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Jake Burton Carpenter, pioneer who turned snowboarding into a billion-dollar industry, dies at 65

23 days ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

Helped turn the sport into an Olympic showpiece
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Snowboarding king Jake Burton Carpenter, 65, dies from cancer complications

23 days ago   |   By NY Daily News

Jake Burton Carpenter, who turned snowboarding into a popular sport in the U.S. and around the world, has died at age 65. The one-time New York City resident was battling testicular cancer, which he had fought back in 2011 before the disease returned this year. Burton, a Vermont-based snowboard...
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Snowboard pioneer Jake Burton Carpenter dies at 65

Snowboard pioneer Jake Burton Carpenter dies at 65

23 days ago   |   By WMUR

Officials from the company he founded, Burton Snowboards, confirmed his death to The Associated Press on Thursday.
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Snowboard pioneer Jake Burton Carpenter dies at 65

Snowboard pioneer Jake Burton Carpenter dies at 65

23 days ago   |   By Saint Louis Today

Snowboard pioneer Jake Burton Carpenter has died at 65.
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No. 10 Oregon outlasts No. 5 Michigan 71-70 in OT

No. 10 Oregon outlasts No. 5 Michigan 71-70 in OT

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Payton Pritchard scored 19 of his 23 points after halftime, and No. 10 Oregon outlasted No. 5 Michigan 71-70 in overtime Saturday. Read more ...

Carter leads Mississippi State 67-61 over Kansas State

Carter leads Mississippi State 67-61 over Kansas State

NEWARK, N.J. - Tyson Carter led four teammates in double figures with 14 points and Mississippi State beat Kansas State 67-61 on Saturday in the first game of the Never Forget... Read more ...

Chelsea's EPL slump continues with 1-0 loss to Bournemouth

Chelsea's EPL slump continues with 1-0 loss to Bournemouth

LONDON - Dan Gosling's late goal gave Bournemouth a 1-0 win at Chelsea on Saturday as Frank Lampard's team fell to its fourth loss in five Premier League matches. Read more ...

Leicester held 1-1 by Norwich as gap to Liverpool widens

Leicester held 1-1 by Norwich as gap to Liverpool widens

LEICESTER, England - Leicester's eight-game winning streak in the Premier League ended Saturday with a 1-1 draw against Norwich, widening the gap to leader Liverpool to 10 points. Read more ...

Fantasy football: Players to start, sit for NFL Week 15

Fantasy football: Players to start, sit for NFL Week 15

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Patrick Reed's caddie confirms altercation with fan at Presidents Cup

Patrick Reed's caddie confirms altercation with fan at Presidents Cup

Tensions boiled over after another tough day for controversial American golfer Patrick Reed in Melbourne. Read more ...

International clings to 2-point lead in Presidents Cup

International clings to 2-point lead in Presidents Cup

MELBOURNE, Australia - The International team has the lead going into the final day of the Presidents Cup for the first time in 16 years, and it has a trio of rookies to thank... Read more ...

Pacioretty scores in OT, Golden Knights beat Stars 3-2

Pacioretty scores in OT, Golden Knights beat Stars 3-2

DALLAS - Max Pacioretty scored on a backhander 51 seconds into overtime and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Dallas Stars 3-2 on Friday night. Read more ...

Lakers snap Heat's home winning streak, top Miami 113-110

Lakers snap Heat's home winning streak, top Miami 113-110

MIAMI - Anthony Davis scored 33 points, LeBron James had 28 while coming within a rebound of a triple-double and the Los Angeles Lakers held off the Miami Heat 113-110 on... Read more ...

WATCH: Toddler thrills crowd at halftime of high school basketball game

WATCH: Toddler thrills crowd at halftime of high school basketball game

TOO CUTE! Watch how this toddler entertained the crowd at a high school basketball game. Read more ...