"We expect a very intense semifinal series versus Rain or Shine," said TNT coach Norman Black.
The E-Painters may go into the match feeling weary but Black
is not about to pounce on that.
"The important thing is for us to match or surpass their energy and aggressiveness," he
Paul Lee has been chiefly providing Chism the big support with almost 14 points, close to five rebounds and 3.0 assists in the quarterfinals, prompting Black
to include him in his look-out list.
"Major concerns are Chism, who played very well in their quarterfinal series, Paul Lee, who has been their best player, and (Ryan) Arana, who has been attacking the basket lately," said Black
"From our end we just want to continue to play at a high level, especially on the defensive end," said Black