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02/21/2018   NY Times Sports
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02/21/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) The Alabama women's basketball team has a shot at ending a 19-year NCAA Tournament drought.
02/21/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
Special assistant Mark Loretta joined the Cannons on Tuesday to discuss the Eric Hosmer signing, the upcoming season, and more.
02/21/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
In his reaction to reports that the New York Giants will not draft a QB with the 2nd overall pick in the 2018 NFL draft, Colin Cowherd gives five reason why it will be a mistake to pass on Josh Rosen with the 2nd draft pick.
02/21/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
The Padres have a new first baseman. What does that mean for $83 million dollar man Wil Myers?
02/21/2018   NY Times Sports
How to explain the sudden dominance of the bespectacled South Korean women’s curling team? “It’s definitely the power of the garlic.”
02/21/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
Eddie House says that former teammate LeBron James does not stack up to Michael Jordan when it comes to who is the best to ever play the game of basketball. What does the Cleveland Cavaliers forward have to do to further bolster his legacy?
02/21/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) The Indiana Pacers have signed Trey McKinney Jones to a 10-day contract.
02/21/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
Andrew Luck delivered some good news to Indianapolis Colts fans on Tuesday.
02/21/2018   Google Sports

Washington Post

Astros' highly ranked pitching prospect gets 50-game MLB drug suspension
Washington Post
Major League Baseball announced Wednesday that it has suspended Forrest Whitley, who is widely seen as one of the top pitching prospects in baseball, for 50 games over a violation of the league's drug policy. Whitley's suspension will begin at the ...
Astros minor-league pitcher Forrest Whitley suspended 50 games for violating drug policyUSA TODAY
One of baseball's top 10 prospects was suspended 50 games for a drug violationCBSSports.com
Highly touted Astros prospect suspended 50 gamesFOXSports.com
Houston Press -ABC News -KPRC Click2Houston -Chron.com
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02/21/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
Outfielder Cameron Maybin signed a one-year contract and gives the young, rebuilding Miami Marlins much-needed experience.
02/21/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
The Miami Dolphins decided receiver Jarvis Landry is worth any headaches he causes, even if the cost is $16 million.
02/21/2018   Fox Sports:College Football
Houston Astros minor league pitcher Forrest Whitley has been suspended for 50 games without pay
02/21/2018   NY Times Sports
The American women, without a medal since 2006, produced their worst performance in Olympic short program. “Sometimes life and puberty get in the way.”
02/21/2018   NY Times Sports
After Evgenia Medvedeva, 18, set a world record, Alina Zagitova, 15, outdid her. Both are now are in a good position to become the first Russian to win a gold at these Games.
02/21/2018   NY Times Sports
Kikkan Randall and Jessie Diggins won gold in the women’s team sprint freestyle, the first U.S. medal in cross country since 1976.
02/21/2018   Google Sports

USA TODAY

Mike Patrick, longtime ESPN broadcaster, is leaving network
USA TODAY
ESPN announced Wednesday that longtime play-by-play broadcaster Mike Patrick has called his last game for the network, ending a career that spanned 35 years and multiple college and professional sports. Patrick's last game was the AutoZone Liberty Bowl ...
Mike Patrick has ended his long run at ESPNESPN
Mike Patrick, who's leaving ESPN, once randomly brought up Britney Spears during broadcastFor The Win
Mike Patrick Retiring From ESPN After 36 YearsThe Big Lead
The Spun (blog) -ESPN Front Row
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02/21/2018   NY Times Sports
The program was ordered to vacate 123 victories, including two trips to the Final Four, as punishment for a case involving players and prostitutes.
02/21/2018   Reuters Sports
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - There were hopes of a German win in the women's bobsleigh final at the Winter Games on Wednesday but not necessarily from the hands of former hammer thrower and Berlin-resident Mariama Jamanka.
02/21/2018   Google Sports

CBSSports.com

Winter Olympics 2018: Rooting against Lindsey Vonn is for losers, America
CBSSports.com
Lindsey Vonn never made it to the prom. You won't dig up her picture on the internet, in all her awkward teenage glory, like other star athletes such as LeBron James. No dress. No corsage. No forgettable updo. Nope, Vonn, who finished third in ...
Olympic bronze doesn't begin to tell the story of Lindsey Vonn, the greatest female ski racer of all timeChicago Tribune
Lindsey Vonn breaks down in tears after final Olympic downhill raceWashington Post
Winter Olympics 2018: US wins 1st medal in women's cross-country skiing, Lindsey Vonn grabs bronzeMassLive.com
ABC News -KXAN.com -New York Times -Seattle Times
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02/21/2018   Google Sports

Washington Post

Kikkan Randall blazed a cross-country trail; Jessie Diggins followed it to history
Washington Post
DAEGWALLYEONG, South Korea – The unattainable had become inevitable, the magical had grown feasible and Kikkan Randall started screaming at the top of her lungs. She was standing under the lights, at the finish line of Alpensia Cross-Country Skiing ...
Stop treating extreme sport athletes as second-class OlympiansChicago Tribune
Jessie Diggins propels US to first gold in cross country skiing historyMinneapolis Star Tribune
Americans Kikkan Randall, Jessie Diggins make history with cross country goldUSA TODAY
NPR -New York Times -The Denver Post -PEOPLE.com
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02/21/2018   Reuters Sports
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) - Maxim Noreau scored the only goal as Canada beat Finland 1-0 on Wednesday to win a spot in the semi-final round of the Olympic men's ice hockey tournament.
02/21/2018   Reuters Sports
(Reuters) - Missing the cut last week provided a reality check for Tiger Woods, who nevertheless will be the focus of attention again as he headlines a major-worthy field at the Honda Classic starting in south Florida on Thursday.
02/21/2018   Reuters Sports
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Germany won the women's Olympic bobsleigh gold medal on Wednesday after a steering masterclass by Mariama Jamanka earned her and partner Lisa Buckwitz their country's first success in the event since 2006.
02/21/2018   Google Sports

Fox News

Mark Cuban under fire following exposé alleging rampant sexual misconduct in Dallas Mavericks workplace
Fox News
Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban said allegations of rampant sexual misconduct at the team's workplace were "abhorrent," as the entrepreneur and his NBA franchise come under increased scrutiny after Sports Illustrated's explosive exposé. Cuban told SI ...
Mark Cuban 'embarrassed' by allegations of 'corrosive' Mavericks workplace cultureWashington Post
Mark Cuban's presidential hopes take on heavy baggage with Mavs' 'culture of sexual harassment'Dallas News (blog)
How Mavericks enabled a sexual harassment monster: employeesNew York Post
WEEI.com -The Big Lead -CBSSports.com -Yahoo Sports
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02/21/2018   Google Sports

NFL.com

Trevor Siemian expected to be on trading block
NFL.com
Next week's NFL Scouting Combine promises to deliver a whirlwind of chatter, gossip and juicy rumors. The machine is already churning in Denver, where the future of quarterback Trevor Siemian is entirely up in the air. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport ...
Trevor Siemian Trade Rumors: Broncos QB Available as Team Overhauls PositionBleacher Report
Broncos will reportedly try to trade Trevor Siemian as they target QB upgradeCBSSports.com
NFL Rumors: Broncos Want To Trade Trevor Siemian In QB ShakeupNESN.com
FanSided -The Denver Post -ClutchPoints -The Sports Post (blog)
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02/21/2018   Reuters Sports
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) - Japan clinched a semi-final spot in Olympic women's curling and South Korea closed out preliminary round play with a win over Denmark on Wednesday as two Asia nations reached the last four at a Winter Games for the first time.
02/21/2018   Reuters Sports
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin said on Wednesday it hopes an investigation into the case of a Russian curler who tested positive for doping at the ongoing Winter Olympics would clear the athlete's name.
02/21/2018   NY Times Sports
Vonn, the 2010 gold medalist in downhill, had a solid, but not spectacular, run. “I wish this wasn’t my last Olympics but it is.”
02/21/2018   Reuters Sports
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Norway's Marit Bjoergen cemented her place as the greatest ever Winter Olympian with a relay bronze medal on Wednesday, but with the 30km classic mass start still to come, she is not quite ready to ski off into the sunset just yet.
02/21/2018   Reuters Sports
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Kikkan Randall and Jessica Diggins delivered the first Olympic cross-country medal for the United States since 1976 with a stunning victory in a thrilling finish to the women's team sprint relay on Wednesday.
02/21/2018   NY Times Sports
The pressure of an intense physical race combined with methodical target shooting gives biathletes a unique perspective on coping with stress.
02/21/2018   Google Sports

Sports Illustrated

NFL Mock Draft Vol. 2: Josh Allen a Giant? The Pre-Combine, Pre-Free Agency Projection
Sports Illustrated
It's still too early to say what's going to happen in April, but we ran our first-round projection by scouts from eight NFL teams to try to get as close as possible. By Albert Breer. February 21, 2018. Teams have a pretty good idea of what they think ...
NFL Draft 2018: Giants make surprise pick as Josh Rosen tumbles in Mel Kiper's 2nd mock draftNJ.com
Mel Kiper 2018 NFL Mock Draft: New England Patriots take LSU CB Donte Jackson in pre-combine predictionMassLive.com (blog)
NFL mock draft 2018: Mel Kiper has a new name for the BengalsCincy Jungle
Windy City Gridiron -Blogging The Boys (blog) -Buffalo News -247Sports
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02/21/2018   NY Times Sports
Maribel Vinson, a three-time Olympian and renowned coach, had another distinction that is almost forgotten: She was the first female sportswriter at The New York Times.
02/21/2018   NY Times Sports
Olympic competition is nothing compared with the meat grinder of the Canadian trials. Just ask Brad Gushue. Gently.
02/21/2018   Reuters Sports
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) - For four years, the women's ice hockey world has been gearing up for one thing: The Olympic Rematch.
02/21/2018   Google Sports

Washington Post

Blanked by the Czechs in a shootout, US men's hockey team is out of the Olympics
Washington Post
GANGNEUNG, South Korea — As the clock ticked toward the conclusion of overtime, Coach Tony Granato thought, “I don't like the idea of this.” His team was playing to delay the end. Most of the U.S. men's hockey players had come from European teams ...
Czechs oust Team USA in hockey in shootout at Winter Olympics; 'that close to moving on'USA TODAY

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02/21/2018   NY Times Sports
“It’s peak snow crab season right now,” the noted chef David Chang said. “I don’t know if people understand.” Our correspondent knew that, and much more.
02/21/2018   Reuters Sports
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) - North Korea will not be the only nation leaving the Pyeongchang Olympics without a medal, but they are one of the few minnows of winter sports to have earned rousing cheers wherever they go.
02/21/2018   NY Times Sports
Big air is a new event at the Olympics, and the mothers and fathers of the competitors probably deserve medals just for watching.
02/21/2018   NY Times Sports
She usually takes 70 pairs to competitions, ready for every kind of race, weather and snow, but she scaled down for the Pyeongchang Games.
02/21/2018   NY Times Sports
The Players’ Tribune, a pet project of Derek Jeter’s, allows the stars to tell their own stories. It’s occasionally great — but is it journalism?
02/21/2018   NY Times Sports
A report by Sports Illustrated detailed accusations against Terdema Ussery, the team’s former president and chief executive, as well as a toxic work environment for women.
02/20/2018   Google Sports

Sports Illustrated

Andrew Luck: 'Ship Has Sailed' on More Surgery as Colts QB Eyes Minicamp Return
Sports Illustrated
During Indianapolis town hall, Andrew Luck gives update on his injury rehab while team prepares for next chapter under new coach Frank Reich; Mailbag section includes: an alternate Browns quarterback plan; Sam Bradford's usefulness; Eli Manning's ...
'That ship has sailed': Andrew Luck won't have more surgery, but he's still not throwing fullyWashington Post
Why Colts QB Andrew Luck is relieved about the condition of his shoulderIndianapolis Star
Luck tells Indy fans he feels better, rules out more surgeryABC News
CBSSports.com -NFL.com -Sporting News -Deadspin
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02/20/2018   KHQ High School Sports
The Spokane Chiefs lost for the first time in over a week on Tuesday night at Spokane Arena, falling to the division-leading Everett Silvertips, 4-1.
02/20/2018   NY Times Sports
The United States and Canada face each other for the Olympic gold medal on Thursday. What else is new?
02/20/2018   NY Times Sports
The Division II women’s basketball coach has spent 32 years at Bentley, which is not far from Boston but is far out of the limelight. And all she has done in that time is excel.
02/20/2018   ESPN College Sports
Hampton said Tuesday in a release that the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference has refused to sit down and discuss the school's transition to the Big South and will not allow Hampton to play a MEAC football schedule in 2018.
02/20/2018   NY Times Sports
Drury came to the Yankees from the Arizona Diamondbacks in a three-team trade and will provide depth for an infield that could include two rookies.
02/20/2018   NY Times Sports
The Rangers received a minor league defenseman, Rob O’Gara, and a third-round draft pick in the trade.
02/20/2018   NY Times Sports
“I don’t think I’ve ever been satisfied with my halfpipe runs, and I don’t think a lot of skiers are,” she said, after her Olympic halfpipe run drew attention.
02/20/2018   KHQ High School Sports
"Fear None", the 6-episode series following the Richland Bombers football team, is now out on DVD. 
02/20/2018   Google Sports

OregonLive.com

NFL draft 2018: Former GM says QB Lamar Jackson is 'short,' should switch to WR
OregonLive.com
ESPN analyst and former Indianapolis Colts GM Bill Polian says the Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson is "short" and has accuracy issues with accuracy and he should switch to wide receiver before the draft.( Associated Press ). Comment. 0 shares. By ...
Mike Freeman's 10-Point Stance: Tim Tebow and the Real Problem with the CombineBleacher Report
On Lamar Jackson, Josh McCown disagrees with Bill PolianYahoo Sports
Chop Chat Mock NFL Draft 2018 Version 1.0Chop Chat
Jaguars Wire -DieHards -RealGM.com
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02/20/2018   ESPN College Sports
Andy Cannizaro, who says he made "some poor decisions," resigned as Mississippi State's baseball coach. The nature of the "poor decisions" is not specified.
02/17/2018   KHQ High School Sports
 The Spokane Chiefs scored early and never looked back on Saturday night, defeating the rival Tri-City Americans 5-1 to strengthen their their hold on third place position in the U.S. Division.
02/17/2018   ESPN College Sports
UC Berkeley went into the Fiesta Bowl Overwatch Collegiate National Championships as the defending champs but also heavy underdogs with undefeated UC Irvine as the favorite to finish an unbeaten season. But Cal was undeterred and swept UCI 3-0 Saturday.
02/10/2018   KHQ High School Sports
Yamamoto, with a goal and four assists, was in on the first five of Spokane’s six goals, pushing him into a tie with Trent Whitfield for 11th place in franchise history with 269 points.
01/27/2018   KHQ High School Sports
Tri City’s Dylan Coglan scored his third goal of the game 1:14 into overtime to lift the Tri City Americans to a 5-4 come from behind win over the Spokane Chiefs.
01/23/2018   KHQ High School Sports
The Chiefs held Swift Current forward Aleksi Heponiemi without a point, snapping the star forward’s 28-game point streak.