bon Pramo, Eric Dedeles, Erwin Gonzalgo, Jelson Talavera, Nelson Dupalco and Rey Potot while Rams/Guardians will have the father and son tandem of Pons and Jake Mahor, Junie Samantina, Leo Castro and JR Grapa.
In other games, Hanpa Cardinals will take on MJ Rangers in the opening game at 11 a.m. By Peter Erick L. Magbanua (Island Times News)