Archive for August, 2011

Ex NHLer Belak committed suicide sources

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

A sad off-season in the National Hockey League continued with the death of former Toronto Maple Leafs and Calgary Flames tough guy Wade Belak, who took his own life, multiple sources told CBC News late Wednesday.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2011/08/31/sp-belak-death.html?cmp=rss

Former NHLer Belak committed suicide sources

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

A sad off-season in the National Hockey League continued with the death of former Toronto Maple Leafs and Calgary Flames tough guy Wade Belak, who took his own life, multiple sources told CBC News late Wednesday.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2011/08/31/sp-belak-death.html?cmp=rss

Venus Williams out of U S Open Zvonareva wins

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Sixth-seeded Robin Soderling withdrew from the U.S. Open because of illness.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/moresports/story/2011/08/31/sp-usopen-day3.html?cmp=rss

Prosecutors drop charges against Bonds after obstruction conviction upheld

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Federal prosecutors dropped all the remaining charges against Barry Bonds, days after a judge upheld the sluggers conviction on an obstruction of justice count. The U.S. attorneys office filed court papers dismissing the three charges of making false statements still pending.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2011/08/31/sp-bonds-charges-dropped.html?cmp=rss

Bruins GM not expecting Savard this season

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli told the Boston Globe on Wednesday that centre Marc Savard wont suit up for the team during the 2011-12 season.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2011/08/31/sp-savard-status.html?cmp=rss

Former NHLer Belak found dead in Toronto condo

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

A sad off-season in the National Hockey League continued Wednesday with the death of former Toronto Maple Leafs and Calgary Flames tough guy Wade Belak, CBC News has confirmed.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2011/08/31/sp-belak-death.html?cmp=rss

Venus Williams out of US Open Zvonareva wins

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Sixth-seeded Robin Soderling withdrew from the U.S. Open because of illness.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/moresports/story/2011/08/31/sp-usopen-day3.html?cmp=rss

Venus Williams Soderling pull out of U S Open

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Sixth-seeded Robin Soderling withdrew from the U.S. Open because of illness.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/moresports/story/2011/08/31/sp-usopen-day3.html?cmp=rss

Manitoba RCMP seize phoney Jets merchandise

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011
RCMP have seized a shipment of 40 counterfeit Winnipeg Jets jerseys, complete with the Jets new logo and shoulder flashes.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2011/08/31/mb-nhl-jets-counterfeit-merchandise.html?ref=rss

Canadian Pospisil advances at U S Open

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011
Canadian Vasek Pospisil has booked a spot in the second round of the U.S. Open.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/moresports/story/2011/08/31/sp-pospisil-usopen.html?ref=rss