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  1. State hockey tournament TV coverage through the yearsRead the original story

    37 min ago | Examiner.com

    Since coming to Minnesota in September 1972 from New Jersey, the Minnesota State High School Boys Hockey Tournament has been seen on five TV stations and a number of talented broadcasters have been calling the action leading to a state title. Here's a look back at state tournament TV coverage over the last 40+ years.

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  2. Special Olympic State Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KMVT Twin Falls

    A busy weekend, starting off with opening ceremonies and ending with a full day of competition on Saturday. From the time athletes check in on Friday, there are nonstop events including floor hockey, alpine skiing snowboarding, and even snowshoeing.

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  3. Hudak carries Sask flag at Games closing ceremoniesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Prince Albert Daily Herald

    Brittany Hudak stands in the Canada Games Plaza on Sunday in Prince George, B.C. with her three gold medals. Photo credit: Gary Jorgensen/2015 Canada Winter Games After winning three gold medals at the Canada Winter Games, the Prince Albert Paralympic cross-country skier served as Saskatchewan's flag bearer for the Games' closing ceremonies on Sunday.

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  4. Success not foreign to Sweden's Jonas JerebkoRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Basketball isn't one of the most popular sports in Jonas Jerebko's home country of Sweden, but he's doing his best to move it up the list. "I'd say it's like the fifth or sixth biggest sport," the Celtics forward said.

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  5. Wa burg jokesters to build Nacy Kerrigan-Tonya Harding museum in apa t hallwayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Brooklyn Paper

    A pair of Brooklyn comedians are opening the Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan 1994 Museum in the hallway of their abode. The museum is meant to focus on a media machine that hones in on one scandal after the next, and the two athletes that got caught up in it, according to the museum curators, who were both seven when one of figure skater Tonya Harding's associates attacked rival skater Nancy Kerrigan with a police baton.

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  6. Hershey Bears blank Lehigh Valley, move into first place in Eastern Conference standingsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    In Hershey, Round 10 of the season series between the Bears and the Lehigh Valley Phantoms ended in a 2-0 Bears win. The contest began with a first period scoreless deadlock.

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  7. Surfing league rides streams for viewersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Laguna News Post

    Gabriel Medina of Brazil, during the final round of the Nike Lowers Pro held at San Onofre State Beach in San Clemente in 2012. In December, as 21-year-old Gabriel Medina battled to be crowned surfing's newest champion on the North Shore of Oahu, millions in his native Brazil stayed glued not to their TVs, but to their tablets, laptops and mobile phones.

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  8. 4 Flyers who could become ex-Flyers todayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Philly.com

    MONTHS BEFORE perhaps the deepest NHL draft since 2003, it has surprisingly never been a better time to be a "seller" at today's 3 o'clock trade deadline. Rental defensemen Andrej Sekera and Cody Franson both garnered first-round picks, albeit from teams firmly in the Stanley Cup playoffs banking on a deep run.

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  9. Brittany Bowe, Heather Richardson 1-2 in World Sprint speedskatingRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Repeat performance: runner-up Heather Richardson of the U.S, winner Brittany Bowe of the U.S, and third placer Karolina Erbanova of the Czech Republic pose after Sunday's 500-meters at the World Sprint Speedskating Championship in Astana, Kazakhstan. They would finish in the same order overall.... Repeat performance: runner-up Heather Richardson of the U.S, winner Brittany Bowe of the U.S, and third placer Karolina Erbanova of the Czech Republic pose after Sunday's 500-meters at the World Sprint Speedskating Championship in Astana, Kazakhstan.

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  10. Marcel Hirscher earns fourth consecutive giant slalom victoryRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    Hirscher, the first Austrian to achieve the feat, navigated the Kandahar course in 2 minutes, 43.23 seconds, beating Germany's Felix Neureuther by a huge 3.28 seconds and 37-year-compatriot Benjamin Raich by 3.44. Three-time world champion Ted Ligety of the United States was fourth, 3.56 back, recovering from eighth in the first run by taking the provisional lead.

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  11. National Hockey League Game CapsulesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Sports Network

    Andrew Ladd had two goals as the Winnipeg Jets grabbed a 5-2 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Sunday. Drew Stafford, Tyler Myers and Blake Wheeler each scored a goal for the Jets, who had lost three of four coming in.

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  12. Kocher lands on podium at IBU event in CanmoreRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Red Deer Advocate

    Red Deer biathlete Zina Kocher blazed through the field en route to a silver-medal finish in the women's sprint event of the IBU Cup 7 competition during the weekend. Kocher, 32, shot 9/10 and clocked a time of 20:16.5 around the 7.5 km track to grab her first international podium finish since 2007.

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  13. Central Alberta athletes win five medals in second week of Canada Winter GamesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Red Deer Advocate

    Central Alberta athletes snared five medals in the second and final week of the Canada Winter Games in Prince George, B.C. Winning silver medals were Taylor Laing of Red Deer in synchronized swimming, and Jeremy Klessens of Red Deer County and Dominic Schiemann of James River Bridge in male hockey. Kalena Soehn of Red Deer earned a bronze medal in individual female trampoline and Mark Armstrong of Red Deer was a bronze medalist in the male category.

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  14. Gushue, Nichols reunite for another run for Canadian men's curling titleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Newfoundland and Labrador skip Brad Gushue delivers a rock during curling action at the Brier in Calgary, Sunday, March 1, 2015. Newfoundland and Labrador skip Brad Gushue delivers a rock during curling action at the Brier in Calgary, Sunday, March 1, 2015.

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  15. American OpinionFAMILY GUY 1, PALIN 0Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- Mankind has always wanted to fly, and not by being X-rayed at an airport and then scrunched into a tiny seat three across with a change of planes in Atlanta.

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  16. Henry BouchaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Henry Boucha, who played high school hockey in Warroad and professionally for the Minnesota North Stars, appears at a book signing event. Henry Boucha played in the Minnesota state hockey tournament in 1969, and nearly a half-century later, remains one of the most revered names in high school hockey history.

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  17. Gushue, Jacobs open Brier at 3-0Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Brad Gushue's pursuit of his first Canadian men's curling title on a 12th attempt strengthened with the return of Mark Nichols. The Newfoundland and Labrador skip and vice appear to have re-established the relationship that made them Olympic gold medallists, as well as perennial Brier contenders prior to a split almost four years ago.

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  18. Kelly Clark wins snowboard halfpipe in US Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Kelly Clark won the snowboard halfpipe in the U.S. Grand Prix on Sunday for her second FIS World Cup victory of the season, easily beating 18-year-old American teammate Arielle Gold. The 31-year-old Clark, from West Dover, Vermont, had a 94.50-point run.

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  19. Changing of guard in Canadian men's curling evident at the BrierRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Canada.com

    When Brad Jacobs and his Northern Ontario team won the Canadian men's championship two years ago with an average age of 29, they were considered the fresh faces of the sport. Now the skip of the reigning Olympic champions looks around the Scotiabank Saddledome and marvels at the youth movement in this year's Tim Hortons Brier.

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  20. Nova Scotia finishes fifth in men's hockey at Canada Winter GamesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    Derek Gentile of Sydney, left, fights for the puck outside the Manitoba crease during quarter-final action against Manitoba at the CN Centre on Thursday. Communications Nova Scotia/Len Wagg Coach Charlene Oliver of New Waterford speaks to athlete Hailey Boutilier of Glace Bay before a judo match at the Northern Sports Centre in Prince George on Wednesday.

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