Archive for November, 2009

Messi wins Golden Ball

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Argentinas Lionel Messi won the Golden Ball, awarded to the European Footballer of the Year, with the biggest margin ever on Tuesday following an exceptional season with Barcelona.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/story/2009/11/30/sp-messi-golden-ball.html?ref=rss

Saints pound Patriots still perfect at 11 0

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Drew Brees passed for 371 yards and five touchdowns as the New Orleans Saints beat the New England Patriots 38-17 on Monday night.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2009/11/30/sp-nfl-patriots-saints.html?ref=rss

Flames too intense for Predators

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Miikka Kiprusoff made 22 saves for his second staight shutout and Jarome Iginla and Curtis Glencross had a goal and an assist apiece as the Calgary Flames beat the Nashville Predators 5-0 on Monday night.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/11/30/sp-nhl-flames-predators.html?ref=rss

Miller Sabres shut out Toronto

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Ryan Miller turned aside all 38 shots that were thrown at him as his Buffalo Sabres shut out the Maple Leafs 3-0 on Monday night in Toronto.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/11/30/sp-leafs-sabres.html?ref=rss

Panthers Vokoun injured by teammate Ballard

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Florida Panthers goaltender Tomas Vokoun was taken off the ice on a stretcher Monday after he was hit in the head when teammate Keith Ballard swung his stick in frustration after allowing a goal.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/11/30/sp-nhl-panthers-ballard-vokoun.html?ref=rss

Ovechkin injured ejected for knee on knee hit

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Washington Capitals sniper Alex Ovechkin was ejected from Mondays game at Carolina for delivering a knee-on-knee hit on Hurricanes defenceman Tim Gleason that left both skaters injured.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/11/30/sp-nhl-capitals-ovechkin.html?ref=rss

Hot streaks on line as Flames visit Predators

Monday, November 30th, 2009
The Calgary Flames, who are on top of the Northwest Division, take on the Nashville Predators on Monday night. Calgary has been hot on the road, while Nashville has been just as impressive at home.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/11/30/sp-hockey-flames-predators-p.html?ref=rss

Woods withdraws from own tournament

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Tiger Woods withdrew Monday from his own golf tournament in California, citing injuries from a car crash outside his Florida home.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2009/11/30/sp-golf-woods-withdraws.html?ref=rss

10 Grey Cup heartbreakers

Monday, November 30th, 2009
The Roughriders blew a 16-point lead en route to a 28-27 loss to Montreal in the 97th Grey Cup on Sunday night in Calgary, but Saskatchewan isnt the only CFL team to have victory snatched from its hands.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2009/11/30/spf-greycup-heartbreakers.html?ref=rss

Patriots stand in way of Saints perfection

Monday, November 30th, 2009
The high-powered New Orleans Saints put their perfect record on the line Monday night in the Superdome against a visiting New England Patriots club that nearly knocked off the leagues other unbeaten two weeks ago.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2009/11/30/sp-football-saits-patriots-p.html?ref=rss