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Coyne Schofield's global impact empowering women

4 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Olympic gold medalist Kendall Coyne Schofield discusses her experiences on the U.S. Women's National Team, competing in the NHL All-Star skills competition and how her...
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Sochi Olympic champion Adelina Sotnikova performs stunning routine on frozen Lake Baikal

17 hours ago   |   RT

Sochi Olympic figure skating champion Adelina Sotnikova has wowed the internet with mesmerizing footage of her skating on a frozen Lake Baikal in Siberia.
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EXCHANGE: Usher at U of I arena was on 1960 US Olympic team

23 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

You never know who you are going to meet working at the State Farm Center. It might be your high school teacher. Or a friend from back home. Or a...
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Canada's Sharpe, Karker take women's gold, silver in freestyle halfpipe

1 day ago   |   National Post

CALGARY - Cassie Sharpe made it look easy, but says it wasn't. The 26-year-old freestyle skier from Comox, B.C., won World Cup halfpipe gold in wind and snow Saturday night in...
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Vladimir Putin was pulled to the floor by a female judo star and cut his finger during a sparring session for the cameras

Vladimir Putin was pulled to the floor by a female judo star and cut his finger during a sparring session for the cameras

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Vladimir Putin trained with the Russian national judo team this week. During the session, he sparred with Natalia Kuzyutina, who won a bronze medal at the 2016...
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Australia wins opening Sydney SailGP races over Japan

1 day ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

SYDNEY, Australia - Tom Slingsby and his Australia high-speed catamaran won the opening Sydney SailGP event, finishing first in four of the five fleet races and then winning...
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U.S. Looks to an Italian to Put Biathletes on the Olympic Podium

2 days ago   |   NY Times

As the World Cup arrives in Utah, Armin Auchentaller tries to spread the gospel of biathlon to the United States, which has never won an Olympic medal in the sport.
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Ottawa, provincial governments commit to addressing abuse in sports

2 days ago   |   National Post

Canadian politicians are banding together to address harassment, abuse and discrimination in sports, but details on their plans remain slim. Kirsty Duncan, Canada's Minister of...
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Busy schedule working nicely for top-ranked Ontario skip Rachel Homan

2 days ago   |   National Post

SYDNEY, N.S. - A packed schedule this season has worked quite nicely for Rachel Homan. Her life will be getting even busier later this year. Homan, who is pregnant and due in...
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A year after Olympic gold, US curlers reflect on success

2 days ago   |   National Post

KALAMAZOO, Mich. - Nearly a year has passed since he won gold in South Korea, and John Shuster can still smile about his transformation from obscure curler to Olympic...
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NBA All-Star Game 2019: 7 crazy stats from Team LeBron's win over Team Giannis

NBA All-Star Game 2019: 7 crazy stats from Team LeBron's win over Team Giannis

James' squad trailed Team Giannis by 13 at halftime but tallied a 50-point third quarter and pulled away for the 178-164 victory. Read more ...

Denny Hamlin cruises to 2nd Daytona 500 victory in 4 years

Denny Hamlin cruises to 2nd Daytona 500 victory in 4 years

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Denny Hamlin won the Daytona 500 for the second time in four years, leading a 1-2-3 sweep for Joe Gibbs Racing. Read more ...

Andrew McCabe describes 'incredibly turbulent' period after Trump fired...

Andrew McCabe describes 'incredibly turbulent' period after Trump fired James Comey and reveals what he says prompted Rod Rosenstein to suggest wearing a wire to record the president

Former deputy FBI director Andrew McCabe described the conversation during which he said deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein first offered to secretly record President... Read more ...

Daytona 500 2019: Denny Hamlin wins crash-filled race, honoring late J.D. Gibbs

Daytona 500 2019: Denny Hamlin wins crash-filled race, honoring late J.D. Gibbs

Several late crashes eliminated half the field in the final 10 laps of regulation in the Daytona 500. Read more ...

Figueroa lifts St. John's to 71-65 win over No. 13 Villanova

Figueroa lifts St. John's to 71-65 win over No. 13 Villanova

NEW YORK - LJ Figueroa scored 22 points and St. John's rallied from a 14-point deficit in the second half to stun No. 13 Villanova 71-65 on Sunday night. Read more ...

AP source: Moustakas, Brewers nearing deal for $10M

AP source: Moustakas, Brewers nearing deal for $10M

Mike Moustakas and the Brewers are nearing a deal that would keep the third baseman in Milwaukee for a guarantee of $10 million, a person familiar with the negotiations told... Read more ...

Watch highlights from the Vicente Luque vs. Bryan Barberena instant classic...

Watch highlights from the Vicente Luque vs. Bryan Barberena instant classic at UFC on ESPN 1

Gallery Vicente Luque def. Bryan Barberena at UFC on ESPN 1: Best photos view 12 images By the time December rolls around, and we start considering fights for “Fight of the... Read more ...

Anthony Weiner has been released from prison after nearly 15 months

Anthony Weiner has been released from prison after nearly 15 months

Anthony Weiner, a former Democratic New York Congressman, has begun the process of being released from prison. Weiner has been released from the Massachusetts center where he... Read more ...

Twitter reacts to Kron Gracie's quick submission of Alex Caceres at UFC on...

Twitter reacts to Kron Gracie's quick submission of Alex Caceres at UFC on ESPN 1

Kron Gracie made in splash in his octagon debut on Sunday when he quickly defeated Alex Caceres at UFC on ESPN 1. Gracie needed just over two minutes to lock in a fight-ending... Read more ...

Colorado sends Arizona to 7th straight loss, 67-60

Colorado sends Arizona to 7th straight loss, 67-60

BOULDER, Colo. - Lucas Siewert and McKinley Wright IV led the Colorado Buffaloes to a 67-60 win over Arizona on Sunday night, sending the Wildcats to their first seven-game... Read more ...