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  • US cities urged to keep price tags down for 2024

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- The magic number for the U.S. cities hoping to host the 2024 Olympics is $5 billion.

    The Associated Press
  • DC Olympic bid touts 'unity' over dysfunction

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Place your hands together in just the right way, with thumbs overlapping and the other fingers pointing to the sky, and you've created the symbol for 2024 Olympics in the nation's capital.

    The Associated Press
  • Boston wants to take Olympics back to school

    BOSTON (AP) -- Field hockey at Harvard Stadium. Fencing and archery at MIT. Horses for the equestrian events cared for at the Tufts Hospital for Large Animals.

    The Associated Press
  • San Francisco's bid for 2024 Olympics taking shape

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- This tech-booming city, home to Twitter and other innovative startups, is experiencing its greatest growth since the California Gold Rush more than 150 years ago.

    The Associated Press
  • Los Angeles making quiet bid for 2024 Olympics

    LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Glamour, celebrities, perfect weather. A revitalized and growing downtown. Iconic venues and political support. With these virtues, Los Angeles looks like an ideal fit to host the 2024 Olympics.

    The Associated Press
  • European Games to test Baku's Olympic potential

    PARIS (AP) -- The head of next year's inaugural European Games in Azerbaijan hopes the event will serve as a springboard for a successful Olympic bid from Baku.

    The Associated Press
  • Beau Bennett out 2 weeks as Penguins lose another winger

    His injury problems continued during Pittsburgh's 3-2 win over Boston on Monday night when he suffered a lower body injury in the second period. Injuries have derailed Bennett's promising career to this point and have limited him to just 98 games in the AHL and NHL since the start of the 2012-13…

    CBS Sports
    Wed, Nov 26
    4:30 PM PST
    Toronto at Pittsburgh
    Preview Game
  • WATCH: Canucks honor former coach Pat Quinn

    The NHL lost one of its coaching greats this past week when former Flyers, Kings, Canucks and Maple Leafs coach Pat Quinn passed away at the age of 71.

    CBS Sports
  • Have the Devils reached their ceiling with Pete DeBoer and this roster?

    They were the toughest team in the NHL to generate shots against, allowing just 24 per game between the 2012-13 and 2013-14 seasons combined.

    CBS Sports
  • Hanyu aiming to secure GP Final spot at NHK Trophy

    OSAKA, Japan (AP) -- Olympic and world champion Yuzuru Hanyu just needs a podium finish at the NHK Trophy this weekend to secure a spot in figure skating's Grand Prix Final.

    The Associated Press
  • Martin St. Louis 'expecting the worst, hoping for best' in return

    The big game in the NHL on Wednesday night is in Tampa Bay where the Lightning host Martin St. Louis and the New York Rangers. The big story to watch within the game is how Lightning fans welcome back their long-time captain as a visiting player. It will be the first game St. Louis plays in Tampa…

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  • NHL Rumors: Oilers could trade David Perron within days

    The Edmonton Oilers are tied for the worst record in the National Hockey League, have yet to beat a team in their own conference and seem destined for another lost season. According to multiple reports on Tuesday evening following the Oilers' latest loss, a 3-2 decision in Dallas, they could be on…

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  • NHL Daily Picks: Martin St. Louis returns to Tampa Bay

    Welcome to the NHL Daily Picks, where CBS hockey writers Chris Peters and Adam Gretz share their predictions for select games every day. Earlier this season Ryan Callahan had a chance to make his return to New York for the first time since last year's blockbuster trade, and now Martin St. Louis…

    CBS Sports
    Wed, Nov 26
    4:30 PM PST
    NY Rangers at Tampa Bay
    Preview Game
  • WATCH: Martin Hanzal accidentally knocks puck in own net in OT

    After jumping out to a 3-0 lead in the first period, the Coyotes allowed Colorado to storm back for a 4-3 overtime win.

    CBS Sports
    Wed, Nov 26
    6:00 PM PST
    Chicago at Colorado
    Preview Game
  • WATCH: Kings' Drew Doughty scores on end-to-end rush

    Los Angeles Kings defenseman Drew Doughty can be one of the most electrifying players at the position, and when he gets the puck on his stick and decides to take on the opposing team all by himself he is capable of some pretty incredible stuff. 

    CBS Sports
  • Fifty years later, American skating team claims Olympics bronze

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Fifty years after Vivian Joseph and Ronald Joseph skated at the Innsbruck Olympics, the American pair on Tuesday officially claimed the bronze medal. Two years after the 1964 Games, the International Olympic Committee had awarded the Joseph siblings the bronze medal after…

    Reuters
  • LOOK: Predators fans celebrate goal with really big catfish

    Hockey fans have some strange traditions when it comes to throwing things on the ice. Sometimes, if you're really mad with the way the local hockey team is playing, you will throw your jersey on the ice.

    CBS Sports
  • WATCH: Stars D John Klingberg beats Viktor Fasth from center ice

    In the first period on Tuesday night in Dallas, Viktor Fasth gave up what might be the defining goal of the first two months of the Oilers' season when he allowed Stars defenseman John Klingberg to beat him from center ice.

    CBS Sports
  • WATCH: Jets' Bryan Little score 9 seconds into game

    The Winnipeg Jets wasted no time striking first against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night, scoring just nine seconds into their game when Bryan Little finished a tremendous sequence of passes to net his seventh goal of the season. 

    CBS Sports
  • Former NHL enforcer Donald Brashear to play in Sweden

    Brashear, who will turn 43 in January, last played in the NHL with the New York Rangers during the 2009-10 season. Since then he has spent the past few years attempting a brief career in mixed martial arts and playing hockey in the fight-filled LNAH, a low-level professional league based out of…

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