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  • China's Hang Zhou wins World Cup aerials event

    LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) -- China's Hang Zhou won the World Cup aerials event Saturday at Whiteface Mountain and Australia's Renee McElduff topped the women's field

    The Associated Press
  • IOC leader: Boston opposition expected, no cause for alarm

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- The leader of the International Olympic Committee believes it's too early to be alarmed by groups in Boston that don't want the 2024 Games in their city.

    The Associated Press
  • WATCH: Jets D Dustin Byfuglien puts Jamie Benn in headlock with his legs

    On Saturday night against Dallas he took a slightly different approach when he used his legs to put Stars forward Jamie Benn in a headlock after he attempted to get around him at the blue line. Unfortunately for the Jets they had no other answer for the Stars on Saturday night, losing by a 5-2…

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  • LOOK: Bruins ready for Super Bowl in Patriots hats in warmups

    The New England Patriots are preparing to take on the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, and everybody in the Boston area is probably pretty fired up about that.

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    Sun, Feb 1
    3:30 PM PST
    New England at Seattle
    Preview Game
  • WATCH: Coyotes GM Don Maloney can't seem to believe what he is seeing

    Since taking over as general manager of the Arizona Coyotes, Don Maloney has done a pretty outstanding job. They're sliding toward the bottom of the NHL standings, could be on the verge of a massive rebuild, and on Saturday afternoon were blown out by the Ottawa Senators, 7-2, after giving up four…

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  • Norway wins Nordic Combined team sprint again

    VAL DI FIEMME, Italy (AP) -- Norway won a second successive Nordic Combined team sprint as Jorgen Graabak and Jan Schmid edged out Germany and Austria on Saturday.

    The Associated Press
  • The Buffalo Sabres are on a historic losing streak

    After their 5-2 loss in Vancouver on Friday night, their current losing streak now sits at 14 consecutive games. They have not won a hockey game since December 27 when they won a shootout against the New York Islanders. To find their last win in regulation, you have to go all the way back to Dec.…

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  • Resurgent Tuktamysheva leads Russian women's podium sweep

    Elizaveta Tuktamysheva crowned her return to form this season by leading a Russian women's podium sweep at the European figure skating championships on Saturday. She pulled out a clean and confident free skate to "Batwannis Beek" and "Sandstorm" to take gold after trailing compatriot Elena…

    AFP
  • Bergsma wins men's 5,000 race at speedskating World Cup meet

    HAMAR, Norway (AP) -- Jorrit Bergsma beat fellow Dutchman Douwe de Vries to win the men's 5,000-meter race at a speedskating World Cup event Saturday.

    The Associated Press
  • Friedrich wins bobsled World Cup race in La Plagne

    LA PLAGNE, France (AP) -- World champion Francesco Friedrich won a two-man bobsled World Cup race on Saturday with fellow German Martin Grothkopp for his second win this season.

    The Associated Press
  • Iraschko-Stolz wins 3rd straight women's WCup ski jump event

    HINZENBACH, Austria (AP) -- Austrian ski jumper Daniela Iraschko-Stolz won her third straight women's World Cup event to extend her lead in the overall standings on Saturday.

    The Associated Press
  • Skeleton World Cup race canceled in France

    LA PLAGNE, France (AP) -- The women's race scheduled for Saturday in the skeleton Word Cup has been cancelled because of poor track conditions in the French Alps resort of La Plagne.

    The Associated Press
  • What is behind the Anaheim Ducks' dominance in close games?

    As the 2014-15 NHL calendar gets ready to roll over to February, no team in the NHL has won more regular-season games since the start of the 2012-13 season than the Anaheim Ducks' 116. Only three other teams (Pittsburgh, Chicago and St. Louis) have won more than 110. They are on their way to their…

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  • NHL Daily Picks: Western Conference playoff race heating up

    Welcome to the NHL Daily Picks where hockey writers Adam Gretz and Chris Peters make their picks for select games every day. The Stars are doing everything they can to try and get back into a playoff position after an awful start to the regular season, and enter Saturday's game in Winnipeg four…

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  • Sleepy Fernandez wins third successive Euro crown

    Spain's Javier Fernandez claimed a third successive European men's figure skating title on Friday despite almost falling asleep as the competition reached its conclusion. Fernandez added the title to his two world bronze medals thanks to a score of 173.25 in the free programme for a total score of…

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  • Fernandez wins 3rd European figure skating gold

    Spain's Javier Fernandez won his third straight European figure skating gold on Friday with a free program that had some technical faults but never faltered on verve. Russians Maxim Kovtun and Sergei Voronov took silver and bronze. In pairs, Ksenia Stolbova and Fedor Klimov led after the short…

    The Associated Press
  • Commissioner Gary Bettman 'in no rush' to put ads on NHL jerseys

    With the report that the NHL may sell advertising on the jerseys for the World Cup of Hockey in 2016, the idea of ads of any kind on regular NHL jerseys someday is a hot topic. It was a topic that NHL commissioner Gary Bettman hit head on during a visit to Vancouver to take in the Canucks game…

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