Taiyoo has taken out one Victorian country Cup this spring and will get his chance to give Darren Weir a second Ballarat Cup on his home track.The seven-year-old gelding snapped a 20-month absence from the winners circle when he won the $100,000 Kyneton Cup (2000m) by a long neck on November 2.The stayers next planned start is in Saturdays $300,000 Listed Ballarat Cup (2200m).Hes in good shape, Weir said.His run was good at Moonee Valley two starts ago when he ran third and then he took that to Kyneton.Hopefully at Ballarat hell run well again. He would have to improve a bit but hes on the way up, I think.Weir said the country Cups had been a target for Taiyoo who finished second in last years Adelaide Cup over 3200m.Victorias premier trainer is based at Ballarat, while he also has horses at Warrnambool.He won the Ballarat Cup with Just The Part in 2004.Of course it would be great to win your home town Cup, Weir said.Ive won one already, so Im happy with that.The Ballarat Cup program is the feature Saturday meeting in Victoria this weekend.Along with the Cup, the meeting also features the $200,00 Magic Millions 2YO Clockwise Classic (1000m), the $100,000 Magic Millions 3&4YO Classic (1100m) and the $100,000 VOBIS Gold Eureka Stockade (1400m) for three-year-olds. Carlos Carson Jersey .com) - The Calgary Flames aim to bounce back from their first regulation home loss of the campaign on Friday night when they host a Detroit Red Wings club that they swept in three meetings a season ago. Bashaud Breeland Jersey .com) - Following a late-game loss to the reigning NBA champs, the Toronto Raptors will look to sustain their recent high-level play as they travel to Indiana to take on the Pacers. http://www.customchiefsjersey.com/ . The Islanders dealt Thomas Vanek to the Montreal Canadiens after less than a year on Long Island. Meanwhile, the Oilers dealt long-time sniper Ales hemsky to the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday for a fifth-round pick in 2014 and a third-rounder in 2015. Jan Stenerud Jersey . Fred Couples, captain of the U.S. side, put it all into perspective. "We know whos in charge," he said. Anthony Hitchens Jersey .J. -- Seven games into a disappointing season, New York Giants defensive catalyst Jason Pierre-Paul is getting the feeling hes back. PHILADELPHIA -- Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Josh Harrison will likely miss the rest of the season with a strained right groin.Harrison was injured Saturday after legging out a two-run double in the sixth inning. Harrison began limping after rounding first base on the ball hit into the right-center-field gap. He was able to slide safety into second base and then pounded the bag with his left fist in frustration before walking gingerly off the field.In 131 games this sseason, Harrison is hitting .dddddddddddd283 with four home runs and 19 stolen bases.Harrison was expected to miss four to six weeks, which would cost him the rest of the season. But he hoped he could return if the sub.-500 Pirates made the postseason.Sean Rodriguez was in the lineup at second base Monday night against the Philadelphia Phillies. ' ' '