TNT did a lot of things right in the first half of a 105-93 whipping of Magnolia that gave the Tropang Giga a 2-0 lead in their best-of-seven title series with the Hotshots for the PBA Philippine Cup title last Friday night.
A subpar second half is what coach Chot Reyes is worried about moving forward as the Tropang Giga seek to end a six-year wait for a title.
It’s that constant drive for perfection that has made this very familiar line adorn each of Reyes’ interviews ever since the playoffs started: “To be better.”
“The second half left a lot to be desired,” he said. “’So we need to go back and take a look and again just endeavor to be better in Game 3.”
Sustaining the heat
Holding that big a lead in…