Daily Archives: October 21, 2013

Texans Cushing Out for Season

For the second consecutive season, the Texans will be without linebacker Brian Cushing for a significant portion of time, after Cushing suffered a broken leg and a torn lateral collateral ligament in Sunday’s game against the Kansas City Chiefs. Cushing was injured after Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles threw a cut block, striking Cushing’s knee […]

Redskins Meriweather Suspended Two Games

The NFL wants to send a message to players who refuse to take the safety of other players into account. Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather received that message Monday, when the NFL announced that Meriweather would be suspended two games for repeated violations of the NFL’s helmet-to-helmet and hits to a defenseless receiver rules. In […]

Avalanche Forward McLeod Suspended Five Games

Cody McLeod of the Colorado Avalanche has been suspended for five games, the NHL Department of Player Safety announced Monday evening. McLeod, 29, was suspended for boarding Detroit Red Wings defenseman Niklas Kronwall in a game on Thursday. Kronwall skated into a corner in his defensive zone and with his back facing out, McLeod drove […]

NHL Scores 10/20/2013

Vancouver Canucks 1 Columbus Blue Jackets 3 VAN: Henrik Sedin (2) CBJ: Marian Gaborik (3), R.J. Umberger (1), Ryan Johansen (2)   Nashville Predators 3 Winnipeg Jets 1 NSH: Erik Nystrom (2), Patric Hornqvist (3), Matt Cullen (2) WPG: Evander Kane (5)   Dallas Stars 3 Anaheim Ducks 6 DAL: Ryan Garbutt (1), Brenden Dillon […]