Archive for September, 2007

WHL Santorelli downs Giants in shootout

Sunday, September 30th, 2007
Mark Santorellis goal in the fourth round of a shootout led the Chilliwack Bruins to a thrilling 3-2 win over the Vancouver Giants in Western Hockey League action.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/chl/news_story.asp?ID=219626

Giants sack Eagles 12 times in win

Sunday, September 30th, 2007
Osi Umenyiora had a team-record six sacks and the Giants (2-2) set a franchise record and tied a league record by sacking Donovan McNabb 12 times in a 16-3 victory that brought back memories of the New Yorks Super Bowl days Mathias Kiwanuka added three sacks, Justin Tuck two and Michael Strahan one in an awesome display by a defence that was ranked as the worst in the league after giving up 80 points in its first two games.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nfl/news_story.asp?ID=219625

OHL 67 s score win over Frontenacs

Sunday, September 30th, 2007
Chris Perugini may be an OHL rookie, but he hasnt looked the part so far. Perugini stopped all three shootout attempts and Jamie McGinn scored the deciding goal Sunday to lift the Ottawa 67s to a 4-3 come-from-behind victory over the Kingston Frontenacs in Ontario Hockey League action.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/chl/news_story.asp?ID=219623

Canadian women finish fifth at FIBA

Sunday, September 30th, 2007
Their Olympic hopes dashed two days earlier, the Canadians played party poopers for the host team Sunday at the FIBA Americas Olympic qualifying tournament.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nba/news_story.asp?ID=219624

Sagueneens end early season funk

Sunday, September 30th, 2007
Solid goaltending and efficient special teams helped the Chicoutimi Sagueneens end their early-season funk Sunday afternoon.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/chl/news_story.asp?ID=219620

Biffle holds off Bowyer to win in Kansas

Sunday, September 30th, 2007
Greg Biffle scored his first victory of the season Sunday - even though his car ran short on fuel before crossing the finish line - in a wild race that jumbled the Chase for the championship standings.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/auto_racing/news_story.asp?ID=219618

Presidents Cup Notebook Sunday

Sunday, September 30th, 2007
Quebec Premier Jean Charest was among the many to characterize this years Presidents Cup as a success, despite Mike Weirs International side being unable to come out on top.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/golf/news_story.asp?ID=219621

Burns nets hat trick to down Blackhawks

Sunday, September 30th, 2007
Brent Burns scored three goals and the Minnesota Wild beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-2 on Sunday in the pre-season finale for both teams. The Wild will host Chicago in the regular-season opener on Thursday and both clubs appeared ready to face off in a game that counts. There were several skirmishes, and Minnesotas Derek Boogaard fought David Koci early in the second period.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nhl/news_story.asp?ID=219619

Islanders score late to best Bruins

Sunday, September 30th, 2007
Miroslav Satan and Jon Sim scored in the final 5:51, lifting the New York Islanders to a 4-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Sunday in the pre-season finale for both teams.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nhl/news_story.asp?ID=219622

Pavlik win sheds years of obscurity

Sunday, September 30th, 2007
For the past seven years, Kelly Pavliks nickname of The Ghost seemed a perfect description for a boxing career progressing in relative obscurity. Two fights was all it took to put Pavlik out front and at the top of the middleweight division. With his stunning seventh-round knockout of undisputed champion Jermain Taylor on Saturday night, Pavlik (32-0, 29 knockouts) suddenly finds himself in control of his immediate future.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/boxing/news_story.asp?ID=219615