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IOC: More initiatives coming to promote Korean unity

IOC: More initiatives coming to promote Korean unity

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Olympics organizers on Friday welcomed an agreement between North and South Korea to unite athletes at the upcoming Winter Games in Pyeongchang, and promised that "much more exciting initiatives" promoting Korean unity will em
Goggia wins Cortina downhill as Vonn makes major mistake

Goggia wins Cortina downhill as Vonn makes major mistake

CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy — Sofia Goggia of Italy won a World Cup downhill on home snow Friday after Lindsey Vonn made a major mistake.
Players turn up the heat on Australian Open weather policy

Players turn up the heat on Australian Open weather policy

MELBOURNE, Australia — French player Alize Cornet has called for the extreme heat policy at the Australian Open to be re-evaluated after she said she nearly fainted in the broiling temperatures during her third-round match Friday at Melbourne Park.
Nadal into 4th round; Ostapenko out of Australian Open

Nadal into 4th round; Ostapenko out of Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia — The heat wasn't a factor for Rafael Nadal this time against Damir Dzumhur, despite the searing temperature causing trouble for players earlier Friday at the Australian Open.
Canadian welterweight Rory MacDonald riding cryptocurrency wave with new sponsor

Canadian welterweight Rory MacDonald riding cryptocurrency wave with new sponsor

In a sport traditionally synonymous with beer and motorcycle sponsors, Canadian welterweight Rory MacDonald is adding some cutting-edge sizzle. The 28-year-old mixed martial artist from Kelowna, B.C.

Wednesday's Games

Thursday's Games NHL St. Louis 4 Ottawa 1 Philadelphia 3 Toronto 2 (OT) New Jersey 4 Washington 3 (OT) Columbus 2 Dallas 1 (SO) Boston 5 N.Y. Islanders 2 N.Y.
Couturier's goal lifts Flyers over Leafs on Lindros' night

Couturier's goal lifts Flyers over Leafs on Lindros' night

PHILADELPHIA — On a night that belonged to Eric Lindros, the Philadelphia Flyers paid tribute to the Hall of Fame centre with a gritty comeback.
Rebecca Quinn goes third overall in NWSL draft, highest Canadian ever taken

Rebecca Quinn goes third overall in NWSL draft, highest Canadian ever taken

PHILADELPHIA — Duke defender-midfielder Rebecca Quinn became the highest Canadian ever taken in the NWSL draft when she went third overall to the Washington Spirit on Thursday. The Spirit also had the first overall pick, taking U.S.
Three-goal period leads St. Louis Blues past Ottawa Senators 4-1

Three-goal period leads St. Louis Blues past Ottawa Senators 4-1

Ottawa Senators coach Guy Boucher is sick of his team collapsing in the second period. After a scoreless first period Vladimir Tarasenko, Alex Pietrangelo and Brayden Schenn all scored in the second period as the St.
Olympic moguls skiers Dufour-Lapointes say their mother had cancer

Olympic moguls skiers Dufour-Lapointes say their mother had cancer

MONT-TREMBLANT, Que. — The Dufour-Lapointe sisters have been hiding a secret for nearly a year — their mother has been battling cancer.