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38 min ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Olympic hero T.J. Oshie shows off shootout skills in new commercial

In this new commercial from Enterprise Rent-A-Car, St. Louis Blues star and American Olympic sensation T.J. Oshie rips shootout shots past some poor dude who just came to pick him up.

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4 hrs ago | EDGE

Gay Rights Group Sends Petition to IOC

More than 100,000 members of an international gay rights group have sent messages to the IOC urging changes to ensure that future Olympic host countries do not have discriminatory laws on their books.

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6 hrs ago | Nova News Now

Nova Scotia: - Never give up'

Canadian Olympian Clara Hughes speaks at the Let's Keep Talking Event put on by the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia on Tuesday night.

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11 hrs ago | Deseret News

Utah Olympic athlete, Noelle Pikus-Pace to release book this fall

Noelle Pikus-Pace posted a picture to her official Facebook page Thursday and mentioned her book, which will be sold at Deseret Book stores.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Northern Michigan News

NHL playoff preview capsules

SEASON SERIES: Detroit won 3-1. Early in their last meeting on April 2 at Joe Louis Area, the Red Wings didn't look as if they played in the same league as the Bruins.

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WHAS11

FDA warns maker of controversial sports supplement Craze

USA TODAY -- The FDA's warning letter is the first public action or comment the agency has made about Craze and about concerns that have been raised about its safety for more than a year.

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Inside Bay Area

Sharks need Joe Thornton to come up Jumbo in playoffs

Like any good Canadian kids, the Thornton boys covered their rooms with posters of hockey gods.

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Lake Cowichan Gazette

Vancouver Canucks, 4 Canadian teams go for No. 1 in NHL Draft Lottery

The Vancouver Canucks' lost season has left them with one silver living: a low pick in the 2014 NHL Draft.

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Regina Leader Post

Jennifer Jones rink sticking together for another run at Olympic berth

Despite plenty of team restructuring on the Canadian men's curling scene in recent weeks, Team Jennifer Jones is vowing to remain intact for another four years.

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The Chronicle Herald

Kevin Dineen back behind bench after Olympic hockey victory

Canada head coach Kevin Dineen talks to the team during a break in the action against Switzerland at the Sochi Olympics on Feb. 17. Dineen is beginning to look like Hockey Canada's new go-to coach.

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CBC News

Jennifer Jones's rink to defend Olympic curling gold in 2018

Canadian gold medallists Kirsten Wall , lead Dawn McEwen, second Jill Officer, third Kaitlyn Lawes and skip Jennifer Jones celebrate their Olympic victory in Sochi, Russia on Feb. 22. Jones announced that McEwen, Officer and Lawes would return in hopes of defending gold in South Korea in 2018.

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The Globe and Mail

Video: Sidney Crosby says playoff pressure doesn't faze him

In a year where Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby helped bring Canada another Olympic gold medal, Crosby is facing pressure to perform well in these playoffs.

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SLAM! Sports

Kessel sputtered along with Leafs playoff hopes

Maple Leafs sniper Phil Kessel talks to the media during the Leafs' locker clean out Monday.

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TwinCities

Wild: Captain Mikko Koivu knows how precious playoffs are

Wild center Mikko Koivu rests between shifts in the third period against the St. Louis Blues at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul on Thursday, April 10, 2014.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

(VIDEO) Tortorella calls Canucks 'stale', tells reporters 'stop talking about 2011'

Fans and pundits have gone back and forth about the Vancouver Canucks and their two administrators - Tortorella, the head coach, and Mike Gillis, the former general manager - as the team's 2014 season wound down.

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The Miami Herald

Timonen searching for Stanley Cup in 15th season

Kimmo Timonen had just finished an interview with a Finnish television crew last week and was in a pensive but happy mood.

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Nova News Now

Clara's Big Ride comes to Nova Scotia

Olympic medalist Clara Hughes received a tremendous reception during a visit to Spring Street Academy on Monday as part of Clara's Big Ride for Bell Let's Talk, a national cycling tour to raise mental health awareness.

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Blades of Teal

My Two Cents: Key For The San Jose Sharks To Beating The L.A. Kings

Apr 3, 2014; San Jose, CA, USA; San Jose Sharks center Joe Thornton controls the puck against Los Angeles Kings left wing Tanner Pearson during the second period at SAP Center at San Jose.

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Edmonton Journal

Hockey World: Expect Sidney Crosby to score NHL MVP hardware

In the end, there were flaws in the Edmonton Oilers' game, just as there have been since the season opened.

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CBC News

Pat Quinn sees no easy fix to Canucks' struggles April 13, 11:19 PM Et

Pat Quinn, right, is congratulated by new Canucks' president of hockey operations Trevor Linden as the former coach was inducted into the organization's Ring of Honour Sunday night.

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