Archive for February, 2012

Meeting of the MVPs: Aaron Rodgers drops by Brewers camp, visits with Ryan Braun ()

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012
If you expected Aaron Rodgers' appearance at Milwaukee Brewers camp on Wednesday to be a pulpit-hammering defense of his good pal Ryan Braun, you were left disappointed. The reigning NFL MVP instead left his tweets on Braun's suspension saga stand as the public record, telling reporters that he wouldn't be making any comments at the camp in Maryvale, Ariz. The Green Bay Packers quarterback has been a visitor to Brewers' spring training in past years and spent Wednesday filming some baseball commercials for the upcoming season.

Gretzky not ready to return to NHL

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Wayne Gretzky is not ready to return to hockey just yet. In an interview with Hockey Night in Canada Radio hosts Gord Stellick and Kelly Hrudey on Wednesday, the Great One confirmed he's comfortable watching from the sidelines for the time being.

Ward cut without discussing contract (Yahoo! Sports)

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012
Although he might have considered a salary reduction, Hines Ward was released by the Pittsburgh Steelers on Wednesday without the franchise ever broaching the possibility of a contract restructuring, a source close to the 14-year veteran wide receiver told The Sports Xchange later...

Spain France Dutch post impressive friendly wins

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

With 100 days until this years European Championship kicks off, Spain, France and the Netherlands continued their preparations with spirited friendly wins Wednesday.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/story/2012/02/29/sp-fifa-friendly-roundup.html?cmp=rss

Vikings Won’t Re-sign WR Camarillo (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012
As the beginning of free agency (March 13) draws closer, the Minnesota Vikings will have plenty of decisions to make on whether or not to re-sign their 17 remaining unrestricted free agents.

Vikings Won’t Re-sign WR Camarillo (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012
As the beginning of free agency (March 13) draws closer, the Minnesota Vikings will have plenty of decisions to make on whether or not to re-sign their 17 remaining unrestricted free agents. Progress has apparently been slow, but the Vikings have begun the process and named the...

The Great One talks hockey on HNIC Radio

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Wayne Gretzky joins host Gord Stellick on Hockey Night in Canada Radio.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockeynightincanadaradio/video/#id=2203768932?cmp=rss

Steelers will release WR Hines Ward (The Canadian Press)

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012
PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Hines Ward's constant, ear-to-ear smile tucked behind a black facemask has been a lasting image for Pittsburgh Steelers fans the past 14 seasons.

NFL Roundup: Steelers release Ward, Brees talk arduous, Romo stays (Yahoo! Sports)

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012
Wide receiver Hines Ward will be released by the Steelers after 14 years with the franchise, the team announced. "This isn't how I wanted this chapter of my career to end," Ward said in a statement. "I did everything in my power to remain a Steeler and finish what...

Oakland Raiders Season Ticket Options: Fan’s Review (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012
After a disappointing end to the 2011 season, it's time for the Raider Nation to start thinking about Season Tickets for the 2012 Oakland Raiders season. Season Tickets are now available and there's a wide range of pricing, seats are available as a low as $26 per game, or $260 for the season.