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  1. Gene Collier: Long-time Penguins fan reaches her destinationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    It was probably long before she married Darren Sweeney, a hockey player at the Naval Academy with whom she'd eventually raise a family in a house divided against itself in Odenton, Md., or certainly one with serious fissures when it comes to hockey. Darren is a lifelong Washington Capitals fan, as are the couple's two boys, but their daughter is a Penguins fan, apparently having inherited the dominant hockey gene from Tara.

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  2. Black Market IIIRead the original story

    20 min ago | Planet Jackson Hole

    This year's race features skiing from the top of JHMR with a 5k run at the base in lieu of a Nordic leg; a change[...] Teton Artlab Visiting Artists Open Studio, 6 to 9 p.m. at Teton Artlab. Visiting Artists Tim Berg, Rebekah Myers and new media artist from Boston, Andrew Neumann will give the community a glimpse into their[...] World Championship Snowmobile Hill Cimb, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Snow King Mountain.

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  3. USA Women win against Canada at IIHF Ice Hockey Women's World ChampionshipRead the original story

    32 min ago | Defending Big D

    Opening day at the IIHF Ice Hockey Women's World Championships found the USA facing off against Canada, and the USA ladies used 3 power play goals to defeat the Canadians 4-2. Jocelyne Lamoureux, Hannah Brandt, Kendall Coyne, and Hilary Knight scored for the Americans, and Kacey Bellamy had a pair of helpers.Brianne Jenner and Jennifer Wakefield replied for Canada.

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  4. Canada beats U.S. in opener at men's curling championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | The Globe and Mail

    Team Canada skip Pat Simmons tests rocks during a practice session at the 2015 men's world curling championship, at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax on Friday, March 27, 2015. Team Canada skip Pat Simmons tests rocks during a practice session at the 2015 men's world curling championship, at the Scotiabank Centre in Halifax on Friday, March 27, 2015.

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  5. Session 2: Norway begin title defence with victory against ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | World Curling Federation

    Norway opened the defence of their title with a 9-7 win over China in Saturday evening's second session of round robin play at the Ford World Men's Curling Championship 2015 being held in the Scotiabank Centre, Halifax, Canada. However, with a second victory of the day - by 9-3 over Scotland, Japan top the standings as the only team on two wins.

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  6. Closing the season in style 0Read the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | UnionLeader.com

    Cardboard sled races, pond skimming and '80s days are spring favorites at ski resorts across the state.

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  7. Olele again: Gt. Olympics edge Wa All Atars to climb league logRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ghanamma.com

    Former Black Stars goalkeeper Richard Kingston, affectionately called 'Olele' has recorded his second successive clean sheet as he helped Great Olympics defeat Wa All Stars by a lone goal at the Accra Sports Stadium on Saturday. After a barren first half, Doetse Agbashie scored his fourth goal of the season to lift the 'Wonder club' to fifth and level on points with fourth placed WAFA.

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  8. Canada's Simmons beats American Shuster 11-10 in opener at men's curling worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The Canada skip delivered again Saturday night in a wild 11-10 extra-end win over American John Shuster in the opening game for both teams at the world men's curling championship. Just like he did to win the Tim Hortons Brier a few weeks ago, Simmons nailed his final throw to come out on top.

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  9. World Sports at 0000 GMTRead the original story

    1 hr ago | ETaiwanNews.com

    ... -- Javier Fernandez is used to breaking barriers as a figure skater from Spain, a country without a long winter sports tradition. He's the first Spanish man to win a medal at a Grand Prix event and the European championships, the first to compete in ...

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  10. Plenty of coaches, GMs could be on NHL chopping blockRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | SLAM! Sports

    While the spotlight entering the final two weeks of the NHL regular season is focused squarely on the enticing playoff races in both conferences, there are a handful of general managers and coaches who are primed for a blindfold and last cigarette. Indeed, there is no shortage of men who are playing out the string over the next 14 days, all the while knowing that their tenure with their respective teams is coming to an inevitable end.

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  11. Hayward wins NT Sportsperson of the Year awardRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Northern Territory News

    Hockey World Cup 2014 The Hague, Netherlands Day 12 Mens Semi Final Australia v Argentina. Territorian Jeremy Hayward celebrates a goal.

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  12. Christie back stronger than ever after Sochi travailsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    The Scot's disastrous Olympic campaign in Sochi last year was well documented; Christie travelled to Russia last February with three realistic medal chances- the 500m, 1000m and 1500m but she came home with nothing. She was disqualified in all three events with perhaps the sorest exclusion coming in the final of the shortest of the three distances, crossing the finish-line in second place but was subsequently ruled to have been to blame for an earlier crash between a Korean and Italian skater and so was relegated down to eighth position.

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  13. Wagner just misses out on world figure skating medalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Wave

    The medal drought for American singles skaters at the figure skating world championships grew even longer after a couple of near-misses on Saturday. Gracie Gold and Ashley Wagner narrowly missed out on medals in the women's event, finishing fourth and fifth, respectively, while Jason Brown finished fourth for the men at the Shanghai Oriental Sports Complex in Shanghai, China.

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  14. Broomball team fighting for more than a gold medalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    The Palmerston Posse is fighting for their teammate Troy McLaughlin who passed away in a car accident a few months ago. "Troy always wanted to go to the nationals and play at the nationals," said the team's head coach Archie Wilson.

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  15. Spain's Fernandez claims title of figure skating worldsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Javier Fernandez of Spain outscored reigning Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan to win Spain's first figure skating singles title at world championships here on Saturday. Fernandez, who finished second in Friday's short program, performed to II Barbiere di Seviglia by G. Rossini and scored 181.16 points in free skating and totaled 273.90 to win the gold.

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  16. Canadian teen Nam Nguyen finishes fifth at world figure skating championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Canadian teenager Nam Nguyen narrowly missed the medal podium Saturday, finishing fifth in men's singles at the world figure skating championships. The former world junior champion landed his quadruple jump to roar back from a ninth-place result in the short program.

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  17. Canada drops women's world hockey championship opener 4-2 to U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Canada was reminded early at the world championship that the United States has the best power play in international women's hockey. The U.S. scored every time a Canadian was in the penalty box in the opening period of Saturday's game.

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  18. US medal drought continues at figure skating worldsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    The medal drought for American singles skaters at the figure skating world championships grew even longer after a couple of near-misses on Saturday. Gracie Gold and Ashley Wagner narrowly missed out on medals in the women's event, finishing fourth and fifth, respectively, while Jason Brown finished fourth in the men's event.

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  19. US women's medal drought continues at figure skating worldsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    For the ninth straight year, there wasn't an American woman on the podium at the figure skating world championships. Though they fell just short of taking home a medal, Gracie Gold and Ashley Wagner were pleased with the way they recovered after their spotty performances in the short program to end the season on a positive note.

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  20. Fuller: Russ and Larissa buy a bookRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Phoenix

    A Saskatoon dancer calls a move to return to more restrictive striptease laws in Saskatchewan "offensive" and "dehumanizing." Jacqui Daniels, who manages Tiger Lily Cabaret and... SaskPower's $1.467-billion Boundary Dam Carbon Capture and Sequestration facility is costing electricity users in the province $1 billion that should be returned to them, says a report by Saskatchewan... MALMO, Sweden - Canada was reminded early at the world championship that the United States has the best power play in international women's hockey.

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