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1 hr ago | Mile High Sticking

Gabriel Landeskog vs. Other Central Division Captains

He's going to be, in my mind, the franchise player for a long time. He's young, but he's got a good head on his shoulders.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Hockey, Olympics, Winter Sports, Paul Stastny (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Mikko Koivu (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Ice Hockey

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Sabre Noise

New Jersey Devils: Buffalo Sabres Opponent Outlook

Apr 13, 2014; Newark, NJ, USA; New Jersey Devils goalie Martin Brodeur is honored by fans after his 3-2 win over the Boston Bruins at Prudential Center. Mandatory Credit: Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports The New Jersey Devils enter the 2014-2015 regular season starting a new era, an era of New Jersey Devils hockey without Martin Brodeur in the picture.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, New Jersey Devils, Martin Brodeur, NHL Players, Cory Schneider, NHL Atlantic Division, Buffalo Sabres, NHL Northeast Divison, Olympic Hockey, Winter Sports, Martin Brodeur (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics

Anchorage Daily News

Holly Brooks: Skier relishes life as a homebody

For the past five months I've been not only in the country but in the great state of Alaska. "Home" has been my true home rather than a hotel room that I try to make feel like home.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cross-Country, Holly Brooks, Olympics, Winter Sports, Outdoor Recreation, Marathon

St. Louis Game Time

Sunday Links: Jori Keeps It Fresh

Norway's Mathis Olimb begs Jori Lehtera to take him to St. Louis because he needs to buy fresh okra. - Martin Rose Click some links while you wait to watch football, or while you wait to tell people you refuse to watch football.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Hockey, Mathis Olimb (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Winter Sports, Alexander Ovechkin (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Ice Hockey, NHL Hockey

Copenhagen Post

Unleash your Winter Olympic spirit

To coincide with this year's Winter Olympics, Experimentarium has organised a winter sports exhibition that explores the sports, the weather and the athletes' health, which will run until December 2014. The exhibition, which has 20 activities for the would-be Winter Olympians to try out, is developed so that visitors can have a hands-on experience whilst learning about winter sports and winter itself.

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Denton Record-Chronicle

Kim Phillips: Malone: Denton hero, champion

The young man sitting across from me is slight of frame, small even. At the same time, he exudes strength and athleticism, caged energy a tangible aura surrounding him.

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Related Topix: Sports, Winter Sports, Jordan Malone, Olympic Short Track, Olympics, Ice Skating, Extreme Sports, Inline Skating

The New Zealand Herald

Gosper has Commonwealth Games gold medal stolen

Former International Olympic Committee vice-president Kevan Gosper's athletics gold medal that he won at the 1954 Commonwealth Games in Vancouver has been stolen from his Melbourne home. Gosper said Sunday that police believe the medal, which he won over 440 yards, was stolen from his home during renovations between June and November of last year.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Sabre Noise

Buffalo Sabres Daily: NHL Veterans, IIHF Competition, Conspiracy

Apr 13, 2014; Vancouver, British Columbia, CAN; The Vancouver Canucks raise their sticks to appreciate the fans after the third period against the Calgary Flames at Rogers Arena. The Vancouver Canucks won 5-1.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Buffalo Sabres, Ville Leino, NHL Players, NHL Northeast Divison, Vancouver Canucks, NHL Northwest Division, Olympic Hockey, Martin Brodeur (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Winter Sports

The Richmond Review

Sedins bring cash, play ball hockey in Agassiz

When Daniel and Henrik Sedin walked out of Kent elementary's library doors and into the playground on Saturday afternoon, the cheers could be heard from well down the block. The hockey superstars hadn't announced their visit, and for some young fans, the event was too good to be true.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Vancouver Canucks, Henrik Sedin, NHL Players, Olympic Hockey, Winter Sports, Henrik Sedin (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Daniel Sedin

Hereford Times

Pacific Curls are riding the wave of success

A TRIO of talented New Zealand-based women, Pacific Curls have travelled the world with the fusion sound of their indigenous roots from the Pacific and Scotland. Their show Pacific Roots to Celtic Soul combines Pacific ukulele rhythms, vivacious Scottish fiddle playing, evocative Maori instrumentation, guitar, cajons, percussion, kalimba, footstomp and gorgeous vocals.

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Park Record

PCMR to continue hosting U.S. Grand Prix

Joss Christensen grinds a rail during his first-place run on the second day of slopestyle competition at the U.S. Grand Prix at PCMR in January. Christensen was named to the U.S. Olympic Team shortly after the event.

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Related Topix: Joss Christensen, Ski, Action Sport, Sports, Olympic Snowboarding, Olympics, Winter Sports, Joss Christensen, Snowboard, Tom Wallisch, Sage Kotsenburg, Ashley Battersby

The San Diego Union-Tribune

sportsThe 52: White an enigma and a winner

Love him or hate him, there's no denying that Carlsbad's Shaun White has left his mark on the international snowboarding scene. Even though White failed to medal at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi - he pulled out of slopestyle and finished fourth in the halfpipe - he remains the face of snowboarding and has built his own celebrity brand.

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Related Topix: Shaun White, Snowboard, Skateboard, Action Sport, Sports, Olympic Snowboarding, Olympics, Winter Sports, Gus Kenworthy

Canada.com

The Liberals: First, the personal; then the policy

Justin Trudeau is walking through a crowd after delivering a speech at a Liberal rally in Edmonton on August 19, 2014. Mark Kennedy/Ottawa Citizen The celebrity factor: Justin Trudeau has been crisscrossing the country at a hectic pace to attract support.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

680News

What would Scottish independence mean for Andy Murray and Scottish Olympic athletes?

Britain erupted in a frenzy of national fervour when Andy Murray won Wimbledon in 2013. An agonizing 77-year wait for a home-grown men's champion had finally ended.

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Related Topix: Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympic Canoe/Kayak, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Tennis Players, More Sports, Andy Murray, Tennis

Vancouver Sun

Airman returns home to B.C., 70 years after his plane was shot down

The weather may be cooling down, but the fall box office is heating up thanks to a host of new releases. Take a look at the 10 must-see films of the season, according to Postmedia News film critic Chris Knight.

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Related Topix: Sports, Eric Mitchell, Winter Sports, Olympic Ski Jumping, Olympics

InsideHalton.com

'Amazing Race Canada' to wrap Sept. 21

On that Sunday night the CTV series - which has typically aired on Tuesdays - will conclude with a one-hour finale. That last instalment will be followed by a one-hour special called "After the Race," which will reunite all 11 teams to reminisce on the season that was.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Hockey, Winter Sports, Meaghan Mikkelson (2010 Vancouver Olympics)

Squamish Chief

What would Scottish independence mean for Andy Murray and Scottish Olympic athletes?

Britain erupted in a frenzy of national fervour when Andy Murray won Wimbledon in 2013. An agonizing 77-year wait for a home-grown men's champion had finally ended.

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Related Topix: Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympic Canoe/Kayak, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Tennis Players, More Sports, Andy Murray, Tennis

Blackhhawk up

Marian Hossa Shooting At Zamboni's From The Top Of A Stadium

Jun 1, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews and right wing Marian Hossa during the national anthem prior to the first period in game seven of the Western Conference Final of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Los Angeles Kings at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports We are at the tale end of the offseason and without any real news to report this morning there is reel news to show.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Chicago Blackhawks, NHL Central Division, Marian Hossa, NHL Players, Olympic Hockey, Olympics, Marian Hossa (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Winter Sports, Jonathan Toews, Jonathan Toews (2010 Vancouver Olympics)

Daily Journal

Austria tightens anti-doping laws after Sochi case

Austria is tightening its anti-doping laws, making it illegal for athletes to work with coaches and officials who have been banned in doping cases. "There will be an increased focus on the athlete's entourage," Austria sports minister Gerald Klug told national radio station Oe1 on Friday.

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Daily Mail

NHL's Bob Suter dies aged 57 of heart attack

Bob Suter, one of the heroes of the 1980 Olympic gold-winning 'Miracle on Ice' hockey team, dies of massive heart attack aged 57 The 'Miracle on Ice' was the name given to the US victory over the Soviet Union in the 1980 Winter Olympics at Lake Placid, New York Bob Suter, one of the heroes of the USA's 'Miracle on Ice' hockey team that won gold in the 1980 Winter Olympics, has died of a massive heart attack aged 57. The feisty defenseman, who played a key part in Herb Brooks' famous side, was at the ice rink he owned in Middleton, Wisconsin, when he collapsed on Tuesday. Suter suffered a broken ankle two months before the games at Lake Placid, New York, but recovered in time to take part in all seven matches at the tournament.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Sports, Olympics, Mark Johnson, Olympic Curling

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