1. Andrei Markov's Injury: A Big Challenge For the Montreal Canadiens.

    The first victory of the season for the Montreal Canadiens came with a huge price tag. The team's best defense man, Andrei Markov, was injured and will be sidelined for up to four months.The incident came during the third goal of the Toronto Maple Leafs.

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  2. Montreal Canadiens Open Season With Overtime Win

    The Toronto Maple Leafs hosted the Montreal Canadiens tonight as the 2009-2010 season opener.The intense rivalry between those two teams was reignited very early into this game as Georges Laraque ...

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  3. Montreal Canadiens Season Opens Tomorrow.

    The 2009-2010 edition of the Montreal Canadiens is very different from last season. General Manager Bob Gainey found a new coach in Jacques Martin and has drastically modified his roster...

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  4. Justine Henin Announces Her Comeback

    Sixteen months after her retirement from competition, former No. 1 player in the world Justine Henin announced this week that she will come back for the 2010 season.The main reason for Henin's comeback is that "the flame has lit up once again...

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  5. Montreal Canadiens: A Series of Preseason Games

    The Montreal Canadiens' training camp will pick up a notch as the team will play five games in the next five nights.The Habs coach, Jacques Martin, knows very well about their first opponents, ...

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  6. 2009 US Open: Del Potro Defeats Federer in a Classic Five-Set Showdown.

    Due to the bad weather conditions, the 2009 U.S. Open men's final between Juan Martin Del Potro and Roger Federer was played today.The fans gathered at Arthur Ashe stadium were in for a five-set showdown that lasted just over four hours...

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  7. 2009 US Open: Melanie Oudin Advances to the Quarterfinals.

    After defeating Elena Dementieva and Maria Sharapova during earlier rounds, the 17-year-old American phenom, Melanie Oudin, defeated Nadia Petrova in three sets (1-6, 7-6, and 6-3) and qualified herself for a quarterfinal match at the 2009 US Open...

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  8. The GP3R in Images

    The 2009 Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres was exciting. I have captured as many images of the event as I could during the weekend and I am presenting them to you. This was the 40th edition of this great event and it was once again a huge success...

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  9. 2009 GP3R: Andrew Ranger Wins for a Second Time

    The main event of this 2009 Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres was exciting from start to finish. At the end, Andrew Ranger crossed the finish line in first place and won for a second year in a row in Trois-Rivieres...

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  10. The 2009 GP3R Friday slideshow.

    The NASCAR Canada series is a very competitive one and many drivers have a legitimate chance to win it all. Winning at Trois-Rivieres in this race is not an easy task. You need a good starting position, a good setup, a great line and a bit of luck...

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  11. GP3R 2009: Andrew Ranger going for two in a row

    The main event of this 40th edition of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres promises a lot of action. The NASCAR Canada race scheduled for tomorrow will be very disputed from start to finish...

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  12. At the GP3R.

    This weekend I will be at the 40th edition of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres.I am leaving right now for the practice sessions and I will be on the site all weekend long. I will take pictures of this great event and I will post them in here...

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  13. Honorable Exit for Frederic Niemeyer from 2009 Rogers Cup

    Yesterday evening on the center court of the Uniprix stadium in Montreal, Frederic Niemeyer played a very good match versus Roger Federer—an honorable 6-7, 4-6 loss to the No...

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  14. Death of Arturo Gatti: Brazilian Police Concludes It's A Suicide

    The life and times of Arturo Gatti were memorable. The story surrounding his death will also be memorable as new elements of this intriguing affair were discovered in the last hours...

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  15. Felipe Massa Recovers After Violent Crash

    Some great news comes today from the doctors at the AEK hospital in Budapest. Felipe Massa, Ferrari's Brazilian driver, is responding well after the surgery. Some bone fragments were taken out around Massa's left eye...

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  16. Villeneuve, Ranger, and Brisebois at the 2009 Grand Prix De Trois-Rivieres

    The 40th edition of the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres will be very interesting to watch.Last week, the former Formula One champion, Jacques Villeneuve, announced that he will be a part of the NASCAR Canada event at the GP3R...

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  17. Amanda Rodrigues taken in custody.

    The story around Arturo Gatti's death evolved in the last hours as the Brazilian police has taken Gatti's wife, Amanda Rodrigues, into custody in this murder case.The 23-year-old woman and her lawyer are pleading that a small and frale woman like Mrs...

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  18. Boxing: Arturo Gatti 1972-2009

    One of my favorite boxer of all time, Arturo Gatti, has been found dead today in his hotel room in Brazil.The Brazilian police was short on details but has declared that the death was considered ''suspect'' as some blood was found in his hotel room...

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  19. Colorado Avalanche's Joe Sakic Retires

    Another great player will announce his retirement this week. Joe Sakic will meet the press tomorrow to give his impressions on his great career.Sakic began his NHL career in 1988-1989 with the Quebec Nordiques...

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  20. The New Face of the Montreal Canadiens.

    During the course of the last few days, general manager Bob Gainey transformed the Montreal Canadiens' roster. The transformation began during the 2009 NHL entry draft...

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  21. The Molson Family Buys the Montreal Canadiens: Over Fifty Years of History

    George Gillett sold the Montreal Canadiens to the Molson family a few days ago. The legendary hockey club is once again the property of the famous Molsons from Montreal.In 2001, the Molson brewery sold 80...

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  22. 2009 Stanley Cup Final: New champions!

    Tonight, the Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the defending champion Detroit Red Wings on their home ice by the score of 2-1 to clinch the 2009 Stanley Cup championship...

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  23. Pittsburgh Holds Off Detroit To Force Decisive Game Seven

    The epic battle between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Detroit Red Wings resumed yesterday in Pittsburgh.Down 2-3 in the series, Pittsburgh was facing elimination before yesterday's game...

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  24. Stanley Cup Finals: Series Tied, Headed Back to Detroit

    Game Four of the 2009 Stanley Cup finals was contested Thursday at Mellon Arena in Pittsburgh. The Pittsburgh Penguins faced another must-win situation, trailing the Detroit Red Wings 1-2 coming into the second home game...

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  25. 2009 Stanley Cup final: Pittsburgh wins at home.

    Game Three of the 2009 Stanley Cup final was disputed yesterday at the Mellon arena in Pittsburgh. The Pittsburgh Penguins were in a must-win situation as they were trailing the Detroit Red Wings by 0-2 in the series...

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