Singapore Rumors

The Singapore Slingers recorded their third consecutive win in the AirAsia ASEAN Basketball League when they handed the Bangkok Cobras a 73-48 loss. The Cobras, coached by Joe Bryant, father of NBA superstar Kobe Bryant, matched the Slingers point for point only during the first quarter. After the 14-14 first quarter, the Slingers turned up the offense and added 19 points to go into halftime at 33-21. The Slingers then stretched the lead to 52-32 after three quarters, with Wong Wei Long, Desmond Oh and Louis Graham making four big three-point plays. Wong was the leading scorer for the home team, with 15 points off the bench.