Archive for March, 2007

Mobley Clippers handle Blazers

Saturday, March 31st, 2007
Cuttino Mobley had 25 points while Elton Brand added 21 points as the Los Angeles Clippers cruised to a 99-86 win over the Portland Trail Blazers on Saturday night. Quinton Ross added 17 points for the Clippers, who ran out to a huge lead and held on despite playing without Corey Maggette. Brandon Roy had 23 points to lead the Blazers, who were missing two starters, and also lost LaMarcus Aldridge early in the game.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nba/news_story.asp?ID=202369

Flames hang on to edge Canucks

Saturday, March 31st, 2007
Daymond Langkow had a goal and two assists as the Calgary Flames defeated the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 to win their sixth consecutive game Saturday night and edge closer to clinching an NHL playoff berth. Flame captain Jarome Iginla also picked up an assist and sparked his team with a first-period fight.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nhl/news_story.asp?ID=202372

Moose edge Knights

Saturday, March 31st, 2007
Jannik Hansen scored the game-winning goal on a strange play as the Manitoba Moose earned a 3-2 American Hockey League win over the Omaha Ak-Sar-Ben Knights on Saturday. The deciding goal came 20 seconds into the third period.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/ahl/news_story.asp?ID=202365

Toronto FC finshes second in tourney

Saturday, March 31st, 2007
Toronto FC capped its first pre-season tournament with a 3-0 shutout of the USLs Charleston Battery on Saturday night. With the win, the expansion club finished second in the four-team Carolina Challenge Cup. Toronto had a 2-1 record after beating Charleston and Red Bull New York, and losing to the Houston Dynamo.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/soccer/news_story.asp?ID=202367

Bulldogs put the bite on Amerks

Saturday, March 31st, 2007
Jonathan Ferland scored twice as the Hamilton Bulldogs registered five special-teams goals in a 7-4 victory over the Rochester Americans in AHL action Saturday night.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/ahl/news_story.asp?ID=202351

Westrum gives Marlies shootout victory

Saturday, March 31st, 2007
Erik Westrums shootout goal and Jean-Francois Racines 43 saves helped the Toronto Marlies to a 2-1 win over the Syracuse Crunch on Saturday night in American Hockey League action. Racine stopped eight Syracuse shots in overtime and then turned aside all five of the Crunch chances in the shootout to earn the win.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/ahl/news_story.asp?ID=202356

Hornets knock off Knicks in OT

Saturday, March 31st, 2007
David West scored 20 points as the New Orleans Hornets held New York to one field goal in overtime en route to a 104-94 win over the Knicks on Saturday night. Chris Paul scored seven of his 16 points in the extra period, when the Knicks went 1-for-8 from the field.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nba/news_story.asp?ID=202358

Stars score early to defeat Predators

Saturday, March 31st, 2007
Stu Barnes and Mike Modano each had a goal and an assist, and the Dallas Stars got revenge where it counted Saturday night by beating the Nashville Predators 4-2. This marked the first time these teams had met since March 17 when Predators forward Jordin Tootoo decked Stephane Robidas, knocking him out with an unexpected gloved punch. That drew a five-game suspension for Tootoo, a ban that ended Saturday, and Robidas has missed seven games since.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nhl/news_story.asp?ID=202357

Ducks win on McDonald s OT marker

Saturday, March 31st, 2007
Andy McDonald swatted in a backhander 25 seconds into overtime for his second goal of the game, helping the Anaheim Ducks spoil the St. Louis Blues home finale with a 3-2 victory Saturday night. Scott Niedermayer had a goal and assisted on the winner for the Pacific Division leaders, who are in a race for the best overall record in the NHL with 106 points.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nhl/news_story.asp?ID=202353

Wagner tied for lead at Shell Houston Open

Saturday, March 31st, 2007
Johnson Wagner has proven he can shoot low scores on the PGA Tour. Now, the 27-year-old rookie just has to do it on a Sunday. Wagner took advantage of a rain-softened course and calm conditions to shoot a course-record 8-under 64 on Saturday in the rain-delayed Houston Open.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/golf/news_story.asp?ID=202339