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Linda Robertson: Miami’s Eddy Alvarez finds silver lining in 5000 short-track … – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comSOCHI, Russia — Eddy Alvarez had spent more time on his backside than his blades during the Winter Olympics. At the treacherous short-track speedskating oval, which often resembled a demolition derby, Miami’s Alvarez experienced lots of spills and no …Miami’s Alvarez wins silver in short-track relaySun-Sentinel all 120 news articles …read more Source: Miami News […]

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Meryl Davis, Charlie White win ice dancing gold – Boston Globe

Boston GlobeSOCHI, Russia — For a couple of decades it seemed that Soviet ice dancing would be as unassailable as the Kremlin wall. The style had the classic Bolshoi sensibility, the coaches were expert technicians and the well-matched couples stayed together for …Meryl Davis and Charlie White’s gasp-inducing performance in winning ice …Washington PostSochi Olympics: […]

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Davis, White of US win Olympic ice dance gold – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChronicleSOCHI, Russia (AP) — Through 17 years of grueling practices, of defeats and victories, Meryl Davis and Charlie White insist they’ve never considered parting ways. A perfect pairing, they were nearly flawless at the Sochi Olympics, and on Monday they …Linda Robertson: US ice dancers make history with convincing win over rivalsMiamiHerald.comOlympics: Did […]

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Linda Robertson: Oshie’s miraculous effort leads US hockey team past Russia in … – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comSOCHI, Russia — The U.S. hockey team needed no miracle on ice. Merely one more goal from T.J. Oshie would suffice, and Oshie obliged with another deceptive move that left Russia’s goalie catching air and the puck in the net. The United States defeated …TJ Oshie leads United States to win in shootout over RussiaCBSSports.comUSA […]

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Evgeni Plushenko abruptly withdraws from men’s competition – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSOCHI, Russia — Instead of competing, Evgeni Plushenko took a curtain call. The Russian withdrew from the men’s event at the Sochi Olympics on Thursday after aggravating his chronically bad back in practice a day earlier. The 2006 Olympic champion was …Linda Robertson: Injury denies Plushenko his rightful Sochi showcaseMiamiHerald.comUPDATE 1-Olympics-Figure skating-Hanyu sets world […]