There is something unique in this ultra-present day city of United Arab Emirates that brings the best out in Justin Brownlee.
The occupant Barangay Ginebra import put on an awesome ’40-20-10′ execution on Saturday night in the Gin Kings’ staggering 113-111 additional time misfortune to the lumpy NLEX Road Warriors inside a stuffed Coca Cola Arena.
Back in a recognizable area in the wake of fitting up for Mighty Sports in the 30th Dubai International Basketball Championships, the 6-foot-4 Brownlee appeared clearing out of the doors, piling on 33 points in a touchy first half.
He proceeded to complete with a game-high 42 points over 20 bounce back — another game-best — and a group driving 10 aids a sparkling individual showcase that spellbound around 8,000 fans in participation.
Issues, combined with the Road Warriors’ revitalized safeguard, backed off Brownlee in the subsequent half and at last prompted their second in a row misfortune for a 1-2 record in the season-finishing PBA Governors Cup.
The Gin Kings assembled a lead as high as 28 points at 69-41 only three minutes into the second from last quarter behind 10 brisk focuses from Stanley Pringle and LA Tenorio, and appeared to be set out toward a cruising finish.
In any case, the Road Warriors, basically driven by Kiefer Ravena, Philip Paniamogan and Poy Erram, wouldn’t surrender and finished the bold fightback in the additional period to part a couple of intense tests over a range of two days.
Brownlee is trusting the Gin Kings can put the unpleasant exercise to great utilize pushing ahead.