Christian Standhardinger posts double-double as HK Eastern nips Slingers for seventh straight win in ABL
Fil-German Christian Standhardinger scores 16 and pulls down 16 rebounds. Photo from ABL Facebook page

HONG Kong Eastern continued its winning ways after beating the Singapore Slingers, 82-79, on Wednesday night at the Southorn Stadium in Hong Kong for its seventh straight win in the 2017-2018 Asean Basketball League.

Tyler Lamb had 25 points, while Fil-German Christian Standhardinger had 16 points, 13 rebounds, four steals and two blocks for Hong Kong Eastern, which tightened its grip on first place as the league goes on a break.

Xavier Alexander had 20 points and 12 assists, while Fil-Canadian AJ Mandani scored 16 points for the Slingers, who now have a 3-4 win-loss slate.

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