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Cubs’ Rizzo rejoins team after mournful Florida trip


MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Anthony Rizzo is back with the Chicago Cubs after spending time at home in Florida in support of victims of the deadly shooting at his former high school. The first baseman rejoined the 2016 World Series champions Monday for their first full-squad workout of spring training. He had been an early […]

Author: JANIE McCAULEY
Published Date: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 07:29:20 -0800
Section: Sports
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Bubba Watson trending in right direction after Riviera win


LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bubba Watson says he was contemplating retirement. The two-time Masters champion had gone two years without winning. He fell out of the top 100 in the world ranking for the first time in 10 years. He was losing power and losing confidence, and didn’t matter which color golf ball he was […]

Author: DOUG FERGUSON
Published Date: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 06:15:37 -0800
Section: Sports
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Olympic curling world stunned by Russian doping scandal


GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — When word broke on Monday that a Russian Olympic curler was facing a doping charge, the curling world was floored. Not because of the tired cliche that curling isn’t a real sport (and therefore, why would a curler need to dope?) But because doping goes against the very essence of […]

Author: KRISTEN GELINEAU
Published Date: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 05:03:43 -0800
Section: Nation & World, Sports
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Shiffrin drops out of Olympic downhill after schedule change


PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Back at the last Olympics, Mikaela Shiffrin exuberantly talked about chasing five gold medals this time around. Now it turns out she’ll only enter three races at the 2018 Games. The two-time gold medalist dropped out of Wednesday’s downhill race so she can focus on the Alpine combined event that […]

Author: HOWARD FENDRICH and PAT GRAHAM
Published Date: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 04:30:16 -0800
Section: Nation & World, Sports
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Once again, US will meet Canada for women’s hockey gold


PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The United States will play for a gold medal in women’s hockey for the third straight Olympics. Four-time defending champion Canada will be waiting for them. The Americans had a 5-0 victory over Finland in the semifinals, a score that Canada matched against the Russians later Monday to set up […]

Author: DAVID BRANDT
Published Date: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 02:09:26 -0800
Section: Nation & World, Sports
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Q&A: Meldonium, the drug in Russia’s Olympic doping case


PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Russian curler Alexander Krushelnitsky has been charged with a doping offense at the Pyeongchang Olympics. Krushelnitsky, who won bronze in mixed doubles with his wife Anastasia Bryzgalova, tested positive for meldonium, Russian officials said Monday. Here are some of the key issues surrounding meldonium: ___ Most Read StoriesWith work permits […]

Author: JAMES ELLINGWORTH
Published Date: Mon, 19 Feb 2018 01:12:34 -0800
Section: Nation & World, Sports
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Wardrobe issues causes Olympic stress for French skaters


GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — The first notes of Ed Sheeran’s “Shape of You” had just played when Gabriella Papadakis suddenly became aware that people were about to see a whole lot more of her shape than she had planned. The French ice dancer’s glittering emerald costume at the Olympics had come unhooked at the […]

Author: DAVE SKRETTA
Published Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 23:21:53 -0800
Section: Nation & World, Sports
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Fergie’s NBA All-Star Game national anthem confuses, amuses


LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fergie tried something different with her national anthem at the NBA All-Star Game, and not everybody was cheering. The Black Eyed Peas singer’s slow, bluesy rendition of “The Star-Spangled Banner” on Sunday night wasn’t particularly well received at Staples Center or on social media before the 67th edition of the NBA’s […]

Author: GREG BEACHAM
Published Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 22:44:44 -0800
Section: Entertainment, Nation & World, Sports
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Lindsey Vonn tells her Twitter critics: ‘I won’t back down’


JEONGSEON, South Korea (AP) — Lindsey Vonn is not planning to change her mind or stop saying what she thinks, no matter what attacks folks might send her way via social media. “That’s what bullies want you to do: They want to defeat you. And I’m not defeated. I’m the same. I stand by my […]

Author: HOWARD FENDRICH
Published Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 22:39:23 -0800
Section: Sports
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Sick tricks! Big Air bounds into Olympics on a high note


PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — From the gold medalist down to the last-place finisher, what the women snowboarders really wanted was a second chance. On a day filled with sunshine, smiles and plenty of sick tricks, they got that — and made the most of it. The high-flying world of Big Air made its brash, […]

Author: EDDIE PELLS
Published Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 21:49:55 -0800
Section: Nation & World, Sports
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USC women’s hoops player: Oregon St fans used racial slurs


CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — A Southern California women’s basketball player says fans directed racial slurs at her and her black teammates as they left the court following a loss at Oregon State on Sunday night. USC player Minyon Moore sent tweets about the derogatory remarks after the game, though she quickly deleted them. Both schools […]

Author: The Associated Press
Published Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 21:34:11 -0800
Section: Nation & World, Sports
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Doping charge against curling medalist could hurt Russia’s chance at Olympics reinstatement


PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Russia could lose its chance to be reinstated before the end of the Winter Olympics because of a doping charge against curling bronze medalist Alexander Krushelnitsky. The Court of Arbitration for Sport said in a statement Monday that it has “initiated a procedure involving” Krushelnitsky, who finished third in mixed […]

Author: STEPHEN WADE and JAMES ELLINGWORTH
Published Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 21:09:13 -0800
Section: Nation & World, Sports
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Pakistan cricketer turned politician Khan marries 3rd time


ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s cricket legend turned politician Imran Khan has tied the knot for the third time by marrying a faith healer, his party announced on Monday. The nuptials ended rumors that had been swirling for months about Khan considering a third marriage, after having been divorced twice. Fawad Hussain, the spokesman for Khan’s […]

Author: The Associated Press
Published Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 20:51:42 -0800
Section: Nation & World, Sports
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Team LeBron edges Team Steph 148-145 in NBA All-Star Game


LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James and Kevin Durant swarmed all over Stephen Curry in the final seconds, preventing the NBA’s best shooter from finding even a patch of open air to launch a tying 3-pointer. Defense? In an All-Star Game? That was just one of the many exciting surprises created by a big change […]

Author: GREG BEACHAM
Published Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 20:38:24 -0800
Section: Sports
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Hands off? Players take precautions because of norovirus


GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — One of hockey’s most time-honored traditions is in danger of not happening at the Olympics. Officials have told players to fist-bump each other rather than shaking hands to prevent transmission of norovirus, which is highly contagious. U.S. defenseman James Wisniewski’s 62-year-old father tested positive for norovirus last week and is […]

Author: STEPHEN WHYNO
Published Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 20:12:32 -0800
Section: Nation & World, Sports
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After a dismal road trip, Seattle University women face a key WAC home game Thursday


Cal State Bakersfield leads the WAC at 9-2 with New Mexico State at 8-3 (14-11 overall) and SU and Grand Canyon, which meet at the Connolly Complex on Thursday, each at 7-4.

Author: Seattle Times staff
Published Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 19:19:12 -0800
Section: Seattle University, Sports
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Washington women fall to 1-15 in Pac-12 after Utah’s big third-quarter run nets 81-46 victory


The Huskies were down just 24-23 to the Utes at halftime, but the home team had a 21-2 run in the third quarter. UW opened the fourth quarter with five quick points, but Utah answered with a 13-0 run to take a 40-point lead.

Author: Seattle Times staff
Published Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 19:11:32 -0800
Section: Huskies, Husky Basketball, Sports
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Poll: U.S. performance at the Winter Olympics has been:



Author: Seattle Times sports staff
Published Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 18:23:27 -0800
Section: Olympics, Sports
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Stewart-Haas teammates Almirola, Busch distraught at Daytona


DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Teammates Aric Almirola and Kurt Busch had better-than-decent shots at winning the Daytona 500. Both were wrecked while at or near the front late in “The Great American Race.” They were equally distraught. “My heart is broken,” Almirola said following an 11th-place finish. “So devastated. I thought I was going […]

Author: MARK LONG
Published Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 18:20:15 -0800
Section: Sports
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French ice dancer undone by wardrobe malfunction on live TV


NEW YORK (AP) — Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics: WARDROBE MALFUNCTION: The Pyeongchang Olympics have had more wardrobe malfunctions than a Super Bowl halftime show, the latest on live television Sunday night when French ice dancer Gabriella Papadakis’ costume became unhooked, briefly exposing her left breast. It was obvious to NBC announcers […]

Author: DAVID BAUDER
Published Date: Sun, 18 Feb 2018 17:42:39 -0800
Section: Sports
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