Recent Performance Sports News
Heating Up: Oakley’s Sidney Crosby Smashing Through Epic Season, to Star on HBO Show with Alex Ovechkin
The ice is about to catch fire. Big time. Oakley NHL Stars Sidney Crosby of the Penguins and Alexander Ovechkin of the Capitals generally don’t get along very well. Well the two ice chargers’ well-publicized rivalry is set to blaze to new heights, as the two are being highlighted in HBO’s special series, “24/7 Penguins/Capitals: Road to the NHL Winter Classic” from Dec. 15 until New Years Day – when their two bitter rival squads collide. It’ll definitely be a war. And the buildup is making it that much more intense as both have continued to steal headlines…and TV screens.
Dazzling: O’s Anaheim Ducks Star Corey Perry Nets First NHL Hat Trick on Minnesota, Hits Record Books
Quack, Quack, Quack! That’s three huge quacks for three killer goals netted by Oakley’s own Corey Perry in a raucous Anaheim Ducks home game against the Minnestota Wild at the Honda Center this past Sunday. O’s Canadian Right Wing sent in his first NHL hat trick at just 19 seconds into the game, setting the momentum for a crushing 6-2 victory.
Charging the Grands: BMX Team Racer Sam Willoughby Grabs ABA National Pro Championship, Nobles and Buchanan Tally Wins
Sam Willoughby just came up a good amount. The Aussie BMX ripper scored a huge win at the ABA Grand Nationals in AA Pro/Elite Men division in the absence of Elite Men’s rival, Maris Strombergs, who went out with a broken wrist in the first round of the day’s comp. The victory solidified him as the 2010 National Champion – with a 1-1-1 result in the mains. Following up on Sam’s win was Barry Nobles, who snatched the National Pro Cruiser Title with a win of his own. Caroline Buchanan did some domination on the prettier side of the sport, landing the Girls Pro Racing Title after besting the ‘3 heats and 3 finals with the 3 final points’ format.