Archive for November, 2007

Howard takes over to beat Portland

Friday, November 30th, 2007
Josh Howard had 23 points and a season-high 14 rebounds, and the Dallas Mavericks overcame a weak performance by Dirk Nowitzki for a 91-80 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Friday night.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nba/news_story.asp?ID=224074

Celtics hold to big lead over the Heat

Friday, November 30th, 2007
Paul Pierce scored 18 of his 27 points in the first quarter, Kevin Garnett added 23 and the NBA-leading Boston Celtics wasted most of a 28-point lead before beating the Miami Heat 95-85 on Friday night.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nba/news_story.asp?ID=224072

Gaborik notches OT winner over Blues

Friday, November 30th, 2007
Marian Gaborik did it again. Gaboriks wrist shot with 2:39 to play in overtime gave the Minnesota Wild a 3-2 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Friday night.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nhl/news_story.asp?ID=224073

Young Hawks roll over the Coyotes

Friday, November 30th, 2007
Defenseman Dustin Byfuglien scored three consecutive goals in the first period for his first multigoal game and added an assist in the Chicago Blackhawks 6-1 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes on Friday night.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nhl/news_story.asp?ID=224075

Marlies lose in shootout

Friday, November 30th, 2007
Jason Bacashihua stopped 42 shots and David Jones scored the shootout winner as the Lake Erie Monsters handed the Toronto Marlies a 4-3 loss Friday night in AHL action.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/ahl/news_story.asp?ID=224069

Steelers Holmes Polamalu likely out

Friday, November 30th, 2007
Pittsburgh wide receiver Santonio Holmes will miss a second consecutive game because of a sprained ankle, and safety Troy Polamalu also is expected to sit out the Steelers game Sunday night against Cincinnati.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nfl/news_story.asp?ID=224068

West goes Wild over the Hawks

Friday, November 30th, 2007
The New Orleans Hornets like playing on the road this season. They like playing the Atlanta Hawks anywhere. David West had 22 points and 17 rebounds and the Hornets won for the eighth time in 10 road games this season, beating the turnover-plagued Hawks 92-86 on Friday night.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nba/news_story.asp?ID=224067

Knicks come back from 17 to beat Bucks

Friday, November 30th, 2007
No questioning the Knicks effort on this night. Jamal Crawford made the go-ahead basket with 28 seconds left, and New York erased a 17-point deficit to beat the Milwaukee Bucks 91-88 on Friday.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nba/news_story.asp?ID=224066

Bargnani steps up big in win over Cavs

Friday, November 30th, 2007
Andrea Bargnani poured in a career-best 26 points to lead the Toronto Raptors to a 91-82 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday. Carlos Delfino added 24 points, also a career high, while Jose Calderon had 11 points and 10 assists for the Raptors (9-7), who were missing Chris Bosh, their leading scorer and rebounder.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nba/news_story.asp?ID=224063

Ginobili just too good against T Wolves

Friday, November 30th, 2007
Manu Ginobili scored a season-high 31 points, and the San Antonio Spurs showed the fledgling Minnesota Timberwolves why theyre the defending NBA champions with a 106-91, comeback victory Friday night.

Source: http://www.tsn.ca/nba/news_story.asp?ID=224070