San Mig Coffee defeats Rain or Shine, wins PBA Grand Slam
Posted On July 10, 2014
San Mig Coffee Mixers completed PBA Grand Slam after an epic Game 5 over Rain or Shine Elasto Painters in 2014 PLDT Home Telpad PBA Governor’s Cup Finals on Wednesday, July 9 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
The San Mig Coffee Mixers ended game with an over-all score of 92-89. The team swept all three league championships this season, making it a total of four (4) in a row since winning the same tournament last season.
The two-time Most Valuable Player (MVP) of Philippine Basketball Association James Yap once again starred for Mixers to lift his team in the final game, making 29 points along with 8 rebounds.
Import Marqus Blakely also helped Yap to win the game 5 who scored at least 20 points, 16 rebounds, and 9 assists.
San Mig Super Coffee Mixers became the first team to complete a Grand Slam since former PBA champ Alaska snatched the title in 1996 under coach Tim Cone.
San Mig Coffee Mixers
• James Yap-29
• Marqus Blakely-20
• Joe Devance-11
• Mark Pingris-10
• Peter June Simon-10
• Mark Barroca-6