Archive for November, 2009

Woods withdraws from tournament

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Tiger Woods has withdrawn from his own golf tournament, citing injuries from a car crash near his Florida home.

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

Crosby named top star of the week

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Pittsburgh captain Sidney Crosby was named the NHLs top star of the week on Monday, while New Jerseys Martin Brodeur and Torontos Niklas Hagman were named the second and third stars, respectively.

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

Hot streaks on line as Flames visit Preds

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

Fresh start for Maple Leafs Komisarek

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Defenceman Mike Komisarek, who had his troubles on the Maple Leafs blue-line prior to hurting his quadriceps muscle three weeks ago, will look to redeem himself Monday when Toronto hosts Buffalo at 7 p.m. ET.

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

Tough night for Getzlafs HNIC s Take 5

Monday, November 30th, 2009
HNICs senior online reporter Tim Wharnsby dishes out the latest news, buzz and inside information in the hockey world.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/11/30/sp-hockey-take-5.html?ref=rss

FIFA to discuss extra refs for World Cup

Monday, November 30th, 2009
FIFA will consider having extra match officials on the field to help referees at next years World Cup in South Africa.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/fifaworldcup/news/story/2009/11/30/sp-soccer-fifa-extra-refs.html?ref=rss

Woods blames himself for car accident

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Tiger Woods says the car crash that sent him to the hospital is his fault and has become embarrassing to him and his family, but he plans to keep it a private matter.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2009/11/29/sp-tiger-speaks.html?ref=rss

Serena Williams hit with record fine probation for tirade

Monday, November 30th, 2009
A profanity-laced tirade at last summers U.S. Open has earned Serena Williams a record $82,500 US fine and two-years of probation.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2009/11/30/tennis-serena-williams-fine-us-open.html?ref=rss

Unbeaten Colts stun Texans again clinch division

Monday, November 30th, 2009
Peyton Manning threw for three touchdowns and the Colts rallied from 17 points down for a 35-27 road win over the Houston Texas, preserving their unbeaten record.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2009/11/29/peyton-colts.html?ref=rss

Russia will have NHL KHL balance Tretiak

Monday, November 30th, 2009
General manager Vladislav Tretiak predicts half of the Russian Olympic hockey team will likely come from the domestic Kontinental Hockey League, but he remains hopeful that the NHLs best will still be playing in the Olympics four years from now.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/11/29/sp-russia-tretiak.html?ref=rss