Archive for July, 2010

Edmonton Eskimos fire GM Macioca

Saturday, July 31st, 2010
Danny Macioca has been fired as general manager of the Edmonton Eskimos.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2010/07/31/sp-macioca.html?ref=rss

Felicien Lopes Schliep set for hurdles final clash

Saturday, July 31st, 2010
The most anticipated clash of the 2010 Canadian track and field championships is now set after both Perdita Felicien and Priscilla Lopes-Schliep won their respective semifinal heats of the 100-metre hurdles Saturday at the University of Toronto.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/amateur/story/2010/07/31/sp-hudles-clash.html?ref=rss

Toronto FC looks to end road funk

Saturday, July 31st, 2010
With a woeful 1-5-1 road record, Toronto FC will try to get back on track when the team travels to Kansas City to take on the Wizards on Saturday night (8:30 p.m. ET).

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/soccer/story/2010/07/31/sp-tfc-kansascity-preview.html?ref=rss

Riders Cats set familiar faces against each other

Saturday, July 31st, 2010
The Hamilton Tiger-Cats go into Regina on Saturday night hoping to break off a long drought in the southern prairies.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2010/07/31/sp-hamiltonriders.html?ref=rss

Bautista Westbrook tangled in trade rumours

Saturday, July 31st, 2010
Hours before the trade deadline, Toronto slugger Jose Bautista will be in his familiar role while Clevelands Jake Westbrook is scheduled to start as the Indians try to avoid a fourth straight loss Saturday (1:07 p.m. ET) against the surging Jays.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2010/07/31/sp-indians-jays-preview.html?ref=rss

Haynesworth skips fitness test

Saturday, July 31st, 2010
Defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth is at practice for the Washington Redskins - but strictly as an observer.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/football/story/2010/07/31/sp-haynesworth-skips-test.html?ref=rss

Vettel grabs pole at Hungarian Grand Prix

Saturday, July 31st, 2010
Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel has secured the pole position for the Hungarian Grand Prix Saturday in Budapest and will be joined by teammate Mark Webber on the front row.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/story/2010/07/31/sp-vettel-pole.html?ref=rss

Twins Morneau not close to returning

Saturday, July 31st, 2010
Minnesotas Justin Morneau has made progress in his recovery from a concussion, but the first baseman still does not have a target date for his return.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/baseball/story/2010/07/30/sp-morneau-return.html?ref=rss

Oilers hire Krueger as associate coach

Saturday, July 31st, 2010
Ralph Krueger is headed back to Canada, with the Edmonton Oilers announcing on Friday that he will serve as associate coach.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2010/07/30/sp-oilers-krueger.html?ref=rss

Lightning sign Dominic Moore

Saturday, July 31st, 2010
Dominic Moore is taking his act to the Tampa Bay Lightning, agreeing to a two-year contract announced Friday.

Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/story/2010/07/30/sp-tbl-lightning.html?ref=rss