Archive for May, 2011

Winnipeg s NHL team still faces obstacles

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
While fans in Winnipeg are celebrating the return of the National Hockey League to their city, the work is not done - not by a long shot.

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

Winnipeg cheers return of NHL

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
A deal has been reached to bring a National Hockey League team back to Winnipeg for the first time since 1996, sending thousands of fans into the streets in celebration.

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

NHL returns to Winnipeg after 15 year hiatus

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
Its a day the city of Winnipeg has been waiting for since the original Jets moved away 15 years ago as the True North group announced on Tuesday it has purchased the Atlanta Thrashers.

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

Live stream chat NHL in Winnipeg

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
Watch our live stream and join our interactive chat as True North Sports and Entertainment announces it has finalized the deal to relocate the Atlanta Thrashers to Winnipeg.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/hockeynightincanada/idesk/?ref=rss

NHL team on way to Winnipeg

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
Excitement is building as time winds down to a press conference at 11 a.m. CT in Winnipeg to announce a deal to move the NHLs Atlanta Thrashers to the Manitoba capital.

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

Live stream chat at noon ET NHL in Winnipeg

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
Be sure to log in at noon ET for a live stream and interactive chat as True North Sports and Entertainment announces it has finalized the deal to relocate the Atlanta Thrashers to Winnipeg.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/hockeynightincanada/idesk/?ref=rss

NHL on way to Winnipeg

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
A press conference has been called for 11 a.m. CT (noon ET) in Winnipeg to announce a deal to move the NHLs Atlanta Thrashers to the Manitoba capital. Winnipeg Mayor Sam Katz calls it a fantastic day for the city.

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

True North set to announce Winnipeg NHL deal

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
True North Sports and Entertainment Ltd., the group trying to bring an NHL team to Winnipeg, has scheduled an 11 a.m. CT media conference to make a significant community announcement.

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

FIFA election should be postponed English FA

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
The English Football Association has called on FIFA to postpone Wednesdays presidential election in the wake of the bribery scandal that prompted Sepp Blatters lone challenger to withdraw.

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

Colon Yankees shut out Athletics AL roundup

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011
Bartolo Colon pitched a four-hitter for his first shutout in nearly five years and Mark Teixeira homered in the first inning to help New York beat Oakland for the eighth straight time 5-0 on Monday.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2011/05/30/sp-mlb-al-roundup.html?ref=rss