Archive for January, 2018

Jack Eichel’s OT blast pushes Sabres past Flames

Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Jack Eichel's overtime goal gave the Buffalo Sabres a 2-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Monday night.

Zucker scores in 4th straight game as Wild top Senators

Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Jason Zucker scored for the fourth straight game and Alex Stalock made 37 saves to help the Minnesota Wild beat the Ottawa Senators 3-1 on Monday night.

Australian Open: Mertens rides 10-match win streak into semis

Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Elise Mertens has taken a 10-match winning streak straight into the Australian Open semifinals.

Shana Flynn scores 3 to lead Canada over Haiti at U-20 women’s tournament

Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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?Shana Flynn scored three goals as Canada beat Haiti 4-0 on Monday to win Group A at the CONCACAF women's under-20 soccer championship in Couva, Trinidad and Tobago.

Avalanche roll over Leafs for 10th straight victory

Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Blake Comeau scored the go-ahead goal with 7:43 to play as the Colorado Avalanche beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-2 on Monday to extend their win streak to 10 games.

Genie Bouchard and Twitter date get Super invitation

Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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It looks like Genie Bouchard and her Twitter date are going to the Super Bowl, at the invitation of NFL Canada.

Broncos getting an up-close look at Josh Allen this week

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

The Broncos have drafted a quarterback in each of the past three drafts. Broncos General Manager John Elway scouted Josh Allen and Sam Darnold in person. “It’s fun to look over there and see a guy with as a great stature as John Elway,” Allen said Monday, via Nicki Jhabvala of the Denver Post.

AP source: Browns hiring fired Steelers coordinator Haley

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Hue Jackson is finally handing off his Browns offense. Cleveland's coach, who has handled game-planning and play-calling duties while going 1-31 over two seasons with the Browns, is hiring former Pittsburgh offensive coordinator Todd Haley. Jackson interviewed other quality candidates but chose Haley, who spent six seasons guiding Pittsburgh's high-powered offense before he was fired following a playoff loss last week, a person familiar with the negotiations told the Associated Press on Monday night.

AP source: Browns hiring fired Steelers coordinator Haley

Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Hue Jackson is finally handing off his Browns offense. Cleveland's coach, who has handled game-planning and play-calling duties while going 1-31 over two seasons with the Browns, is hiring former Pittsburgh offensive coordinator Todd Haley. Jackson interviewed other quality candidates but chose Haley, who spent six seasons guiding Pittsburgh's high-powered offense before he was fired following a playoff loss last week, a person familiar with the negotiations told the Associated Press on Monday night.

Dick Pound criticizes IOC for not punishing Russia strongly enough for Olympic doping

Monday, January 22nd, 2018
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Dick Pound, a senior member of the International Olympic Committee, is criticizing the Olympic body for neglecting to punish Russia strongly enough, and instead allowing potentially hundreds of Russian athletes to compete at the Winter Games in Pyeongchang.