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By RONNIE REYES While living in Guam, Ben Yanto came up with the idea of reaching out to fellow musicians from the ‘60s and ‘70s via the worldwide web. Thus, the creation of Pinoy Classic Rock (PCR) in 2002. “I just felt the need to get in touch with fellow musicians around the globe and […].....»»

Category: newsSource: tempo tempoJan 14th, 2020

Leonard scores 43 in 3 quarters as Clippers rout Cavaliers

By Joe Reedy, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored a season-high 43 points in three quarters as the Los Angeles Clippers routed the Cleveland Cavaliers 128-103 on Tuesday night (Wednesday, PHL time). According to Sportradar, it was only the second time since 1996 a Clippers player scored at least 40 points in the first three quarters. Lou Williams had 40 against Golden State in a 2018 game. Leonard had 14 points in the second quarter and set a career high for 3s in one period with four as the Clippers broke open the game. The All-Star forward played 29 minutes and was 14 of 22 from the floor and 6 of 10 from beyond the arc. He was two points from tying his regular-season career high. Williams added 24 points for the Clippers, who played again without injured star Paul George. They have won five of six and had six scorers in double figures. Collin Sexton led Cleveland with 25 points and Cedi Osman added 21. Rookie guard Darius Garland, the fifth overall pick in last June's draft, had 14 points and a career-high 10 assists for his first double-double. Osman's 3-pointer gave the Cavs a 34-33 lead with 9:58 remaining in the second quarter before Los Angeles outscored them 33-16 the remainder of the half. The Clippers scored the final 13 points of the first half, including nine from Leonard. He closed the half by intercepting Osman's pass and going down the floor for a dunk while drawing a foul from Garland. Leonard's free throw completed the three-point play to put Los Angels up 66-50 at halftime. The Clippers' largest lead was 36 early in the fourth. THROWBACK NIGHT In a matchup of two franchises celebrating their 50th year, the Clippers wore their Buffalo Braves uniforms. The franchise started in Buffalo before moving to San Diego in 1978 and changing their name to the Clippers. They relocated to Los Angeles in 1984. The Cavaliers donned the uniforms they wore from 1994-2002, which was fitting since it was 1990s Night at Staples Center. ANOTHER LA REUNION Cleveland forward Tristan Thompson gave former coach Tyronn Lue a bearhug on the Clippers sideline before the game. Lue is in his first season as an assistant on Doc Rivers' Clippers staff after he was fired by the Cavaliers six games into last season. The Cavaliers faced LeBron James on Monday night (Tuesday, PHL time) for the third time since he signed with the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2018 offseason. TIP-INS Cavaliers: Kevin Love got the night off with Cleveland playing back-to-back games. Love has played a back-to-back set only once this season. ... Larry Nance Jr. returned to the lineup after missing the past seven games due to left knee soreness. He was scoreless in 19 minutes with three rebounds and four assists. Clippers: George missed his third straight game due to a strained left hamstring. Rivers did not have an update before the game on when the All-Star forward might be back. ... Maurice Harkless had 11 rebounds. UP NEXT Cavaliers: At the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday (Saturday, PHL time). Cleveland won the first meeting 114-107 on Dec. 20 (Dec. 21, PHL time). Clippers: Host the Orlando Magic on Thursday (Friday, PHL time). Los Angeles has won the last 11 in the series......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJan 15th, 2020

Joshua, Julia nagkailangan sa presscon ng ‘Block Z’

Kakaiba ang ginanap na media launch ng pambungad na pelikula ng Star Cinema for 2020, ang “Block Z” na pinagbibidahan nina Joshua Garcia, Julia Barretto, Dimples Romana, Ina Raymundo, Mariz Racal, McCoy de Leon, Yves Flores at Ian Veneracion. Maituturing na reunion project nina Ian, Maris, McCoy, Joshua at Julia ang “Block Z”. Nakasama ni […] The post Joshua, Julia nagkailangan sa presscon ng ‘Block Z’ appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 13th, 2020

BPI-Philam celebrates 10th anniversary, gears up for 2020

TOP bancassurance firm BPI-Philam caps off the year with a festive celebration that highlights its triumphs in the past months and celebrates 10 successful years in the business. Rocking the night through its EDM festival-inspired theme “Eleva10n,” the company looks back on its early beginnings and, at the same time, looks forward to its future […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJan 12th, 2020

A reunion with Derrick Pumaren might be what La Salle needs

    MANILA, Philippines – Derrick Pumaren was caught by surprise.  “Well,” he began to laugh, “what am I going to say?” The question just posed to him centers around the first big collegiate coaching hire of the decade, which in essence, is also a throwback. This week, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 10th, 2020

USC-GHS Batch 2000 to hold grand reunion on January 25

It has been 20 years since the USC-GHS Batch 2000 said goodbye to their high school lives. Come January 25, 2020 Saturday, the fun and trying memories will be reminisced as these ladies come together once again for a full day of dancing and activities at the Pinetree Mountain Resort. This is the 2nd Grand […] The post USC-GHS Batch 2000 to hold grand reunion on January 25 appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 9th, 2020

Antoinette Taus dumanas ng matinding depresyon dahil sa pagpanaw ng ina

NAGING emosyonal at madamdamin ang muling paghaharap ng dating magkarelasyon na sina Dingdong Dantes at Antoinette Taus. Naganap ang “reunion” ng dalawa sa programa ng Kapuso Primetime King na Amazing Earth. Dito ibinahagi ni Antoinette ang matinding depresyon na pinagdaanan niya lalo na noong namatay ang kanyang nanay na naging dahilan din kung bakit naging […] The post Antoinette Taus dumanas ng matinding depresyon dahil sa pagpanaw ng ina appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 9th, 2020

Xavier stars join forces for Mighty

Former Xavier School stars are looking forward to a happy reunion as Mighty Sports tries it luck again in the Dubai International Basketball Championship later this month in the ultra-modern city of United Arab Emirates......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 8th, 2020

Ex-Xavier stars to play for Mighty Sports

Former Xavier School stars are looking forward to a happy reunion as Mighty Sports tries its luck again in the Dubai International Basketball Championship slated later this month in the ultra-modern city of United Arab Emirates......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 8th, 2020

Reunion movie nina Juday at Piolo, ididirehe ni Cathy Molina

NATAWA si Judy Ann Santos dahil hindi natapos ang finale presscon ng Starla na hindi natanong sa kanya for the nth time si Piolo Pascual kung posible silang gumawa ng pelikula. Marami kasi ang naghihintay na muli silang magtambal dahil halos lahat ng pelikula nila ay super blockbuster. Ayon sa aktres na napangiti, “In fairness, ........»»

Category: filipinoSource:  hatawtabloidRelated NewsJan 8th, 2020

Juday payag nang makatambal uli si Piolo pero may mga ‘kundisyon’

PAYAG na ang Teleserye Queen na si Judy Ann Santos na makatambal uli si Piolo Pascual sa isang proyekto pero may mga “kundisyon.” Sa ginanap na finale presscon ng Kapamilya series na Starla na magtatapos na ngayong Biyernes sa Primetime Bida, sinagot uli ng aktres kung posible pa bang magkaroon ng reunion project ang tambalang […] The post Juday payag nang makatambal uli si Piolo pero may mga ‘kundisyon’ appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 7th, 2020

Reunion movie nina Aga at Lea tuloy na tuloy na; ‘Miracle’ kumita ng P600M

TRULILI kaya ang nalaman naming hindi na sa Star Cinema gagawin ang pinakaaabangang reunion movie nina Aga Muhlach at Lea Salonga kundi sa Viva Fims na? Tsika sa amin ng isang source, pinaplano na ni Viva boss Vic del Rosario ang follow-up project ni Aga pagkatapos mag-number one ang pelikulang “Miracle in Cell No. 7” […] The post Reunion movie nina Aga at Lea tuloy na tuloy na; ‘Miracle’ kumita ng P600M appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 7th, 2020

Rage Against the Machine confirms reunion at Coachella 2020

​More than two decades after anti-authoritarian rockers Rage Against the Machine headlined the first-ever Coachella festival, the rap metal group is returning to the California desert’s main stage for a reunion this spring......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 6th, 2020

Top seed NM Emperado rules Metropolitan chessfest

Top seed National Master Emmanuel Emperado lived up to expectations as he ruled the Metropolitan Chess Club Grand Reunion Standard Open Chess Tournament recently at the Starmall Edsa Shaw in Mandaluyong City.  .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 3rd, 2020

Emperado paces MCC standard open

Top seed National Master Emmanuel Emperado took the early lead after four rounds of play in the MCC Grand Reunion Standard Open Chess Tournament at the Starmall Edsa Shaw in Mandaluyong City......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 29th, 2019

Melanie C in Manila soon

After an ‘incredible’ reunion with the Spice Girls in 2019, the British singer looks forward to solo a international tour in 2020.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 27th, 2019

Touching Christmas reunion stories of OFWs with their families

Creative Programs Inc.’s (CPI) branded marketing unit Ide8 bagged the Best Branded Digital Ad recognition at the 41st Catholic Mass Media Awards for its  Changing People’s Lives campaign, a five-part video series about OFWs produced for Frontrow......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsDec 25th, 2019

Liverpool lands 1st world title, Qatar passes pre-2022 test

By Rob Harris, Associated Press DOHA, Qatar (AP) — After tens of billions of dollars spent on infrastructure, and skepticism over this tiny gas-rich nation's suitability as a sporting host, a World Cup has finally been handed out in Qatar. It was Liverpool lifting FIFA's lesser-regarded Club World Cup trophy on Saturday night. In three years, the biggest prize in soccer will be handed out in a stadium yet to be completed. The Club World Cup, which ended Saturday with Roberto Firmino sealing Liverpool's 1-0 victory over Flamengo in extra time, has been the first major international footballing test of Qatar's readiness. With a 45,000-strong crowd packed into Khalifa Stadium, Qatar has shown it can fill a venue with sports fans —- unlike at the track and field world championships earlier this year. “Everybody was for different reasons on the edge pretty much but I saw so many sensationally good performances and I'm really happy of course for our supporters,” Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp said. “The atmosphere in the stadium was great." But it is a stadium touched by the welfare concerns that have dogged Qatar's building work since being awarded the main 32-team World Cup in 2010 by FIFA. A British worker plunged to his death during the construction phase in conditions later deemed to be dangerous. This was a Club World Cup trip also tinged in tragedy for the losing finalists from Brazil. When fire engulfed a dormitory at Flamengo's academy in Brazil in February, 10 players — all between 14 and 16 years old — died. “It was a very sad moment in Flamengo's history and, I believe, in Brazilian football as well," midfielder Everton Ribeiro said in Doha. “Lives were lost, dreams were lost.” Flamengo was ordered by a Rio de Janeiro judge earlier this month to pay the equivalent of $2,500 a month to the families of 10 victims and three injured players. Flamengo, which appealed the decision, is already paying families about $1,200 a month. “If the situation is settled with the families, as soon as possible, including the support that Flamengo is already giving, it will be better for everybody,” Ribeiro said. Flamengo's grief was followed by success not achieved by a Brazilian side since Pele's Santos in 1963. The Brazilian championship was won in November, 24 hours after clinching a first Copa Libertadores title since 1981 in a continental triumph which earned a reunion with Liverpool. When the European champions and South American champions met in a single-game version of the Club World Cup 38 years ago, Flamengo beat Liverpool 3-0. Since the 1981 Intercontinental Cup, football has tilted in Europe's favor over South America but the very staging of this seven-team Club World Cup in the Persian Gulf shows where so much of the wealth now comes from in the sport. And it was a Brazilian player prized away from his homeland to Europe as a 19-year-old, initially by Hoffenheim in Germany, who settled this final for Liverpool in the 99th minute. Firmino was still inside his own half when captain Jordan Henderson launched the defense-splitting pass that set Liverpool on the path to glory. As Firmino raced through Flamengo territory unchallenged, Sadio Mane held up the ball received from Henderson. When Firmino reached the penalty area, Mane squared to the Brazilian, who took three touches to control the ball past defender Rodrigo Caio before knocking it into the net. Firmino also struck in the semifinal victory over Monterrey on Wednesday, giving him two goals in as many games in the Khalifa Stadium, having only netted once in the previous 16 games for Liverpool in all competitions. “I couldn't be more happy for him that he could score that goal because ... (of) what this competition means to Brazil, to South American people,” Klopp said. After netting the World Cup winner, Firmino raced away in celebration, ripping off his jersey and leaping into the air. Firmino and his teammates will have to wait some time to attach FIFA's gold Champions Badge to their jerseys. Liverpool anticipates it will only be allowed to be worn in the Champions League, which resumes in February, rather than weekly in the Premier League. It may have to settle with lifting the Premier League trophy in May for the first time. As Liverpool added the world title to its sixth European Cup collected in June, back in England its pursuit of the Premier League was helped by Leicester losing to Manchester City. A domestic title drought stretching back to 1990 for the 18-time English champions is well-placed to end with Liverpool holding a 10-point lead over Leicester ahead of Thursday’s game against its second-place rival. “Liverpool are enjoying their best time in their decade,” Flamengo coach Jorge Jesus said. "They played a tremendous match and Flamengo were excellent also. "We were a match for Liverpool. I'm fully pleased with what Flamengo have done. Brazilian clubs in future will be contenders to European clubs and we have exhibited that today.”.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsDec 22nd, 2019

We belong to East and West

For the last few days up to Christmas, I will be staying at the Kaba Kaba Estate in Bali, Indonesia for a family reunion......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 21st, 2019

Here’s How to Host the Ultimate Christmas Reunion Feast, According to Chef Laudico

The holidays are for spending time with friends and family. It’s about taking a step back from the daily grind to slow down and relax. And what better way to stay in the loop on what’s going on with family and friends than by bonding over good food? And if nobody’s volunteered to host this […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsDec 20th, 2019

Alab Pilipinas gives Mono Vampire its first taste of defeat in ABL 10

Jason Brickman's reunion with Sam Deguara worked wonders inside the Filoil Flying V Centre, Tuesday as San Miguel Alab Pilipinas exacted revenge on erstwhile league-leading Mono Vampire, 96-73. Brickman stuffed the stat sheet with eight points, 10 assists, and eight rebounds while Deguara towered over the competition with a 20-marker, 10-board double-double in the Filipinos' third consecutive victory following a loss to open the 2019-2020 Asean Basketball League. The Filipino-American playmaker and the Maltese giant proved to be thorns on the side of their former team which suffered its first setback following three wins in a row to start the season. Still, the Vampire were well within striking distance, just down four, 54-58, in the third before Brickman propelled the Philippines to what turned out to be a pivotal 9-2 push as well as a 67-56 lead late in the quarter. The home team would only mount a lead as big as 28 as it levelled its season series with Thailand's team at 1-all. American reinforcement Nick King also added 24 points, five rebounds, three assists, and three steals for red-hot Alab. For Mono, Tyler Lamb and Mike Singletary fronted the effort with 22 and 17 points, respectively. BOX SCORES SAN MIGUEL ALAB PILIPINAS 96 - King 24, Deguara 20, Wyatt 13, Ganuelas-Rosser 11, Brickman 8, Gray 6, Heading 5, Domingo 5, Vigil 4, Rangel 0, Caracut 0 MONO VAMPIRE 73 - Lamb 22, Singletary 17, Morgan 9, Knowles 9, Ananti 6, Watkins 4, Lish 2, Chanthachon 2, Phuangla 2, Saengtong 0, Boonserm 0, Towaroj 0 QUARTER SCORES: 20-18, 38-35, 68-58, 96-73 --- Follow this writer on Twitter, @riegogogo......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsDec 17th, 2019