Archive for October, 2008

Ohlund s SO winner leads Canucks over Ducks

Friday, October 31st, 2008
Defenceman Mattias Ohlund netted the game winner in the 13th round of the shootout, lifting the Vancouver Canucks to a wild 7-6 victory over the Ducks Friday night in Anaheim, Calif.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2008/11/01/nhl-canucks-ducks.html?ref=rss

Ray passes Moon s one season mark in Edmonton victory

Friday, October 31st, 2008
Ricky Ray passed Warren Moon as the Canadian Football Leagues single season passing leader on Friday night as the Edmonton Eskimos beat the visiting Montreal Alouettes 37-14.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2008/10/31/edmonton-montreal.html?ref=rss

Toronto s Chan 2nd at Skate Canada

Friday, October 31st, 2008
Looking to build off a breakthrough season, Canadian Patrick Chan opened the 2008-09 campaign with a second-place showing following the mens short program Friday night at Skate Canada in Ottawa.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/figureskating/story/2008/10/31/skate-canada-chan.html?ref=rss

Bosh takes Raptors to overtime win over Warriors

Friday, October 31st, 2008
Chris Bosh scored 31 points and helped his teammates dominate the overtime as the Toronto Raptors celebrated their NBA home opener with a 112-108 win over the Golden State Warriors on Friday night.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/story/2008/10/31/toronto-goldenstate.html?ref=rss

Delgado staying with Mets

Friday, October 31st, 2008
The New York Mets exercised their contract option on Carlos Delgado on Friday, depriving the Toronto Blue Jays of a potential free-agent target.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2008/10/31/mets-delgado.html?ref=rss

Wakefield returning to Red Sox

Friday, October 31st, 2008
Hurler Tim Wakefields $4-million US option for 2009 has been exercised by the Boston Red Sox.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2008/10/31/red-sox-wakefield.html?ref=rss

Blue Jays bring back Barajas

Friday, October 31st, 2008
The Toronto Blue Jays on Friday exercised their contract option on Rod Barajas for the 2009 season, bringing the veteran catcher back for a second campaign with the team.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2008/10/31/jays-barajas.html?ref=rss

Canadian Rochette leads after short program

Friday, October 31st, 2008
Montreals Joannie Rochette posted a personal best score to lead after the ladies short program Friday at Skate Canada in Ottawa.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/figureskating/story/2008/10/31/skate-canada-rochette.html?ref=rss

Canadiens punish defector Valentenko

Friday, October 31st, 2008
The Montreal Canadiens lashed out at Pavel Valentenko on Friday, suspending the defenceman without pay after he left the organization to sign with a Russian club.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2008/10/31/canadiens-valentenko.html?ref=rss

Ovechkin will miss another game

Friday, October 31st, 2008
Reigning NHL scoring champion and MVP Alex Ovechkin will miss a second straight game as he visits his ailing grandfather in Russia.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2008/10/31/ovechkin-out.html?ref=rss