Archive for June, 2016

Argonauts take down Roughriders in Regina

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

Ricky Ray and the Toronto Argonauts were too much for the Saskatchewan Roughriders in CFL action on Thursday.

Brooke Henderson starts title defence with 1st-round lead

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

Canada's Brooke Henderson, ranked No. 2 in the world, shot a 7-under 65 Thursday to take a two-stroke lead after the opening round of the LPGA Cambia Portland Classic.

Ex-Colts WR Duron Carter, Cris' son, knocks down opposing coach after TD (Shutdown Corner)

Thursday, June 30th, 2016
Rule number one in football, even if it’s unwritten: You can’t hit the other team’s coach. Wide receiver Duron Carter, son of Hall of Fame wideout Cris Carter, broke that rule Thursday night in a CFL game. The Montreal Alouettes wideout, who was on the Indianapolis Colts’ roster last year, had quite the sequence in the game against the Ottawa Redblacks.

Redblacks keep rolling with win over Alouettes

Thursday, June 30th, 2016
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Trevor Harris threw touchdown passes to Ernest Jackson, Greg Ellingson and Chris Williams as the Ottawa Redblacks continued their mastery over the Montreal Alouettes with a 28-13 victory on Thursday night.

Bolt on cruise control at Jamaican Olympic trials

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

Officially beginning his quest for a third consecutive Olympic gold medal in the 100-metre dash, Usain Bolt cruised his way through the quarter-finals at the Jamaica National Senior Championships — which serve as his country's trials to decide who goes to the Rio Games in August.

Carrasco dominates Jays in 14-strikeout victory

Thursday, June 30th, 2016
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The Blue Jays' offence struck out 14 times against Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco as Cleveland continued their winning ways in Toronto.

Goodell's 2015 salary was a little over $31 million for 2015 (The Associated Press)

Thursday, June 30th, 2016
NEW YORK (AP) -- NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell earned just over $31 million for 2015, the league said on Thursday.

Darling of London’s 2012 pool sinks at U.S. trials

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

The star of the London Games struggled to an 11th-place showing in the semifinals of the 100-metre freestyle Thursday night, failing to even make it to the final.

Brown not happy at losing Kings’ captaincy

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

Dustin Brown doesn't agree with the Los Angeles Kings' decision to strip him of their captaincy after eight seasons and two Stanley Cups.

Loyalty and chance to win kept Stamkos in Tampa

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

Steven Stamkos said Thursday that he followed his heart in re-signing with the team that drafted him No. 1 overall in 2008 rather than testing free agency, where he likely would have commanded much more than the $68 million he's due to earn over the next eight seasons.