• Team USA's four-year wait for women's hockey gold nearly over
Team USA's four-year wait for women's hockey gold nearly over

The Czechs won Group A, the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation won Group B, and Sweden won Group C. Canada had the best record among the second-place teams. Genevieve Lacasse made 44 saves in that win. "We're confident. We'll stick with what has gotten us success the last three years", United States forward Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson...

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  • Michigan Basketball Honors Plane Crash Survivor Austin Hatch on Senior Day
Michigan Basketball Honors Plane Crash Survivor Austin Hatch on Senior Day

Since Michigan basketball at 22-7 and 11-5 in the Big Ten, is solidly in the NCAA Tournament , getting a better seed for the Big Ten Tournament is the next order of business. Poole, nicknamed "the microwave" was cooking early. In the second half, MI was 13-of-23 from the field, shot 12-of-14 from the free throw line, and only committed three...

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  • Winter Olympics: Medal Winning Russian Athlete Suspected Of Doping
Winter Olympics: Medal Winning Russian Athlete Suspected Of Doping

Krushelnitsky has not responded to a request for comment. Russian athletes were invited to compete at the Winter Games because the International Olympic Committee said they had been proved to be clean, and that the governing body for the Olympic Games felt other athletes would still be ensured of fair competition and a level playing field.

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  • French Figure Skater Gabriella Papadakis Doesn't Let Wardrobe Malfunction Halt Her Routine
French Figure Skater Gabriella Papadakis Doesn't Let Wardrobe Malfunction Halt Her Routine

For the rest of the dance, Papadakis worked to keep her top on, which was then only being held on by two shoulder straps. Despite that terrible luck and circumstances, she and Cizeron were still able to post a score of 81.93, good enough for second behind Canada's Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, who set a world record with a score of 83.67.

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  • Westbrook to Replace Cousins on Team LeBron
Westbrook to Replace Cousins on Team LeBron

It might be a stretch to call the two friends as things now stand, but this photo alone is proof the tension has lessened. On Saturday, Durant blamed himself for creating the hostility. It remains to be seen how Durant and Westbrook will co-exist on the floor on Sunday. "So he's an athletic guy, I think he plays in OKC". "I'm not one foot in, one f...

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  • Nittany Lions Earn Split With 3-2 Victory Over Michigan State
Nittany Lions Earn Split With 3-2 Victory Over Michigan State

Minnesota is 13-1 this season at home, including three wins against teams in the Top 25 at the time of the game. The Nittany Lions (19-9, 9-6) have won four straight and six of their last seven conference games, including a 79-56 victory over Ohio State on Thursday.

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  • United States of America women blank Finland, advance to Olympic hockey final
United States of America women blank Finland, advance to Olympic hockey final

Minneapolis Star Tribune: "Barring a historic upset by the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation in the other semi-final, the Americans will meet arch-rival Canada for gold for the third consecutive Olympics". Gigi Marvin opened up the game's scoring at 2:25 of the first period on a goal assisted by Meghan Duggan and Amanda Pelkey. When play re...

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  • Brazilian game abandoned after 10 red cards
Brazilian game abandoned after 10 red cards

Seven reds were shown to on-field players - five from host Vitoria and two from Bahia - after a mass brawl broke out in the state championship clash at Estadio Manoel Barradas in Salvador. He celebrated with a provocative dance in front of the Vitoria supporters, which led to fury from the home players. With 13 minutes left a fourth Vitoria playe...

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  • Canada's Virtue and Moir set new ice dance world record
Canada's Virtue and Moir set new ice dance world record

Virtue, 28, and Moir, 30, were already golden once during these games after winning the team figure skating event alongside Patrick Chan, Meagan Duhamel, Eric Radford, Gabrielle Daleman and Kaetlyn Osmond. They train alongside both Virtue/Moir and Papadakis/Cizeron, leading many - including them - to believe that a "Montreal sweep" is possible. N...

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  • Arsene Wenger ready to splash £45m on number one transfer target
Arsene Wenger ready to splash £45m on number one transfer target

And the player's agent has refused to offer any clarity on his client's future, despite admitting that Fekir is already at a big club and promising talks with Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas. In the same way Henrikh Mkhitaryan , 29, and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, 27, gelled at Borussia Dortmund before being reunited at the Emirates, Wenger ho...

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  • FA Cup quarter-final draw: Manchester United to play Brighton
FA Cup quarter-final draw: Manchester United to play Brighton

Since they managed to lure manager Paul Cook away from Portsmouth in the summer, the Latics have enjoyed a huge amount of success. Is Mike Norman backing a repeat on Monday night? Premier League side Brighton & Hove Albion were one side who were reportedly interested in the midfielder which shows how much he has impressed so far this season...

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  • Medeiros suffers TKO loss in UFC main event
Medeiros suffers TKO loss in UFC main event

In the welterweight main event at UFC Austin on Sunday night, fan favorite Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone took on the surging Hawaiian Yancy Medeiros . They trade punches in the center and clinch up. A left hand lands for Cerrone and Medeiros catches Cowboy with a nice shot. They go back at it, and it looks like Medeiros slips again.

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  • Cocaine charge dropped against Hunt
Cocaine charge dropped against Hunt

Wallabies and Queensland Reds star Karmichael Hunt avoided conviction Monday when a cocaine charge against him was dropped, although he admitted possession of a restricted prescription drug. Hunt's player profile has seemingly been removed from the Wallabies squad section on rugby.com.au, but is still accessible via search. Hunt, 31, is contrac...

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  • Barcelona legend labels Real Madrid win over PSG an unfairness
Barcelona legend labels Real Madrid win over PSG an unfairness

The way PSG capitulated by giving away two late goals heaped pressure on coach Unai Emery over his team selection. The best way to prepare [for the Champions League return] is to play many games, and play well in La Liga . We want to prove we are able to maintain this level. Therefore, the Parisians have found themselves in a hard position to ...

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  • Pep Guardiola reveals he nearly joined Wigan as a player
Pep Guardiola reveals he nearly joined Wigan as a player

Wigan have been drawn against Southampton in the FA Cup quarter finals, provided they make it past Manchester City in the 5th round this matchday. Bravo has not started a single Premier League game in the current campaign although his manager insists his selection as "cup keeper" is not simply in order to keep him satisfied.

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  • Alex Bowman makes most of big break with Daytona 500 pole
Alex Bowman makes most of big break with Daytona 500 pole

Thompson is the oldest driver in Daytona 500 history and it's not even close . The 2012 Cup Series champion was ecstatic that he won a Cup race during Speedweeks. "For me, it's an honor to be part of the program and to be part of this group of young drivers". Gray Gaulding is the team's lone driver in the race .

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  • Will Tim Tebow play baseball in the majors? Mets GM thinks so
Will Tim Tebow play baseball in the majors? Mets GM thinks so

It's unclear why, exactly, since Tebow hasn't inspired almost as much confidence on the field as he has off of it. Sitting beside him, the Mets newest pitcher, Jason Vargas, all but disappeared during his own introductory news conference. Lucie, Florida . "Somebody asked me, whether I think he'll be a major-league player at some point". "So, I am h...

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  • Penn State's THON starts Friday
Penn State's THON starts Friday

The $10,151,663.93 total was announced Sunday afternoon at the conclusion of the Penn State Interfraternity Council/Panhellenic Dance Marathon, billed as the world's largest student-run philanthropy. Mathias will get a break at 4 p.m. Sunday at the culmination of the 46-hour event. This year's THON theme is "Discovering Tomorrow's Wonder". Audr...

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  • Texans to release all-time leading tackler Brian Cushing
Texans to release all-time leading tackler Brian Cushing

And, according to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle , the Texans are sick of his crap. "It's all good", Cushing told the Chronicle in a text message. After missing another game, he returned to start the final four games of the season. Cushing's release does not come as a surprise after rookies Zach Cunningham and Dylan Cole played we...

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  • JJ Redick uses racial slur in video for Chinese New Year
JJ Redick uses racial slur in video for Chinese New Year

The video features cameos from the likes of Chris Paul and Allen Iverson. "I'm disappointed that anyone would think I would use that word". 'I love and respect our friends in China '. Still, many fans are upset and are also demanding a statement and an apology from the National Basketball Association, even though the video was licensed to Chines...

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  • Korea routed by Switzerland for 2nd straight loss in men's hockey
Korea routed by Switzerland for 2nd straight loss in men's hockey

KST at Gangneung Hockey Centre. "I think we were just happy to be there and they were just afraid to lose". I'm just as gutted over our losses as they all were. Homan said a dramatic, comeback win like this can fuel them even more. When burned rocks occur, the opposing team has three choices: They can ignore the foul, rearrange the stones to what...

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  • Campbell River's Harle finishes 5th in men's ski slopestyle
Campbell River's Harle finishes 5th in men's ski slopestyle

The 23-year-old from Quebec City put down a second strong run in the three-run final that scored 92.40, and he hung on to the bronze spot when the last two skiers couldn't manage clean runs to overtake him. Evan McEachran, from Oakville, Ontario, sat in second with a 89.40 and following the first run. The top 12 qualify for the finals and Harle i...

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  • Daytona 500: Danica Patrick, Chase Elliott, Brad Keselowski crash out of race
Daytona 500: Danica Patrick, Chase Elliott, Brad Keselowski crash out of race

While he was able to save his auto, things piled behind him and sevon cars were involved in the chain reaction. Blaney made contact with Stenhouse, who managed to keep his Ford underneath him. Never seemingly among the top contenders all day, he got to Aric Almirola's rear bumper on the final lap and bumped by him to put the No. 3 auto in Victory L...

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  • Watch Liverpool fans sing new Mohamed Salah chant — EXTRA TIME
Watch Liverpool fans sing new Mohamed Salah chant — EXTRA TIME

The Reds will hope that the Egypt worldwide can maintain this level of performance for the remainder of the season and many years beyond now. Few expected such a prolific strike rate when Salah joined in a £36.9-million (S$66.7 million) deal from AS Roma a year ago.

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  • Mourinho: I don't know and I don't care when Pogba returns
Mourinho: I don't know and I don't care when Pogba returns

Mourinho has since refuted such reports and has revealed there are no problems between him and his £89 million midfielder. In the losses to Tottenham and Newcastle , Pogba was subbed off after just an hour due to his ineffective displays, while he was left out of the starting XI entirely in the 2-0 win over Huddersfield in the league.

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