Phoenix Fuel Masters will make their PBA debut against the NLEX road warriors in PBA Commissioner’s cup at SMART-Araneta Coliseum. They will clash in the opening game at 4:15 in the afternoon.
Before the start of the conference, Phoenix fuel masters was acquired by the Barako Bull franchise. They will still banner the same core of line up that is composed of Gilas player, JC Intal, sweet shooting Chico Lanete, combo guard RR Garcia and the BPC runner up last conference, Willy Wilson. They have also tapped the services of 6’9″ Nigerian big man, Kenny Adeleke.
Meanwhile, NLEX is looking to share early standing leads by shooting for its second straight win. Big man Al Thornton and Asi Taulava will leave the cagers for NLEX Road Warriors.