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  • US aerials pipeline produces 2 world titles

    The crystal globes sit on countertops at their parents' houses in Connecticut. Kiley McKinnon took home the women's and Mac Bohonnon, the men's. The audaciously captured trophies were awarded to the elementary school classmates who became the 2014-15 world aerial skiing champions. The rewards…

    The Associated Press
  • Boston mayor strongly defends Olympic bid amid criticism

    Boston Mayor Marty Walsh is strongly defending the city's 2024 Olympic bid, saying that win or lose the pursuit of the games represents a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity and would not leave taxpayers to shoulder a massive bill. The United States Olympic Committee selected Boston in January over…

    The Associated Press
  • Knee injury ends Rebensburg's season

    Germany's top female skier Viktoria Rebensburg will miss the rest of the season after tearing the medial ligament in her left knee, it was confirmed on Wednesday. The 25-year-old, who claimed giant slalom silver in February's world championships, suffered the injury while training and will need to…

    AFP
  • Remember Whalers And Penguins Making Blockbluster 6-Player Trade In 1991

    On this day in 1991, Pittsburgh acquired Ron Francis, Grant Jennings and Ulf Samuelsson from Hartford for John Cullen, Jeff Parker and Zarley Zalapski.Keywords: Pittsburgh Penguins, Hartford Whalers, NHL, Trade, 1991

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  • Rebensburg finishes ski World Cup season with knee injury

    GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) -- Viktoria Rebensburg has ended the World Cup season after injuring her left knee in a crash in training ahead of this weekend's women's races in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. The German skiing federation says Rebensburg sprained her left knee during giant slalom…

    The Associated Press
  • Jordan Leopold's daughter on next letter: 'Thank you to Blue Jackets'

    The Minnesota Wild have a tradition that before every game someone is given the honor of leading the crowd at the Xcel Energy Center in a brief cheer before puck drop. Knowing her dad is on the ice below her might help a bit, though.

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  • Blue Jackets' David Clarkson out 4-6 weeks with torn oblique

    The Blue Jackets announced Wednesday that Clarkson will be sidelined four to six weeks with a torn oblique muscle sustained in Tuesday night’s loss to the Washington Capitals. Ironically, the Blue Jackets traded for Clarkson because they didn’t want to have to keep paying a player that couldn’t…

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  • Bruins lose Brett Connolly for six weeks two days after trading for him

    At 22 years old, he still has some potential to reach and maybe he could flourish in an elevated role with the Bruins. Before he could even suit up in a game, Connolly suffered a displaced fracture in his right index finger during Wednesday morning’s practice with the Bruins. The young forward…

    CBS Sports
  • FIS won't replace women's super-G that was canceled twice

    OBERHOFEN, Switzerland (AP) -- The International Ski Federation says a women's super-G race that was canceled twice won't be replaced on the World Cup schedule.

    The Associated Press
  • NHL Report Card: Grades for third quarter of 2014-15 season

    It is that time again -- report card time. 

    CBS Sports
    Wed, Mar 4
    10:00 PM EST
    Montreal at Anaheim
    Preview Game
  • Panthers recall goalies after injuries to Roberto Luongo, Al Montoya

    It appears that both could be on the shelf for a little while at least as the Panthers have had to recall two goaltenders to fill the roster spots. Florida announced Tuesday that the club has recalled goalies Dan Ellis from the AHL’s San Antonio Rampage. Additionally, Sam Brittain is coming up…

    CBS Sports
  • NHL awards World Cup of Hockey US television rights to ESPN

    For the first time since the 2003-04 season, there will be NHL players playing hockey on ESPN. The NHL announced Wednesday that the league has granted exclusive U.S. television rights for the 2016 World Cup of Hockey to ESPN. Most of the games are expected to air on ESPN or ESPN2. The World Cup…

    CBS Sports
  • NHL Daily Picks: Rangers, Red Wings square off in big Eastern matchup

    Welcome to the NHL Daily Picks, where CBS hockey writers Chris Peters and Adam Gretz share their predictions for select games every day. The Jets and Sens will square off for the second and final time this season. The Senators had their five-game winning streak halted Tuesday night with an…

    CBS Sports
    Wed, Mar 4
    8:00 PM EST
    NY Rangers at Detroit
    Preview Game
  • Happy Birthday, Brian Leetch

    The Rangers defenseman was the first non-Canadian to win the Conn Smythe as playoff MVP.Keywords: Brian Leetch, NHL, Hockey, New York Rangers,

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  • Panthers goalie coach Robb Tallas suits up after both goalies get injured

    After having to dress as their emergency goalie exactly two years ago -- to the day -- Florida Panthers goalie coach Robb Tallas had to do it again on Tuesday night against the Toronto Maple Leafs after the third period of their game went in a strange and almost unbelievable direction. Both…

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  • WATCH: Islanders F Matt Martin ejected for kneeing Trevor Daley

    Along with the game misconduct, Martin also received a five-minute major penalty for kneeing. The Stars failed to score on the extended power play. Daley left the game with what the Stars are calling a lower body injury and initially said his return to the game was questionable.

    CBS Sports
  • No 'floating rubbish' collection for Olympic sailing venue

    A program has been halted to retrieve floating rubbish from the sailing venue of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, according to Brazilian media. A report Tuesday in the newspaper O Globo comes just three days after top International Olympic Committee officials ended week-long meetings in Rio,…

    The Associated Press
  • Vanessa-Mae attends CAS appeal in Olympic ski fixing case

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) -- Pop violinist Vanessa-Mae has appeared at sport's highest court to appeal her 4-year ban for helping to fix Sochi Olympic qualifying races in Alpine skiing.

    The Associated Press
  • Predators F Mike Fisher, wife Carrie Underwood welcome new baby

    The Predators are enjoying great success on the ice, looking like a President's Trophy and maybe even a Stanley Cup contender this year. Fisher has something even bigger to celebrate, however. He and wife, singer Carrie Underwood, welcomed their first child on Feb. 27. Underwood announced the…

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  • Avs' Cody McLeod, Gabriel Landeskog fined for late-game antics

    Avalanche forwards Cody McLeod and Gabriel Landeskog were fined by the NHL for their actions in the closing seconds of Saturday night's game. McLeod was docked $3,091.40 for entering the game on a legal line change for the purpose of starting an altercation. The second the puck was dropped,…

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