Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League: ZA v NEC - John Byron-Villarias leads the captaincy race
Sun, 7th Aug

The final team and lineups will be updated later before the deadline.

Match details:

Zamboanga vs Nueva Ecija Capitals
Venue: Nueva Ecija Coliseum
Date: 8th August 2022
Time: 06:30pm IST


Zamboanga won 8 games and lost 2 games in the league so far. They lost their last match against Batangas City Embassy Chill 83-87 and are placed 3rd on the points table.

Nueva Ecija Capitals won all their 12 games until now. They won their last match against Bataan Risers 79-65 and are standing at top most place on points table.

Zamboanga score 88.5 points a game on an average while they allow 78.0 points a game to their opponents.

Nueva Ecija Capitals score 89.0 points a game on an average while they allow 71.7 points a game to their opponents.

Jayvee Marcelino is averaging more than 30 fantasy points a game. In the last match he scored 19 points, 9 rebounds, 7 assists and 3 steals.

Michael Juico is coming off the bench and averaging 11.4 points, 5.5 rebounds and 2.5 assists a game. In the last match he scored 15 points, 4 rebounds and 1 assist.

I am backing Nueva Ecija Capitals to win this match. Watch out for Hesed Gabo to produce a spectacular performance.


Probable starting lineups:

PG Reden Celda
SG Cyrus Tabi
SF Jerald Bautista
PF Ramon Mabayo
C Chito Jaime

Best bench players:

SG Jaycee Marcelino
SG Jayvee Marcelino
SF Adrian Santos



Top picks (average fantasy points per game):

SG Jaycee Marcelino - 35.4 points
SG Jayvee Marcelino - 30.7 points

Nueva Ecija Capitals:

Probable starting lineups:

PG Renz Palma
SG John Byron-Villarias
SF Philip Manalang
PF Bobby Balucanag
C Michael Mabulac

Best bench players:

SF Michael Juico
C William-Bill Jr McAloney
PG John Raymundo
SG Hesed Gabo



Top picks (average fantasy points per game):

SG John Byron-Villarias - 26.7 points
C Michael Mabulac - 23.9 points

Punt picks:

C Jay-R Taganas (6.0 credit)
PG Jonathan Uyloan (7.5 credit)

Captain and vice captain choices:

1.John Byron-Villarias
2.Jaycee Marcelino
3.Michael Juico
4.Jayvee Marcelino

Fantasy team:

Expert advice:

Try 10 member 5 winner leagues
3 member 1 winner leagues
4 member 1 winner leagues
11 member 3 winner leagues
Mini GL

Disclaimer: The views expressed here are of the author and are not a reflection of the actual points you might earn.


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