Archive for December, 2009

Brodeur celebrates Team Canada selection with shutout

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
Martin Brodeur made 32 saves for his second straight shutout against the Pittsburgh Penguins and record his 105th overall, leading the New Jersey Devils to a 2-0 victory Wednesday night.

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

Avs build lead and hang on to beat Senators

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
Ryan OReillys goal early in the third period proved to be the winner Wednesday as the Colorado Avalanche continued their dominance over the Eastern Conference this season with a 4-3 victory over the Ottawa Senators.

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

Conroy helps Flames down Kings

Thursday, December 31st, 2009
Craig Conroys first goal of the year early in the second period stood up as the game-winner Wednesday night as the Calgary Flames won 2-1 over the Los Angeles Kings.

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

Goaltender Labonte leads Canada over U S

Wednesday, December 30th, 2009
Charline Labonte made 38 saves and Canada continued its recent dominance over the United States with a 2-1 exhibition victory Wednesday night at St. Paul, Minn.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/olympics/story/2009/12/30/canada-usawomen.html?ref=rss

Oilers end losing streak with win over Leafs

Wednesday, December 30th, 2009
The Edmonton Oilers ended a seven-game losing streak by beating the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 on Wednesday.

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

Habs win again in OT

Wednesday, December 30th, 2009
Tomas Plekanec scored at 3:32 of overtime to give the Montreal Canadiens a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Wednesday night.

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

Bargnani s key 3 gives Raptors 5th straight win

Wednesday, December 30th, 2009
Chris Bosh scored 33 points and Andrea Bargnani had 28, including a key trey in the last minute as the Toronto Raptors defeated the Charlotte Bobcats 107-103 Wednesday to extend their season-best win streak to five games.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/story/2009/12/30/bosh-bargnani.html?ref=rss

Canadian juniors named CP s best for 09

Wednesday, December 30th, 2009
Canadas junior hockey team, which kept the countrys run of gold alive in the face of long odds, has been named The Canadian Press team of the year for 2009.

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

Wharnsby Experienced youth served for Team Canada

Wednesday, December 30th, 2009
If there was one underlying theme in Steve Yzermans selections as executive director of the Canadian mens Olympic hockey team on Wednesday, it was that his management team wasnt afraid to choose youth.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/olympics/features/story/2009/12/30/spo-wharnsby-olympic-selection.html?ref=rss

Pacquiao sues Mayweather for defamation

Wednesday, December 30th, 2009
Manny Pacquiao upped the ante Wednesday in his standoff with Floyd Mayweather Jr. by filing a lawsuit alleging that Mayweather and others defamed him by falsely accusing Pacquiao of using performance-enhancing drugs.

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