August 22nd, 2017

Sports

Local Sports

  • A heck of a Guy

    A ‘Good Sport’ column by Dylan Purcell I was at a Lethbridge Herald staff party in the river bottom a few years back when a touch football game broke out. Guy Pomahac was on my team. It was the only thing I wanted when the game started. I like to win. At that stage of [...] Read More »

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  • Stoski strong in opening round

    Stoski strong in opening round Lethbridge Herald Lethbridge’s Justin Stoski is six shots off the lead following the first day of the PGA of Alberta Championship The member of the Lethbridge Country Club carded a 72 during the first round Monday in Red Deer as the final round goes today. Stoski is one of seven [...] Read More »

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  • Canes acquire a known name

    Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Hurricanes made a move for a familiar name on Monday. With the team’s training camp two days away, the Hurricanes acquired the rights to forward Austin Wong – the younger brother of former Canes captain Tyler Wong – from the Kootenay Ice in exchange for defenceman Tyler Strath and a conditional [...] Read More »

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  • High school football kicking off

    Lethbridge Herald Another season of high school football is ready to take the snap. With the 2017 Southern Alberta High School Football League season a little over a week away, a trio of exhibition games will hit the gridiron this weekend. In Raymond, the Edmonton Harry Ainlay Titans – led by Raymond product and head [...] Read More »

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  • Mixed League Windup wraps up

    Lethbridge Herald A busy weekend of slo-pitch rounded the bases at Softball Valley last weekend as the Mixed League Windup took place Friday to Sunday. As the last pitches floated Sunday afternoon, the B, C, D and E-side winners were determined after the A-side winner was crowned Saturday night. In the B-side final, the Play [...] Read More »

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National Sports

  • AP Source: Cavalier trade Irving to Celtics for Thomas

    CLEVELAND – Kyrie Irving’s next cross-over will come against the Cavaliers. Cleveland’s All-Star guard, who asked owner Dan Gilbert to trade him earlier this summer, was dealt Tuesday night to the Boston Celtics in exchange for star Isaiah Thomas, forward Jae Crowder and a 2018 first-round draft pick, a person familiar with the deal told [...] Read More »

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  • AP Source: Cavaliers, Celtics discussing Irving-Thomas trade

    CLEVELAND – Kyrie Irving might get his wish. Cleveland’s All-Star guard, who asked owner Dan Gilbert to trade him earlier this summer, could be on his way to Boston as the Cavaliers are in serious negotiations with the Celtics about swapping him for point guard Isaiah Thomas. Since Irving made his stunning request, the defending [...] Read More »

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  • Montero eager to hurt his former team a second time as Whitecaps host Sounders

    VANCOUVER – Fredy Montero didn’t celebrate his two-goal performance – at least on the field – the last time he suited up against the Seattle Sounders. The Whitecaps striker doesn’t plan on changing a thing when Vancouver hosts his former club for a second time this season on Wednesday night. Montero, who scored 47 times [...] Read More »

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  • Following statement win in Chicago, TFC looks to avoid letdown against Union

    Toronto FC captain Michael Bradley is calling a midweek game against a middling Major League Soccer opponent the “biggest of the year” for his league-leading club. Sure, a Wednesday home match against the struggling Philadelphia Union might not have the same sizzle as Toronto’s big 3-1 road win over Eastern Conference rival Chicago over the [...] Read More »

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  • Heritage status doesn’t mean Glen Abbey can’t be built over:expert

    TORONTO – An Ontario town voted this week to designate one of Canada’s most famous golf courses a heritage site, but one expert says the status doesn’t necessarily protect Glen Abbey’s greens from being turned into a housing development. Paul Dilse, a heritage planning consultant in Toronto, says Oakville, Ont., town council’s vote of intent [...] Read More »

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