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Ramifications of Rinne’s return – ESPN

ESPNFor instance, the Nashville Predators appear to be, finally, getting their No. 1 goaltender back. After taking five months off to recover from a nasty E. coli infection stemming from last spring’s hip surgery, Pekka Rinne is AHL-bound for a rehab …Nashville Predators Analysis: Pekka Rinne and Nashville’s Cult of Puck LuckOn The Forecheck (blog)Notes […]

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#8CrazyInstagrams: Dale Jr. dishes on music, BBQ & all those selfies – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comIt’s been a busy week for Dale Earnhardt Jr. First, there was the little matter of his Daytona 500 victory on Sunday, the second time he’s won NASCAR’s biggest race. Ever since, stock car’s perennial Mr. Popular has been everywhere — including on social …Last five NASCAR drivers to start season with two winsDetroit Free […]

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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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NASCAR’s carousel goes through the paces again – Greensboro News & Record

Greensboro News & RecordAustin Dillon, right, talks with his grandfather and car owner, Richard Childress, left, in his garage before a practice session for the Daytona 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., Friday, Feb.Hamlin puts injury behind him and focuses on Daytona 500San Francisco ExaminerDaytona 500 […]

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Injury history could hurt Jared Abbrederis in NFL draft – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Injury history could hurt Jared Abbrederis in NFL draftMilwaukee Journal SentinelIndianapolis — Wide receiver Jared Abbrederis of Wisconsin has a history of head injuries that could affect how high he is selected in the National Football League draft. Executives in personnel for four NFL teams expressed concern in the last week … and more …read […]

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Hamlin, Kenseth win Budweiser Duels at Daytona – Boston Globe

Boston GlobeDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Joe Gibbs Racing continued to flex its muscle cars by sweeping Thursday’s Budweiser Duels. Matt Kenseth survived a three-wide photo finish with runner-up Kevin Harvick and Kasey Kahne to win the first 150-mile qualifying heat, …Hamlin, Kenseth give Gibbs a sweep in the Budweiser DuelsKansas City StarMartin Truex Jr. rolls […]

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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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U.S. Speedskating’s problems in Sochi illuminate organizational dysfunction – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Journal SentinelSochi, Russia — Long-track speedskaters from the United States never skated better in the months leading up to the Winter Olympics than they did last fall. They won 28 medals and topped the podium 12 times in World Cup races. They felt strong and …Winter Olympics: Maria Lamb blasts US Speedskating Federation, calls […]

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Meryl Davis and Charlie White win first-ever US gold in Olympic ice dancing – CBS News

CBS Newsdavis-white-ap408155070323.jpg. Meryl Davis and Charlie White of the United States react in the results area after competing in the ice dance free dance figure skating finals at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb.Meryl Davis, Charlie White win goldESPNWinter Olympics 2014: Meryl Davis and Charlie White Win Ice Dancing Gold […]

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Steven Holcomb drives US to first two-man Olympic bobsled medal since 1952 – CBS News

CBS NewsSOCHI, RUSSIA – FEBRUARY 17: pilot Steven Holcomb and Steven Langton of the United States team 1 celebrate after a run during the Men’s Two-Man Bobsleigh on Day 10 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Sliding Center Sanki on February 17, 2014 in …Zubkov rolls to Olympic 2-man bobsled gold medalMilwaukee Journal SentinelWinter […]

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Wolverines can’t overcome Frank Kaminsky and Badgers – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressWisconsin Badgers forward Frank Kaminsky (44) shoots the ball in front of Michigan Wolverines forward Jon Horford (15) in the second half at Crisler Arena. The Badgers won, 75-62. / Rick Osentoski, USA TODAY Sports. USA Today …Recap: Michigan vs. WisconsinKansas City StarMichigan won’t go far without more productive Glenn Robinson IIIThe Detroit […]

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USA’s Bode Miller and Andrew Weibrecht win medals in Olympic super-G – CBS News

CBS News Bronze medalist Bode Miller of the United States (L) and silver medalist Andrew Weibrecht of the United States celebrate during the flower ceremony for the Alpine Skiing Men’s Super-G on day 9 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor …Winter Olympics: Andrew Weibrecht shocks ski world and wins silver medal …New York […]

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Davis “disappointed” with finish as US ditches skating suits – CBS News

CBS NewsDavis “disappointed” with finish as U.S. ditches skating suits. Shani Davis of the U.S. covers his mouth after competing in the men’s 1,500-meter speedskating race at the Adler Arena Skating Center during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, Feb.Winter Olympics: Are new Under Armour suits to blame for American woes in …New York […]

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Winter Olympics 2014: Bode Miller, Ted Ligety miss out on medals in Sochi … – CBS News

CBS NewsWinter Olympics 2014: Bode Miller, Ted Ligety miss out on medals in Sochi super combined skiing. United States’ Bode Miller makes a jump during Men’s super combined downhill training at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, Feb. 11, 2014, in Krasnaya …Sochi Winter Olympics: Day 7 Medal Predictions, ResultsBleacher ReportViletta stuns favorites to win gold […]

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Russian skater Evgeny Plushenko pulls out of Winter Olympics and retires – The Guardian

The GuardianPlushenko, a huge crowd favourite, was competing at his fourth Olympics. His controversial inclusion in the team came after he was second in the Russian national championship, which was won by an up-and-coming 18-year-old skater, but was included for …Winter Olympics 2014: Plushenko withdraws with injury, retires from skating …Penn LiveSochi Olympics Day 8: […]

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Super Bowl-bound Broncos held it together when Coach John Fox had heart … – Washington Post

Washington PostJERSEY CITY, N.J. — The text messages came first, their subject and frequency enough to stir Jack Del Rio’s concern. Is Coach okay? Video. The Post Sports Live crew discusses what a second Super Bowl win would mean for Peyton Manning’s legacy.Seahawks’ Super plan: Get the MannNew York Daily NewsSeahawks, Broncos start prepping in […]

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Brewers officially sign Matt Garza to four-year contract – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comMILWAUKEE — The Matt Garza saga is finally over, as the Milwaukee Brewers officially announced a four-year contract with the free-agent right-hander on Sunday. Owner Mark Attanasio began a question and answer session at the team’s annual winter fan …Matt Garza signs with BrewersESPNBrewers finally get Matt Garza on boardMilwaukee Journal SentinelBrewers: Matt Garza signing […]

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Super Bowl matchup features No. 1 seeds Seahawks, Broncos – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Journal SentinelRon Wolf and Charley Armey, a pair of Super Bowl-winning general managers in the 1990s, both favored Seattle in interviews shortly after the Seahawks defeated San Francisco, 23-17, in the NFC Championship Game. Earlier, the Broncos downed New …Thunderous Defense and Crowd Lift Seahawks to Super BowlNew York TimesWilson outduels 49ers’ Kaepernick, helps […]

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Colin Kaepernick doesn’t wear sleeves in subzero temperatures – USA TODAY

USA TODAYBecause weather predictions are the only thing less accurate than sports predictions, temperatures in Green Bay for Sunday’s NFC wild card game weren’t -6, like forecasted, but actually a balmy +4. San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick took …Kaepernick bares arms, tats, toughness for victorySan Francisco ChroniclePackers’ McCarthy on losing to the 49ers again: […]

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49ers lead Packers at halftime at cold Lambeau Field – Chicago Tribune

Chicago TribuneGREEN BAY, Wis. — San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has a history -– albeit a short one -– of terrorizing the Green Bay Packers with his athleticism and versatility. Kaepernick is again showcasing those strengths this afternoon at Lambeau …49ers beat weather, Packers in NFC wild-card victorySan Jose Mercury NewsPackers vs. 49ers 2014 […]

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Packers think third time will be charm vs. Colin Kaepernick – USA TODAY

USA TODAYGREEN BAY, Wis. — Cornerback Tramon Williams doesn’t think the Green Bay Packers defense has something to prove in Sunday’s NFC wild-card playoff game against the San Francisco 49ers. “We just need to win,” Williams told USA TODAY Sports on …With Ice Bowl-like weather coming, Packers get more time to sell seatsMilwaukee Journal SentinelPackers […]