• Alpine skiing - Swiss Gisin beats Shiffrin to combined gold
Alpine skiing - Swiss Gisin beats Shiffrin to combined gold

Silver medalist, Mikaela Shiffrin is congratulated by Lindsey Vonn in the women's alpine combined at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on February 22, 2018 in PyeongChang, South Korea. Shiffrin was the only woman with a gold and another medal, by strict definition the most successful female racer at the Games. Maddie Rooney stopped ...

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  • Envoy invite to 'Khalistani' triggers Justin Trudeau visit row
Envoy invite to 'Khalistani' triggers Justin Trudeau visit row

Atwal, a Sikh separatist active in the banned International Sikh Youth Federation, was convicted of attempting to murder Punjab minister Malkiat Singh Sidhu in Vancouver in 1986. Atwal a visa. "We shouldn't be sending the prime minister into situations that are uncertain and where the visit is consumed by the drama of whether something that s...

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  • LeBron James: New-Look Cavs 'Got a Long Way to Go'
LeBron James: New-Look Cavs 'Got a Long Way to Go'

You need a team behind you, a team that is talented enough, mature enough, and hungry enough to win. Things have looked wonderful for Cleveland during a 13-game win streak, and then looked atrocious when they went 7-13 in a 20 game stretch heading into the trade deadline.

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  • Tiger Taking A Ride At Honda
Tiger Taking A Ride At Honda

That group included Tiger Woods, who, in just his seventh round and third tournament of the year, posted an even-par 70, matching his lowest first-round score in five starts in the tournament. "I saw the madness in front of me all day and realized, 'Holy crap, this is something different, ' " Snedeker said. "Obviously last year Sergio (Garcia) ha...

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  • NBA Mavs owner Cuban fined $600000 for tanking comments
NBA Mavs owner Cuban fined $600000 for tanking comments

In the report, SI said a half-dozen female sources who worked for the Mavericks or American Airlines Center, where the team plays, left as a result of "a work environment and structure that left them feeling vulnerable and devalued". When asked about the hefty punishment, Cuban told The Associated Press : "I earned it". Forget tanking for lotter...

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  • Astros Prospect Forrest Whitley Suspended 50 Games For Drug Violation
Astros Prospect Forrest Whitley Suspended 50 Games For Drug Violation

The 17th overall pick in the 2016 MLB draft, Whitley is rated the No. 2 pitcher and No. 10 overall prospect by Baseball America . Whitley's suspension will begin at the start of the Texas League season, as he now is on the roster of the Corpus Christi Hooks, the Houston Astros' Class AA affiliate.

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  • La Liga Recap: Real Madrid win at Leganes in make-up game
La Liga Recap: Real Madrid win at Leganes in make-up game

And either side of that they hit five goals in domestic wins over Real Socieded and Real Betis . Marcelo also misses out after limping off in the weekend win at Betis, while Luka Modric is sidelined with a hamstring problem and both of those players will also be doubtful for the game at the Parc des Princes.

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  • Czech Republic vs. USA
Czech Republic vs. USA

Linemate Troy Terry from the University of Denver had three assists but it was the Harvard standout Donato's second two-goal performance that provided the spark and also moved him into a tie as the tournament's top goalscorer with four.

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  • Alaskan Kikkan Randall wins Olympic Gold!
Alaskan Kikkan Randall wins Olympic Gold!

Kikkan Randall and Jessica Diggins delivered the first Olympic cross-country medal for the United States since 1976 with a stunning victory in a thrilling finish to the women's team sprint relay on Wednesday. She rounded the final corner and took dead aim at Sweden's Stina Nilsson on the final 100-meter homestretch. The women of Team USA have lon...

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  • Rochdale stun Spurs with late draw, force replay
Rochdale stun Spurs with late draw, force replay

According to the Independent , should Spurs progress to the semi-finals in April, which they will do if they win their replay against League 1 Rochdale and beat the victor of the replay between Sheffield Wednesday and Swansea City , it will not be considered a home match for Spurs .

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  • Winter Olympics 2018: Lindsey Vonn joins star exodus from team event
Winter Olympics 2018: Lindsey Vonn joins star exodus from team event

Mikaela Shiffrin , who has already won a gold medal in giant slalom at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, announced she will not race in Wednesday's downhill competition so she can focus fully on Thursday's alpine combined event.

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  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers release DT Chris Baker
Tampa Bay Buccaneers release DT Chris Baker

The two-time Pro Bowler rushed for 4,633 yards and 26 touchdowns during his six seasons in Tampa Bay. The only other season in which he came close to that success was in 2015, when he had 1,402 rushing yards and seven total touchdowns. Chris Carson and Mike Davis are now atop the depth chart for the Seahawks as the offseason opens up. The next ...

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  • Will Grigg, Wigan end Man City's quadruple hopes with shock cup win
Will Grigg, Wigan end Man City's quadruple hopes with shock cup win

Will Grigg's late goal was enough for the League One side to pull off the upset. "I'm massively disappointed we have not gone to the next round". Television footage appeared to show Aguero pushing a supporter away after being approached on the pitch.

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  • Olympic Half-Pipe Hero Doesn't Know How To Do Any Tricks
Olympic Half-Pipe Hero Doesn't Know How To Do Any Tricks

So with countries like the US having to forego their extra quota spots, some countries not using all their quota spots, and other athletes pulling out due to injury, the invite list made it all the way down to athlete No. The result was Swaney, a thoroughly average skier by layman's standards and an bad skier by professional standards, competing al...

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  • Groves Trainer Responds To PE Teacher Jibe From Eubank In Victory Tweet
Groves Trainer Responds To PE Teacher Jibe From Eubank In Victory Tweet

Up next for George Groves is the victor of next week's bout between Liverpool's undefeated (23-0) Callum Smith and grizzled veteran Juergen Braehmer, a former WBO and WBA light heavyweight champion. He dug it out". His left hook at the start of the 10th was perhaps the one big shot that seemed to wobble Groves but again, he returned the favou...

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  • Mets, Vargas agree on 2-year, $16M deal
Mets, Vargas agree on 2-year, $16M deal

The deal is for two years and $16 million, according to a source . New York's rotation was at one time extremely promising and had the potential to be one of the best in the league. In Game 1 of the Divisional Series against the Angels, Vargas allowed two runs in six innings and the Royals won 3-2 in 11 innings. The Mets have not confirmed the m...

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  • World tops US in Rising Stars game
World tops US in Rising Stars game

He's putting up 23.7 points and 11.1 rebounds and is also one of the frontrunners for the Defensive Player of the Year award. In the end, Team World came out on top winning by a score of 155-124. Of course, there will be other factors at play like effort levels (especially on defense) and playing time (actual All-Star Embiid might not get too man...

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  • Auburn's short-handed comeback attempt falls short in loss at SC
Auburn's short-handed comeback attempt falls short in loss at SC

McLemore averaged 7.7 points and 5.3 rebounds per game, but his impact went beyond those numbers. Murray leads in rebounds with 7.0 while Harper tops in assists with 6.0 per game. "You have to make plays defensively and offensively". Auburn gradually fought its way back into the game, trimming the deficit to five points in the second half.

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  • Bourque's offensive outburst leads Canada to 5-1 victory
Bourque's offensive outburst leads Canada to 5-1 victory

As for South Korea, they showed well in their first every Olympic Ice Hockey game. "So I'm hoping we get back to the team that's ready to go and play hard again". Canada led 2-0 through 20 minutes, with Maxim Noreau wiring home a shot on the power-play to double the Canadian's lead in the first period. Defenceman Rob Klinkhammer, a physical prese...

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  • The bronze for the duo Duhamel-Radford
The bronze for the duo Duhamel-Radford

Duhamel and Radford delivered for Team Canada with a 153.33 score in the free skate. "It was exactly where we needed to be", Radford said later of their uncharacteristically placid demeanours heading into the skate. The 33-year-old Radford, who hails from tiny Balmertown, Ontario, celebrated his success with Rippon after the two received their...

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  • Klopp: Liverpool Must Get Good Result At FC Porto
Klopp: Liverpool Must Get Good Result At FC Porto

The Reds are now in third place in the Premier League table as they chase a top four finish for the second season running under Jurgen Klopp at Anfield. Karius has been the favoured goalkeeper in the Champions League this season, with Mignolet only featuring in the two qualifiers against Hoffenheim.

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  • Real Madrid vs PSG: Emery speaks on Neymar-Ronaldo swap deal
Real Madrid vs PSG: Emery speaks on Neymar-Ronaldo swap deal

That has led to speculation that the Frenchman's future as manager is on the line against a feared PSG side, with the two-time defending European champions putting all their hopes in the Champions League going into the first leg of this tie.

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  • Winter Olympics 2018: Slovenia claim first ice hockey win over USA
Winter Olympics 2018: Slovenia claim first ice hockey win over USA

Brian O'Neill scored in the first period and Jordan Greenway added a goal in the second to put the U.S.in front 2-0. Russia, by the way, might have not only lose the game but a player for at least a game - Per IIHF source Nikita Nesterov's hit in the 1st period will be reviewed by disciplinary committee.

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  • Ireland Get Ready For 6 Nations Clash With Italy
Ireland Get Ready For 6 Nations Clash With Italy

Ireland were last crowned Six Nations champions in 2015 and they were facing an Italy side who have now lost 13 of their last 14 Tests. Ireland were the only team in the tournament that failed to score a try last weekend, and needed a long-distance drop-goal from Johnny Sexton to snatch victory.

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  • Canada wins two Olympic medals in slopestyle snowboarding
Canada wins two Olympic medals in slopestyle snowboarding

I think a lot of time I need to pinch myself because now I feel so good and comfortable on my board, but eight months ago I probably didn't think I was going to be able to snowboard at this level ever again. The big air finals are set for February 23-24 at Alpensia Ski Jumping Centre. He skated head-to-head with Sverre Lunde Pedersen, edging the No...

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