The Mahindra Floodbuster beat the Blackwater Elite, 96-87, to put a halt to their five-game losing streak in the 2017 Oppo PBA Commissioner’s Cup Sunday at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum.
Keith Wright had 16 points, 16 rebounds and three blocks to lead the Floodbuster, and got enough help from his teammates. Reden Celda topscored with 18 points on 7-of-11 shots and Mahindra newcomer Glenn Khobuntin added 15 markers.
Smith had another huge double-double for Blackwater, which slid to 2-7, with 29 points and 25 rebounds. Canaleta and Kyle Pascual added 11 each.