Dillinger sparks, completes Bolts’ Game 1 comeback

first_imgView comments MOST READ “I’m just trying to do my part on the team. All the guys have the confidence to let me shoot, so I just try to stay in my lane. If the ball comes, I’ll shoot it if it’s open, but if it’s not, I’ll pass it up,” the veteran forward said.“It’s just a good grind out win. Both teams weren’t shooting well and we’re just lucky to hit the big shots and that’s just how it works in the playoffs.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’SPORTSFederer blasts lack of communication on Australian Open smogThe 33-year-old Dillinger pumped in eight of his team’s last 15 points down the stretch but what he was more proud about was the Bolts living up to their reputation as one of the best defensive teams in the league.“Coach had a good game plan defensively and as long as we talk out there, we’re gonna be okay,” he said. “We’re the number one defensive team in the league and we’re a good defensive team for a reason, so as long as we listen to coach, we talk out there and communicate, we’ll be okay.” It’s too early to present Duterte’s ‘legacy’ – Lacson 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 DAY6 is for everybody PBA IMAGESBIÑAN — Meralco’s big comeback win over Star in Game 1 of the 2017 PBA Governors’ Cup semifinals started and fittingly, ended with Jared Dillinger.Dillinger sparked the Bolts’ rally from a 17-point lead in the first half before completing his team’s comeback from 12 points down late.ADVERTISEMENT Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Jake says relationship with Shaina ‘goes beyond physical attraction’ In ‘Jojo Rabbit,’ Comedy and Drama Collide Video games in the Olympics? Here’s how it might work Margot Robbie talks about filming ‘Bombshell’s’ disturbing sexual harassment scene How to help the Taal evacuees Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next But Dillinger hopes Meralco breaks its bad habit of falling behind games. In three of its last four games, Meralco needed to overhaul big leads to win dating back to its final game in the the elimination round against San Miguel Beer.“I really don’t know what’s going on. We need to stop doing that. I’m getting no sleep. It’s just so hard to go behind and just win. It’s mentally and physically draining,” he said. “Coach says it all the time, a win is a win and we’ll take it, but I’m tired coming back from behind. Can we just get a normal one?”Game 2 is on Tuesday at Sta. Rosa, Laguna with the Bolts looking to grab a commanding lead in the best-of-5 duel.“This is just one game in the semis. We got long ways to go.”ADVERTISEMENT Mos Burger to open in Manila; teases with a pop-up Redemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie Thompson LATEST STORIES OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ‘a duplicitous move’ – Lacsonlast_img read more

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DONEGAL GETS INTO GEAR FOR NATIONAL BIKE WEEK

first_imgBike Week 2013 takes place between the 15 – 23rd June with a range of events planned to suit everyone – and Donegal is getting into gear for the event.A series of events will take place in the county.“Bike Week is about participation and the enjoyment of cycling and once again building a cycling culture across the country,” said Deirdre O’Toole from Active Donegal. “Bike week is about all 32 counties hosting events to get everyone cycling, so dust down your rothar and join the fun for Bike Week 2013.“As part of the Ten Town 10k cycle events Letterkenny Town will host a fun cycle event at the Letterkenny Institute of Technology from 12pm – 3pm on Sunday 16th June, this will include a 10k fun cycle around Letterkenny town, cycle skills challenges, bike maintenance and fitting, music and barbeque.”The Letterkenny event is coordinated by Four Masters CC with the support of Letterkenny Town Council and Donegal Sports Partnership.Similar event will take place across County Donegal hosted by local cycle clubs and community sports organisations. Everyone is encouraged to come along and enjoy these events in Buncrana (15th June), Donegal Town, Glenties & Letterkenny (16th June), Carndonagh (17th June), Falcarragh (18th June), Fahan (21st June), Rathmullan (22nd June), Dungloe (30th June) and Stranorlar (5th July). The Tri-County Challenge, part of the Bike Week 2013 festival, will take place on Saturday 22nd June and offers cyclists the choice of 80 mile, 40 mile or 10 mile routes through Derry~Londonderry, Donegal and Tyrone.The cross-border charity ride is being organised by Sustrans, Donegal Sports Partnership and local clubs Foyle, Four Masters, North Pole and Strabane-Lifford CC.Online registration has begun at www.tricountychallenge.eventbrite.co.uk with a minimum registration fee for adults (£20), children (£10) or families of four (£30). All participants will receive an event t-shirt, cyclist goody bag and lunch/refreshments on the day.Further information and event details will be posted on www.activedonegal.com or www.bikeweek.ie or by contacting Donegal Sports Partnership @ 074 9116078 / 16079 DONEGAL GETS INTO GEAR FOR NATIONAL BIKE WEEK was last modified: June 7th, 2013 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:DONEGAL GETS INTO GEAR FOR NATIONAL BIKE WEEKlast_img read more

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