Balkman, Alab aim for consistency ahead of semis clash vs Hong Kong

first_imgBalkman and fellow World Import Justin Brownlee weren’t with the team yet when Alab faced Hong Kong early in the season.With then-reinforcements Ivan Johnson and Reggie Okosa, the team went 0-2 against the defending champs.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownBut the two helped the squad turn the page upon their arrival, going 15-3 since en route to a Final Four berth.With Alab playing at their best, Balkman is confident of his side’s chances regardless of who their foe will be. Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina Gargano gains retribution, new era dawns in NXT TakeOver: New Orleans LATEST STORIES Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Truck driver killed in Davao del Sur road accident Photo by Tristan Tamayo/ INQUIRER.netThis early, Renaldo Balkman is looking forward to San Miguel Alab Pilipinas’ monumental semifinals clash against Hong Kong Eastern in the 2018 ASEAN Basketball League semifinals.“They haven’t seen us and it will be our first time playing them, their first time playing us. It’s gonna be a good one,” he said after the Philippine side swept Saigon Heat in the quarterfinals on Saturday.ADVERTISEMENT Green group flags ‘overkill’ use of plastic banderitas in Manila Sto. Niño feast MOST READcenter_img “For us, it’s being consistent. We play hard and we play together. Our guys are the best at playing real well right now and if they keep it up, we can’t be stopped,” he said.“That was last year. It’s a whole new year. I’m really being honest to you. Last year, they won. But this is a whole new year. They were the champions last year, but until they win again, we’re all fighting for the same thing.”Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Judy Ann’s 1st project for 2020 is giving her a ‘stomachache’ View comments P16.5-M worth of aid provided for Taal Volcano eruption victims — NDRRMC Scientists seek rare species survivors amid Australia flames Jo Koy draws ire for cutting through Cebu City traffic with ‘wang-wang’ Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazillast_img read more