Archive for December, 2008

Bruins Bergeron placed on injured reserve

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008
Boston Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron was placed on injured reserve Wednesday and will be sidelined for at least another week.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2008/12/31/bergeron-injured-reserve.html?ref=rss

Focus the key for Canadian goalie Quinn

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008
Dustin Tokarski will start in goal when Canada plays the United States at the 2009 world junior hockey championship on Wednesday night and although it is not a must-win game, the stakes are high.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2008/12/31/canada-tokarski.html?ref=rss

Raptors limp home to face Denver

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008
The Toronto Raptors host the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday night after a taxing 12-day road trip in which they lost four of six games.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/story/2008/12/31/raps-nuggets-preview.html?ref=rss

Flying Flames host smarting Oilers

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008
The NHL will complete 2008 with the Battle of Alberta, as the Calgary Flames receive a visit from the Edmonton Oilers.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2008/12/31/cgy-edm-preview.html?ref=rss

Outdoor hockey in a few classic steps

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008
From Las Vegas to Wrigley Field, the game of hockeys outdoor experience has produced some frosty memories.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2008/12/30/historyoutdoor-classic.html?ref=rss

Jauron s job safe with Bills

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008
Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson said late Tuesday that Dick Jauron will return in 2009, ending speculation about the head coachs future.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2008/12/31/bills-jauron.html?ref=rss

Joseph gets win No 450 in overtime

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008
Pavel Kubina scored in overtime to give the Toronto Maple Leafs a 4-3 victory over the Atlanta Thrashers on Tuesday night.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2008/12/30/curtisjoseph-toronto.html?ref=rss

New teams dot NFL playoff landscape

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008
Seven of the 12 NFL teams that made the 2007-08 playoffs did not make the cut this season.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2008/12/29/nfl-wildcardplayoff.html?ref=rss

Cold War veteran Ty Conklin

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008
Goalie Ty Conklin is set to start in his third outdoor contest when the Detroit Red Wings take on the Blackhawks in the 2009 NHL Winter Classic at Chicagos Wrigley Field on New Years Day (CBC, CBCSports.ca, 1 p.m. ET).

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2008/12/29/f-outdoor-classic-conklin.html?ref=rss

Nenad Krstic joins Oklahoma City Thunder

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008
Nenad Krstic officially joined the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday after the New Jersey Nets declined to match the offer.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/story/2008/12/30/krstic-thunder.html?ref=rss