Archive for March, 2009

Anxious time for Habs

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009
Many Montreal fans will have one eye on their team and the other on the out-of-town scoreboard on Tuesday night as the Canadiens host the Chicago Blackhawks while the Ottawa Senators visit the Florida Panthers (7:30 p.m. ET).

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/03/31/sp-nhl-canadiens-panthers.html?ref=rss

Leafs sign son of Slap Shot star

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009
The Toronto Maple Leafs announced on Tuesday theyve signed free agent centre Christian Hanson, whose father starred as one of the iconic Hanson brothers in the classic film Slap Shot.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/03/31/sp-leafs-hanson.html?ref=rss

Tigers cut Sheffield at 499 homers

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009
The Detroit Tigers have released Gary Sheffield, who is one home run shy of 500 for his career.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2009/03/31/sp-tigers-sheffield.html?ref=rss

Edmonton hosts red hot Ducks

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009
Tuesday nights game between the visiting Anaheim Ducks and Edmonton Oilers will be a crucial one since both teams are in a race for one of the last spots in the Western Conference playoff picture.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/03/31/oilers-ducks-preview.html?ref=rss

Canucks look for division lead in Minnesota

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009
For the Vancouver Canucks, Tuesday nights game in Minnesota is a shot at their division lead and a chance to grab home-ice advantage in the first round. For the Wild, its merely the chance to edge closer to the final playoff spot in the West.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/03/31/canucks-wild-preview.html?ref=rss

Anxious night for Habs

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009
Many Montreal fans will have one eye on their team and the other on the out-of-town scoreboard on Tuesday night as the Canadiens host the Chicago Blackhawks while the Ottawa Senators visit the Florida Panthers (7:30 p.m. ET).

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/03/31/sp-nhl-canadiens-panthers.html?ref=rss

Heat honour Mourning lose to Magic

Monday, March 30th, 2009
On the night the Miami Heat retired Alonzo Mournings No. 33, Dwight Howard of the Orlando Magic played like him.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/story/2009/03/31/sp-magic-heat.html?ref=rss

Resilient Sharks get by Flames

Monday, March 30th, 2009
The Calgary Flames failed to put any distance between themselves and the Vancouver Canucks after dropping a 2-1 decision to San Jose at the Pengrowth Saddledome on Monday night.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/03/30/sp-sharks-flames.html?ref=rss

Malhotra making NHL history

Monday, March 30th, 2009
Manny Malhotra says its great that people can watch NHL games in his fathers native Punjabi language.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/03/30/sp-nhl-punjabi-malhotra.html?ref=rss

Brewers Hoffman begins season on DL

Monday, March 30th, 2009
Milwaukee Brewers closer Trevor Hoffman was placed on the 15-day disabled list Monday because of a strained right oblique muscle.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2009/03/30/sp-brewers-hoffman.html?ref=rss