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Feb 23

Mirai Nagasu unloads after Olympic flop, says free skate was audition for Dancing with the Stars

Mirai Nagasu claimed credit for “saving” the U.S. team bronze and said her main focus Friday was “auditioning for 'Dancing With the Stars.'”

      
 
 

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Feb 23

Olympic Diary: U.S. speedskater Joey Mantia living his life to the extreme

Mantia is a deep thinker. He knows that his inner drive is his greatest strength.

      
 
 

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Feb 23

2018 Winter Olympics: Team USA primed to vie for medal in four-man bobsled

With training done and lessons learned from the two-man competition, Team USA is ready to contend for a medal in four-man bobsled.

      
 
 

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Feb 23

Steven Holcomb's legacy extends beyond the ice at 2018 Winter Olympics

Holcomb's foundation raises awareness about the eye disorder keratoconus. .

      
 
 

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Feb 23

U.S. historically bad as Russians win gold, silver in 2018 Winter Olympics figure skating

This was the worst performance by a U.S. women's figure skating trio in history at a Winter Olympics.

      
 
 

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Feb 23

Lawsuit against UA adds allegations that Wildcats football players raped female students, staffers

An amendment to a federal lawsuit filed against the University of Arizona claims that Wildcats football players gang-raped female students and support-staffers in the years leading up to former running back Orlando Bradford's 2016 arrest for choking his girlfriend.

      
 
 

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Feb 22

Allonzo Trier

      
 
 

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Feb 22

South Carolina's Dawn Staley sues Missouri AD; SEC fines him $25,000

Gamecocks women's basketball coach seeks $75,000 in suit filed Thursday after Sterk's comments during a radio interview last month.

      
 
 

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Feb 22

Arizona Wildcats' Allonzo Trier ruled ineligible by NCAA

In a stunning move announced on Thursday, the University of Arizona confirmed that junior Allonzo Trier was declared ineligible by the NCAA.

      
 
 

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Feb 22

Short-handed Arizona Wildcats pull out overtime win at Oregon State

Without starter Allonzo Trier and key reserve Ira Lee, the Arizona Wildcats still found enough to win at oft-troubling Gill Coliseum on Thursday.

      
 
 

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Feb 22

Has slow burn of FBI college recruiting probe put a chill into Arizona Wildcats program?

The FBI basketball investigation has moved into the 'leaks' stage, with unverified details emerging that concern NCAA basketball fans.

      
 
 

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Feb 22

Giancarlo Stanton won't hide from expectations – or fanfare – as a New York Yankee

Giancarlo Stanton, who is almost an introvert beyond a circle of trust of buddies from high school, understands his life will forever be different in N.Y.

      
 
 

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Feb 22

Dutch speedskater criticized after telling Koreans to 'treat dogs better'

Jan Blokhuijsen apologized on Twitter.

      
 
 

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Feb 22

Curling's 'Miracle on Ice'? USA upsets Canada to reach gold-medal game

The Americans will face Sweden in the gold-medal game, seeking the country's first-ever gold in the sport.

      
 
 

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Feb 22

Big 12 reprimands West Virginia coach Bob Huggins for blasting officials in Kansas loss

Bob Huggins wasn't happy about the referees during West Virginia's loss to Kansas. His public criticism drew a reprimand from the Big 12.

      
 
 

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Feb 22

U.S. women rule: Strong Olympic performances show what's possible with equality

Women have won the majority of U.S. medals at Winter Olympics and are crushing the gold tally.

      
 
 

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Feb 22

U.S women's hockey gold medal came in great Olympic game, made even greater statement

In one of the most satisfying moments in U.S. Olympic history, in one of the most spirited rivalries in sports, the women’s hockey team beat Canada.

      
 
 

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Feb 22

U.S. women end Canada's streak to win hockey gold in shootout at 2018 Winter Olympics

The USA came from behind to win 3-2 on Thursday at Gangneung Hockey Centre, ending Canada's stranglehold on Olympic gold.

      
 
 

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Feb 22

At medal ceremony after loss to USA, Canada's Jocelyne Larocque yanks silver medal off her neck

Defenseman Jocelyne Larocque showed her clear disappointment. But she does have a gold as part of the 2014 Olympic champ.

      
 
 

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Feb 22

Even with women's hockey loss, Canada still politely on way to beat USA in medal count

Our nice friends from north of the border will likely beat the United States in the medal count at these Games.

      
 
 

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