Archive for June, 2014

World Cup Germany Algeria with analyst Nigel Reed

Monday, June 30th, 2014
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Join the conversation and have your say as CBC soccer analyst Nigel Reed discusses the conclusion and outcome of the knockout match between Germany and Algeria.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/brazil2014/post-game/world-cup-germany-algeria-with-analyst-nigel-reed-1.2691409?cmp=rss

Cameroon to probe World Cup match-fixing claims

Monday, June 30th, 2014
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Cameroon are to investigate claims of match-fixing in their World Cup group games, especially the match against Croatia, the country's football federation said on Monday.

German nerves starting to kick in at World Cup

Monday, June 30th, 2014
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Against a determined Algerian side, Germany laboured to a 2-1 victory in extra time, a trend that's all too familiar to the Die Mannschaft in the later stages of the World Cup, writes soccer expert Pete Hall.

World Cup post game chat Germany Algeria 6 p m ET

Monday, June 30th, 2014
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Join CBC soccer analyst Nigel Reed for a post-game chat following the Germany-Algeria match on Monday. Chat begins at 6 p.m. ET.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/brazil2014/post-game/world-cup-post-game-chat-germany-algeria-6-p-m-et-1.2691409?cmp=rss

World Cup post-game chat, 6 p.m. ET

Monday, June 30th, 2014
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Join soccer expert Pete Hall for a post-game chat following the knockout stage match between Belgium and the U.S. at the FIFA World Cup.

Astros GM responds after internal trade talks hacked

Monday, June 30th, 2014
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The Houston Astros say they have been the victims of hackers who accessed their servers and published months of internal trade talks on the Internet.

Wimbledon Eugenie Bouchard advances to quarter finals

Monday, June 30th, 2014
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Canadian Eugenie Bouchard advanced to the quarter-finals at Wimbledon on Monday with a straight-sets win over Alize Cornet of France.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/tennis/wimbledon-eugenie-bouchard-advances-to-quarter-finals-1.2691886?cmp=rss

Germany outlasts Algeria in extra time

Monday, June 30th, 2014
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Germany barely got by a speedy and fully game Algerian side for a 2-1 win in extra time in the teams’ Round of 16 clash on Monday at the FIFA World Cup.

49ers sign G Netter (The SportsXchange)

Monday, June 30th, 2014
The San Francisco 49ers signed guard Al Netter to a one-year deal, the team announced Monday. Netter (6-foot-6, 310 pounds) originally entered the NFL in 2012 as an undrafted free agent with the 49ers. He spent the entire 2012 season on San Francisco's practice squad, and was later released on Aug. 26, 2013. Netter, 24, then was signed to the Tennessee Titans' practice squad on Sept. 2, 2013.

Notable NHL unrestricted free agents

Monday, June 30th, 2014
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Normally, the annual Canada Day fireworks on July 1 coincide with those in the NHL, namely the bidding for high-priced free agents. Ryan Miller, Dan Boyle, Jarome Iginla and Paul Stastny all could have new hockey homes by the end of Tuesday.