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2009-03-14 00:23:25

Henrik Sedin scored twice in a span of 30 seconds in the third period Friday, vaulting the Vancouver Canucks to a 4-2 victory over Los Angeles. The Canucks won on home ice for the eighth straight time. They have not dropped a game at home since Jan.

2009-02-19 22:14:43

Brothers Henrik and Daniel Sedin combined for six points Thursday night and the Vancouver Canucks got off to a hot start to down Ottawa 5-2. Henrik Sedin scored the second of Vancouver's three first-period goals and added three assists.

2009-02-16 21:55:56

B.J. Crombeen scored the winning goal late in regulation Monday to give the St. Louis Blues a 2-1 victory over the New York Rangers. Carlo Colaiacovo scored the other goal for the Blues, who have won two straight and three of their last five.

2009-02-16 00:07:28

Henrik and Daniel Sedin had a goal and an assist each Sunday night to lead Vancouver past Montreal 4-2 -- the Canucks' 10th win in 11 games with the Canadiens. Alexander Edler and Ryan Kesler scored goals and Roberto Luongo stopped 25 shots for Vancouver, which has won five of six overall and has gone 10-0-1 against Montreal since Nov.

2009-02-13 22:42:05

Marty Turco made 32 saves and was credited with an assist Friday night in leading the Dallas Stars to a 2-1 decision over Vancouver. Vancouver failed in its bid for a season-best five-game winning streak.

2009-02-08 00:43:28

Ryan Kesler had two goals and an assist and Alexander Edler had a goal and three assists Saturday night to lead the Vancouver Canucks to a 7-3 route of Chicago. Mats Sundin had a goal and two assists, Daniel Sedin had a goal and an assist and Steve Bernier and Henrik Sedin each scored a goal for Vancouver which won its second straight game after dropping eight in a row.

2009-01-26 13:56:04

Greg Mattison was promoted from linebackers coach to defensive coordinator by the Baltimore Ravens Monday. Mattison, 59, who only has one season of NFL experience, replaces Rex Ryan, who quit to become the New York Jets' head coach. Special teams coordinator Jerry Rosburg was given Ryan's other title of assistant head coach.

2009-01-19 18:57:04

The New York Jets have named Baltimore Ravens defensive coordinator Rex Ryan as their next head coach. The Jets announced the hiring Monday and said Ryan will be introduced at a news conference Wednesday as the team's 17th head coach. The move occurred one day after the Ravens lost to Pittsburgh, 23-14, in the AFC Championship Game.

2009-01-14 19:58:46

Brian Daboll, former quarterbacks coach of the New York Jets, was hired Wednesday as offensive coordinator of the Cleveland Browns. The Browns also hired Rob Ryan as defensive coordinator and Brad Seely as assistant head coach-special teams coordinator. All three men rejoin Eric Mangini, who took the Browns' head-coaching job recently after he was fired by the Jets. The 33-year-old Daboll, who has had NFL coaching jobs for nine seasons, coached the Jets quarterbacks under Mangini in New York.

2009-01-08 15:59:40

Eric Mangini, fired by the New York Jets the day after the regular season ended, was introduced Thursday as the new head coach of the Cleveland Browns. The Browns didn't disclose details of Mangini's contract but it reportedly covers four years. Mangini, who started in the NFL as a ball boy with the Browns in 1994 and later was an assistant coach on the team, replaced Romeo Crennel, who was fired after a 4-12 season. I couldn't be happier to come home to Cleveland, Mangini said.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.