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Sport Czechs knock U.S. out of Olympic ice hockey
Author: 0 Czechs knock U.S. out of Olympic ice hockey

But the United States faltered utterly in the shootout. With those stakes, their sport would morph into a parlor game, and not a parlor game they were suited to win. The teams traded chances in the third period, none better than O'Neill clanking a shot off the cross bar with just under three minutes left on an odd-man rush.

Sport Big Blow for KKR: Chris Lynn suffers a shoulder injury
Author: 0 Big Blow for KKR: Chris Lynn suffers a shoulder injury

Lynn, whose summer was punctuated by injuries, ended the current season on the worst possible note when forced to leave the field mid-way through New Zealand's innings at Eden Park . Thankfully for Lynn, the injury was sustained on his right shoulder, whereas in the past it's his left shoulder that has needed extensive treatment. Lynn has had a series of shoulder injuries in the past and has made a conscious effort, on medical advice, to avoid diving around on the field as much as possible ...

Sport Astros' top prospect suspended 50 games for drug violation
Author: 0 Astros' top prospect suspended 50 games for drug violation

Looking through all the top prospect lists that have come out in recent weeks, there's one name prevalent in each top 10: Houston Astros pitcher Forrest Whitley. He finished the year at Double-A Corpus Christi. Major League Baseball made the announcement Wednesday morning, including that Whitley will serve the suspension to start the season for Double-A Corpus Christi.

Sport 'I'm not drunk, I'm just Canadian' - husband of curler defends excessive drinking
Author: 0 'I'm not drunk, I'm just Canadian' - husband of curler defends excessive drinking

Muirhead was chasing the game through numerous early ends but it swung her way in the sixth, when Homan made a mistake when attempting to blank the end, handing the initiative to Great Britain. "And I know for a fact [men's team skip] Kevin Koe and Rachel Homan know that's the case". "Rachel got more aggressive than I expected but I wanted to put some pressure on them, make them make shots", he said.

Sport ICC rankings: Kohli achieves rare double, surpasses Lara
Author: 0 ICC rankings: Kohli achieves rare double, surpasses Lara

He was the leading run-scorer in the Test series with 286 runs and was head and shoulders above anyone else in the ODI series with 558 runs in six ODIs which included three centuries. Today on Wednesday, team India will play its second T-20 against South Africa in Centurian. If I was in your position I know what I would be doing tomorrow.

Sport U.S. men's curlers beat Switzerland, keep playoff hopes alive
Author: 0 U.S. men's curlers beat Switzerland, keep playoff hopes alive

All Canada needed to do Tuesday night was win to guarantee the No. 2 seed in the upcoming semifinals. They tapped their own stone on their second to last throw, setting up Shuster to land his final shot easily inside. " Curling is boring ", she tweeted , just before she learned not to mess with the United States team. Its Olympic team, skipped by Kevin Koe, is ranked fourth in the world and was 4-2 heading into Monday's game.

Sport Markham's Phylicia George earns bronze medal in bobsled for Canada
Author: 0 Markham's Phylicia George earns bronze medal in bobsled for Canada

The two-time defending Olympic gold medallist from 2010 and 2014 raced to a time of three minutes 22.89 seconds with brakeman Phylicia George. Germany's Mariama Lamanka took the gold by less than a tenth of a second over American Elana Meyers Taylor, 3:22.45 to 3:22.52.

Author: 0 Real Madrid: Modric could also miss Champions League decider

They did not say how long he will be out, but the news is a worry with their Champions League last 16, second leg away to Paris Saint-Germain just two weeks away. Take a look through the gallery above to see how Real Madrid could line up when they take on Leganes . "I have confidence in the physios and the doctors, so that he will be back with us quickly".

Author: 0 American Olympic Athletes Disappoint Again on Tuesday

I kept working hard, and I'm really proud of this medal. Vonn's racing helmet features the initials 'D.K.' and a heart in memory of grandfather Don Kildow, who died in November. Every single thing she's done every day for the last eight years has been for this day and those two minutes". In addition to her downhill gold , she also won a bronze in the super-G at the Vancouver Games.

Author: 0 Chelsea legend Lampard speaks about the problem Man United and Mourinho have

His sub-standard defensive contribution has led to many pundits questioning whether Pogba should be playing higher up the pitch. Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas produced an excellent defensive performance alongside N'Golo Kante and Lampard believes Pogba can learn a lot from the 30-year-old.

Sport Canada Wins Men's Ski Cross Gold
Author: 0 Canada Wins Men's Ski Cross Gold

There was no French skier in the final, just four years on from a podium clean-sweep in Sochi. "The other two were in a sense always disappointing", said Leman. Because Drury lost a ski he wasn't allowed to try and get down the hill for a potential bronze. The 37-year-old previously took gold in the women's 4×5-kilometer relay, silver in the 15-kilometer skiathlon and bronze in the 10-kilometer freestyle at Pyeongchang.

Sport Vonn says goodbye to downhill with bronze
Author: 0 Vonn says goodbye to downhill with bronze

Italy's Sofia Goggia , left, celebrates her gold medal with Lindsey Vonn , right, of the US, who won the bronze medal in women's downhill at the Jeongseon Alpine Centre in South Korea on Wednesday. Lindsey Vonn , 33, isn't listening to her "bullies". I've had a lot of ups and downs, mostly downs, in that time. And Vonn has been clear that the only obstacle to her extending her career is the state of her knees.

Sport Sanchez starts - Man Utd's predicted starting XI vs Sevilla
Author: 0 Sanchez starts - Man Utd's predicted starting XI vs Sevilla

Mourinho has a reputation of keeping things tight in the Champions League , and this fixture against Sevilla will be no different for him. Mourinho extended the section of training that was... The quartet's availability is a boost ahead of the round-of-16 tie with Sevilla as the Reds seek a positive result ahead of the second leg at Old Trafford.

Sport Two Alaskan skiers to compete in cross-country sprints in Pyeongchang
Author: 0 Two Alaskan skiers to compete in cross-country sprints in Pyeongchang

Diggins and Randall are the first American women to win an Olympic medal and join Bill Koch as the only American cross-country skiers to earn an Olympic medal. Diggins and Randall have been building toward this moment for years, since they teamed up to win gold at the 2013 world championships. Diggins has also won four world championship medals, including silver in the sprint and bronze in the team sprint at 2017 worlds, and this season is now ranked third overall in world cup standings.

Sport Douglas students heading to Tallahassee
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All of the marches share one mission: to put pressure on Congress to pass gun reform and make schools safer. President Trump tweeted late Saturday that he is "very sad" the Federal Bureau of Investigation missed the possible warning signs about Florida shooting suspect and the they are "spending too much time trying to prove Russian collusion".

Sport Arsenal's Champions League hopes rest on Europa League, says Robert Pires
Author: 0 Arsenal's Champions League hopes rest on Europa League, says Robert Pires

The final is at Wembley on Sunday afternoon. Guardiola won three La Liga titles and two Champions Leagues with Barcelona, before moving on to Bayern Munich, where he won three straight Bundesliga crowns. An EFL spokesman said: " Arsenal were initially scheduled to wear red shorts". It was originally confirmed that the club would wear all red on Sunday, with the EFL official website confirming as much.

Sport Kohli sets new mark in Tests, ODIs
Author: 0 Kohli sets new mark in Tests, ODIs

Kohli also became the first Indian batsmen ever to have breached the 900-point mark in ODIs, extending his lead over de Villiers. Kohli had amassed 558 runs in six innings, including three hundreds, to lead India to their first ODI series win in South Africa .

Sport Baaghi 2 Trailer launch
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Tiger is looking at his best with his ripped body and it is hard to take your glance away from the sexy and thunder thighs of Disha Patani . What is her problem and will the "one-man army" be able to help her? Dialogues like, " Jo tera torture hai, woh mera warm-up hai " will surely gather whistles from the fans.

Sport Devin McCourty:
Author: 0 Devin McCourty: "We all knew" Malcolm Butler wasn't starting

The guy played 98 percent of the plays", said McCourty, referencing the amount of defensive snaps Butler played during the season. I just hate that for him character-wise going into free agency; it's just not true. McCourty is a seven-year defensive captain for the Patriots, so he might have been more clued in ahead of time than others. "That was an exercise in cruelty on the part of Bill Belichick, the likes of which I have not seen".

Sport Tiger Woods, Steve Stricker appointed USA Ryder Cup vice captains
Author: 0 Tiger Woods, Steve Stricker appointed USA Ryder Cup vice captains

It is the third straight occasion Woods will be a vice-captain having been a deputy under Love 111 at Medinah and then inspirational under Stricker's leadership in thumping the International Presidents Cup side last November. But there's so much time to go". He produced an encouraging performance in the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines in San Diego, but was still struggling to shake off rust as he missed the cut in the
Genesis Open at Riviera Country Club in Los Angeles last week.

Sport Joel Embiid has interesting strategy to win All-Star MVP
Author: 0 Joel Embiid has interesting strategy to win All-Star MVP

Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid has established himself as one of the most promising bigs in the league. Even before he became an All-Star for the first time in his career, Embiid's social media game has become the stuff of legend.

Sport Mark Cuban Responds To Nightmarish Allegations Against Mavs Executives
Author: 0 Mark Cuban Responds To Nightmarish Allegations Against Mavs Executives

I had hundreds of interactions with players and never once had an issue...they always knew how to treat people. The Mavs say the individual left the organization "nearly three years ago". "This alleged conduct runs counter to the steadfast commitment of the National Basketball Association and its teams to foster safe, respectful and welcoming workplaces for all employees".

Sport Marek Hamsik destroys corner flag, gets booked and has goal taken away
Author: 0 Marek Hamsik destroys corner flag, gets booked and has goal taken away

Juventus will also play first for the next three rounds of matches, a situation which has drawn complaints from Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri . Prior to Allan's goal, Lorenzo Insigne had struck the opposition post, while Jose Callejon nearly doubled his side's lead in the first half as his back-post volley was parried by Alex Meret .

Sport No. 16 Ohio State routs Rutgers on Senior Night
Author: 0 No. 16 Ohio State routs Rutgers on Senior Night

The lone blemish was Bates-Diop finishing 3-for-11 from the floor with six points, prolonging a cold streak that now has him shooting 12-for-39 (30 percent) over the last three games. Ohio State, in its first year under head coach Chris Holtmann, is still miles ahead of where it was expected to be. The Scarlet Knights shot just 28.8 percent, scoring only 15 points in the first half.

Sport National Football League free agency: Dolphins place franchise tag on Jarvis Landry
Author: 0 National Football League free agency: Dolphins place franchise tag on Jarvis Landry

The Bears may now have to hope the Jacksonville Jaguars don't franchise tag Allen Robinson , or else they'll be stuck pursuing second-tier receivers like Albert Wilson, Paul Richardson or Marquise Lee. It is even more impressive when one considers how he has managed to produce stellar numbers despite all the issues at quarterback they experienced a year ago.

Sport New Zealand vs Australia
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The match will be played on the same pitch on which Australia chased 244 against New Zealand on Friday. "It's a challenge. As a captain or as a bowler, we talk about setting fields, and I think you have to have obscure fields". Stand-in captain Warner has made a point of keeping the quicks in set roles, and Richardson said it was unlikely they would mix things up even if they faced the Black Caps again.

Sport Conte praises Chelsea attacking force of Willian, Hazard & Pedro
Author: 0 Conte praises Chelsea attacking force of Willian, Hazard & Pedro

Messi had not scored in eight previous encounters against Chelsea but he managed to break his goal duck. The deep-lying Spanish midfielder was at his brilliant best over the course of the 90 minutes this evening, showcasing both his class and grit in dictating the pace of the game and breaking up muerous unsafe Chelsea attacks.

Sport Olympic figure skating viewing party at Arcadia restaurant
Author: 0 Olympic figure skating viewing party at Arcadia restaurant

Nagasu was part of the US team that won a bronze medal in the team event, finishing second in the ladies free skate portion, becoming the first American woman to land a triple axel at the Olympic Games . As the first skater on the ice, that total should keep her in first place for quite a while. Tennell, the reigning USA champion who is also competing in her first Games, picked a bad time to fall in competition for the first time this season.

Sport Sevilla plan to 'tie up' Man Utd's Alexis Sanchez, jokes Vincenzo Montella
Author: 0 Sevilla plan to 'tie up' Man Utd's Alexis Sanchez, jokes Vincenzo Montella

By contrast, it will be the 134th game in the competition for United boss Jose Mourinho , a two-time victor. "How do we stop him?" "Maybe we can kill him or knock him down or something". Sacked by AC Milan in November, Montella will be taking charge of only his second Champions League game when he comes up against United . Sevilla have failed to reach the last eight in three attempts, falling to Fenerbahce on penalties in 2008, CSKA Moscow in 2010 and Leicester City last season.

Sport Messi ends Chelsea drought to give Barcelona last-16 edge
Author: 0 Messi ends Chelsea drought to give Barcelona last-16 edge

Of course, they had more possession but we created a lot of unsafe chances to score. "When you have to play this type of game, you have to prepare". "In the days after the game in the FA Cup , I must be honest, it was a bit hard to sleep well", he said.

Sport First identified victim in South Florida school shooting remembered as hero
Author: 0 First identified victim in South Florida school shooting remembered as hero

During the horror, Carly Novell, a 17-year-old senior who is an editor for the school's quarterly magazine, The Eagle Eye, hid in a closet and thought about an terrible family tragedy from before she was born. "While he was a security monitor, he did the very best he could to also serve in that athletic administration role", said Sanzari. Tragically, CNN has reported there are still bodies in the school .