Archive for December, 2009

Bills name Nix new GM

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
The Buffalo Bills named Buddy Nix their general manager on Thursday, the first to hold the official title in two years.

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

Bills expected to name new GM

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
The Buffalo Bills have called a news conference for Thursday afternoon, when they are expected to name their first official general manager in two years.

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

Senators look to rebound against Islanders

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
The Ottawa Senators might be happy to get this month and year over, and a visit from the New York Islanders might be just what they need to enter 2010 on a positive note.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/12/31/sp-senators-islanders-preview.html?ref=rss

Mike Green has no regrets Take 5

Thursday, December 31st, 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/2009/12/31/sp-thurs-take.html?ref=rss

Flames represent next challenge for Oilers

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
The Edmonton Oilers will try to solve the Calgary Flames on Thursday night, less than 24 hours after snapping a seven-game losing streak.

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

Canucks move on without Bieksa

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
The Vancouver Canucks havent yet said how long Kevin Bieksa will be out of the lineup, but his return wont be any time soon as the club reaches the halfway point of the NHL schedule in St. Louis on Thursday.

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

Beckham hopes to replicate success with AC Milan

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
David Beckham hopes his second stint with AC Milan will be as good as the five months he spent on loan with the Italian club in 2009.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/story/2009/12/30/sp-beckham.html?ref=rss

Canada ousted at Spengler Cup

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
Canada lost 4-3 to Belarusian club Dynamo Minsk in its final round-robin game on Wednesday to drop to 2-2 and miss a chance to play in Thursdays Spengler Cup championship at Davos, Switzerland.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/12/30/sp-canada-spengler.html?ref=rss

Rooney sends Man U on the way to 5 0 victory

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
Manchester United thrashed Wigan 5-0 and Arsenal beat Portsmouth 4-1 on Wednesday to diminish Chelseas advantage at the top of the English Premier League going into 2010.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/story/2009/12/30/premiership-rooney.html?ref=rss

Linesman in critical but stable condition after skate cut

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
A linesman whose neck was sliced by an errant skate during a junior hockey game on Tuesday night was in critical but stable condition Wednesday in a London, Ont., hospital.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2009/12/30/sp-hockey-linesman.html?ref=rss