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Russian curler to return Olympic medal over failed drug test
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 07:57

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) -- Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky will give back his Olympic bronze medal after failing a drug test at the ...

The perils of live microphones tripping up NBC's Olympics
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 07:48

NEW YORK (AP) -- Every two years, a miracle of technology unfolds: televising and streaming an Olympics with miles of cable, hundreds of camera...

The One Sport That Made Replay as Exhilarating as the Sport Itself
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 06:58

By luck or design, short-track speedskating has created double doses of suspense with its use of replay review. There’s the finish, then the review....

Super rugby team by team preview round 2
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 05:48

Ihaia West of the Blues is tackled by Marty Banks of the Highlanders in a Super Rugby match Super Rugby gets into full swing in round 2 as the Austral...

Sports of The Times: U.S. Skaters Stumble Again. Is Their System Broken?
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 04:51

The American women, without a medal since 2006, produced their worst performance in Olympic short program. “Sometimes life and puberty get in the wa...

PAPN: Brent Venables’ ambitions, Les Miles’ future, and ... global warming?
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 03:54

Brent Venables is always mentioned as a candidate for various head coaching gigs, but has he actually shown any interest in being a head coach? Today ...

Winter Olympics digest: Team GB coach branded a ‘traitor curler’
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 03:50

Winter Olympics Wed 21 Feb, AT 15:20 Team GB women’s coach branded a ‘traitor curler’ Women’s curling team reach t...

Hall of Famer Orlando Cepeda critical after cardiac incident
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 02:43

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The San Francisco Giants say Hall of Famer Orlando Cepeda remains hospitalized in critical condition after a cardiac inci...

Everything you need to know about Marty Hurney, the new Panthers GM
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 01:41

Here’s why the Panthers hired Hurney and what led up to it. After a tumultuous few weeks, the Panthers have decided that Marty Hurney will be the t...

Jake Wilshire’s rapid equaliser
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 00:55

Football: Sydney FC wasted no time in responding to Obafemi Martins' opener in the ACL, with a Jake Wilshire equaliser just over a minute later. Spor...

Drought over: US women win 1st Olympic cross-country medal
  • Thu, 22 Feb 2018 00:00

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) -- As she headed up the steepest, most grueling hill of her life in third place, Jessica Diggins thought to herse...

Column: A bronze that feels golden for Lindsey Vonn
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 22:55

JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) -- Over coffee last November at Lindsey Vonn's home in Colorado, Sofia Goggia of Italy asked her friend fo...

Final game, love-all, play: the probability of winning a deciding game
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 21:49

Nearly 30% of all badminton matches over the past 4 years went to 3 games.  Of course, there is an even chance of winning a third game but if we look...

Vonn 3rd in last Olympic DH; her pal Goggia of Italy wins
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 20:39

JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) -- Lindsey Vonn knew that the bronze medal she earned Wednesday came in her final Olympic downhill, the signature e...

U.S. Wins First Cross-Country Gold Ever
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:47

Kikkan Randall and Jessie Diggins won gold in the women’s team sprint freestyle, the first U.S. medal in cross country since 1976. NYT > Sports

‘I didn’t take a performance-enhancing substance’
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 17:44

SPRINTER Jessica Peris is claiming there were “substantial flaws” in the drug test which came back positive and forced her withdrawal from the Com...

'Samurai' Goggia denies Vonn to win downhill gold
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:42

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Sofia Goggia carved up the Jeongseon slope "like a Samurai" to win the women's downhill on Wednesday and leave Am...

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