Archive for May, 2011

James Wade lift Heat to Game 1 win

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
LeBron James scored 24 points for his first win in five finals-game appearances, Dwyane Wade added 22 points and 10 rebounds and the Heat beat the Dallas Mavericks 92-84 in Game 1 of the title series Tuesday night.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/story/2011/05/31/sp-mavericks-heat-game1.html?ref=rss

Indians snap Blue Jays 4 game win streak

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
Blue Jays right-hander Brandon Morrow gave up six runs on nine hits over six innings while striking out nine as Toronto had their four-game winning streak come to an end with a 6-3 home loss to the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2011/05/31/sp-indians-jays.html?ref=rss

Acting CONCACAF chief trying to fire FIFA whistleblower

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
The acting president of CONCACAF says he has fired Chuck Blazer, whose bribery allegations touched off a corruption scandal that has shaken FIFA.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/story/2011/05/31/sp-blazer-fired.html?ref=rss

Canada can support 9 NHL teams Sens founder

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
As the city of Winnipeg officially returned to the NHL fold and became Canadas seventh team, former Ottawa Senators owner Bruce Firestone ruminated on a time when the league may even add two more Canadian hockey clubs.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2011/05/31/sp-firestone-winnipeg.html?ref=rss

TFC s Adrian Cann out for rest of season

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
Reds defender Adrian Cann on Tuesday was ruled out for the remainder of the 2011 Major League Soccer season with a torn ACL.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/story/2011/05/31/sp-cann-tfc.html?ref=rss

Canucks Malhotra misses practice

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
Vancouver Canucks centre Manny Malhotras inspirational comeback was put on hold Tuesday, raising questions about whether he will be able to compete in the Stanley Cup finals against the Boston Bruins.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup/story/2011/05/31/sp-malhotra-practice.html?ref=rss

Gill signs 1 year extension with Habs report

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
Defenceman Hal Gill has reportedly signed a one-year contract to stay with the Montreal Canadiens.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup/story/2011/05/31/sp-gill-contract-habs.html?ref=rss

Waddell beyond disappointed for Thrashers

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
The road to the return of NHL hockey to Winnipeg ran from Atlanta, but with a detour in Arizona.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup/story/2011/05/31/sp-waddell-thrashers.html?ref=rss

How the Stanley Cup finalists were built

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
Both the Vancouver Canucks and Boston Bruins have made effective use of trades to get to the brink of a Stanley Cup championship.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/stanleycup/story/2011/05/30/sp-finalist-rosters.html?ref=rss

Alouettes pounce on former Ticat DeAngelis

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
Former Hamilton Tiger-Cats kicker Sandro DeAngelis, who last season turned in a career-low 76.2 per cent success rate on field goal attempts, reportedly has signed on with the Montreal Alouettes one week before training camp.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2011/05/31/sp-deangelis-alouettes.html?ref=rss