Archive for December, 2009

Glencross nets the winner as Flames beat Oilers

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
Curtis Glencross tipped in a point shot by Mark Giordano on a third-period power play to lead the Calgary Flames to a 2-1 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/12/31/glencross-flames.html?ref=rss

Canucks storm back to win in OT

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
Seemingly dead and buried after staking the Blues a three-goal lead, the Vancouver Canucks scored four unanswered goals to record an amazing 4-3 overtime victory in St. Louis on Thursday night.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/12/31/sp-canucks-blues-report.html?ref=rss

Canada s juniors come back to beat U S in shootout

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
Brandon Kozun scored the winner in the third round of the shootout to lead Canada to a 5-4 comeback victory over the United States at the world junior hockey championships in Saskatoon on New Years Eve.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/12/31/kozun-canada.html?ref=rss

Canucks stun Blues in OT

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
Seemingly dead and buried after staking the Blues a three-goal lead, the Vancouver Canucks scored four unanswered goals to record an amazing 4-3 overtime victory in St. Louis on Thursday night.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/12/31/sp-canucks-blues-report.html?ref=rss

Scott Morrison Outdoor game brings back childhood memories

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
BOSTON - Marc Savard remembers growing up in Orleans, a small community near Ottawa, spending every minute he could on a frozen outdoor rink playing hockey.

Source: http://www.cbc.cahttp://www.cbc.ca/sports/blogs/2009/12/outdoor_game_brings_back_child.html?ref=rss

Canadiens beat Panthers with big 3rd period

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
Marc-Andre Bergeron and Benoit Pouliot scored in the first 4½ minutes of the third period and the Montreal Canadiens beat the hometown Florida Panthers 5-4 on Thursday night.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/12/31/sp-canadiens-panthers-report.html?ref=rss

Players do anything for World Cup

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
How much would you pay to take part in the World Cup next summer in South Africa? For Italian striker Luca Toni, this wasnt a theoretical question.

Source: http://www.cbc.cahttp://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/fifaworldcup/blog/2009/12/players-will-do-anything-for-a-world-cup-spot.html?ref=rss

Cubs agree with Marlon Byrd on 3 year deal

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
Outfielder Marlon Byrd agreed Thursday to a $15-million US, three-year contract with the Chicago Cubs.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2009/12/31/sp-cubs-sign-byrd.html?ref=rss

Winter Classic Bergeron s path becomes ever clearer

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
Nobody appreciated the turn in weather at Fenway Park more than the Boston Bruins Patrice Bergeron on Thursday.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/12/31/spf-wharnsby-bergeron-winterclassic.html?ref=rss

AT T ends Tiger Woods sponsorship

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
AT&T Inc. said Thursday it would no longer sponsor Tiger Woods, becoming the latest company to sever ties with the worlds top golfer in the wake of allegations of marital infidelity.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2009/12/31/sp-woods-att.html?ref=rss