Archive for December, 2014

World Juniors Canada edges U S to stay undefeated

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
World

Max Domi scored two goals as Canada topped the United States 5-3 to finish first in its preliminary round group at the world junior hockey championship on Wednesday.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/world-juniors-canada-edges-u-s-to-stay-undefeated-1.2887704?cmp=rss

James sits again, denies plans to leave Cavs

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
LEBRON JAMES

LeBron James ended the year with a night off for his sore left knee and an assurance that he has no plans to run away from the Cavaliers.

Frans Nielsen boosts Islanders to win over Jets

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
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Frans Nielsen scored a pair of goals and added an assist as the New York Islanders defeated the Winnipeg Jets 5-2 on Wednesday.

Canada edges U S to stay undefeated

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
World

Max Domi scored two goals as Canada topped the United States 5-3 to finish first in its preliminary round group at the world junior hockey championship on Wednesday.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/canada-edges-u-s-to-stay-undefeated-1.2887704?cmp=rss

Blue Jackets, Nick Foligno agree to 6-year extension

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
FOLIGNO

The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed left wing Nick Foligno to a six-year contract extension worth a reported $33 million US through the 2020-21 season.

Marrone quits as head coach of Buffalo Bills (Reuters)

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
(Reuters) - Doug Marrone has resigned as head coach of the Buffalo Bills, the National Football League (NFL) team announced on Wednesday. Marrone departs just three days after guiding the Bills to their first winning season in a decade. They finished 9-7. He leaves after serving two years of his contract. According to media reports, Marrone had an option in his deal that gave him until the end of Wednesday to opt out, and he will get a $4 million payout. ...

Mike Sullivan returns as Giants’ QB coach (The Associated Press)

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- Mike Sullivan is returning to his old job as the New York Giants' quarterbacks coach.

Cowboys take bounce-back D into Detroit game (The Associated Press)

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
IRVING, Texas (AP) -- The Cowboys had their roughest day on defense when they lost to Philadelphia on Thanksgiving to raise doubts about their playoff hopes.

Doug Marrone steps down as coach of Bills

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
DOUG MARRONE

Doug Marrone has stepped down as coach of the Buffalo Bills.

Winter Classic 3 things to watch

Wednesday, December 31st, 2014
Winter

There are plenty of storylines to follow heading into this years Winter Classic, including players possibly wearing sunglasses during the outdoor game, and the Washington Capitals honouring the tragic passing of a member of the Blackhawks training staff.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/nhl/winter-classic-3-things-to-watch-1.2887642?cmp=rss