Archive for September, 2011

Sharks stay unbeaten with win over Canucks

Friday, September 30th, 2011

Thomas Greiss stopped 25 shots and the San Jose Sharks remained unbeaten in pre-season play, beating the Vancouver Canucks 3-0 on Thursday night.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2011/09/30/sp-nhl-van-sj.html?cmp=rss

Crosby to travel with Pens to Western Canada

Friday, September 30th, 2011

Sidney Crosby wouldnt miss a trip to Western Canada, even if he almost certainly wont play.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2011/09/29/sp-crosby-sidney-trip.html?cmp=rss

Doughty Kings come to terms on deal

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

The Los Angeles Kings announced late Thursday that the impasse with young star defenceman Drew Doughty was over.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2011/09/29/sp-doughty-deal.html?cmp=rss

Blue Jays core better than 1 year ago GM

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

General manager Alex Anthopoulos feels the Toronto Blue Jays are in a better position than last year despite finishing fourth in the AL East for a second straight season.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2011/09/29/sp-anthopoulos-jays-season.html?cmp=rss

NHL will look into fighting Shanahan

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

New National Hockey League disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan told the CBC that the NHL may have to examine whether fighting has a place in the game.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2011/09/29/sp-shanahan-national.html?cmp=rss

CBC offering extensive coverage of 2011 Pan Am Games

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

The CBC announced on Thursday it is offering a multi-platform broadcasting package for the 16th Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2011/09/29/spf-panam-coverage.html?cmp=rss

CBC offering multi platform coverage of 2011 Pan Am Games

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

The CBC announced on Thursday it is offering a multi-platform broadcasting package for the 16th Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2011/09/29/spf-panam-coverage.html?cmp=rss

Time running out to save NBA season

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Without at least getting very close to the framework of a new collective bargaining agreement this weekend, hopes of the 2011-12 NBA season starting on time would be all but lost.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/story/2011/09/29/sp-nba-labour.html?cmp=rss

Man charged in NHL banana tossing mortified

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

The lawyer for an Ontario man accused of throwing a banana at a black hockey player says his client had no idea his actions could be seen as racist.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2011/09/29/sp-banana.html?cmp=rss

Nestor worthy of Canada s Walk of Fame nod

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

Michael T. Cvitkovic writes that Daniel Nestor is more than a worthy recipient of a star on Canadas Walk of Fame this weekend, he is the finest tennis player the country has ever produced.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/moresports/story/2011/09/29/sp-blog-cvitkovic.html?cmp=rss