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Satoko Miyahara works out ahead of Olympic title bid

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 06:33
Satoko Miyahara did a run-through of her free skate to “Madame Butterfly” during a 40-minute workout at the practice rink beneath Gangneung Ice Arena on ...

Norway’s Havard Lorentzen takes men’s 500-meter gold; Daichi Yamanaka finishes fifth

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 06:22
Japan’s men’s 500-meter speedskaters were left wanting Monday, Daichi Yamanaka only managing fifth as Norway’s Havard Lorentzen won gold at the Pyeongchang Winter Games.Lorentzen, a ...

Japan moves into women’s speedskating team pursuit semis

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 05:59
World record-holding gold-medal favorite Japan advanced to the semifinals of the women’s team pursuit at the Pyeongchang Winter Games on Monday.Miho Takagi, who won individual ...

Mikaela Shiffrin drops out of downhill after schedule change

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 05:59
Back at the last Olympics, Mikaela Shiffrin exuberantly talked about chasing five gold medals this time around. Now it turns out she’ll only enter three ...

Ayana Onozuka earns spot in ski halfpipe final

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 02:25
Ayana Onozuka claimed her spot in the women’s freestyle skiing halfpipe final at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, finishing fifth in the qualification round on Monday.Onozuka, ...

Team LeBron edges Team Stephen in NBA All-Star Game

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 01:17
LeBron James picked a winner in the NBA All-Star Game.James scored 29 points and hit the go-ahead layup with 34.5 seconds to play, winning his ...

Yuka Fujimori and Reira Iwabuchi move on in inaugural Big Air competition

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 00:59
Snowboarders Yuka Fujimori and Reira Iwabuchi placed second and third, respectively, in the women’s Big Air qualifying round Monday to earn their places in the ...

Curlers left bemused by doping allegation

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 00:56
Of all the questions surrounding reports of a Russian curler’s alleged doping infraction at the Pyeongchang Olympics, the biggest is why?Why would an athlete in ...

U.S. women beat Finland to reach ice hockey final

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 00:49
The United States women’s ice hockey team will play for the Olympic gold medal that has eluded it for nearly two decades after shutting out ...

Lindsey Vonn is the downhill favorite, says rival Sofia Goggia

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 00:48
The form book suggests there is little to choose between the world’s top two women downhill skiers ahead of Wednesday’s Olympic race at the Jeongseon ...

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir lead ice dance after setting world record in short dance

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 00:15
Canada’s Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir have the lead in ice dance following the short dance at Gangneung Ice Arena on Monday afternoon.The defending world ...

Japan’s women’s squad suffers second loss in curling tourney

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 23:49
The sixth-ranked Japanese women’s curling team suffered its second loss of round-robin play Monday after an 8-3 defeat to Canada in the preliminary round at ...

Nao Kodaira pays tribute to late friend after capturing gold medal

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 23:00
Speedskating star Nao Kodaira paid an emotional tribute to her late friend and former teammate Miyako Sumiyoshi on Monday, a day after capturing the women’s ...

Pyeongchang 2018 Olympics Day 10: Team Japan skates to another gold

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 22:20
Getting a morale boost from Yuzuru Hanyu’s dominance of men’s figure skating, Nao Kodaira found the will to skate to an Olympic record time of  36.94, ...

Gold medalist Nao Kodaira cites Yuzuru Hanyu’s heroics as inspiration

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 19:00
Sprint queen Nao Kodaira credited compatriot and men’s figure skating repeat champion Yuzuru Hanyu for her explosive gold medal win in the women’s 500 meters ...

Fans ejected in Chicago for racist taunts toward Capitals forward Devante Smith-Pelly

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 17:17
Four Chicago Blackhawks fans were ejected during Saturday night’s game after making racist taunts toward Washington Capitals forward Devante Smith-Pelly.Capitals coach Barry Trotz called the ...

Noriaki Kasai books spot on Japan’s four-man squad for team final

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 06:47
Noriaki Kasai has qualified for the men’s team large hill ski jumping final at the Olympics.After failing to qualify for the large hill final on ...

Russian athlete involved in meldonium doping case: source

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 06:36
A Russian athlete at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics has been implicated in a doping case involving the banned substance meldonium, a source close to the ...

Nao Kodaira sets Olympic record en route to gold in women’s 500 meters

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 06:31
Nao Kodaira captured the gold medal in the women’s 500 meters in Olympic record time at Gangneung Oval on Sunday night.The 31-year-old native of Chino, ...

Who to watch on Monday, Day 11 of the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics

Sun, 02/18/2018 - 05:51
10 a.m., Figure skating, Ice dance, short dance: Kana Muramoto and Chris Reed will perform in the pairs event for the first time at the ...

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