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Rain or Shine stays alive

KFC-PBA Philippine Cup Quarterfinals
Purefoods TJ Giants vs Rain or Shine Elasto Painters Game 3

Rain or Shine wins 95-90
February 3, 2010

Rain or Shine takes Game 3, 95-90 to stay alive on their best of 5 Quarterfinals series vs Purefoods TJ Giants. Purefoods missed the chance to end the series but almost made a comeback in the final minutes of the ballgame. Nino Canaleta led Purefoods with 18 points while James Yap had 17 points but had a bad shooting game going 6 out of 20 from 2 and 0 for 8 from three point range.

Kerby Raymundo and Rico Maierhofer did not play due to injuries sustained in Game 2. PJ Simon still has not played in ths series due to an injury also. Jeff Chan led Rain or Shine with 17 points with 4 3 pointers in the fourth quarter.

In the other quarterfinal series, Ginebra stays alive by beating Talk N Text.

Game 4 between Purefoods and Rain or Shine will be held on Feb 5, 7:30pm at the Araneta Coliseum

Game scores:

Rain or Shine 95 – Chan 17, Norwod 16, Hrabak 15, Mercado 11, Tang 10, Arana 8, Laure 7, Telan 5, Cruz 4, Reyes 2, Ibanes 0.

Purefoods 92 – Canaleta 18, Yap J. 17, Yap R. 17, Artadi 14, Reavis 13, Pingris 9, Fernandez 2, Adducul 1, Allado 1, Timberlake 0, Salvador 0.

Quarterscores: 29-25, 50-49, 68-72, 95-92.

Purefoods goes for sweep

KFC-PBA Philippine Cup Quarterfinals Game 3
Purefoods TJ Giants vs Rain or Shine Elasto Painters
February 3, 2010, 5pm
Araneta Coliseum

Purefoods will try to make it 3-0 in their best of 5 quarterfinals vs Rain or Shine today Feb 3 at the Araneta Coliseum to setup a semifinal series vs San Miguel Beermen. All eyes will be on James and Roger Yap, who both carried Purefoods to both wins vs Rain or Shine.

In the other series, Talk N Text will also try to sweep Barangay Ginebra today and setup a match between Alaska Aces in the Final Four PBA Semifinals.

Good luck to Purefoods TJ Giants!