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  1. High school track and field notebook: Connellsville junior wins another javelin titleRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Madison Wiltrout certainly isn't at the same level as when she set a national high school record in the javelin a year ago. Having Tommy John surgery on her right elbow last summer has a lot to do with that.

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  2. Stanley Cup: Will this be Joe Pavelski's seven games of fame?Read the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Paradise Post

    Joe Pavelski's profile has grown quite a bit since he became the Sharks' captain in October. He was named an All-Star for the first time and with a push from Twitter -- which he joined two months ago -- became a finalist for the cover of the video game NHL 17. The Sharks will get unprecedented coverage in the coming days and weeks in their first Cup Final, which begins Monday against the Pittsburgh Penguins.

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  3. Sharks stars finally reach their 1st Stanley Cup finalRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Joe Thornton and Patrick Mar leau have been linked ever since they went one-two in the 1997 NHL Draft to Boston and San Jose. They became teammates more than a decade ago, won a gold medal for Canada at the 2010 Olympics and each had their captaincies stripped as they became the faces of so many postseason failures in San Jose.

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  4. Brady Skjei expected to jump right in on Rangers' defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Newsday

    Like many Americans, Brady Skjei was easing into the long Memorial Day weekend: sleeping in, playing some golf with buddies in his hometown of Lakeville, Minnesota, and planning the rest of the summer, which in his case, will be an important one. The 22-year-old Rangers defenseman, a regular for the U.S. national team which played in the IIHF World Championships which ended last weekend in Russia, will recharge at the family cabin in the Brainerd Lakes region, two hours north, then return to the business of pro hockey, where his bright future awaits.

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  5. Sharks stars Thornton, Marleau finally reach first Stanley Cup finalRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Guardian

    Joe Thornton and Patrick Marleau have been linked ever since they went one-two in the 1997 NHL draft to Boston and San Jose. They became teammates with the Sharks more than a decade ago, won a gold medal for Canada at the 2010 Olympics and each had their captaincies stripped as they became the faces of so many postseason failures in San Jose.

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  6. Injured snowboarder helps other brain injury survivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Gazette

    A near-fatal halfpipe crash while training for the 2010 Olympics ended Kevin Pearce's snowboarding career and changed his life forever. Six years later, Pearce, 28, continues to cope with his traumatic brain injury that he will carry with him for the rest of his life and he's helping other survivors do the same.

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  7. Russian athletes test positive in Olympic doping retestsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CBS News

    Olympic banners hang at Covent Garden in London on July 25, 2012, two days ahead of the London Olympic Games. The brief statement from the ROC on Saturday did not give names or what disciplines the athletes were in, but said they came from three different sports.

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  8. Get to Know a Penguin: Nick BoninoRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Fear The Fin

    Nick Bonino is next on the list of Tommy Wingles revenge tour from the 2009 NCAA national title where BU beat Miami of Ohio. Wingles has already had revenge on Colin Wilson and Kevin Shattenkirk.

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  9. 2016 World Cup Of Hockey Roster Surprises And SnubsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Blackhhawk up

    Jan 13, 2016; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Jack Johnson looks to make a pass against during a 3-1 win over Toronto Maple Leafs at Air Canada Centre. Mandatory Credit: Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports It's time for everyone's favorite part of any hockey tournament or other event involving the selection of hockey teams: taking note of the snubs.

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  10. Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Phil Kessel (81) celebrates his goal...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Phil Kessel celebrates his goal with teammate Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby , during the first period of Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals Tuesday, May 24, 2016, in Tampa, Fla. less Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Phil Kessel celebrates his goal with teammate Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby , during the first period of Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern ... more FILE - In this May 7, 2015, file photo, Czech Republic's Jaromir Jagr celebrates after scoring against France during the Hockey World Championships Group A match in Prague, Czech Republic.

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  11. IOC: 23 positives in retests of samples from London OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    This Saturday, May 5, 2012 file photo shows the Olympic Stadium in the Olympic Park in London. The IOC says 23 athletes have tested positive in reanalysis of their doping samples from the 2012 London Olympics.

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  12. Mutko Says Russia Has Done 'Everything' To Escape Olympic BanRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    Russia's sports minister says the country has done "everything possible" to ensure that the All-Russia Athletics Federation is reinstated in the International Association of Athletic Federations . Vitaly Mutko told Russia's Match TV on May 28 that the IAAF will make a decision on June 17 and that he hopes "common sense will prevail."

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  13. Odds and ends: World Cup, Crosby, Talbot's new team and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Pensburgh

    Some thoughts on the snub of Phil Kessel from Team USA, the greatness and success of Sidney Crosby and the Pens over the last 10 years, Max Talbot has a new team and more! The reality is that by the end of this series, the Penguins will have played in more playoff games than any other team since Crosby entered the league. More than Chicago.

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  14. Three Canadian Olympic gold medalists named to Team Canada for 2016 World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... Ontario, had seven goals and 30 assists for 37 points. Thornton won a gold medal for Canada at the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver. Pietrangelo and Duchene won a gold medal for Canada at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi .

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  15. Kessel out; Matthews in as World Cup of Hockey rosters setRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this May 7, 2015, file photo, Czech Republic's Jaromir Jagr celebrates after scoring against France during the Hockey World Championships Group A match in Prague, Czech Republic. The Czech Republic will have to do without Jagr at the World Cup of Hockey in September.

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  16. U.S. World Cup rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    Team USA unveiled its roster for the 2016 World Cup of Hockey Friday night and there were not just a few, but many head-scratching decisions. Instead of building a team that went big on speed and puck-movers, like the kinds of teams that win international tournaments, USA went with the top-six, bottom-six format leaving some of their most skilled players on the sidelines.

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  17. Canada World Cup rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    Team Canada announced its final roster for the 2016 World Cup on Friday evening, adding seven names to the initial roster. The players added to the roster are defensemen Brent Burns, Jake Muzzin and Alex Pietrangeo, as well as forwards Matt Duchene, Claude Giroux, Brad Marchand and Joe Thornton.

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  18. Penguins' Phil Kessel fails to make USA World Cup roster cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKBT

    Two-time Olympian and Pittsburgh Penguins forward Phil Kessel failed to make the final cut for the United States' World Cup of Hockey roster Two-time Olympic forward Phil Kessel failed to make the final cut for the United States' World Cup of Hockey roster Friday, a day after helping the Pittsburgh Penguins reach the Stanley Cup Final. In passing over the 10-year NHL veteran, Team USA officials filled the final four forward spots with Columbus' Brandon Dubinsky, Toronto's James van Riemsdyk, Tampa Bay's Ryan Callahan and St. Louis captain David Backes.

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  19. Sharks' Thornton, Marleau finally reach 1st Cup finalRead the original story

    Yesterday | Herald Star Online

    Joe Thornton and Patrick Marleau have been linked ever since they went one-two in the 1997 NHL draft to Boston and San Jose.

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  20. Hockey World Cup Final Rosters: Canada, USA, North America, EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Too Many Men On The Site

    Hockey World Cup final rosters were set to be revealed on Friday. Finland, Sweden, Russia, and the Czech' s made their final announcements earlier .

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