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WZZM13.comGRAND RAPIDS, MICH. – Friday was the opening day of the Special Olympics Michigan State Basketball finals. WZZM 13’s Juliet Dragos emceed the event, while other WZZM 13 staff including Eric Lloyd, Kamady Rudd, and Meghan Bunchman teamed up … …read more From:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

AZCentral.comYet the disrespect this team receives from the men who run USA Hockey is palpable. When the governing body unveiled the 2014 Olympic jerseys to be worn by the men’s and women’s teams something was missing — mention of the Olympic gold medal won …US women, USA Hockey talks: Where things standESPNSmallwood: Women’s national...

WJHLHAWKINS COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – The Special Olympics Winter World Games are taking place this week in Austria, and the Tri-Cities is well represented. That is all thanks to an athlete from Hawkins County. Robert Miller from Bulls Gap is part of Team USA, … …read more From:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

Philly.com (blog)In 1998, 12 years after the IOC allowed professional athletes, the NHL decided it would benefit from interrupting its regular season and sending its players to the Olympics. USA Hockey certainly benefited from having NHL players at the Olympics, but …Women’s team, USA Hockey continue talks with World Championships loomingUSA TODAYUS...

ESPNBefore Hilton got on a plane to Austria, he flew to Killington, Vermont, for a Special Olympics training camp in Decemeber. Courtesy Special Olympics USA. Guiralt says coaches such as Rutenbeck can circumvent the rule if an athlete has a subpar … …read more From:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

USA TODAYNHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said on Tuesday “as things stand now people should assume we are not going” to the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympic games. “There are no negotiations ongoing,” Bettman told Reuters at the Sport Business Summit in New …NHL’s Bettman on Olympics: ‘Assume we are not going’ReutersPlayers, coaches...

Wicked Local HanoverHanover gymnast Natalie Frank competed in the level 4 USA Gymnastics Junior Olympics Massachusetts State Finals recently and scored the highest combined score to take first place overall. Additionally, Natalie took first place in each individual event … …read more From:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

3 Spearfish gymnastic teams win state USA Junior Olympics ChampionshipsBlack Hills PioneerSPEARFISH — The Spearfish Gymnastics Academy collected three team championships at the South Dakota State USA Junior Olympics Championships that ended Sunday at the Young Center, in Spearfish. Spearfish collected 110.650 points to win the … …read more From:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

Herald-WhigGille accepted an invitation to the USA Shooting Junior Olympics from April 6-10 at the United States Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. He’s one of five junior shooters from Illinois to be invited. “It’s the best junior shooters in the country … …read more From:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

2020 Olympic golf course votes to amend membership policyUSA TODAYTOKYO (AP) — The course that will host the 2020 Olympic golf tournament has decided to change its membership policy to include women. The Kasumigaseki Country Club said Monday its executive board decided on the change after discussions among its … and more …read more From:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

KTLAFor Olympic game years, USA Hockey said the women would stand to earn $74,000 to $90,000 if they take home silver or gold. But players say those numbers are misleading because they conflate USA Hockey’s payments with money that comes from the …Women players dispute USA Hockey numbers on wagesKIRO SeattleUSA Hockey, women’s players to meet...

CNNMoneyThe only money the players get from USA Hockey comes during the six-month period leading up to the Olympics. In 2014, ahead of the last Olympics, USA Hockey paid the women’s Olympic Team $1,000 per month during that time period. USA Hockey did …Women players dispute USA Hockey numbers on wagesKIRO SeattleUSA Hockey goes on offensive in negotiations...

Honolulu Star-AdvertiserWomen players are calling USA Hockey’s characterization of their wage demands “patently false” after the organization stated it would exceed $8 million in an Olympic year and $5.7 million in a non-Olympic year. USA Hockey posted compensation estimates …USA Hockey goes on offensive in negotiations with womenUSA TODAYUSA Hockey,...

KIRO SeattleWomen players are calling USA Hockey’s characterization of their wage demands “patently false” after the organization stated it would exceed $8 million in an Olympic year and $5.7 million in a non-Olympic year. USA Hockey posted compensation estimates …USA Hockey, women’s national team continue compensation disputeESPNUSA...

Chicago TribuneThe School District U46 Bluestars basketball team practices in Elgin Thursday. The team is set to compete in the state’s Special Olympics basketball tournament in Bloomington this weekend, hoping to win its first state title since 2012. (Rafael … and more …read more From:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

ESPNIn the update posted to its website Friday afternoon, USA Hockey said the 23-member national team’s demands would exceed $8 million total in an Olympic year and $5.7 million in a non-Olympic year, at a rate of $237,000 per player for winning gold at …USA Hockey goes on offensive in negotiations with womenUSA TODAYPlayers call USA Hockey’s...

USA TODAYIn a news release, USA Hockey said the players asked for as much as $237,000 each in an Olympic year and $149,000 in a non-Olympic year, figures that include performance bonuses and other stipends paid by U.S. Olympic Committee. USA Hockey said in …USA Hockey disputes US Women’s National Team’s wage claimsESPNUSA Hockey says it’ll...

USA TODAYPYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The International Olympic Committee has moved closer toward picking both Los Angeles and Paris to host a Summer Games in an unprecedented double vote this year. IOC President Thomas Bach has repeatedly … and more …read more From:: U.S.A Olympics News from Google News ...

Yahoo SportsChicago (AFP) – Members of the reigning world champion US women’s ice hockey team on Wednesday said they will not play in the World Championships in a dispute over support from USA Hockey. Just 11 months before the Winter Olympics in …US women’s hockey team says it will boycott world championships over pay disputeWashington PostUS...

NBC OlympicsUSA Hockey understands the challenges elite athletes face in order to pursue their dreams of participating in international competition, including the Olympics. USA Hockey, along with the United States Olympic Committee, provides the Women’s National …US women’s hockey team says it will boycott world championships over pay disputeWashington...