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Driver Justin Olsen, Christopher Fogt, Carlo Valdes and Nathan Weber of the United States take a curve in the second heat of the four-man bobsled competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Sohn)
February 24, 2018 - 12:18 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics: LEFT UNSAID: NBC aired a touching tribute to the late American bobsledder Steve Holcomb, and the impact he had on his sport's tight-knit community. The failure to mention how an Olympic athlete died at only 37 years old (he...
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Driver Codie Bascue, Steven Langton, Samuel Mc Guffie and Evan Weinstock of the United States start the second heat of the four-man bobsled competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)
February 24, 2018 - 12:18 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The last official day of bobsled season is Sunday, and the American men probably can't wait for the finale. So far in these Pyeongchang Olympics, U.S. bobsled coach Brian Shimer was bedridden by illness, Codie Bascue partially tore his left calf muscle, Justin Olsen...
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In this Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 photo, people wait in line to enter an Olympic merchandise store at the Pyeongchang Olympic Plaza during the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The 2018 Winter Olympics may be remembered for many things. The extreme cold during week one. North Koreans participating. Russians here but not under their own flag. And then there is the odd mix of souvenirs and the enormous lines to buy them. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
February 24, 2018 - 12:13 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — All Amber Batchelder wanted was a postcard. There were plush mascots. T-shirts. Even an Olympic-branded tea set for $230. But nowhere in this popup city, where everybody seems to be selling something, could she find a few postcards to send to friends. Visitors to the...
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Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James dunks during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)
February 24, 2018 - 12:10 am
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Cleveland revamped its roster at the trade deadline. The Cavaliers' leader didn't change. LeBron James had 18 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists in his 11th triple-double of the season, and the Cavaliers pulled away after a slow start to beat the Memphis Grizzlies 112-89 on...
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Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) chases down the ball in front of Minnesota Timberwolves forward Nemanja Bjelica, left, as Rockets forward PJ Tucker (4) watches during the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, in Houston. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke)
February 24, 2018 - 12:07 am
HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden scored 31 points and the Houston Rockets won their 11th straight game with a 120-102 victory Friday night over the Minnesota Timberwolves, who lost All-Star Jimmy Butler to a knee injury. Butler left late in the third quarter. After grabbing a rebound, he pivoted and...
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Minnesota Timberwolves guard Jimmy Butler (23) drives around Houston Rockets forward Ryan Anderson (33) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, in Houston. (AP Photo/Michael Wyke)
February 24, 2018 - 12:05 am
HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden wrapped up another 30-point night and another Rockets victory, then made his way to Minnesota's training room. Even the Timberwolves' opponents were concerned about Jimmy Butler. Harden scored 31 points and Houston won its 11th straight game with a 120-102 victory Friday...
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Indiana guard Robert Johnson (4) shoots in front of Ohio State forward Kaleb Wesson during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Bloomington, Ind., Friday, Feb. 23, 2018. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)
February 24, 2018 - 12:02 am
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Ohio State guard C.J. Jackson relied on sheer instincts Friday night. Instead of going with the Buckeyes' designed final play, he changed it on the fly. When Jackson finally got control of the pass in the closing seconds of double overtime, he faked another pass and spotted...
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United States' Jocelyne Lamoureux (17) scores the game-winning goal in the shootout against Canada during the women's gold medal hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)
February 24, 2018 - 12:00 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 1:55 p.m. The International Ice Hockey Federation says it won't review the use of shootouts to decide Olympic medal-round games. The IIHF's insistence on shootouts after one period of overtime was questioned...
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February 24, 2018 - 12:00 am
US biathlon team to boycott IBU World Cup meet in Russia Switzerland beats Austria in Olympic debut of team event Shiffrin jokes about whether Vonn's Olympic career is over Tough bobsled season for the US men coming to an end NBC gets 17.3 million for figure skating's big night Russians get 1st...
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February 24, 2018 - 12:00 am
The Latest: Texas to withhold Davis from competition Report: FBI probe docs list range of payments to top players Butler hurt as Rockets beat Wolves for 11th straight win MLB honors school shooting victims with special caps US gymnasts tell AP sport rife with verbal, emotional abuse US biathlon...
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