Month: March 2016

WHL Roundup: Wheat Kings even series with 5-0 shutout over Oil Kings

WHL Roundup: Wheat Kings even series with 5-0 shutout over Oil Kings

EDMONTON – John Quenneville scored two goals and set up another and Jordan Papirny turned aside all 15 shots he faced as the Brandon Wheat Kings blanked the Edmonton Oil Kings 5-0 to even their first-round Western Hockey League playoff series at…
WHL Roundup: Wheat Kings even series with 5-0 shutout over Oil Kings
Source: NHL

OHL Roundup: Otters sweep Spirit to advance to second round of playoffs

OHL Roundup: Otters sweep Spirit to advance to second round of playoffs

SAGINAW, Mich. – Dylan Strome scored twice, including the eventual power-play winner, as the Erie Otters beat the Saginaw Spirit 6-4 on Thursday to complete their four-game sweep of their Ontario Hockey League first-round playoff series.

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OHL Roundup: Otters sweep Spirit to advance to second round of playoffs
Source: NHL

Schuerholz earns new title with Braves

Schuerholz earns new title with Braves

John Schuerholz will hold some of the same responsibilities that he’s had while spending the past eight seasons as Braves president, but he will now do so at his own pace as the team’s vice chairman, the club announced on Thursday morning. The club will also provide title changes for two of its executive vice presidents — Mike Plant, who will now be president of development, and Derek Schiller, who will be president of business.
Schuerholz earns new title with Braves
Source: MLB

Decent working conditions key to stadium construction in Russia

Decent working conditions key to stadium construction in Russia

Representatives from the Host Cities, stadium authorities, trade unions and experts attending a workshop organised by FIFA and the Russia 2018 Local Organising Committee (LOC) discussed and exchanged views on the working conditions and health and safety at the construction sites of the 2018 FIFA World Cup stadiums.
Decent working conditions key to stadium construction in Russia
Source: Fifa

WHL Roundup: Volcan helps Thunderbirds complete four-game sweep of Cougars

WHL Roundup: Volcan helps Thunderbirds complete four-game sweep of Cougars

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. – Nolan Volcan scored his second goal of the night in overtime as the Seattle Thunderbirds completed their four-game sweep of the Prince George Cougars with a 4-3 win on Wednesday night in Western Hockey League playoff action…
WHL Roundup: Volcan helps Thunderbirds complete four-game sweep of Cougars
Source: NHL