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The Latest: Official dyes beard pink to settle Olympic bet

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The International Bobsled and Skeleton Federation says it isn't commenting yet on an alleged anti-doping rule violation by Russian women's bobsledder Nadezhda Sergeeva. More>>

American Krupp, Canadian Macek fully committed to Germany

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American-born Bjorn Krupp and Canadian-born Brooks Macek don't feel at all conflicted about playing for Germany at the Olympics. More>>

Trump, Turnbull praise each other on immigration and taxes

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Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has arrived at the White House for meetings with President Donald Trump. Trump and first lady Melania Trump greeted Turnbull Friday at the south entrance of the White House. More>>

AP Exclusive: Medal haul well short of USOC projections

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AP Exclusive: US medal haul falls well short of USOC's internal projections. More>>

The Latest: Australia says he's inspired by US tax cuts

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President Donald Trump says "a lot of good things" will come from Friday's meetings with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull. More>>

Russians get 1st gold, Germany tops Canada in Olympic hockey

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Russians get first gold of Olympics in figure skating, Germany beats Canada in men's hockey. More>>

NBC hypes figure skating showdown between 2 Russians

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Despite a strong night filled with medal-winning performances by U.S. athletes, NBC's ratings dip on Wednesday night. More>>

Woe, Canada: Germany stuns Canada 4-3 in Olympic semis

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Germany has knocked Canada out of the men's hockey tournament at the Olympics with a shocking 4-3 upset in the semifinals. More>>

Ex-women's player Mleczko to do color analysis for NHL game

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Former U.S. women's hockey player is getting the chance to do color analysis for a nationally televised NHL game. More>>

The Latest: Zagitova gives Russians 1st gold in Pyeongchang

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The Russians have a good shot at winning their first gold medal of the Pyeongchang Olympics when teenage figure skaters Alina Zagitova and Evgenia Medvedeva take the ice for the women's free skate. More>>

Canadian defenseman sorry for removing medal during ceremony

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Canadian defenseman Jocelyne Larocque has apologized for taking off her silver medal almost immediately after it was placed around her neck at the Pyeongchang Olympics. More>>

US veterans can enjoy hockey gold before deciding futures

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Six three-time Olympians on the U.S. women's hockey team have time to enjoy their gold medal. More>>

At Olympics, omnipresent flags are a tricky political dance Video included

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Olympic organizers must carefully choreograph the political implications of the flags that represent each nation. More>>

Unprepared and outclassed, North Korea wraps up Olympics

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Unprepared and outclassed, North Korea's 22 athletes wrap up their competition at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics without a medal _ or even a finish higher than 13th. More>>

After tribute to shooting victims, Luongo stops Capitals

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Vincent Trocheck scored the winning goal with 19.1 seconds left to lift the Florida Panthers over the Washington Capitals 3-2, hours after victims of last week's shooting at nearby Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were honored with a video tribute. More>>

Devils acquire Grabner from Rangers in rivals' first trade

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The New Jersey Devils have acquired speedy winger Michael Grabner from the New York Rangers in the first trade between the cross-river rivals. More>>

Florida Panthers honor victims of school shooting

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The Florida Panthers have honored victims of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School with a somber video tribute before their game against the Washington Capitals. More>>

US women beat Canada for gold in a 3-2 shootout thriller

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The Americans' gold medal drought in women's hockey _ finally _ is over. More>>

Goalie Maddie Rooney delivers gold medal performance for US

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Goalie Maddie Rooney delivers gold medal performance for US. More>>

A big night for NBC, led by Lindsey Vonn, women's hockey

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With viewers fascinated by Lindsey Vonn's quest for gold, NBC's viewership for the first time during the Olympics tops the corresponding night in Sochi four years ago. More>>

The Latest: Trump congratulates US women's hockey on gold

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Russian state TV reports that curler Alexander Krushelnitsky will give back his Olympic bronze medal after failing a drug test at the Pyeongchang Winter Games. More>>

Only On AP: Puck, player tracking being tested at Olympics

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Puck and player tracking is being tested in the Olympic men's and women's hockey tournaments in what could be the next step in that technology making it to the NHL. More>>

Shootout loss sends Canada to silver medal in women's hockey

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Canada was disappointed enough to go home with a silver medal in Olympic women's hockey. The fact that the game was settled by a tiebreaking shootout made it even harder to take. More>>

US women beat Canada in Olympic hockey; Gisin tops Shiffrin

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The United States' women's hockey team beat Canada 3-2 in a gold-medal game that claimed a spot among the Olympics' most thrilling moments in recent memory. More>>

Skating coach returns to orphan roots in South Korea

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Skating coach Kim Muir returned to South Korea for the first time since she was adopted by an American family at 4 years old. More>>

Bobby Hull jersey part of history for Chicago family

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Bobby Hull jersey offers snapshot of family connection to Chicago Blackhawks. More>>

Miller stops 41 shots, Ducks beat Stars 2-0

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Ryan Miller stopped 41 shots for his 42nd career shutout as the Anaheim Ducks beat the Dallas Stars 2-0 for their fourth straight win. More>>

10 Things to Know for Thursday

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Among 10 Things to Know: Students in Florida and around US speak out, Rev. Billy Graham dies, US women's hockey team goes for gold. More>>

The Latest: Bjoergen becomes most decorated Winter Olympian

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The Trump administration says Vice President Mike Pence was ready to meet with representatives from North Korea during his visit to the Olympic Games in South Korea but that North Korea canceled at the last minute. More>>

Czechs eliminate US in shootout in Olympic quarterfinals

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Pavel Francouz stopped all five shooters and Petr Kouka scored the shootout winner as the Czech Republic eliminated the United States with a 3-2 victory in the quarterfinals Wednesday to move on Friday. More>>

Goggia gets gold; Bjoergen sets Winter Games medals mark

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Sofia Goggia wins the women's downhill; Russian women figure skaters close in on gold. More>>

Point scores 2 goals to help Lightning beat Capitals 4-2

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Brayden Point scored two first-period goals, Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 35 shots to earn his NHL-leading 35th victory and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 in a duel between division leaders. More>>

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

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Among 10 Things to Know: Florida students take on Legislature, Trump wants bump stocks ban, another guilty plea in Mueller probe. More>>

Voracek's 2 late goals rally Flyers past Canadiens in OT

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Jakub Voracek scored the tying goal with 1:25 left in regulation and then got the game-winner 1:26 into overtime to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 3-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens. More>>

Seattle launches season-ticket campaign for new NHL team

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Fans longing for a professional hockey team in Seattle will soon be able to put down some money for season tickets. More>>

The Latest: Highly-decorated Virtue, Moir win ice dancing

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Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir are aiming to become the most accomplished figure skaters in Olympic history as the free dance begins at Gangneung Ice Arena. More>>

US rides Zapolski, college kids to Olympic quarterfinals

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Ryan Donato scored his third and fourth goals of the tournament, Troy Terry had three assists and the United States beat Slovakia 5-1 in the qualification round to advance to face the Czech Republic in the Olympic quarterfinals. More>>

Joint Koreas hockey team ends historic Olympic run

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The Korean women's hockey team has ended its historic Olympic run with a five straight loss, with thousands of fans shouting "We are one" and waving a "unification flag.". More>>

Slovenia hockey player tests positive for doping at Olympics

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A Slovenian hockey player has become the third athlete to test positive for doping at the Pyeongchang Olympics. More>>

Skating coach making emotional return to South Korea

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Renowned skating coach Kim Muir is returning to South Korea to cheer for clients playing hockey at the Olympics. More>>

US women back in gold medal game after 5-0 win over Finland

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Dani Cameranesi scored two goals and an assist, and the United States will play for the gold medal that has eluded them for nearly two decades after beating Finland 5-0. More>>

Once again, US will meet Canada for women's hockey gold

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US wins in women's hockey at the Pyeongchang Olympics, Canadians dazzle in ice dancing. More>>

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

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Among 10 Things to Know: Florida legislators under pressure on gun laws, Russia's 'troll factory' and Pennsylvania's new congressional map. More>>

Ovechkin scores 35th goal in Capitals' 3-2 win over Sabres

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Alex Ovechkin scored his league-leading 35th goal, and the Washington Capitals reclaimed top spot in the Metropolitan Division with a 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres. More>>

The Latest: Norway wins 2 gold, Canada and Germany share 1

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Ice dancing is underway at the Olympic Games with two-time medalists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir of Canada and France's Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron the heavy favorites to win gold. More>>

Hands off? Players take precautions because of norovirus

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U.S. men's hockey player James Wisniewski says his father has contracted norovirus while attending the Olympics. More>>

Capitals forward calls fans racial taunts 'disgusting'

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A visiting black player was taunted by four male fans shouting "basketball, basketball, basketball" during the Chicago Blackhawks' game against the Washington Capitals. More>>

Ice dancing, women's hockey semifinals on tap at Olympics

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After a one-day break, Olympic figure skating resumes with the ice dancing short program. More>>

NBC's ski announcers attempt to explain their blunder

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NBC had its roughest night of the Olympics so far, with prime-time viewership across all of its platforms down 16 percent from Sochi in 2014. More>>

The Latest: Contrasting games doubles for Hirscher, Fourcade

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Two top racers have had crashing falls though the finish line in the Olympic men's giant slalom. More>>

Smith leads Golden Knights to 6-3 win over Canadiens

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Reilly Smith had two goals and an assist to lead the Vegas Golden Knights to a 6-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens. More>>

World's best male Alpine skier vies for 2nd Pyeongchang gold

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The world's best male Alpine skier, Marcel Hirscher, will compete for his second gold medal of the Pyeongchang Olympics. More>>

Kovalchuk scores twice, Russians outclass US 4-0 at Olympics

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Ilya Kovalchuk scored two back-breaking goals as the Russians outplayed, outhit and outclassed the United States in a convincing 4-0 shutout Saturday night as each team wrapped up pool play at the Olympics. More>>

'Is this a kind of mistake?' Snowboarder wins Alpine gold

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Ester Ledecka of the Czech Republic made a stunning run from back in the pack to take the Olympic super-G title on Saturday, with a mistake costing Lindsey Vonn a spot on the podium. More>>

The Latest: Hanyu, Yarnold, Ledeska win gold at Olympics

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Japanese sensation Yuzuru Hanyu is aiming to become the first men's figure skater to defend his Olympic title since Dick Button in 1952 in the free skate at Gangneung Ice Arena. More>>

ESPN radio station to take over broadcasts of UConn games

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An ESPN radio station will take over broadcasts of University of Connecticut sports games next fall in a multimillion dollar deal that will dump another station that has been the voice of the Huskies for 26 years. More>>

Russian women advance to semifinals beating Switzerland 6-2

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Anna Shokhina had two goals and two assists as the team of Olympic athletes from Russia advanced to the women's hockey semifinals against defending gold medalist Canada with an upset 6-2 win over Switzerland. More>>

Greiss stops 45 shots, Islanders beat Hurricanes 3-0

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Thomas Greiss stopped 45 shots for his first shutout of the season, and the New York Islanders beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-0. More>>

The Latest: Shiffrin misses, Hansdotter wins gold on Day 7

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Mikaela Shiffrin has turned in a steady opening slalom run. More>>

Olympics give goalies chance to paint country all over masks

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Goaltenders are the only players in Olympic hockey allowed to get creative with decorating their helmets, though IOC rules limit the options. More>>

Donato scores 2 as college kids power US over Slovakia 2-1

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Ryan Donato scored two power-play goals and to lead the United States to an important 2-1 victory over Slovakia at the Olympics. More>>

Halak stops 50 shots, Islanders beat Rangers 3-0

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Jaroslav Halak stopped 50 shots for his first shutout of the season as the New York Islanders kept up their recent mastery of the crosstown-rival Rangers with a 3-0 victory. More>>

The Latest: Shiffrin finally gets her gold on Olympics Day 6

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The women's Alpine racing program at the Pyeongchang Olympics has finally begun with Manuela Moelgg of Italy starting the first run of the giant slalom. More>>

US upbeat after loss to Slovenia as it prepares for Slovakia

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The United States men's hockey team is upbeat and optimistic as it prepares to face Slovakia in the wake of a stunning overtime loss to Slovenia. More>>

Canadian women take 1st Olympic showdown against US 2-1

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Meghan Agosta and Sara Nurse each scored in the second period, and defending gold medalist Canada clinched the top spot in pool play by edging the United States 2-1 in an early Olympic showdown between the dominant powers in women's hockey. More>>

Lively scene as South Korea men play 1st Olympic hockey game

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The first Olympic hockey game for South Korea's men's team has been marked by the unexpected appearance of North Korea's cheerleading troupe. More>>

Russian fans proudly flying flags, but athletes can't

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Russian fans proudly flying the flag for their country at the Pyeongchang Olympics, where Team Russia is technically banned. More>>

Slovenia comes back to stun US 3-2 in OT in Olympic opener

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Jan Mursak scored the tying goal in the final minutes of regulation and the winner in overtime as Slovenia came back to stun the United States 3-2 in the Olympic opener for both teams. More>>

The Latest: Shaun White's Olympic gold a highlight of Day 5

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Katie Couric has apologized for saying that the Dutch are so successful in speed skating because skates have been used as a form of transportation when canals freeze in the Netherlands. More>>

What to watch from Pyeongchang - Day 5

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Valentine's Day at the Olympics brings pairs skating and lots of curling. More>>

Shh, mom! No yelling when sister watches fellow Olympian

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The Brandt family from suburban Minneapolis is very busy at the Winter Olympics, with one daughter on the U.S. women's hockey team and another on the Korean team. More>>

Fierce wind forces closure of Olympic Park in South Korea

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A windstorm forced the temporary closure of the Olympic Park in Gangneung, South Korea, as wild weather continues to affect the games. More>>

White wins USA's 100th winter gold, gets grilled by media

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Shaun White won a historic third Olympic gold medal in the men's halfpipe, then faced questions about sexual misconduct allegations hours later. More>>

'Deep down': Rivalry between Koreas, Japan transcends sports

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There are sports rivalries _ and then there's Korea versus Japan, a near-toxic mix of history, violence, abuse and politics, with a (un)healthy dose of cultural chauvinism and envy mixed in. More>>

'So proud': Parents' views on joint Korea hockey team evolve

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Players of Koreas' joint hockey team are source of pride for their families for making history in inter-Korean relations. More>>

Seattle group formally files for NHL expansion franchise

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A person with direct knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press the group looking to bring professional hockey to the city of Seattle has formally filed its expansion application with the National Hockey League. More>>

The Latest: Luge win keeps Germany atop gold medal standings

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There's been a highly unusual moment in the Olympic mixed doubles bronze medal match, with a Russian curler falling hard on her backside. More>>

The AP Asks: What would South Koreans ask a North Korean?

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With rare influx of North Koreans at the Pyeongchang Olympics, AP asks South Korean Olympic fans a question: If you had the chance, what would you ask a North Korean?. More>>

US women beat Russia 5-0, early showdown with Canada next

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Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson scored two goals 6 seconds apart in the second period, and the United States shut out the Russians 5-0 to remain perfect going into the Americans' first of two hopeful showdowns with Canada. More>>

Russian Voynov at Olympics despite domestic abuse conviction

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Russian defenseman Slava Voynov is at the Olympics even though he remains indefinitely suspended from the NHL over a 2014 domestic violence incident. More>>

Wolski playing for Canada at Olympics after breaking neck

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Wojtek Wolski is playing for Canada at the Olympics just 16 months after breaking his neck from crashing. More>>

The Latest: Plenty of excitement on Day 3 of Winter Olympics

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The final events of the team figure skating competition are set to get underway at the Pyeongchang Olympics. More>>

Canada gets skating gold, American Anderson wins slopestyle

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Canada skated to the gold it had been dreaming about for four years, while American snowboarder Jamie Anderson got another to match the one she won in Sochi. More>>

Gionta, Wisniewski could be NHL-bound right after Olympics

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Brian Gionta and James Wisniewski could sign in the NHL immediately after playing for the United States at the Olympics. More>>

US women rally to beat Finland 3-1 in Olympics opener

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The United States women's hockey team rallied to beat Finland 3-1 to remain perfect when opening an Olympic tournament. More>>

Crosby scores 2, reaches 400 goals in Pens' 4-1 win

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Sidney Crosby scored twice, including his 400th career goal, to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 4-1 win over the St. Louis Blues. More>>

The Latest: NBC apologizes for analyst comment about Japan

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The Pyeongchang Olympic men's downhill has been postponed until Thursday because of strong winds. More>>

Red alert: Gerard wins United States' 1st gold of games

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Red Gerard won the United States' first gold medal of the games by overcoming a blustery win in the men's slopestyle event in the snowboarding competition on the second day of full competition at the Pyeongchang Olympics. More>>

Favored Russians ooze confidence, feel like 'red machine'

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Super-talented Russia looks like the hands-down gold-medal favorite in men's hockey with defenseman Nikita Nesterov describing the team as a "red machine.". More>>

Penguins center Sidney Crosby reaches 400-goal milestone

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Pittsburgh captain Sidney Crosby scored his 400th career goal in the second period in St. Louis. More>>

The Latest: Spotlight on united Koreas in ceremony, on ice

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The Court of Arbitration for Sport has ruled that 45 Russian athletes who were excluded from the Pyeongchang Olympics over doping concerns can't compete. More>>

Skating's Shibutanis make strike back at NBC's Andrea Joyce

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NBC's television coverage of the opening ceremonies reached 27.8 million on the TV network, and a total of 28.3 million when digital followers are added. More>>

Masked mystery man Ryan Zapolski is best hope for US medal

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Ryan Zapolski doesn't have the NHL experience of other Olympic goaltenders but is the United States' best chance to win a men's hockey medal. More>>

Come visit: South Korea's leader invited to North Korea

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South Korean President Moon Jae-in is hosting lunch for senior North Korean officials including leader Kim Jong Un's sister in the most significant diplomatic encounter between the rivals in years. More>>

What to watch from Pyeongchang -- Day 2

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Speed, tricks and big air: what to watch as competition in full force at Pyeongchang Olympics. More>>

Johnson shares the lead at Pebble Beach

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Dustin Johnson tied for the lead as he goes for 3rd victory at Pebble Beach. More>>

Vasilevskiy makes 44 saves, Lightning beat Kings 4-3

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Andrei Vasilevskiy makes 44 saves as NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning top Los Angeles Kings 4-3. More>>

Combined Korean hockey team loses to Swiss in Olympic debut

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Koreas' jockey team faces Switzerland in its historic debut match, with North and South Korean leaders expected to root for the squad together. More>>

Charlotte Kalla wins 1st gold medal of Pyeongchang Olympics

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Charlotte Kalla won the gold and Marit Bjoergen made Olympic history at the Pyeongchang Games. More>>

The Latest: Kim's sister says hopes to see Moon in N. Korea

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South Korean television is showing a smiling President Moon Jae-in entering a reception room and shaking hands with North Korean delegates, including leader Kim Jong Un's sister. More>>

The Latest: Wellinger withstands cold to win Olympic gold

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The organizing committee for the Pyeongchang Olympics says another 11 people have been diagnosed with norovirus. More>>

Underdog US players 'trying to prove some doubters wrong'

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Though more diverse than the 1980 "Miracle On Ice" team, the United States carries the same underdog approach into the 2018 Olympics thanks to players being overlooked for much of their careers. More>>

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