MANILA, Philippines—TNT avenged its previous loss and dominated San Miguel, 110-90, in Game 5 of its semifinals series in the 2021 PBA Philippine Cup Wednesday at DHVSU Gym in Bacolor, Pampanga.
The Tropang Giga, who got blown out 116-90 in Game 4, took a crucial 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven series and just need one more win to return to the finals a year after losing to Barangay Ginebra.
A 32-17 opening quarter was what TNT needed to assert its control over the confused Beermen who struggled to fight offense from the guard and wing positions.
Terrence Romeo, Marcio Lassiter, Alex Cabagnot, and Chris Ross, combined for a terrible 7-of-20 outing from the field as the Tropang Giga enjoyed a healthy 14-of-28 shooting night Roger Pogoy and Mikey Williams.
TNT head coach Chot Reyes also had the luxury of having Kelly Williams back after getting put under the league’s…