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  • Asia League: Bad luck hits iECO as Howell ‘doubtful’ for PH team’s next game

    first_img“I hope it’ nothing serious and this is a short tournament and he’s got a good career ahead of him and he’s going to play for Israel so I wish him all the best,” said Vanguardia of his 27-year-old import.Howell, 27 and a naturalized citizen of Israel, has been playing in the Israeli Basketball Premier League from 2015 up to present time across three teams.He was also able to debut for the country during EuroBasket 2017.Vanguardia said Howell was rushed to Macau University of Science and Technology Hospital after the game.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Howell was trying to defend the Golden Kings’ transition offense when he slipped on a wet spot on the floor and landed awkwardly with his left knee bearing the brunt of the fall. iECO head coach Ariel Vanguardia said they might play without their big man against Xinjiang on Thursday.“I pray that he can play but judging from the injury, because it’s not just the ankle but it’s also the knee and he can’t put any weight his left foot,” said Vanguardia Tuesday at Studio City Events Center here in Macau.“He’ll be doubtful for the next game.”Howell, who won the Best Import award in the 2014 PBA Commissioner’s Cup, writhed in pain after his fall and was eventually stretchered out of the playing floor at the 6:26 mark of the first quarter.Although he was able to rejoin his team’s bench late in the second half, all he did was give moral support while resting his left leg on a chair.ADVERTISEMENT Phivolcs: Slim probability of Taal Volcano caldera eruption MOST READ Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Richard Howell lies down on the floor and clutches his left knew. He slipped while going back down in defense and his left knee bore the brunt of the landing. #Terrific12 pic.twitter.com/KNhJtKgY6L— Bong Lozada (@BLozadaINQ) September 18, 2018MACAU—iECO’s is off to a miserable start in the Asia League The Terrific 12 here.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissThe Green Warriors not only bowed to Ryukyu badly, 103-75, but they also lost centerpiece big man Richard Howell due to injury.ADVERTISEMENT Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Start time for Tokyo 2020 Olympics marathon in limbo Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil LATEST STORIES View commentslast_img read more