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April 28, 2008

Juice All-stars win Jam Fest Gold Chip

It all comes down to this. The championship game of the Providence Jam Fest Gold Bracket would be between two NY teams. The NYCHoops #3 ranked Juice All-stars vs. local New York product Bingo All-stars.

It would be a hard fought battle but in Juice All-Stars size relentless assault would overtake a scrappy Bingo All-star team to win the chip 69-61.

David Imes and Curtis Loving would dominate the boards as Juice would pull out to an early 14-8 lead.

Bingo seemed disjointed early as but would finally show signs of life with a coast to coast buckets.

Antoine Brown would then splash a 3 ball to pull the Bingo All-stars back to within 5 points.

Keith Spellman would then commit a tech after an offensive which would break Juice flow.

Coach Bingos team was undersized but compensated with aggressive play and tough defense.

Josh Spivey of American Christian would bang a three-ball for Bingo to bring Juices lead down to three.

Dave Cooley would score on a drive to the hole followed by a put back by Imes and with 3:23 left in the half the Juice was suddenly up by 9 points.

Chaz Williams would swish a three and the Juice lead would increase to 14 point.

The Bingo All-stars would become tentative as Juice stepped up their attack.

Vincent Council who Achilles heel was always his offense was aggressive to the basket benefiting mostly from the foul line.

Bingo would pick up the pace late in the half but the Juice would still be up by 7 point at half's end.

To start the half Ron Baker would net a three pointer for Bingo followed by another from Chris Harris.

Shooting lights out the Bingo All-stars soon tied the game off another three by Harris.

Early in the second half, Juice was losing war of attrition as Bingo was out hustling the Brooklyn team.

Devon "Fatty" McMillian would finally put Juice on the map with a put back but Spivey would quickly counter on the other end.

A disputed call on a block shot on Williams by Kevin Opoku would result in a tech would give Juice.

A three point lead by Harris would quickly counter and knot the game again with another three pointer.

Bingo would get turnover on Juices Biggs because they brought rebounds down too low but soon they readjusted as Padgett and Joel Wright would begin to score inside.

Up by 5 points with 8:47 left, Karron McKenzie would get a put back to bring Bingo back to within 2.

At the 7 minute mark, Juice became a bit tentative even though or perhaps in spite of the fact that they were now up by seven.

Spivey would push the offense but would be 50% from the charity stripe.

The pace would slow considerably as both teams were clearly showing signs of the wear and tear of a marathon Providence Jam Fest schedule..

Enjoying a 7 point lead with 2:18 left, Juice began to run the clock down until McMillian was fouled.

Alex Goldfarb would miss a three from the corner for the Bingo's and Juice would add another two points to their lead off another foul.

The Bingo All-stars then tried to go offense/defense but missed buckets until Spivey would nail a three ball to cut the Juice lead to 6 points with under a minute in regulation.

A second Spivey three point attempt was a clanker as Juice would finally prevail 69-61.

Vincent Council would be the high scorer for Juice and Josh Spivey was high man for Bingo. Both had 16 points.

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