Archive for January, 2009

Osborne Paradis 2nd in downhill training

Saturday, January 31st, 2009
Canadas Manuel Osborne-Paradis had the second-fastest time Friday in the final training run for this weekends World Cup mens downhill in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/alpineskiing/story/2009/01/30/garmisch-downhill-training.html?ref=rss

Lions ink Jarious Jackson to extension CFL roundup

Saturday, January 31st, 2009
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers announced on Friday that running back Fred Reid and lineman Ibrahim (Obby) Khan have both been re-signed.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2009/01/30/cfl-signings.html?ref=rss

Montreal s Ngoudjo loses title bid

Friday, January 30th, 2009
The brute strength of Juan Urango was too much for Montreal boxer Herman Ngoudjo to overcome on Friday, resulting in a 12-round decision loss in their junior welterweight title bout at Bell Centre.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2009/01/30/fight-ngoudjo.html?ref=rss

No goals from Cammalleri but Flames still win

Friday, January 30th, 2009
Mike Cammalleri was kept off the score-sheet, but the Calgary Flames still managed to post a 3-1 win over the visiting Nashville Predators Friday night.

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

Oilers rebound to stop Wild

Friday, January 30th, 2009
Three days after the teams most embarrassing loss of the season, the Edmonton Oilers rebounded to defeat the Minnesota Wild 3-1 Friday night at Rexall Place.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/01/30/nhl-wild-oilers.html?ref=rss

Lightning goalie Kolzig likely done for season

Friday, January 30th, 2009
Tampa Bay Lightning backup goaltender Olaf Kolzig will likely miss the remainder of the regular season with a biceps tear in his left forearm.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/01/30/nhl-kozig-lightning-surgery.html?ref=rss

Senators can t solve Blue Jackets rookie

Friday, January 30th, 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

Mets Maine agree to 1 year deal

Friday, January 30th, 2009
The New York Mets avoided salary arbitration with pitcher John Maine after the two sides agreed to a one-year, $2.6-million US contact on Friday.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2009/01/30/baseball-maine-mets-contract.html?ref=rss

Oilers Wild in West dogfight

Friday, January 30th, 2009
There were five Western Conference teams tied with 51 points heading into Friday nights NHL slate, including the Edmonton Oilers and Minnesota Wild, who were set to square off against each other.

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

2010 Olympic budget gets needed tune up

Friday, January 30th, 2009
The organizers of the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver have slashed some expenses, rejigged priorities and bumped up the bottom line in a final tune-up of their operating budget, almost one year before the Games begin.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2009/01/30/bc-vanoc-revised-budget.html?ref=rss