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  1. PHT Morning Skate: 2018 U.S. Hockey HOF class inducted; Weezer at Winter ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MSNBC

    Welcome to the PHT Morning Skate, a collection of links from around the hockey world. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at phtblog@nbcsports.com .

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  2. Rockets players among invitees to top prospects gameRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Nolan Foote, Lassi Thomson, and Kaedan Korczak will be featured in the top prospects game in 2019. Photo: Marissa Baecker Kelowna Rockets fans will recognize three very familiar skaters at the Sherwin Williams Game in 2019.

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  3. Sport in 2018 - the year in picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Hampshire Chronicle

    Alexandra Kustova of Olympic Athletes from Russia soars into the sky at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. The participation of Russian athletes overshadowed the build-up and much of the Games themselves, following the Sochi 2014 doping scandal.

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  4. Former referee Paul Stewart wants women officiating in NHLRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Paul Stewart has a very big goal for the next stage of his already lengthy hockey career, and that's helping women follow in his footsteps by officiating in the NHL. Stewart, being inducted Wednesday night into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame , said Katie Guay will be working the upcoming Beanpot tournament in Boston after being an official at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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  5. Canada's Brian McKeever wins sprint gold at IPC World Cup eventRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    Canada's Brian McKeever won a gold medal in a five-kilometre cross-country ski race Thursday in Vuokatti, Finland at the first stop in the IPC World Cup circuit. Canada's Brian McKeever, pictured at the Sochi Paralympics in 2014, credited his guide Graham Nishikawa for his gold medal in Thursday's 5-km race in Finland.

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  6. Google's most searched athletes of...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    If we told you that Tristan Thompson was the most Googled athlete of 2018, not only in the United States but around the world, would you believe us? But don't just take it from us. Take it from Google -- the place where, you know, things get Googled.

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  7. Ex-referee calls for female NHL officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    Paul Stewart has a very big goal for the next stage of his already lengthy hockey career, and that's helping women follow in his footsteps by officiating in the NHL. Stewart, being inducted Wednesday night into the U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame, said Katie Guay will be working the upcoming Beanpot tournament in Boston after being an official at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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  8. Russian biathletes questioned in Austria for dopingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    Police visited the Russian team's accommodation in Austria on Wednesday ahead of a World Cup event and spoke with athletes and staff. The case is connected to a wide-ranging bribery and doping investigation involving the International Biathlon Union, whose then-president stepped down in April following a police raid of the governing body's offices.

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  9. Austrian police question Russian biathlon team on doping - unionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    MOSCOW: The Russian Biathlon Union has revealed that Austrian police officers visited members of the nation's biathlon team on Wednesday to interview them over possible doping violations. The union said questions to the athletes, who are in Austria for the latest meeting in the Biathlon World Cup series, concerned potential offences committed during last year's World Cup races at the same Hochfilzen venue.

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  10. Curlers balk at Marc Kennedy's Canada-first approachRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    Just recently, curler Marc Kennedy said he believes Canadian coaches and resources should stay in the country to help get Canada back on top. Another Canadian, J.D. Lind, who coaches in Japan, believes Kennedy's opinion is shortsighted.

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  11. Sport in 2018 - " the year in picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sutton Guardian

    Alexandra Kustova of Olympic Athletes from Russia soars into the sky at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. The participation of Russian athletes overshadowed the build-up and much of the Games themselves, following the Sochi 2014 doping scandal.

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  12. The Medal Stand: Erikson shares Foot Locker Nationals experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Post Register

    Idaho Falls senior Zach Erikson on the Foot Locker Nationals Course on Saturday at Balboa Park in San Diego. Photo courtesy of the Erikson family Idaho Falls senior Zach Erikson on the Foot Locker Nationals Course on Saturday at Balboa Park in San Diego.

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  13. Olympic bobsledder slides into new role back home in LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    ... candidate to try the sport. In February, he pushed to a 12th-place finish in a four-men sled at the Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea . "You never really know how things are going to go," the 31-year-old Londoner said. "I ended up in ...

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  14. Five Russian Biathletes Accused by Austria of DopingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The New York Times

    Five Russian biathletes and five officials with that country's national team are the subject of an investigation into doping and corruption-related offenses, the Austrian authorities told the team on a visit to their hotel Wednesday. The case is related to a World Cup event in Hochfilzen, Austria, last year, and comes during a wider criminal investigation into doping and corruption involving the International Biathlon Union, which is based in Salzburg.

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  15. Women allowed to race iconic Cresta Run after 89-year ban overturnedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BBC News

    Women will be allowed to race down the iconic Cresta Run toboggan track in Switzerland this season after an 89-year ban was overturned. They had been allowed to race on equal terms with men until the 1920s when it was deemed medically dangerous.

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  16. Osborne-Paradis released from hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Pique News Magazine

    Manny Osborne-Paradis was released from hospital after suffering a crash in training for the Lake Louise World Cup event. Whistler Mountain Ski Club alumnus Manny Osborne-Paradis was released from hospital last Thursday , more than two weeks after a horrific crash while training for the Lake Louise FIS World Cup race.

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  17. Channell fourth to start skeleton season in LatviaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Pique News Magazine

    In her first-ever IBSF World Cup at Sigulda, Latvia, North Vancouver skeleton racer Jane Channell finished just off the podium on Dec. 8. Channell, a regular at the Whistler Sliding Centre, posted a fourth-place finish that put her 0.57 seconds back of champion Elena Nikitina of Russia. Canadian Elisabeth Maier of Calgary took second while Germany's Tina Hermann ended up in third in the season-opening event.

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  18. Sharpe second at season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Pique News Magazine

    After a hard fall during an easy trick in the pipe at Copper Mountain Resort two years ago, it wasn't hard for Cassie Sharpe to end up a little bit gun-shy there despite cranking out wins all over the world. But after a second-place showing there on Dec. 7, Whistler resident Sharpe felt she may have finally slain the dragon after landing two strong runs, struggling in her first attempt before scoring 89.75 on second run and 90.50 on her third.

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  19. IOC: No Olympic city ever as ready as TokyoRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Journal of Commerce

    IOC President Thomas Bach and other International Olympic Committee members are calling Tokyo the best prepared host city in memory. Still, there are obstacles ahead for the 2020 Games, though small by the standards of the corruption-plagued Rio de Janeiro Olympics in 2016.

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  20. Sarah, student of the monthRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    Committed to Princeton University Tigers upon graduation in 2021, this Grade 10 student at Pen High has her sights set squarely on being selected to our national women's ice hockey team with the ultimate goal of representing Canada at the 2026 Winter Olympic Games. By any yardstick, Paul is an exceptionally talented and highly motivated student-athlete who is equipped with the character and core skill set uniquely tailored to shine both in the classroom and on the ice.

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