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3 hrs ago | Denver Post

Natalie Wedell set to give CHL her best shot

Former Yale hockey player Natalie Wedell says going out for a CHL team is "definitely intimidating, but I'll have to be a little smarter, a little quicker.

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4 hrs ago | CNN

Let Pete Rose in the Hall of Fame

His 4,256 hits were not enough to keep Pete Rose from agreeing to expulsion from Major League Baseball for life after evidence surfaced showing Rose bet not only on baseball games but also on the Reds team he managed.

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Related Topix: Lance Armstrong, Discovery Channel, Cycling, Olympic Track And Field, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, More Sports, Figure Skating, Competitive Skating, Ice Skating, Nancy Kerrigan, Opinion

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Pucks And Pitchforks

Can the NHL Help Create an International Champions League?

With Europe participating in their first Champions League right now, there is some buzz about the NHL participating in some sort of Champions League, whether it be internationally or just for North America.

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Monterey County Herald

CSUMB student sings national anthem for 49ers home opener

Melissa Bowling, a senior at CSU Monterey Bay, first performed the national anthem in public when she was in fifth grade.

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Peace Arch News

Soy helps Canada to gold in Czech Republic

The Cloverdale native played for Canada's national team at the eight-team competition staged in Slovakia and the Czech Republic Aug. 12-16.

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The Washington Post

Italian skier Moelgg injured, could miss season

The Italian ski federation says the 32-year-old Moelgg had surgery after rupturing his right Achilles tendon in training.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Ted Ligety, Olympic Alpine Skiing, Olympic Winter Games

Competitor Magazine

12 Tips For Moving From Marathons To Ultras

Maybe you're more than a little curious about the idea of running an ultra-even a 100-miler.

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Related Topix: Ultramarathon, Outdoor Recreation, Cross Country Skiing

Hills News

Bears 'pumped-up' for season ender

Bright spot: Considered a rising star, Lee Turner has also won a silver medal with Australia in inline hockey.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Bertuzzi speaks after settlement of Steve Moore lawsuit

In this Aug. 15, 2005, file photo, Todd Bertuzzi of the Vancouver Canucks speaks to the media on the first day of training camp for the Canadian Men's Olympic Hockey Team in Vancouver.

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Related Topix: Sports, Detroit Red Wings, NHL Hockey, Todd Bertuzzi, NHL Players, Vancouver Canucks, NHL Northwest Division, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Ice Hockey

InsideHalton.com

Oakville teen wins medals in both Ontario Summer and Winter Games

An elite speed skater for most of her life, Erin Stewart never thought she'd have a decision to make about what sport to seriously pursue.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Ice Skating

SLAM! Sports

Rangers sign hot-ticket college free agent Kevin Hayes

Johnny Gaudreau and Kevin Hayes of the U.S. celebrate the goal of teammate Seth Jones against Latvia during the third period of their men's ice hockey World Championship Group B game at Minsk Arena in Minsk May 15, 2014.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey

The Cannon

The Physical Game: Style or Substance?

For many, the solution to an NHL team's problems comes down to the need for "more hitting".

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Ice Hockey, Columbus Blue Jackets

Channelnewsasia.com

'Sex harassment' scandal rocks skating in Japan

A sexual harassment scandal was gripping Japan's skating world on Wednesday after pictures emerged of a young heartthrob Olympian in the clutches of the 49-year-old boss of his sport.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Figure Skating, Ice Skating, Competitive Skating, Olympic Figure Skating, Daisuke Takahashi, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Prince, Summer Olympic

Prince Albert Daily Herald

Hockey gold medallists back on top of 'Amazing Race Canada' after France trip

Olympic gold medallists Natalie Spooner and Meaghan Mikkelson hiked back to the peak of the pack on "Amazing Race Canada" on Tuesday, then ceded the spotlight to real Canadian heroes during a sombre trip to Normandy, France.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Ice Hockey, Olympic Hockey, Meaghan Mikkelson (2010 Vancouver Olympics)

The Winnipeg Free Press

Ladd says 'favourite' result of bad hands

Another summer Twitter tempest has erupted among the most ardent of Jets Nation, this time concerning team captain Andrew Ladd.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Mashable

Down With Wi-Fi, Support the Team: Soccer Fans Protest In-Stadium Internet

Connected stadiums with free WiFi, special apps and other technological doo-dads are all the rage in sports these days.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Brandon Sun

Brampton Thunder pick Olympic defenceman Fortino first overall in CWHL draft

The Brampton Thunder made defenceman Laura Fortino the first overall pick in the Canadian Women's Hockey League draft on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Sports, Olympic Hockey, Marie-Philip Poulin (2010 Vancouver Olympics), Olympics, Olympic Winter Games, Jenny Potter (2010 Vancouver Olympics)

Boston College Eagles

Nine BC Players Named to 2014 Select/Developmental Teams

The Women's National Festival took place on Aug. 12-16. It included a 69-skater field in which eight current BC women's ice hockey team participated.

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Related Topix: Ice Hockey, Sports, Olympic Hockey, Alex Carpenter, Olympics, Olympic Winter Games

Ledger-Enquirer.com

FIFA to host global summit on ethics in sports

FIFA says its president Sepp Blatter will open the Sept. 19 meeting which aims to "elaborate on what business and politics can learn from sports."

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Related Topix: Ice Skating, Sports, More Sports, Figure Skating, Competitive Skating

CBC News

Former NHL player Moore reaches settlement with Bertuzzi

Former Colorado Avalanche forward Steve Moore had been seeking $68 million in damages from NHL player Todd Bertuzzi and the Vancouver Canucks.

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Related Topix: Sports, Steve Moore, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Vancouver Canucks, NHL Northwest Division, Ice Hockey

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