Archive for April, 2014

Hockey Night in Canada schedule Round 2

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
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Hockey Night in Canada will be presenting all Eastern Conference playoff games in the next round, beginning Thursday night.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/nhl/hockey-night-in-canada-schedule-round-2-1.2627915?cmp=rss

Kings knock off Sharks with historic 4-win comeback

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
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Anze Kopitar scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period as the Los Angeles Kings completed a historic comeback from three games down with a 5-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks in Game 7 of their Western Conference quarter-final on Wednesday night.

Raptors win Game 5 fend off furious rally by Nets

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
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The Toronto Raptors wasted a 26-point lead before pulling out a 115-113 win over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night, taking a 3-2 lead in their first-round playoff series.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports-content/basketball/nba/game/1420949/recap/?cmp=rss

Nino Niederreiter’s OT goal sends Wild to 2nd round

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
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Nino Niederreiter scored his second of the game in overtime and goalie Ilya Bryzgalov filled in for injured Darcy Kuemper, leading Minnesota to its Game 7 win over Colorado.

Rangers fight off Flyers in Game 7 to advance

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
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Daniel Carcillo and Benoit Pouliot each scored their second goals of the playoffs as the New York Rangers held off the Philadelphia Flyers to advance to the second round of the playoffs.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/nhl/rangers-fight-off-flyers-in-game-7-to-advance-1.2627719?cmp=rss

Blue Jays bow down again to Royals

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
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Alcides Escobar delivered a two-run double in the seventh inning as the Kansas City Royals doubled up the Toronto Blue Jays, 4-2 at Kauffman Stadium on Wednesday night.

Bruins-Habs, Penguins-Rangers series on Hockey Night in Canada

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
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Hockey Night in Canada will be presenting the Bruins-Canadiens and Penguins-Rangers series in the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, which begins Thursday night.

Canadian pairs skaters Moore Towers Moscovitch announce split

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
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The Canadian pairs figure skating duo of Kirsten Moore-Towers and Dylan Moscovitch is splitting up almost three months after helping Canada win an Olympic silver medal in the team event.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/figureskating/kirsten-moore-towers-dylan-moscovitch-announce-split-1.2627493?cmp=rss

Raptors win Game 5, fend off furious rally by Nets

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
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The Toronto Raptors wasted a 26-point lead before pulling out a 115-113 win over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night, taking a 3-2 lead in their first-round playoff series.

CFL to vote on rules involving taunting low blocks

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
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The CFLs vice-president of officiating says new rules being voted on May 8 look to raise the bar on respect and sportsmanship this season.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/cfl/cfl-to-vote-on-rules-involving-taunting-low-blocks-1.2627590?cmp=rss