November 28th, 2021

Sports

Local Sports

  • Hall scores twice, Canes win

    Justin Hall continues to find the back of the net. And the Lethbridge Hurricanes benefitted from that following a 3-2 win over the Edmonton Oil Kings in Western Hockey League action Friday night at the Enmax Centre. Hall opened the scoring and added another in the second for the eventual game-winner as the Hurricanes hung [...] Read More »

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  • Pronghorns swimmers off to fast starts at Canada West Championship

    The University of Lethbridge Pronghorns swimming team got the Canada West Championship off on a record-breaking note Friday. The Horns are in Edmonton at the University of Alberta as action continues today and tomorrow. On opening day Friday, first-year Pronghorn Apollo Hess continued to break records, this one in the 50m breaststroke, breaking the Canada [...] Read More »

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  • Eagles honouring teammate at game today

    The Lethbridge Female Junior Eagles hockey team will pay tribute to a teammate and raise further awareness to the importance of mental health this afternoon. As they host the Calgary Titans today at 1:30 p.m. at the ATB Centre, the Eagles will honour teammate Emily Middagh, who lost her battle to mental health earlier this [...] Read More »

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  • Pandas off to semifinals at provincials

    The second day of the Alberta Schools Athletic Association high school volleyball provincials wrapped up on courts around Alberta on Friday. At the 4A boys and girls provincials in Red Deer, the Catholic Central Cougars girls lost 2-0 (13-25, 22-25) to Calgary Bowness and Edmonton Strathcona (19-25, 23-25) to finish the round-robin 2-2. On the [...] Read More »

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  • Rebels, Comets ready for final

    As they head to Edmonton for the Football Alberta Tier IV provincial championship, the Taber W.R. Myers Rebels are taking some of Taber with them. What’s better, some former parts of Taber and the Rebels program will meet them there as well. It’ll make for a downright home field vibe when the fifth-ranked Rebels face [...] Read More »

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National Sports

  • Canada eliminated from Davis Cup tennis tournament after 3-0 loss to Kazakhstan

    MADRID – There will be no long playoff run for Canada at this year’s Davis Cup finals. The Canadians were eliminated from the men’s international tennis tournament Sunday after losing their second tie of the opening round 3-0 to Kazakhstan. Canada, the Davis Cup runner-up the last time the event was held in 2019, leaves [...] Read More »

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  • World Cup super-G called off in Lake Louise because of too much snow

    LAKE LOUISE, Alta. – A World Cup men’s super-G race was cancelled Sunday in Lake Louise, Alta. It was the second race called off because of too much snow. Friday’s downhill was also cancelled. Matthias Mayer of Austria won Saturday’s downhill at the ski resort west of Calgary in Banff National Park. The cancelled downhill [...] Read More »

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  • Kyle Connor scores twice, Winnipeg Jets down Flames to snap five-game winless skid

    CALGARY – Winnipeg forward Kyle Connor knew precisely where he wanted to go with his shot, and that’s exactly where he put it. Connor’s second goal of the night at 15:09 of the third period on Saturday was the game-winner as the Jets snapped a five-game winless skid with a 4-2 comeback victory over the [...] Read More »

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  • Abbotsford Canucks lose to Tucson Roadrunners on power-play goal in final minute

    TUCSON, Ariz. – The Abbotsford Canucks blew a third-period lead and were undone by a power-play goal in the game’s final minute in a 5-4 losing effort at the Tucson Roadrunners in American Hockey League play Saturday. Second-period goals by Jarid Lukosevicius and John Stevens staked Abbotsford (4-6-3) to a 4-3 lead heading into the [...] Read More »

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  • Scoreboard for Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021

    Saturday’s Games NHL Seattle 4 Florida 1 Detroit 3 Buffalo 2 (OT) Edmonton 3 Vegas 2 Los Angeles 4 Ottawa 2 Montreal 6 Pittsburgh 3 St. Louis 6 Columbus 3 Dallas 3 Arizona 2 Colorado 6 Nashville 2 Winnipeg 4 Calgary 2 — AHL Springfield 4 Hartford 2 Iowa 2 Henderson 1 Manitoba 4 Texas [...] Read More »

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