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USA Men’s Hockey Headed to Semi-Finals Matchup With Canada

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(Jonathan Nackstrand / AFP/Getty Images / February 19, 2014) The US men’s Olympic hockey team staved off the Czech Republic on Wednesday morning, advancing to a rematch with history.  The US won 5-2 against the Czech’s while the Canadians held off a feisty Latvian side 2-1 to advance to Friday’s semi-final game. Canada is the team that beat USA More...

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By Sam Mines On Friday, February 14th, 2014
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Seventh Heaven For Team USA in Men’s Hockey Olympic Opener

Courtesy: USA Today Sports In game one of the men’s Olympic hockey tournament on Thursday morning, the United States team started out a bit slow and sloppy before the team members got their bearings on the bigger More...

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By Bob Whitney On Tuesday, January 28th, 2014
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Olympic Spotlight: Meet Craig Brown of Team USA Curling

Craig Brown is a skip and alternate on the 2014 Team USA men’s curling squad which will be competing for Olympic Gold in the 2014 winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, beginning February 5. It is Brown’s first time More...

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By Nicole Sorce On Friday, January 17th, 2014
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Q&A With Team USA Women’s Hockey Star Josephine Pucci

(Photo credit: Tim Fuller/USA Today) Josephine Pucci has known she wanted to be an Olympian since she was an eighth grader at St. Margaret’s School in Pearl River, New York. “I had a yearbook, and they More...

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By Bob Whitney On Tuesday, January 14th, 2014
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OLYMPIC SPOTLIGHT – Team USA Curling: Meet Allison Pottinger

Allison Pottinger is a skip on the 2014 Team USA women’s curling squad which will be competing for Olympic Gold in the 2014 winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, beginning February 5. Pottinger is currently a resident More...

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By Jacque Medina On Wednesday, January 8th, 2014
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Knee Injury Keeps Lindsey Vonn From Competing In Sochi

AP Photo/The Canadian Press/Jonathan Hayward Olympic Skier Lindsey Vonn released a statement on her Facebook page Tuesday morning, saying she will not be competing in the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi. Vonn More...

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By James Dorsa On Friday, December 20th, 2013
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Team USA Preparing for Gold in Sochi

With less than 50 days until the Winter Olympics officially kick off in Sochi, anticipation is building for both fans and competitors. Ninety-Eight events will take place in fifteen different winter sports, several More...

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By Elizabeth Francois On Monday, November 4th, 2013
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Recapping The Road to Sochi 100 Day Countdown Event

The air in Times Square sizzled with excitement as New Yorkers and tourist alike turned out to see the top Sochi 2014 hopefuls demonstrate their skills in the US Olympic Committee’s “Road to Sochi 100 Day Countdown” More...

U.S. women's soccer team poses for team photo before the match. (Josie Lepe/Bay Area News Group)
By Dave Schatz On Tuesday, October 29th, 2013
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USWNT Cruises Past New Zealand, 4-1; Sky Blue FC’s Christie Rampone Plays

U.S. women’s soccer team poses for team photo before the match. (Josie Lepe/Bay Area News Group) The first of two matches between the United States women’s national team and New Zealand went down in the More...

Ariana Agrapides and Lauren Hernandez are interviewed after their Wednesday practice at the P&G US Gymnastics Nationals in Hartford, CT. (Photo: Kat Hasenauer Cornetta)
By Kat Hasenauer Cornetta On Thursday, August 15th, 2013
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Hernandez and Agrapides Among New Jersey Hopefuls at Gymnastics Nationals

Ariana Agrapides and Lauren Hernandez are interviewed after their Wednesday practice at the P&G US Gymnastics Nationals in Hartford, CT. (Photo: Kat Hasenauer Cornetta) Hartford, Conn. - Midway through Wednesday More...