Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netPhoenix hardly missed the services of its bluechip rookie Matthew Wright as it whipped Kia, 118-105, in the opener of the 2017 PBA Governors’ Cup Wednesday at Smart Araneta Coliseum.Eugene Phelps had 33 points, 14 rebounds and three blocks while locals JC Intal, Cyrus Baguio and RJ Jazul picked up the slack in the absence of Wright, who is with Gilas Pilipinas for the Jones Cup in Taipei.ADVERTISEMENT 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano Duterte’s ‘soft heart’ could save ABS-CBN, says election lawyer IT happens: Facebook sorry for Xi Jinping’s name mistranslation MOST READ Intal collected 19 points and seven rebounds, Jazul had 18 points while Baguio added 11 for the Fuel Masters, who led by as much as 15.“Good start for us. We broke our losing streak from last conference which started with a Mahindra loss last conference,” said Phoenix head coach Ariel Vanguardia.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’Markeith Cummings, Kia’s second-choice import after its initial reinforcement Chane Behanan went a shade over the 6-foot-5 height limit, posted 31 points and 10 rebounds.Vanguardia also said Phoenix’s other rookie Norbert Torres will be at least four weeks due to a hand injury. Missile-capable frigate BRP Jose Rizal inches closer to entering PH Navy’s fleet Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio 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 respite LATEST STORIES Malacañang open to creating Taal Commission Soriano comes up big for Valdez-less Creamline, humbles Power Smashers View comments End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. IT happens: Facebook sorry for Xi Jinping’s name mistranslation Marcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’ LIVE: Sinulog 2020 Grand Parade Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – People’s Party of Canada candidate Ron Vaillant was in Fort St. John as part of a tour prior to this Fall’s Federal Election.In late July, the People’s Party announced that Vaillant will represent the party as a parachute candidate for the riding of Prince George – Peace River – Northern Rockies, running against current Conservative MP, Bob Zimmer, in the October 21 Election.Vaillant is a resident of Lacombe, Alberta and is a journeyman carpenter and pipefitter.- Advertisement -According to Vaillant, the Party’s platform is about Financial Responsibility and Integrity, with plans of balancing the budget and eliminating the Country’s debt.The Party also has plans of lowering taxes and scrapping the Carbon Tax, along with supporting the construction of a national pipeline.Vaillant says the whole purpose of the Party is to protect Canada and bring forward a Pro-Canada stance in the interests of Canadians.Advertisement “The whole issue is to protect Canada, bring forward integrity and honesty, and a Pro-Canada stance instead of a Pro-UN stance.”For more information on the People’s Party of Canada, you can visit their website.The 2019 Federal Election will be taking place on October 21.