Disgraced South Korean swim star Park Tae-Hwan made an emotional public apology over his failed doping test on Friday, fighting back tears and begging to be forgiven. "I sincerely apologise ... It's all my fault," Park said in his first press conference since being slapped with an 18-month…AFP38 mins ago
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The head of the world governing body for skating Thursday called on Olympic chiefs to "decide positively" ahead of an announcement on whether synchronised skating could become a fixture at the Winter Games. The introduction of the sport would be in the "interests" of the public, Ottavio Cinquanta,…AFP
CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine (AP) -- Teenager Nina O'Brien captured the giant slalom title Thursday at the U.S. Alpine Championships against a field that was filled with World Cup veterans.The Associated Press
The golf course for the 2016 Olympics has been embroiled in legal wrangling since the day three years ago when American golf architect Gil Hanse won the design contest over other bidders including Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player. Local prosecutors have sued wealthy developer Pasquale Mauro about…The Associated Press
Elizaveta Tuktamysheva has been so far ahead of the rest of the women's figure skating field this season, she didn't think twice about adding a much more difficult element to her repertoire of high-flying jumps. The 18-year-old Russian landed a triple axel on her first leap of the figure skating…The Associated Press
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Organizers of next year's Rio Olympics said Wednesday they have struck a deal with online accommodation provider Airbnb to provide thousands of fans with a place to stay during the three-week extravaganza. Details of the deal for Airbnb to provide 20,000 rooms during the first Games in South…AFP
Rio de Janeiro's mayor unveiled the city's controversial Olympic golf course on Wednesday and laid out an ardent defense of a project that has been criticized by environmental activists and is at the center of legal wranglings.The Associated Press
Rio de Janeiro (AFP) - Brushing aside protests by ecologists at the choice of a nature reserve for an Olympic golf course, Rio's mayor on Wednesday gave a spirited defence of the project.AFP
Canada's Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford inched towards clinching the world title in Shanghai Wednesday, taking the lead in the pairs short program by a huge four points. Their nearest opponents, China's Pang Qing and Tong Jian, scored 72.59, but will need to perform miracles to overcome the…AFP
CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine (AP) -- Alice McKennis capped off a comeback season with her first national title, winning the super-G on Wednesday at the U.S. Alpine Championships.The Associated Press
(Reuters) - North America ruled on the first day of the world championships after Canadian pair Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford produced a flawless skate to steal the spotlight from Chinese stalwarts Pang Qing and Tong Jian on Wednesday. With Americans Madison Chock and Evan Bates setting the…Reuters
As fun as it might be, there’s been a recent outcry regarding the waste of perfectly good (if unhealthy) food. One such person that would like to see the tradition altered is Senators head coach Dave Cameron. I heard a nice thing on the way in today on the radio about, I think there was a comment…CBS Sports
Leaders of Beijing's bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics said Wednesday the capital's notorious air pollution will be much improved by the time of the games. The vice president of the bid committee, Zhang Jiandong, told reporters that air quality at the rural sites for the skiing and sliding events…The Associated Press
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Head coach Alain Vigneault confirmed Wednesday that Lundqvist will dress for Thursday night’s game against the Ottawa Senators, but he will be Cam Talbot’s backup. Though Lundqvist will return in the No. 2 role, Vigneault affirmed that King Henrik is still the No. 1 on the team despite the…CBS Sports
After sharing the ice with teammate Jonathan Toews in a recent GoPro video, Chicago Blackhawks winger Patrick Kane got the ice all to himself to show off the stickhandling skills that helped him become one of the league’s biggest stars. Perhaps you’ll recall the insane stickhandling video Kane did…CBS Sports
Philadelphia Flyers owner Ed Snider has been there from the beginning. The longevity is impressive, but his long run with the club also means that he’s as aware as anyone else of the 40 years since the last Stanley Cup in Philadelphia. With the way things went in Philly this season, that Stanley…CBS Sports
With just a couple of weeks remaining in the NHL regular season there are still a few playoff spots and division titles up for grabs. The defending Stanley Cup champions Los Angeles Kings are fighting for a playoff spot while the Calgary Flames look to continue their magical season and hold them…CBS Sports
Munich would have easily defeated Beijing and Almaty in the race to stage the 2022 Winter Olympics if they had gone ahead with a bid, according to German sports chief Alfons Hoermann. "It is bitter that Almaty and Beijing are the only ones left," he told a regional event on Tuesday evening. "It…Reuters
By Ben Blanchard BEIJING (Reuters) - If Beijing is successful in its bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics then foreigners who attend will get uncensored Internet access, but this isn't an issue for Chinese who "don't like" sites like Facebook and Twitter, an official said on Wednesday. China keeps a…Reuters
Welcome to the NHL Daily Picks, where CBS hockey writers Chris Peters and Adam Gretz share their predictions for select games every day. The Blackhawks have been looking up at the St. Louis Blues and Nashville Predators in the Central standings for much of the season. With two games in hand on…CBS SportsFri, Mar 278:00 PM EDTCalgary at MinnesotaPreview Game