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Academy Awards 2014 Preview: Cate Blanchett is all but certain to win Best … – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsFor the past six months, that’s described Cate Blanchett and her presumed Best Actress win for “Blue Jasmine” at Sunday’s 86th annual Academy Awards. It is, however, a tradition that comes with limits, since it not only makes the idea of competition …Going for the gold at two big Oscar night parties […]

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Best, worst and weirdest quotes from the Winter Olympics – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Best, worst and weirdest quotes from the Winter OlympicsMilwaukee Journal SentinelSochi, Russia – With nearly 3,000 athletes competing in the XXII Winter Olympics, someone was bound to say something funny. Or clever. Or regretfully stupid. Emotions and words came pouring out of 10th-place finishers, gold medal winners, skiers who … …read more Source: Winter Olympics […]

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The 14 most fascinating facts about the final 2014 Winter Olympics medal count – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe competition ended Sunday at the 2014 Winter Olympics. Which nation ruled the medal count? How did the United States fare? Which athletes went home with the biggest haul? And just how dominant was the Dutch speedskating team? For The Win …Winter Olympics 2014: Canada destroys Sweden 3-0 for men’s hockey goldCBS NewsCanada shuts […]

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Gold-medal updates: Canada lead 3-0 in third – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneThree Chicago Blackhawks were assured of winning gold medals and three would be settling for silver when Canada and Sweden squared off Sunday to determine the men’s hockey champion at the Sochi Winter Olympics. The question was, which Hawks …Patrick Kane: Kane puts disappointing Olympics behind himRotoworld.comTeam Canada leads 2-0 in men’s gold-medal gameCTV […]

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Canada beats US 1-0 to reach Olympic gold-medal hockey game – CBS News

CBS NewsCanada beats U.S. 1-0 to reach Olympic gold-medal hockey game. Shares … Ice Dome. The Canadians are on the brink of their third gold medal in four Olympics, and they’re guaranteed their first medals outside North America in 20 years. Play Video …2014 Winter Olympics: Canada beats USA 1-0, advances to gold medal gameSportingNews.comSochi […]

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Canada beats US 1-0 to reach gold-medal game – Boston.com

Boston.comCanada forward Benn Jamie (22) celebrates his goal against USA goaltender Jonathan Quick ( The Associated Press Canada forward Benn Jamie (22) celebrates his goal against USA goaltender Jonathan Quick (32) during the second period of the men’s …Sochi Olympics: Canada defeats US, 1-0, in men’s hockey semifinalLos Angeles TimesBondy: Once again Canada too tough […]

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Winter Olympics 2014: Kim Yu Na hints at retirement shock defeat to Russian … – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukKim Yu Na’s quest to become the first woman to retain her Olympic figure skating title since Katarina Witt over a quarter of a century ago ended in a surprise silver medal and a declaration of retirement at the Iceberg Skating Palace on Sochi’s Olympic …Russia stuns with Olympic gold in women’s figure skating, US […]

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Adelina Sotnikova wins figure skating gold over Kim Yu-na – Washington Post

Washington PostPhotos: View Photo Gallery: Nordic combined, men’s ski cross and women’s hockey highlight the day. SOCHI, Russia — With its 15-year-old figure skating darling falling for a second time in two nights and its star-studded hockey team sent packing the …Adelina Sotnikova wins gold medal in women’s figure skatingThe Seattle TimesRussia’s Sotnikova golden in […]

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In women’s hockey gold-medal game, Canada hands US a loss that will be hard … – Washington Post

Washington PostPhotos: View Photo Gallery: Nordic combined, men’s ski cross and women’s hockey highlight the day. SOCHI, Russia — Victory was close enough to start clock-watching, to sneak a peek at the digits ticking down and wonder why the time seemed to be …What to watch for at the Olympics: Friday, Feb. 21SI.comWomen skiers bid […]

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Winter Olympics 2014 medal count: Standings after the Dutch dominate speed … – SB Nation

SB NationGermany leads the Olympics with eight gold medals, but it was all bronze on Tuesday, with Viktoria Rebensburg and Fabian Riessle each taking third in the giant slalom and Nordic combined, respectively, to push their country’s count to 15 total. Canada …Sochi Winter Olympics 2014 Day 12 Live Streaming Information: Ice Hockey …IBTimes IndiaSochi […]

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Mikaela Shiffrin finishes fifth in Olympic debut, behind giant slalom gold medalist … – Washington Post

Washington PostPhotos: View Photo Gallery: Men’s nordic combined, Women’s giant slalom, Men’s snowboard cross, and more. KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia — When she stood in the starting gate for the second run of the giant slalom Tuesday afternoon, Mikaela Shiffrin …On giant slalom debut, American Mikaela Shiffrin keeps pace with elite competitionMiamiHerald.comNorway Gets Men’s Nordic Medals […]

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Tina Maze wins giant slalom; Mikaela Shiffrin fifth in debut – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia — Teen sensation Mikaela Shiffrin’s first Olympic race wasn’t remarkable but was totally respectable, as she finished fifth in the women’s giant slalom Tuesday that was won by Slovenia’s Tina Maze, who claimed her second …Winter Olympics: Slovenia’s Tina Maze takes second gold medal in women’s …New York Daily NewsOlympics-Alpine skiing-Women’s […]

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Olympics-Alpine skiing-Women’s giant slalom second run and overall results – Reuters

ReutersFeb 18 (Reuters) – Women’s Alpine skiing giant slalom second run and overall results at the Sochi Winter Olympics on Tuesday. Rank Name Run 2 Time Total Time (m:ss.ms) (m:ss.ms) 1 Tina Maze (Slovenia) 1:18.99 2:36.87 2 Anna Fenninger (Austria) …Tina Maze Wins Rainy Olympic Giant SlalomABC NewsMaze wins giant slalom for 2nd Sochi goldMiamiHerald.comMaze […]

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Maze wins giant slalom for 2nd Sochi gold – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comKrasnaya Polyana, Russia (SportsNetwork.com) – Downhill co-champion Tina Maze of Slovenia won her second gold medal of the Sochi Olympics on Tuesday in the women’s giant slalom. Maze edged super-G champion Anna Fenninger of Austria by .07 …Maze wins women’s giant slalom gold; Shiffrin fifthChicago TribuneShiffrin’s Olympic debut leaves her fifthWashington PostTina Maze wins Olympic […]