Archive for January, 2009

Woodson pair of Bills selected for football hall

Saturday, January 31st, 2009
Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson and Bruce Smith, the teams dominant defensive lineman of the 1980s and 1990s, are among a class of six headed to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2009/01/31/football-hall.html?ref=rss

Skater Denny Morrison wins again for Canada

Saturday, January 31st, 2009
Canadian speedskater Denny Morrison won a 1,500-metre World Cup race Saturday in Erfurt, Germany.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/amateur/story/2009/01/31/morrison-gold.html?ref=rss

Leafs Kaberle out 3 to 4 weeks with broken hand

Saturday, January 31st, 2009
The Toronto Maple Leafs Tomas Kaberle will be out of action for three to four weeks with a broken hand.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/01/31/torontomapleleafs-kaberle.html?ref=rss

Price shows fire for Canadiens

Saturday, January 31st, 2009
As the calendar turns to February, its the Los Angeles Kings who are shining and not the Montreal Canadiens as they square off Saturday afternoon (CBC, CBCSports.ca, 2 p.m. ET).

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/01/31/canadiens-kings.html?ref=rss

Kaberle out 4 weeks with broken hand

Saturday, January 31st, 2009
Tomas Kaberle is out four weeks with a broken hand.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/01/31/torontomapleleafs-kaberle.html?ref=rss

Fog cancels 2 World Cup skiing races

Saturday, January 31st, 2009
Organizers cancelled two World Cup skiing races Saturday in Germany because a dense fog hampered visibility.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/alpineskiing/story/2009/01/31/alpine-cancelled.html?ref=rss

Senators can t solve Jackets rookie Mason

Saturday, January 31st, 2009
Steve Mason made 18 saves to earn his NHL-leading seventh shutout of the season in guiding the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 1-0 win over the visiting Ottawa Senators Friday night.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/01/30/senators-blue-jackets.html?ref=rss

Serena Williams easily wins 10th Grand Slam

Saturday, January 31st, 2009
Serena Williams of the United States routed Dinara Safina of Russia in straight sets on Saturday to win the Australian Open title.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2009/01/31/aussie-open-final-w.html?ref=rss

Boxing legend Ingemar Johansson dead

Saturday, January 31st, 2009
Ingemar Johansson, the oldest living heavyweight champion, died late Friday in his native Sweden.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2009/01/31/ingemar-johansson.html?ref=rss

FIFA pours cold water on joint World Cup bids

Saturday, January 31st, 2009
Countries looking to team with neighbours in hosting soccers World Cup tournaments in 2018 and 2022 will need to reconsider their plans, FIFA president Sepp Blatter says.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/story/2009/01/30/fifa-bids.html?ref=rss