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Prolific Davis lifts Pelicans past Heat in OT, 124-123

Fri, February 23, 2018

Anthony Davis vigorously punched his arm through the air as the final horn provided a fourth straight triumphant ending to a fourth straight prolific performance. The All-Star then faced the … Click to Continue »

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Williams, Clippers rout sinking Suns 128-117

Fri, February 23, 2018

The Los Angeles Clippers made quick work of the Phoenix Suns, very quick. Five minutes into the game, the Clippers led 19-0 and the staggering Suns never recovered. Super-sub Lou … Click to Continue »

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McCollum scores 26, Blazers end Utah's 11-game win streak

Fri, February 23, 2018

CJ McCollum and Damian Lillard believe the crucial stretch of the long NBA season starts now and the Portland Trail Blazers have laser-like focus. "We understand what's at stake now," … Click to Continue »

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Berube makes 42 saves, Blackhawks beat Sharks 3-1

Fri, February 23, 2018

Jean-Francois Berube had a good time in his return to the NHL — at the San Jose Sharks expense. Berube made 42 saves in his first start for Chicago and … Click to Continue »

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Head of US Alpine team to AP: 'Have to rebuild' before 2022

Fri, February 23, 2018

U.S. Alpine director Patrick Riml began his trek back to Utah before the last ski race of the Olympics was done. He knows he has work to do after the … Click to Continue »

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Confusion reigns as IOC hedges on what to do about Russians

Fri, February 23, 2018

Confusion reigns over how the International Olympic Committee will decide what to do with the banned Russian Olympic Committee. They could readmit them, continue the ban or hedge with what … Click to Continue »

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The Latest: Crowds low at Olympic hockey playoff games

Fri, February 23, 2018

The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Thinking the Olympic hockey arenas look empty? You're not alone. International Ice Hockey Federation president Rene Fasel says he's … Click to Continue »

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Some things aren't better left unsaid at the Olympics

Fri, February 23, 2018

Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics: LEFT UNSAID: NBC aired a touching tribute to the late American bobsledder Steve Holcomb, and the impact he had on his sport's … Click to Continue »

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Tough bobsled season for the US men coming to an end

Fri, February 23, 2018

The last official day of bobsled season is Sunday, and the American men probably can't wait for the finale. So far in these Pyeongchang Olympics, U.S. bobsled coach Brian Shimer … Click to Continue »

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Olympic commercial glory: 'Reminds me of Black Friday sales'

Fri, February 23, 2018

All Amber Batchelder wanted was a postcard. There were plush mascots. T-shirts. Even an Olympic-branded tea set for $230. But nowhere in this popup city, where everybody seems to be … Click to Continue »

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