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45 min ago | People

See Who Got Booted from Dancing with the Stars

Lolo Jones can't stop beating herself up. The track and field star says a missed cue on premiere night not only got her booted first from Dancing with the Stars , but gave her naysayers more reason to criticize her behavior under pressure.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Athletics, Olympics, Lolo Jones, Summer Olympics, Olympic Bobsled, Olympic Winter Games, Olympic Track And Field

1 hr ago | Contra Costa Times

Brentwood skaters bring home the gold

Jan and Jim Barnett first skated together in the 1960s at San Francisco's Skateland at the Beach, when Jim was 18 and Jan 13. They married, raised a family and returned to skating competing as solos in regional and national competitions. Though skating has been an integral part of their lives for the past 35 years, their recent gold medal success was a lifetime highlight.

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5 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Big e-sports tournament coming to Silicon Valley

The downtown SAP Center was named Tuesday as the next venue for a major "e-sports" tournament, a growing global phenomenon in which thousands of fans crowd into sports arenas to watch their favorite teams battle in the virtual worlds of popular video games. Organizers say they're hopeful the Intel Extreme Masters tournament will bring sell-out crowds on Dec. 6 and 7 to cheer from the stands as teams play "League of Legends" and "StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm," in an 18,000-seat arena that's usually home to rock concerts and Sharks hockey games.

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6 hrs ago | Inman Real Estate News

Century 21 marketing guru Bev Thorne moves on

Bev Thorne, the mastermind behind Century 21 Real Estate's multidimensional ad blitz and one of real estate's most influential leaders , is no longer the Realogy brand's chief marketing officer. Mike Callaghan, Century 21's vice president of digital and strategic marketing, confirmed that Thorne is no longer with the firm, but would not provide details about the move.

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11 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

Daly, Holmgren to receive Lester Patrick Trophy

NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly and Philadelphia Flyers president Paul Holmgren were named recipients of the 2014 Lester Patrick Trophy on Tuesday. The award recognizes outstanding service to hockey in the United States.

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Related Topix: Sports, Philadelphia Flyers, NHL Hockey, NHL Atlantic Division, Ice Hockey

11 hrs ago | InsideHalton.com

'Johnny Hockey' already turning heads

Known as "Johnny Hockey" in an homage to Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel and the "Johnny Football" brand, the slick Calgary Flames prospect is turning heads because of his moves, and his moniker. " is kind of cool, unless you've got tweeting from my Twitter that 'I am Johnny Hockey' and no one knows it's them tweeting it," said Gaudreau.

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15 hrs ago | CBC News

Kaetlyn Osmond sidelined 6 weeks with broken leg

Two-time Canadian champion Kaetlyn Osmond had surgery to repair a broken right leg suffered last Thursday during practice. "I really appreciate all the support I've received from our medical team at Skate Canada and at Misericordia," Osmond said in a statement released Monday.

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19 hrs ago | HeraldNet

Hall of Famers

The funny thing is, Otto Olson never considered himself an outstanding athlete, though his many vanquished foes from over the years would surely beg to differ. "Honestly, I was not a great athlete," he insisted.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Brady Clark, Olympic Winter Games, Olympic Curling

Mon Sep 15, 2014

KHQ-TV Spokane

Eagles Rally Again To Beat Colts, 30-27

Nick Foles threw a tying touchdown pass with 3:25 to go, and then set up Cody Parkey for the winning 36-yard field goal as time expired, lifting Philadelphia to a 30-27 win at Indianapolis on Monday night. Indianapolis has lost consecutive regular-season games for the first time since Andrew Luck and Chuck Pagano arrived in 2012.

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The Oregonian

Will shrinking the Lloyd Center Ice Rink by a quarter kill competitive skating? North and NE Portland news

The Timbers Army hosted a block party Saturday to help raise $50,000 for Jefferson High School to install a new football field. Faith Cathcart has photos of the party .

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FOX Carolina

Adrian Peterson: 'I am not a child abuser'

Tiger Woods is too busy in the gym to find a new swing coach, or even swing a golf club. Masahiro Tanaka pitched five scoreless innings against minor leaguers in an instructional league simulated game Monday, perhaps the final step before the injured Japanese pitcher rejoins the New York Yankees.

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Related Topix: Sports, NFL Football, Minnesota Vikings, Adrian Peterson (Minnesota Vikings), NFL Players, More Sports, Figure Skating, Ice Skating, Competitive Skating, Carolina Kostner, Olympics

New Hampshire Public Radio -

More Sparkles! More Fake Tans! More Dancing And Stars, Kind Of

Dance pro Tony Dovolani and his partner, designer Betsey Johnson, are on Monday's premiere of Dancing With The Stars. Well, it's that time again: Monday night brings the premiere of the 19th season - NINETEENTH SEASON - of ABC's Dancing With The Stars , a show that has had some ratings struggles in recent years but has managed to keep on plugging for ... well, 19 seasons.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Bobsled, Lolo Jones, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games

Hereford Times

Herefordshire Learning Disability Community Games hailed a success

Community Games at The Point 4. from left, Ashley Penton, Laura Walne & Jodie Gorle enjoying a game of hockey. 1437_9001 Community Games at The Point 4. Support Worker Sadie Debenham & Jodie Gorle celebrate a goal during a game of hockey.

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ABC News

Kostner Summoned in Schwazer Doping Case

Former figure skating world champion Carolina Kostner will appear before Italian Olympic Committee officials investigating whether she was complicit in doping by her former boyfriend and Olympic race walking champion Alex Schwazer. In a brief statement on Monday, CONI says it has summoned Kostner to a hearing on Friday following media reports about evidence she gave to Bolzano prosecutors investigating the case.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Figure Skating, Ice Skating, Competitive Skating, Carolina Kostner, Olympic Figure Skating, Olympic Winter Games

DurhamRegion.com

Canucks prospects hoping to impress new GM, coach

The 19-year-old left-winger was selected by the Vancouver Canucks 24th overall at the 2013 draft when Mike Gillis was the team's general manager and John Tortorella was its head coach. Shinkaruk was among the final cuts at training camp last season before being returned to the WHL's Medicine Hat Tigers, where he suffered a hip injury that eventually ended his year.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Bo Horvat, Vancouver Canucks, Nicklas Jensen, NHL Players, NHL Northwest Division, Ice Hockey, Cory Schneider

The Independent

View from the Sofa: It's a 10 for mediocrity as H from Steps just about avoids a Tumble

Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The list of whacky or mildly dangerous activities that an aspiring young producer can get celebrities to do on television is shrinking.

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Related Topix: Ice Skating, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Olympic Gymnastics, Summer Olympics, Ultramarathon, Outdoor Recreation

Sun Sep 14, 2014

CNN

Ice hockey in the desert: Will fans adopt sport in UAE?

At first glance, the UAE seems ill-suited to ice hockey. The country boasts summer temperatures of up to 120 degrees Fahrenheit , and the only snow and ice to be found is usually in fabricated form in a shopping mall.

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KHQ-TV Spokane

A's Shutout M's 4-0, Seattle A Game Back Of KC

Sam Fuld and Brandon Moss hit solo home runs, Jon Lester combined with three relievers on a seven-hitter and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 4-0 on Sunday afternoon. Oakland won consecutive games for the first time in three weeks and more importantly stretched its lead in the AL wild card race.

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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, Olympic Winter Games, Alexander Ovechkin (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Ice Hockey, NHL Hockey

Gazetteandherald.co.uk

Ice Hockey Live: Manchester Phoenix v Swindon Wildcats

It's been fast and franctic but Swindon have finally started to see a bit more of the puck, with Aaron Nell testing the Manchester goalie with a slapshot Not the start the visitors would have wanted. This match has started at quite a tempo and the hosts show no sign of letting up after taking an early lead Cats get off to the worse possible start.

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