Archive for June, 2008

Doc pitches a surgical gem to beat Mariners

Monday, June 30th, 2008
Roy Halladay threw a four-hit shutout at the Seattle Mariners on Monday night, picking up an offence that reverted to pre-Cito Gaston form.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2008/07/01/doc-jays.html?ref=rss

Charlottetown softball players set world record for longest game

Monday, June 30th, 2008
Two teams in Charlottetown have set the world record for the longest softball game, the games organizer said Monday.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2008/06/30/softball-record.html?ref=rss

Argonauts David Boston to have foot surgery

Monday, June 30th, 2008
Toronto Argonauts wide receiver David Boston will have surgery to repair a stress fracture in his right foot Tuesday and will be out of the lineup for 10 to 12 weeks.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2008/06/30/boston-argos-injury.html?ref=rss

Roberts Prospal sign with busy Lightning

Monday, June 30th, 2008
When Gary Roberts steps on the ice this fall for his 1,195th career National Hockey League game, it will be in the uniform of the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2008/06/30/roberts-sign.html?ref=rss

Jamison avoids free agency by re signing with Wizards

Monday, June 30th, 2008
Antawn Jamison agreed to a four-year, $50 million US deal with the Washington Wizards on Monday, avoiding free agency.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/story/2008/06/30/antawn-nba.html?ref=rss

Coughlin reclaims world record in 100 metre backstroke

Monday, June 30th, 2008
Natalie Coughlin lost her place in the record books Monday at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials in Omaha, Neb., but it didnt take her long to get it back.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/olympics/swimming/story/2008/06/30/coughlin-record-swimming.html?ref=rss

Buccaneers reward Earnest Graham

Monday, June 30th, 2008
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced on Monday a contract extension for running back Earnest Graham, who had a career season in 2007.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2008/06/30/bucs-graham.html?ref=rss

Portuguese star Deco joins Chelsea

Monday, June 30th, 2008
English Premiership club Chelsea signed Portuguese playmaker Deco on Monday.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/story/2008/06/30/deco-chelsea.html?ref=rss

Avalanche re sign Liles and Foote

Monday, June 30th, 2008
The Colorado Avalanche have ensured two of their best defencemen wont depart as free agents, officially announcing Monday the signings of John-Michael Liles and Adam Foote.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2008/06/30/avs-sign.html?ref=rss

Panthers sign Rostislav Olesz to long term deal

Monday, June 30th, 2008
The Florida Panthers signed forward Rostislav Olesz to a long-term deal on Monday.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2008/06/30/panthers-olesz.html?ref=rss