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U.S. wins first ever Olympic medal in women's cross country -- Gold!

U.S. wins first ever Olympic medal in women's cross country -- Gold!

But the Afton native had not won the big prize she sought - until Wednesday, when she and Kikkan Randall became the first American women to earn an Olympic medal in the sport. They predicted by how mu...

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United States men's hockey eliminated in dramatic shootout loss

Petr Koukal, the Czech Republic's second shooter during the resulting five-round shootout, got his shot past Team USA goalie Ryan Zapolski. The Czechs outshot the Americans 29-20 in their game at the ...

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IL vs Michigan State basketball

IL vs Michigan State basketball

But the second half was all Michigan State. Michigan State, which won its 11th straight game, outscored IL 43-26 in the second half. IL (13-16, 3-13 Big Ten) will be back in action Thursday at home ...

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Mark Cuban Says The Mavericks Won't Tank Next Season

Mark Cuban Says The Mavericks Won't Tank Next Season

Once again, the Mavericks retained him as an employee. The Mavericks claim they did not know of the misconduct until recently. The Dallas Mavericks have received information about behavior in ...

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Sevilla plan to 'tie up' Man Utd's Alexis Sanchez, jokes Vincenzo Montella

Sevilla plan to 'tie up' Man Utd's Alexis Sanchez, jokes Vincenzo Montella

The LaLiga side were knocked out by Leicester City a year ago and are now hoping to make it to the Champions League quarterfinals at the fourth time of asking. "I'm very excited because he was a p...

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho keen on Real Madrid midfield star

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho keen on Real Madrid midfield star

The Old Trafford club are said to have had a long-lasting interest in Kroos, with the 28-year-old nearly signing for them in 2014, only for Louis van Gaal to pull the plug on the deal and the German...

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Sort the bowling out New Zealand

Sort the bowling out New Zealand

They scraped through to the final ahead of England with a superior run rate over the series and they now get to play Australia who the Black Caps narrowly lost to in a record breaking match last wee...

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UEFA Champions League match report Chelsea v FC Barcelona 20 February 2018

UEFA Champions League match report Chelsea v FC Barcelona 20 February 2018

We are talking about a player who is only 21 years old here. The Italian's Premier League champions have struggled to impose themselves in domestic football this season but soaked up Barcelona press...

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Drought about to end: Russians 1-2 after short program

Drought about to end: Russians 1-2 after short program

Some of her classmates at the Clyde's Gastropub on campus came to watch her take the ice, only a few days after she completed the first triple axel jump on Olympic ice and got a bronze medal. They...

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Baker Mayfield projected to land with New York Jets by Sports Illustrated

Baker Mayfield projected to land with New York Jets by Sports Illustrated

Mayfield is now doing his best to fight back comparisons to failed NFL quarterback Johnny Manziel , who's immature and hard-partying led to an earl exit from the league. "I didn't want to be portra...

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NASCAR Driver Power Rankings - Austin Dillon leads after Daytona

NASCAR Driver Power Rankings - Austin Dillon leads after Daytona

There were so many story lines going into this year's race; Danica Patrick's final run in a stock vehicle; Chase Elliott slapping on the Elliott family No. He wrecked Kurt Busch, the defending race ...

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Juve edge past Torino for ninth win in a row

Juve edge past Torino for ninth win in a row

Juventus fans were left anxious at the weekend when Gonzalo Higuain suffered an injury in action in Serie A. One positive for Juve was the return of Paulo Dybala. There was high drama at the othe...

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Jeremy Lin speaks with JJ Redick, addresses use of racial slur

Jeremy Lin speaks with JJ Redick, addresses use of racial slur

Brooklyn Nets guard Jeremy Lin said Monday that he had a conversation with Philadelphia 76ers guard JJ Redick regarding Redick's use of what sounded like a racial slur against Chinese people. U...

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Josh Sitton $8 Million Contract Option to Be Declined by Bears

Josh Sitton $8 Million Contract Option to Be Declined by Bears

The good news for Sitton is that he's nearly certainly going to see a hefty payday when free agency opens on March 14. For the Bears' part, they save $3.5 million against the cap next season by rele...

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OLYMPICS/ Russia curling medalist leaves Games amid doping probe

OLYMPICS/ Russia curling medalist leaves Games amid doping probe

Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation spokesman Konstantin Vybornov confirmed the positive case and added that they are waiting for the results of the B sample. He echoed a general bewilderment amo...

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Olympics: Back-to-back Olympic champ Hanyu's next goal is quad axel

Olympics: Back-to-back Olympic champ Hanyu's next goal is quad axel

This was the first time that Japanese skaters had taken multiple medals in the same figure skating competition. His repeat performance atop the Olympic podium was the first since American Dick Butto...

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Wales recall Biggar, Halfpenny, Williams, but not Faletau for Ireland clash

Wales recall Biggar, Halfpenny, Williams, but not Faletau for Ireland clash

Replacements: Dee, W Jones, Francis, B Davies, Tipuric, A Davies, Anscombe, North. "We have had some pretty good success not allowing Johnny too much time and space on the ball". "You get a few win...

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Christian Coleman takes down 20-year-old world sprint record

Christian Coleman takes down 20-year-old world sprint record

When I transitioned, I stood up, and I felt as good as I've ever felt. "I just love this sport". Another World Record could be on the cards there too. " It's not really in my personality, but when t...

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Winter Olympics: Ice dancer endures 'nightmare' as dress comes undone

Winter Olympics: Ice dancer endures 'nightmare' as dress comes undone

French ice dancer Gabriella Papadakis' " worst nightmare " came to fruition at the Winter Olympics on Monday night when her costume came undone during qualifying. This is the second wardrobe ma...

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Brandon Drury acquired by Yankees to give them infield insurance

Brandon Drury acquired by Yankees to give them infield insurance

In exchange, the Rays received left-handed pitcher Anthony Banda , two players to be named later from Arizona and minor league second baseman Nick Solak from NY. This is the way the Rays operated fo...

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