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NBA Selection defeats PBA Selection

Dream Matchup: Kobe Bryant vs James Yap

Marc Pingris posting up Kobe Bryant

Smart Ultimate All-Star Weekend
NBA Selection vs PBA Selection
July 23, 2011
Smart Araneta Coliseum

The NBA Selection (Smart All-Stars) had a slam dunk exhibition which delighted the jam-packed crowd at the Smart Araneta Coliseum as Kobe Bryant’s team defeated the PBA All-Stars, 131-105. Slam Dunk Runner-up Javale McGee led the NBA stars with 25 points, mostly on high-flying dunks, while Kevin Durant scored 22 points on a combination of dunks and three-point jumpers.

Arwind Santos scored the 1st 2 points of the game on a slam dunk and led the PBA All-Stars with 25 points but no other PBA star scored in double-figures. B-Meg Llamados players Marc Pingris scored 9 points but MVP James Yap was scoreless.

Let us all thank Manny Pangilinan for making this event possible. Smart Gilas vs NBA Selection at 1pm, today, July 24 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

Game scores:

NBA Selection (Smart All-Stars) 131- McGee 25, Durant 22, Williams 19, Evans 17, Harden 16, Bryant 12, Paul 11,
Rose 9, Fisher 0.

PBA Selection (PBA All-Stars) 105 – Santos 25, Cabagnot 9, Pingris 9, David 8, Al-Hussaini 8, Mercado 8, Norwood 7, Reyes 6, Caguioa 4, Thoss 4, Castro 4, Intal 4, Seigle 4, Fonacier 3, Tenorio 2, Yap 0.

Quarterscores: 30-26, 66-50, 107-78, 131-105

Smart Ultimate All-Star Weekend

James Yap and Marc Pingris of the B-Meg Llamados with the other PBA Selection will play an exhibition game against an NBA Selection tomorrow, July 23, 2011, 7pm at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.

PBA Selection Line Up
James Yap (B-Meg Llamados)
Marc Pingris (B-Meg Llamados)
Mark Caguiao (Barangay Ginebra Kings)
JC Intal (Barangay Ginebra Kings)
Arwind Santos (Petron Blaze Boosters)
Rabeh Al-Hussaini (Petron Blaze Boosters)
Jason Castro (Talk N Text Tropang Texters)
Ryan Reyes (Talk N Text Tropang Texters)
Larry Fonacier (Talk N Text Tropang Texters)
Sonny Thoss (Alaska Aces)
LA Tenorio (Alaska Aces)
Sol Mercado (Meralco Bolts)
Gary David (Powerade Tigers)
Gabe Norwood (Rain or Shine Elasto Painters)
Danny Siegle (Air 21 Express)
PBA Selection Coach: Chot Reyes

NBA Selection Line Up
Kobe Bryant (LA Lakers)
Chris Paul (New Orleans Hornets)
Kevin Durant (Oklahoma Thunder)
Tyreke Evans (Sacramento Kings)
James Harden (Oklahoma Thunder)
Derrick Williams (Minnesota Timberwolves)
Derek Fisher (LA Lakers)
Javale McGee (Washington Wizards)
MVP Derrick Rose (Chicago Bulls)
NBA Selection Coach: Kobe Bryant