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February 17, 2018 - 2:51 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Point guards could run the show in the next Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame class, with Jason Kidd and two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash among the 13 finalists announced Saturday morning. Ray Allen, Grant Hill, Maurice Cheeks and Chris Webber also made the cut, but the two...
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Jessica Kooreman of the United States and Marianne St Gelais of Canada collide during their women's 1500 meters short track speedskating heat in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
February 17, 2018 - 5:58 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 8 p.m. American Maame Biney has been eliminated in short-track speedskating at the Pyeongchang Olympics. The 18-year-old, who was born in Ghana, finished last in her heat of the 1,500 meters on Saturday. The...
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Pius Suter (44), of Switzerland, celebrates with Simon Moser (82) after scoring a goal against South Korea during the third period of the preliminary round of the men's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
February 17, 2018 - 5:10 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 7:10 p.m. Pius Suter had a hat trick and former NHL goaltender Jonas Hiller made 25 saves as Switzerland shut out host South Korea 8-0 at the Pyeongchang Olympics. Dennis Hollenstein, Felicien du Bois, Thomas...
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Michelle Karvinen, of Finland, watches as goalie Sara Grahn (1), of Sweden, reacts as a puck shot by teammate Isa Rahunen, gets past her for a goal during the first period of the quarterfinal round of the women's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
February 17, 2018 - 4:58 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 7 p.m. Finland will be playing the United States in the semifinals after routing Sweden 7-2 in the quarterfinals of women's hockey. Sweden beat Finland in this same game 4-2 in 2014 at Sochi. This time, the...
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Switzerland's Lara Gut stands in the finish area after competing in the women's super-G at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
February 17, 2018 - 4:18 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Swiss Alpine skier Lara Gut is among the unluckiest at major championships, missing a super-G medal by 0.01 seconds at the Pyeongchang Olympics. Wearing ski goggles to hide her tears Saturday, Gut...
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Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan celebrates after winning the gold medal in the men's free figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
February 17, 2018 - 3:51 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 5:50 p.m. Yuzuru Hanyu's latest victory has an extra-special place in Olympics history. The Japanese figure skater won the 1,000th gold medal since the Winter Games began in 1924, defending his title in the...
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Dario Cologna, of Switzerland, celebrates after winning the gold medal in the men's 15km freestyle cross-country skiing competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 16, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
February 17, 2018 - 3:05 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 5:05 p.m. Swiss tennis star Roger Federer has given a big shout-out on Twitter to countryman Dario Cologna after learning Cologna had won his third straight Olympic gold medal in the 15-kilometer freestyle...
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United States' Lindsey Vonn reacts in the finish area after competing in the women's super-G at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
February 17, 2018 - 2:15 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 4:15 p.m. Lindsey Vonn's first Olympic race in eight years included one obvious, late mistake that she was sure cost her a medal — maybe even the gold. Truth is, the American generally considered the greatest...
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The puck shot by Michal Jordan (47), of the Czech Republic, flies past Ben Scrivens (30), of Canada, for a goal during the second period of the preliminary round of the men's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, Pool)
February 17, 2018 - 1:32 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Canada has lost a men's hockey game at the Olympics for the first time since 2010. Maxim Noreau hit the post in the fifth round of the shootout and Canada lost to the Czech Republic on Saturday in a...
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Goalie Florence Schelling (41), of Switzerland, reacts as the Olympic Athletes from Russia team celebrates a goal by Viktoria Kulishova (73) during the second period of the quarterfinal round of the women's hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
February 17, 2018 - 12:35 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Anna Shokhina scored two goals and two assists as the Olympic athletes from Russia advanced to the semifinals against defending gold medalist Canada by beating Switzerland 6-2. They upset Switzerland...
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