Archive for February, 2013

Video Chat Replay Lyndon Rush amp Jesse Lumsden

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

In case you missed it, watch our chat replay with the Canadian bobsleigh duo of Lyndon Rush and Jesse Lumsden, the newly crowned World Cup two-man champions.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/olympics/story/2013/02/26/sp-bobsleigh-chat-lyndon-rush-jesse-lumsden.html?cmp=rss

Steelers claim John Parker Wilson (National Football Post)

Thursday, February 28th, 2013
Quarterback was waived by Jaguars.

Islanders Rick DiPietro clarifies suicide comments

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

New York Islanders goaltender Rick DiPietro says comments he made about considering suicide in a recent interview were used for effect and were not meant to be taken literally.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/nhl/story/2013/02/28/sp-nhl-new-york-islanders-rick-dipietro-comments-suicide.html?cmp=rss

Ben Roethlisberger: Restructures Contract (Rotowire.com)

Thursday, February 28th, 2013
Update: Roethlisberger and the Steelers have restructured his contract, freeing up $6 million in cap space, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

Titans tight end Barden arrested for DUI (The SportsXchange)

Thursday, February 28th, 2013
Tennessee Titans tight end Brandon Barden was arrested on Saturday for driving under the influence in Eastern Georgia.

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Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Flames sign restricted free agent Ryan O Reilly to offer sheet

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

The Calgary Flames signed restricted free agent centre Ryan OReilly to an offer sheet on Thursday, the team confirmed in a press release. Flames general manager Jay Feaster would not provide specific details of the offer sheet for the Colorado Avalanche forward, but multiple reports suggest it is for two years with an annual average salary of $5 million US.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/nhl/story/2013/02/28/sp-nhl-calgary-flames-colorado-avalanche-ryan-oreilly.html?cmp=rss

Former U.S. Olympic executive says wrestling can be saved

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Former U.S. Olympic Committee head Jim Scherr believes wrestling has a path to survival in the Olympics, but it will be a "major challenge."

Blue Jays take down Yankees split squad

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

David Phelps allowed two hits over three scoreless innings Thursday as a New York Yankees' spilt squad lost 1-0 to the Toronto Blue Jays.

Wharnsby Habs on top with winning mindset

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

A rookie general manager, a new coach, a new coaching staff, a new sports psychologist and some new additions to the roster has the moved Montreal Canadiens from worst to first and in the right state of mind.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/opinion/2013/02/the-habs-have-their-minds-in-the-right-place----on-top.html?cmp=rss