Archive for April, 2011

Predators grind out 2OT win over Canucks

Saturday, April 30th, 2011
After surrendering a late third-period goal, the Nashville Predators Matt Halischuk scored off the rush with 5:09 remaining in the second overtime to give his team a 2-1 win and knot the series after two games.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup/story/2011/04/30/sp-predators-canucks-game2.html?ref=rss

St Pierre defeats Shields before record crowd at UFC 129

Saturday, April 30th, 2011
Welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre used his standup superiority to win a unanimous decision over Jake Shields at UFC 129 on Saturday night in a fight that lacked fizz.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/moresports/story/2011/04/30/sp-ufc-129.html?ref=rss

James Heat out for revenge vs Celtics

Saturday, April 30th, 2011
The inability to beat Boston is one of the biggest reasons why LeBron James is now wearing a Miami Heat uniform. Hell get a third attempt to top the Celtics in a postseason series starting Sunday when the teams collide in Game 1.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/story/2011/04/30/sp-heat-celtics-preview.html?ref=rss

Whitecaps fall to Columbus

Saturday, April 30th, 2011
Emilio Renteria, Columbus Crew, Vancouver Whitecaps, Major League Soccer, MLS, Omar Salgado

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/story/2011/04/30/sp-whitecaps-crew.html?ref=rss

Bruins Krejci finds his game

Saturday, April 30th, 2011
David Krejci looked a little frustrated in the Montreal series for the Boston Bruins. Even though his line had a couple of overtime goals.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup2011/blog/2011/04/bruins-krejci-finds-his-game.html?ref=rss

Yankees scrap their way to victory over Jays

Saturday, April 30th, 2011
Eric Chavez drove in a run and broke up a potential double play that helped lead to three more, making the most of a spot start and sending the New York Yankees to a 5-4 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2011/04/30/sp-jays-yankees.html?ref=rss

UFC 129 showcases big finishes early in card

Saturday, April 30th, 2011
Montreals John (The Bull) Makdessi knocked out lightweight Kyle Watson with a stunning spinning back fist in the third round at UFC 129 on Saturday in Toronto.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/moresports/story/2011/04/30/sp-ufc-129.html?ref=rss

Bruins take Game 1 vs Flyers

Saturday, April 30th, 2011
Brad Marchand and David Krejci both scored a pair of goals to lead the Boston Bruins to a 7-3 win over the hometown Philadelphia Flyers Saturday afternoon.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup/story/2011/04/30/sp-bos-phi.html?ref=rss

Canadian Franklin drafted by Broncos

Saturday, April 30th, 2011
Canadian offensive lineman Orlando Franklin was taken in the second round by the Denver Broncos with the 46th overall pick.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2011/04/30/sp-football-franklin.html?ref=rss

Henrik not worried about goal drought

Saturday, April 30th, 2011
Should there be a concern that Henrik Sedin, the Vancouver Canucks top centre, hasnt scored a goal in eight playoff games this spring, and has now gone 10 post-season contests without a goal?

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup2011/blog/2011/04/henrik-not-worried-about-goal-drought.html?ref=rss