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  • Ted Ligety out to defend his 3 world titles in Beaver Creek

    Perfectly suited for Ted Ligety's style. The American skier knows it won't be as easy as 1-2-3 to defend his giant slalom, super-combined and super-G titles at the world championships in Beaver Creek, Colorado, beginning Wednesday with the super-G. After all, he had one of those…

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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.

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  • Tuktamysheva wins gold at European figure skating champs

    Elizaveta Tuktamysheva won gold at the European Figure Skating Championships with a free skate of technical precision and wide emotional range, heading a Russian sweep of the medals in the women's event. Tuktamysheva was second after the short program, but her free skate to Middle Eastern music…

    The Associated Press
  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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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    Fri, Jan 30
    Chicago4 - 1Anaheim
    Game Recap
  • 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…

    AFP
  • 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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  • NHL rumors: Is something brewing between Kings, Maple Leafs?

    First, word came that Maple Leafs general manager Dave Nonis was taking in Friday night’s game between the Manchester Monarchs and the Portland Pirates in the American Hockey League. The Monarchs are the Kings’ AHL affiliate and do you know who is playing for them right now? Richards, of course,…

    CBS Sports
    Sat, Jan 31
    4:00 PM PST
    Toronto at Philadelphia
    Preview Game
  • Coyotes GM: Shane Doan is only untouchable player on roster

    Given their place in the standings and the contract situation of many of their veteran players, we already know that the Arizona Coyotes are going to be one of the teams in the "sellers" category when it comes to the NHL trade deadline. On Friday, general manager Don Maloney appeared on TSN radio…

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  • Dukurs races to 5th World Cup skeleton win this season

    LA PLAGNE, France (AP) -- Martins Dukurs of Latvia posted his fifth victory of the season in the skeleton World Cup to win a sixth straight European title on Friday.

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  • Carey Price may not win Hart Trophy, but he is Canadiens' MVP

    The race for the top of the Atlantic Division is as intriguing as any in the NHL this season. The Canadiens, in particular, are unlike their fellow division leaders in two distinct ways. The Habs have scored 127 goals this season, 18 fewer than Detroit and 26 fewer than Tampa Bay. Their 2.60…

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  • Blackhawks legend Stan Mikita struggling with health issues

    "The family of Chicago Blackhawks Ambassador and Hall of Fame player Stan Mikita has announced that Stan is facing some serious health issues. Stan has been diagnosed with suspected Lewy Body dementia, a progressive disease and is currently under the care of compassionate and understanding care…

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    Sat, Jan 31
    7:30 PM PST
    Chicago at San Jose
    Preview Game