Eight division world boxing and current WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao made his first Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) pre-season debut with the KIA Sorentos in a game against team Blackwater Sports in Binan, Laguna on Saturday night.
Pacquiao started the game for the team that he also coaches. He scored one point and grabbed one rebound in ten minutes on the floor and committed two turnovers. His first triple shot of the game fell short. Blackwater defeated KIA Sorentos over 88-77. According to Pacman:
“Ine-expect natin na makapasok tayo, kahit na semi-finals lang,” Pacquiao said after KIA’s first pre-season game Saturday, a 77-88 loss to Blackwater Sports.
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