MANILA, Philippines – Barangay Ginebra San Miguel is champion again.
Justin Brownlee gave the Gin Kings their first championship in 8 years with the game-winning 3-pointer from the top of the key, 91-88, as time expired during Game 6 of the 2016 PBA Governors’ Cup Finals on Wednesday, October 19 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
After a dogged back-and-forth affair throughout the payoff period, Brownlee delivered Ginebra to the promised land after two-time Grand Slam coach Tim Cone drew the champioship-clinching play with 5.5 seconds to go.
With thousands of fans all on their feet inside the Big Dome and holding up flash lights and cellphones, Ginebra won its 9th championship in franchise history.
Watch the thrilling final possession above. – Rappler.com
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