April 30, 2015 |
Carey ready for Vegas Mariah Carey is trying to keep in shape for the grueling work ahead when she launches her show "Mariah #1 to Infinity," a three-month residency at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas that opens May 6. The 45-year-old singer tells E! News she also has been working hard to put together a strong set list for her shows. But her biggest concern is to get her kids settled in Vegas. "They're always with me," Carey says of Monroe and Moroccan , her kids with estranged hub Nick Cannon . The fraternal twins will turn 4 on Thursday.
January 12, 2014 |
Splitsville for Duff, Comrie The courtship began in '07, the wedding was Aug. 14, '10, and their bairn was born March 20, '12. Those moments are but dead memories now for Hilary Duff and NHL player Mike Comrie , who on Friday announced they are separating in what has been termed an amicable, even loving, decision. "Mike and I are sitting here," Duff tweeted around 4 p.m., "we are so appreciative for all of your kindness & well wishes. Not an easy day but we're getting thru it together.
February 14, 2012 |
MIKE COMRIE, who twice scored at least 30 goals in a season, retired from the NHL yesterday after a third hip operation in 5 years. The 31-year-old center announced his retirement 2 weeks after his latest hip procedure, saying in a statement he was no longer able to "manage the rigors of NHL play. " Comrie was limited to 127 games over the last three seasons. Comrie played 589 regular-season games with Edmonton, the Flyers, Phoenix, Ottawa, the New York Islanders and Pittsburgh.
December 27, 2007 |
Mike Comrie scored with 9.6 seconds left in overtime, Wade Dubielewicz made 22 saves in relief of injured Rick DiPietro and the New York Islanders beat the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs, 4-3, last night. Comrie, who also scored in New York's three-goal first period, got to a rebound of Richard Park's shot and put it past Toronto backup goalie Andrew Raycroft shortly after a Maple Leafs power play expired. Andy Hilbert and Bill Guerin also scored in an unusually productive first period for the Islanders to stake DiPietro to a lead.
October 6, 2007 |
Rick Nash had two goals and a career-best four points and Pascal Leclaire stopped 28 shots to lead the Columbus Blue Jackets over the road-weary Anaheim Ducks, 4-0. Sergei Fedorov and Ron Hainsey each added a power-play goal and an assist for the Blue Jackets, opening their first full season under coach Ken Hitchcock. The Stanley Cup champion Ducks looked tired and disorganized for the first two periods, which might be expected after they opened the season by splitting two games with Los Angeles in London - England, not Ontario - last weekend.
July 6, 2007 |
The New York Islanders finally found free agents willing to join them, signing All-Star forward Bill Guerin to a 2-year contract and center Mike Comrie to a 1-year deal yesterday. Guerin, a four-time All-Star, scored 36 goals last season splitting time with St. Louis and San Jose. The team suddenly is rebuilding after losing forwards Ryan Smyth, Jason Blake, Richard Zednik, Viktor Kozlov and defenseman Tom Poti since the free-agent signing period began Sunday. Comrie, a former Flyer, had 20 goals and 25 assists in 65 games with Ottawa.
October 24, 2006 |
MONTREAL - Chris Drury scored his 10th goal and the Buffalo Sabres set a new team record by extending their season-opening winning streak to nine games with a 4-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens last night. Buffalo moved to within one victory of tying Toronto's league record of 10 straight wins at the start of the 1993-94 season. The Sabres matched their previous mark of eight, set in 1975-76, with a 6-2 win in Boston on Saturday. Ryan Miller made 26 saves, losing a bid for his first shutout of the season on Mike Johnson's goal 9 minutes, 6 seconds into the third.
December 23, 2005 |
Jozef Stumpel had a great day. Stumpel was named to the Olympic team for Slovakia and then scored two goals to help the Florida Panthers beat visiting Buffalo, 4-1, last night. "It's exciting and maybe it gave me a lift," Stumpel said of making the roster for Turin, Italy. The victory snapped the Sabres' seven-game winning streak and ended goalie Martin Biron's 13-game winning streak. "They created the chances and created more opportunities and they got the goals," Biron said.
August 13, 2004 |
The Flyers re-signed defenseman Mattias Timander to a 2-year deal yesterday. Financial terms were not disclosed. Timander, 30, scored two goals and five assists in 39 games for the Flyers and New York Islanders last season. He was acquired by the Flyers in January in exchange for a seventh-round draft pick. Timander has 13 goals and 57 assists in 419 games in his 8-year NHL career. A couple of former Flyers also nailed down new contracts with their current teams: New York Islanders defenseman Janne Niinimaa agreed to a 3-year deal, and Phoenix center Mike Comrie, who was traded by the Flyers in February, signed a 2-year contract.
August 13, 2004 |
Michelle Wie squandered a late lead, losing the last three holes and her second-round match to In-Bee Park at the U.S. Women's Amateur yesterday in Erie, Pa. Wie led, 2 up, heading to the 16th hole at the Kahkwa Club, but was eliminated in the early rounds of the championship for the second straight year. The 14-year-old from Hawaii lost in the first round in 2003. In the afternoon matches, Paula Creamer of Pleasanton, Calif., beat Brittany Lincicome of Seminole, Fla., 2 and 1, to advance.