The Mashup

February 23, 2010 - 12:02 pm
The Thrill of Victory In 2006, the U.S. women'€™s hockey team was just as on fire as it is in 2010. The Americans had outscored their first three opponents 17-3 and qualified for a semifinal-round match against Sweden. They then fell to Sweden 3-2, ending their gold medal hopes. Monday, however,...
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February 23, 2010 - 3:01 am
Welcome to Tuesday's Morning Mashup, where we'll get you caught up on what's going on in the sports world and beyond. The Toronto Star ran a story and followup over the weekend that focused on boxing matches being held in locker rooms of youth hockey teams. According to the report , it's not a new...
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February 22, 2010 - 6:48 am
The Thrill of Victory The United States is adding a little blue to the traditional Canada red and white. The U.S. continued to pad its totals Sunday as it strives to win the medal count for the first time since the 1932 Winter Games in Lake Placid, but the day'€™s biggest victory came in a...
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February 22, 2010 - 3:38 am
Welcome to Monday's Morning Mashup, where we'll get you caught up on what's going on in the sports world and beyond. The University of Oregon football team has had a rough offseason. Over the weekend, it got worse. Wide receiver Jamere Holland left an obscenity-laced comment on his Facebook page,...
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February 21, 2010 - 8:09 am
The Thrill of Victory Maybe Vancouver should hold the Winter Olympics every year, because the United States is sure enjoying its time north of the border. The Americans gobbled up their 23rd medal on Saturday to take a commanding nine medal lead over the competition with almost a full week to go...
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February 19, 2010 - 7:16 am
Here is the complete transcript from Tiger Woods ' press conference Friday morning in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.: Good morning and thank you for joining me. Many of you in this room are my friends. Many of you in this room know me. Many of you have cheered for me or supported me. Now, every one of you...
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February 19, 2010 - 5:53 am
Welcome to Friday's Morning Mashup, where we'll get you caught up on what's going on in the sports world and beyond. Rhode Island's Bryant University, in its second season of Division 1 college basketball , ended a 28-game losing streak Thursday with a two-point victory at Wagner. It came a year...
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February 19, 2010 - 5:28 am
On the morning of Tiger Woods '€™ press conference, New England'€™s own Brad Faxon checked in with Dennis & Callahan on Friday to talk about the media storm that has surrounded the No. 1 player in the world. Faxon said that Woods' wife Elin would not be attending the presser, but that...
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February 19, 2010 - 3:43 am
The Thrill of Victory The United States saved the best for last on Thursday night. Evan Lysacek was the American favorite to capture gold in the men'€™s freeskate and he came through with a tight win over his chief rival Evgeni Plushenko of Russia. This was almost too close too call after...
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February 18, 2010 - 10:55 am
The Thrill of Victory Sure, Shaun White took home the halfpipe gold , and rather convincingly at that. But that was kind of expected '€” the man does own his own trick-park after all. But Lindsey Vonn on the other hand '€” now that was a little unexpected. With Vonn hampered with a bum shin...
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