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US men's hockey players becoming fast friends ahead of 1st Olympic faceoff

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The team's 25 players need to gel quickly before they take to the ice for the first time Wednesday.
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Gophers' Sheehy, Robson Earn Big Ten Honors After Sweeping Wisconsin

Gophers' Sheehy, Robson Earn Big Ten Honors After Sweeping Wisconsin

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MINNEAPOLIS - The University of Minnesota men's hockey team had two players earn Big Ten honors this week after getting a weekend sweep of Wisconsin.
Junior forward Tyler Sheehy was named the league's First Star of the Week, and goalie Mat Robson was named the Third Star of the Week.
Sheehy led the Big Ten with five points over the two victories. He had two third-period goals, including the game-winner, in a 4-2 win over Wisconsin on Friday. He also had a goal and two assists in Saturday's 7-1 win. It's his seventh career weekly award.
Robson made 61 saves on 64 shots over the two...
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Family, Country, Hockey: How USA Hockey Bound Tony and Cammi Granato Even Closer

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The most recognizable brother and sister in the history of USA Hockey, Tony is coaching the national team 20 years after his sister could first represent her country.
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All the Caps connections to the USA men's Olympic hockey team

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The NHL may not be participating in the 2018 Olympics, but the Capitals will still be well represented in PyeongChang. As the mens hockey tournament is
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USA coach Robb Stauber on victory over OAR, matchup with Canada

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Team USA women's hockey coach Robb Stauber discusses his team's big victory over the OAR and its upcoming game against Canada.
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Um, who are these guys? A cheat sheet for Canada's Olympic men's hockey team

Um, who are these guys? A cheat sheet for Canada's Olympic men's hockey team

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Postmedia hockey writer John Matisz serves up a Team Canada primer.
Below is everything you need to know about the 25-man Olympic roster selected by GM Sean Burke and the group at Hockey Canada.
Consider this a cheat sheet ahead of Canada's opening game versus Switzerland Thursday at 7:10 a.m. ET.
Goalies
Name: Justin Peters
The basics: 31 years old, 6-foot-1, 210 pounds
Hometown: Blyth, Ont.
Current team: Kölner Haie
NHL experience: 83 games played, 25-38-9 record, .901 save percentage
Need to know: Canada's third-string goalie is making his second appearance at a major international...
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On Olympics: In Reinvention, U.S. Women's Hockey Team Stresses Style but Sacrifices Goals

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After losses to rival Canada at the past two Olympics, the team's coach decided to think differently about how it plays.
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Team USA skiers stop by TODAY to discuss Olympic competition

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Skiers from Team USA join TODAY to talk about their runs so far in PyeongChang as well as their events coming up.
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Winter Olympics 2018: Team USA women's hockey rolls Russians, gets Canada next

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The American women's hockey team was every bit as dominant as advertised
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Team USA men's hockey eager to get going in PyeongChang

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The U.S. men's hockey team stops by TODAY to discuss how they've handled the Olympic experience so far.
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Mavericks fined $600K for Mark Cuban's tanking comments

Mavericks fined $600K for Mark Cuban's tanking comments

Mark Cuban told Julius Erving on the "House Call with Dr. J" podcast this week it would be best for the Mavericks to keep losing. Read more ...

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USA vs. Canada: Live score, updates from Olympic women's hockey gold-medal game

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The United States and Canada renew their storied hockey rivalry in the women's gold-medal game for a third consecutive Olympics. Sporting News has live scoring updates and... Read more ...

Gregg Popovich would be 'surprised' if Kawhi Leonard returns this season

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Meet some of the cute kiddos enjoying the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics! Read more ...

2018 Winter Olympics: What happened while you were sleeping

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These are the highlights as events continue in PyeongChang. Read more ...

The Most Exciting Events to Watch Before the 2018 Winter Olympics End

The Most Exciting Events to Watch Before the 2018 Winter Olympics End

The 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea will soon come to an end , but some of the Games' biggest events are still to come. The U.S. women's ice hockey team will... Read more ...

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Lucas & Asensio leave benched Bale facing fight for PSG start

Lucas & Asensio leave benched Bale facing fight for PSG start

The Welsh winger was left out of his side's 3-1 win at Leganes on Wednesday and is by no means guaranteed a place in the team in Paris next month Read more ...