Archive for January, 2010

Raptors nail 5th straight win

Sunday, January 31st, 2010
Chris Bosh scored 26 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead the Toronto Raptors to their fifth victory in a row, 117-102 over the visiting Indiana Pacers on Sunday.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/story/2010/01/31/sp-nba-raptors-pacers.html?ref=rss

McCarville Jones perfect at Scotties

Sunday, January 31st, 2010
Ontarios Krista McCarville and Canadas Jennifer Jones lead the Scotties Tournament of Hearts after five draws with 3-0 records.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/curling/story/2010/01/31/sp-curling-jones.html?ref=rss

Janyk continues strong slalom season with 10th in World Cup

Sunday, January 31st, 2010
Whistlers Michael Janyk picked up a 10th place finish in the last mens slalom race before the Winter Games.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/olympics/alpineskiing/story/2010/01/31/janyk-skiing.html?ref=rss

Maple Leafs weekend trade explosion

Sunday, January 31st, 2010
This years edition of the Toronto Maple Leafs probably didnt give GM Brian Burke the levels of pugnacity, testosterone, truculence and belligerence he expected upon his hiring in November 2008. But Sundays addition of Dion Phaneuf might change things.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2010/01/31/spf-mapleleafs-trades.html?ref=rss

Streaking Raptors need to take care of leads against Indiana

Sunday, January 31st, 2010
Torontos recipe for beating the Indiana Pacers seems to be straightforward - when you get that big lead, try to hold onto the darn thing.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/story/2010/01/31/raptors-pacers.html?ref=rss

Senators lose Foligno for 6 8 weeks

Sunday, January 31st, 2010
The Ottawa Senators won a franchise record ninth consecutive game on Saturday afternoon, but confirmed afterward that Nick Foligno is out with a significant injury for the second time this season.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2010/01/31/sp-foligno-sens.html?ref=rss

Crosby puts 2 daggers in the side of the Wings

Sunday, January 31st, 2010
Sidney Crosby scored in regulation and the shootout and the Penguins overcame Jimmy Howards second successive 46-save game to beat the Red Wings 2-1 on Sunday in the rivals first game since Pittsburgh won Game 7 of the Stanley Cup finals in Detroit.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2010/01/31/crosby-wings.html?ref=rss

WHARNSBY Pushing the salary cap

Sunday, January 31st, 2010
The multi-player trade puts the Leafs up against the salary cap, but the Leafs GM says hell see how it all works out

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2010/01/31/spf-wharnsby-leafstrade.html?ref=rss

Jones Sweeting 2 0 at Tournament of Hearts

Sunday, January 31st, 2010
Defending champion Jennifer Jones and Albertas Valerie Sweeting both improved to 2-0 on Sunday at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Sault Ste. Marie, Ont.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/curling/story/2010/01/31/sp-hearts-sun.html?ref=rss

Maple Leafs acquire Phaneuf in 7 player swap

Sunday, January 31st, 2010
The Toronto Maple Leafs announced on Sunday that they have made a seven-player deal with Calgary, with Flames defenceman Dion Phaneuf the centrepiece.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2010/01/31/sp-leafs-sun.html?ref=rss