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Nestor & Knowles Advance

May 28, 2004 / 2:28 pm

Canadian Daniel Nestor and Bahamian partner Mark Knowles cruised into the third round of the French Open on Friday, dispatching a veteran American duo 6-2,...

Canadian Cyclist Breaks Down

May 27, 2004 / 5:03 pm

Canadian cyclist Genevieve Jeanson, who still needs to qualify for the Olympic Games in Athens, broke down in tears Thursday when she spoke about failing to...

WHL Player Dies

May 27, 2004 / 6:15 am

Some tragic news for the WHL yesterday. 17-year-old Prince George Cougars"" defenceman Mike Fogolin has died. He passed away Tuesday night in his sleep. This...

Panthers Hire Martin

May 26, 2004 / 4:48 pm

Jacques Martin is the new head coach of the Florida Panthers while Mike Keenan is back with the team as general manager. Martin becomes the team""s fourth coach...

Raiders Get The Bronze

May 26, 2004 / 6:00 am

By Mr. ""K"" (a.k.a. Ed Kwasniewski) The Rutland Raiders returned from the Edmonton Warriors Jr. Lacrosse Victoria Day Tournament with a Bronze Medal. The...

Stanley+World Hockey

May 25, 2004 / 5:18 pm

The two standout net minders, Tampa Bay""s Nikolai Khabibulin and Calgary""s Miikka Kiprusoff, will go toe-to-toe in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup finals at the St....

Say Au Revoir To Andre

May 24, 2004 / 10:17 am

Andre Agassi lost Monday in the first round of the French Open to a qualifier from France ranked 271st - an upset that rivals the biggest in Grand Slam history....

Stanley Cup Set

May 23, 2004 / 11:58 am

The Tampa Bay Lightning are off to the Stanley Cup finals for the first time in franchise history. This after Tampa Bay""s 2-1 Game 7 victory over the Flyers on...

Saturday Semifinal

May 22, 2004 / 11:16 am

Gatineau Olympiques and Medicine Hat Tigers meet in today""s semi-final at 1 o""clock at Prospera Place. The winner plays the Kelowna Rockets at 1 Sunday for...

Villeneuve Back In F-1: Report

May 21, 2004 / 3:14 pm

Former Formula One champion Jacques Villeneuve could be racing for the Williams-BMW team in next month""s Canadian Grand Prix. According to a report in...

Magic Joins NASCAR

May 20, 2004 / 1:15 pm

NASCAR on Thursday announced that basketball Hall of Famer Magic Johnson will serve as co-chairman to the newly created Executive Steering Committee for...

Crosby Takes Top Honours

May 19, 2004 / 3:26 pm

Rimouski Oceanic forward Sidney Crosby was named the Canadian Hockey League""s player of the year Wednesday. The native of Cole Harbour, N.S., became the first...

Raiders and Flames Tie

May 18, 2004 / 10:37 pm

by Mr. ""K"" (a.k.a. Ed Kwasniewski) The Rutland Raiders ended the first part of their Thompson/Okanagan Junior Lacrosse season with a 6 - 1 - 1 record and sole...

Pitcher Of Perfection

May 18, 2004 / 10:34 pm

Randy Johnson""s career is now as perfect as they come. The 40-year-old left-hander turned back the clock Tuesday night, tossing the 17th Major League perfect...

Ricky Williams Caught With Pot

May 18, 2004 / 4:42 pm

Miami Dolphins running back Ricky Williams refused Tuesday to discuss whether he violated the NFL""s substance-abuse policy a second time by using marijuana....

Coulthard Joining Jaguar

May 17, 2004 / 4:44 pm

David Coulthard is considering a move to Jaguar Racing for 2005, according to published reports. A British tabloid quotes a team source who says it""s time the...

Raiders Move Into First Place

May 16, 2004 / 1:20 pm

By Mr. ""K"" (a.k.a. Ed Kwasniewski) The Rutland Raiders got a bit of revenge for their only loss this year and moved into sole possession of first place in the...

Senior Games Torch

May 16, 2004 / 12:23 pm

The torch-lighting ceremony for the BC Senior Games has been held in Penticton. The Games won""t take place until September, but an excited crowd turned out...

World Cup Team

May 15, 2004 / 9:01 am

Team Canada will attempt to wrestle away the World Cup of Hockey from the rival United States this summer without the services of Todd Bertuzzi. The suspended...

Dryden Might Enter Politics

May 14, 2004 / 3:30 pm

The federal Liberals are counting on legendary goalie Ken Dryden to man the pipes for them in the coming federal election and add yet another line to perhaps...

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