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GOOD MORNING LISTENERS! I’M ALLISON TANNER WITH YOUR EVOLUTION SPORTS TO 10 O’CLOCK. I’LL KICK OFF YOUR SPORTS WITH LAST NIGHTS CANUCKS 5-4 VICTORY OVER THE CALGARY FLAMES. CANUCKS BACKUP GOALIE, EDDIE LACK STARTED AND MADE 32 SAVES IN HIS FIRST REGULAR-SEASON NHL GAME. DAVID BOOTH SCORED FOR VANCOUVER IN THE FIRST PERIOD AND DALE WEISE, JANNIK HANSEN AND MIKE SANTORELLI SCORED IN THE THIRD AFTER THE CANUCKS FELL BEHIND 3-1 EARLY IN THE PERIOD. CALGARY DID TIE UP THE GAME AS DAVID JONES SCORED ON LACK WITH 19 SECONDS LEFT IN REGUALTION. IN OVERTIME, SANTORELLI SCORED HIS SECOND GOAL AT 3:17 FOR THE WIN. MIKAEL BACKLUND, SEAN MONAHAN AND CALGARY CAPTAIN MARK GIORDANO ALSO SCORED FOR THE FLAMES AND FLAMES GOALIE JOEY MACDONALD STOPPED 23 SHOTS.

VANCOUVER WHITECAPS FORWARD CAMILO SANVEZZO WAS NAMED MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER PLAYER OF THE WEEK ON MONDAY. HE SCORED TWO SECOND-HALF GOALS IN A 2-2 TIE WITH THE PORTLAND TIMBERS ON SUNDAY TO KEEP THE WHITECAPS IN PLAYOFF CONTENTION. CAMILO'S FIRST GOAL CAME ON A FREE KICK FROM NEARLY 30 YARDS OUT. HIS SECOND GOAL WAS A SPECTACULAR SCISSOR-KICK VOLLEY FROM THE TOP OF THE BOX. CAMILO LEADS ALL MLS PLAYERS WITH THREE PLAYER OF THE WEEK AWARDS THIS SEASON.

THREE TEAMS HAVE A CHANCE TODAY TO ADVANCE IN THE BASEBALL PLAYOFFS. IN THE NATIONAL LEAGUE, PITTSBURGH CAN MOVE ON WITH A VICTORY AT HOME OVER ST. LOUIS. LOS ANGELES CAN ALSO ADVANCE WITH A WIN AT HOME AGAINST ATLANTA. IN THE AMERICAN LEAGUE, THE BOSTON RED SOX ARE LOOKING FOR A SWEEP ON THE ROAD IN GAME 3 OF THEIR SERIES WITH THE TAMPA BAY RAYS.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES COACH CHIP KELLY SAYS QUARTERBACK MICHAEL VICK IS DAY TO DAY BECAUSE OF A HAMSTRING INJURY AND NICK FOLES HAS A CHANCE TO WIN THE STARTING JOB. VICK LEFT


SUNDAY'S 36-21 WIN OVER THE NEW YORK GIANTS IN THE SECOND QUARTER AFTER INJURING HIS LEFT HAMSTRING. FOLES DID WELL IN RELIEF. THE NEW YORK JETS ARE IN ATLANTA TONIGHT. THAT’S YOUR EVOLUTION SPORTS TO 10 O’CLOCK. I’M ALLISON TANNER.


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