Archive for February, 2009

EPL Roundup Liverpool stumbles badly

Saturday, February 28th, 2009
On a day when league leader Manchester United is idle, the news couldnt get any better for the storied side. Second-place rival Liverpool dropped more points in the EPL title race, falling to a weak Middlesbrough squad 2-0.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/story/2009/02/28/soccer-epl-roundup.html?ref=rss

Roloson saves Oilers

Saturday, February 28th, 2009
Edmonton Oilers goaltender Dwayne Roloson made 43 saves and bailed his teammates out after a number of defensive mistakes in a 3-2 home victory over the Minnesota Wild on Saturday night.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/02/28/sp-edm-min-recap.html?ref=rss

Jones Mallett to play for Hearts title

Saturday, February 28th, 2009
Jennifer Jones is one win away from a second consecutive Tournament of Hearts title and third in five years after a wild 12-8 semifinal win over Quebecs Marie-France Larouche on Saturday night in Victoria.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/curling/story/2009/02/28/sp-hearts-playoffs.html?ref=rss

Kubina Leafs work overtime again to beat Senators

Saturday, February 28th, 2009
Pavel Kubina scored the tying goal with five minutes left in regulation and added the winner 33 seconds into overtime as the Maple Leafs beat the Ottawa Senators 4-3 in Torontos sixth consecutive OT game.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/02/28/sp-nhl-tor-ott.html?ref=rss

Halak Habs withstand San Jose rally

Saturday, February 28th, 2009
Goaltender Jaroslav Halak starred with 44 saves on Saturday night as the Montreal Canadiens held off Western kingpins San Jose for a 3-2 home victory.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/02/28/sp-mtl-sj.html?ref=rss

NHL suspends Wild s Boogaard 5 games

Saturday, February 28th, 2009
The NHL handed out a swift penalty for a wayward elbow for the second consecutive day, suspending Derek Boogaard of the Minnesota Wild for five games.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/02/28/spt-boogaard.html?ref=rss

Jones scrapes into Hearts semifinal

Saturday, February 28th, 2009
Defending champion Jennifer Jones advanced to the semifinal of the Tournament of Hearts with a nail-biting 8-6 win over Saskatchewans Stefanie Lawton in Saturdays 3-4 Page playoff in Victoria.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/curling/story/2009/02/28/sp-hearts-playoffs.html?ref=rss

Wild Oilers look for separation at Rexall Place

Saturday, February 28th, 2009
A visit by the Minnesota Wild may provide the cure for an ailing Edmonton Oilers club.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/02/28/edmonton-minnesota.html?ref=rss

Holcomb s USA 1 has lead in 4 man bobsled

Saturday, February 28th, 2009
American pilot Steven Holcomb and his USA 1 crew were in the lead after two of four runs at the four-man bobsled world championships in Lake Placid, N.Y.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/amateur/story/2009/02/28/amateur-4manbobsled-worlds-day1.html?ref=rss

NFL free agency roundup Dawkins signs with Broncos

Saturday, February 28th, 2009
In an effort to improve the NFLs worst defence the Denver Broncos have signed seven-time Pro Bowl free safety Brian Dawkins.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2009/02/28/nflsignings-freesafety.html?ref=rss