Archive for March, 2013

NFL-National Football League roundup (Reuters)

Sunday, March 31st, 2013
March 31 (The Sports Xchange) - The Buffalo Bills and quarterback Kevin Kolb have agreed to a two-year contract. The deal is worth a maximum $13 million and, as ESPN suggests, probably means Kolb will be handed the starting position in Buffalo. His main competition in Buffalo will be Tavaris Jackson, who the Bills signed in February. Kolb's record as a starter is 9-12. He spent the past two seasons with the Arizona Cardinals where he threw for 17 touchdowns and 11 interceptions. During his career in Arizona, he was sacked 57 times. ...

Michigan edges Florida to reach Final Four NCAA

Sunday, March 31st, 2013

Freshman Canadian guard Nik Stauskas scored 22 points, including 6 3-pointers, and Michigan is going to the Final Four for the first time since the Fab Five era after a 79-59 rout of Florida in the South Regional final Sunday.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/nba/story/2013/03/31/sp-nba-michigan-florida.html?cmp=rss

Did You See That? Kevin Ware suffers grotesque injury

Sunday, March 31st, 2013

The sight was pure horror. During the NCAA tournament game between Louisville and Duke on Sunday, Cardinals guard Kevin Ware sustained a gruesome broken right leg.

Blackhawks erupt for 7 goals in rout of Red Wings

Sunday, March 31st, 2013

The Blackhawks scored three goals during a span of 1:39 early in the first period and Brandon Saad and Dave Bolland finished with two goals apiece in the Chicago Blackhawks' 7-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday.

Rangers Astros open the 2013 MLB season

Sunday, March 31st, 2013

The Houston Astros will make it official Sunday night when they face the Texas Rangers: They are an American League team — after 50 years in the NL.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/mlb/story/2013/03/31/sp-mlb-baseball-texas-rangers-houston-astros.html?cmp=rss

Louisville’s Kevin Ware leaves on stretcher with gruesome leg injury

Sunday, March 31st, 2013

Louisville guard Kevin Ware badly injured his lower right leg during the Midwest Regional final against Duke on Sunday and had to be taken off the court on a stretcher.

Atletico Madrid held to draw by Valencia: La Liga

Sunday, March 31st, 2013

Atletico Madrid squandered a chance to reclaim second place in the Spanish league when it was held to a 1-1 home draw by Valencia on Sunday.

Ravens want Dumervil, Suggs, Upshaw on field together (National Football Post)

Sunday, March 31st, 2013
All three pass rushers could be in Baltimore plans.

Canada s Brad Jacobs rallies to stay unbeaten at curling worlds

Sunday, March 31st, 2013

Canadas Brad Jacobs remained unbeaten after two draws at the world mens curling championships Sunday. The Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., native beat Finlands Aku Kauste 8-6 after overcoming an early 4-1 deficit.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/curling/story/2013/03/31/sp-curling-brad-jacobs-world-championships-day-2.html?cmp=rss

Wizards look to extend home streak vs Raptors

Sunday, March 31st, 2013

The Wizards will try to extend their longest home winning streak in more than six years on Sunday night when they take on the Toronto Raptors.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/nba/game/1243307/?cmp=rss