April 28th, 2017

Sports

Local Sports

  • Canes heading into familiar territory

    Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The Lethbridge Hurricanes have read this script before. Two days removed from a 6-2 loss to the Regina Pats in Game 4 of the teams’ Western Hockey League Eastern Conference final series Wednesday night at the Enmax Centre, the Canes look to get back on top on the best-of-seven series [...] Read More »

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  • Canada edged by U.S. in round-robin finale

    Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com In a battle of two rinks familiar with one another, Team Canada the Team U.S. went to school during the final day of round-robin play at the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship Thursday afternoon at the ATB Centre. And in this particular session, it was the U.S. tandem of siblings [...] Read More »

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  • Canadian teams ready for playoffs at World Senior Curling Championship

    Lethbridge Herald Canada’s senior teams are drawing into their playoff openers today at the World Senior Curling Championship at the Lethbridge Curling Club. Ottawa’s Bryan Cochrane and his rink of vice-skip Ian MacAulay, second Doug Johnston and lead Ken Sullivan, who finished at 6-0, has has the top seed in the eight-team quarter-finals, which get [...] Read More »

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  • Colleen Jones happy back on world stage

    Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com This is what the Colleen Jones rink has been playing for. Following a perfect 7-0 showing in the round-robin at the World Senior Curling Championships following play Wednesday at the Lethbridge Curling Club, Jones and her rink of third Kim Kelly, second Mary Sue Radford and lead Nancy Delahunt from [...] Read More »

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  • Kainai Golden Chiefs win pair of titles

    Lethbridge Herald The Kainai Golden Chiefs hockey team recently scored a pair of championships in as many weekends. They were in Calgary last weekend, where the team of seven and eight-year-olds won the Alberta Treaty Hockey Championships in a wild shootout. The previous weekend, the Golden Chiefs were in Edmonton, where they captured the Alberta [...] Read More »

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National Sports

  • Brad Gushue beats Mike McEwen to improve to 3-0 at Champions Cup

    CALGARY – Brad Gushue remained undefeated at the Champions Cup curling competition with a 5-4 win over Winnipeg’s Mike McEwen in Thursday’s evening draw. Gushue (3-0), the only men’s skip without a loss through nine draws, broke a scoreless tie with three in the fourth end. McEwen (2-1) scored a deuce in the fifth, but [...] Read More »

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  • Erik Karlsson outshines Henrik Lundqvist as Senators snatch Game 1

    OTTAWA – Erik Karlsson was hoping for a good bounce and got a great one. Karlsson’s shot from an almost impossible angle beat Henrik Lundqvist with less than five minutes to go in regulation and snatched Game 1 for the Ottawa Senators on Thursday night. The 26-year-old’s first attempt was blocked by Rangers captain Ryan [...] Read More »

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  • Lundqvist makes 41 saves, gives Rangers a chance in Game 1 loss to Senators

    OTTAWA – Henrik Lundqvist didn’t care about all the great saves he made Thursday night, he was only concerned about the ones he didn’t. Lundqvist stopped 41-of-43 shots but the Ottawa Senators defeated the New York Rangers 2-1 in the opening game of its Eastern Conference semifinal as Erik Karlsson scored the winner on a [...] Read More »

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  • Crosby scores twice, Bonino has winner as Pens beat Caps

    WASHINGTON – Sidney Crosby scored two goals in 52 seconds, Nick Bonino had the winner in the third period and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 in Game 1 of their second-round playoff series on Thursday night. In a high-profile showdown of Crosby and Alex Ovechkin, Washington’s captain also scored and Evgeny Kuznetsov [...] Read More »

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  • Cardinals sweep doubleheader from Blue Jays

    ST. LOUIS – Dexter Fowler, Greg Garcia and Matt Adams each had three hits as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Toronto Blue Jays, 6-4 on Thursday night to sweep a day-night doubleheader. The Cardinals won the opener, 8-4, in 11 innings on Matt Carpenter’s grand slam. St. Louis scored three times in the first [...] Read More »

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