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Gold medalist in the women's parallel giant slalom Ester Ledecka, of the Czech Republic, poses during the medals ceremony at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
February 25, 2018 - 2:34 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Ester Ledecka's brother, Jonas, designs comic books and dabbles in fashion on the side, putting together racing outfits for his little sister that transform the 22-year-old from the Czech Republic into something akin to a superhero. And his next project is...
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FILE- In this Feb. 12, 2018 file photo, course crew are shrouded in snow as they slip slide to the finish after the women's giant slalom was postponed due to high winds at the 2018 Winter Olympics at the Yongpyong Alpine Center, Pyeongchang, South Korea. The forecast for the next Winter Olympics: Cold with a 100 percent chance of fake snow. The freezing temperatures and windblown ski slopes that served up a lasting story line in Pyeongchang did not alter the fact that between 90 and 98 percent of the snow used for skiing and snowboarding was man-made. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File)
February 25, 2018 - 2:15 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The forecast for the next Winter Olympics: cold with a 100 percent chance of fake snow. In other words, a lot like the Olympics which wrap up Sunday in South Korea. Though freezing temperatures and windy conditions punctuated the action in Pyeongchang, between 90 and...
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February 25, 2018 - 2:13 am
HONOLULU (AP) — Evan Leonard had 19 points and John Edgar Jr. scored nine of his 14 points in the second half to help UC Irvine pull away late for a 66-57 win over Hawaii on Saturday night. Leonard made 6 of 11 from the field, including 3 of 5 from 3-point range and Edgar grabbed eight rebounds...
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Los Angeles Lakers guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, left, shoots over Sacramento Kings guard Bogdan Bogdanovic during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
February 25, 2018 - 1:59 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — During a five-minute span in the third quarter, everyone in the Golden 1 Center knew where the ball was going when the visiting Los Angeles Lakers were on offense. That didn't mean the Sacramento Kings could do anything to stop Kentavious Caldwell-Pope from putting on a...
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Creighton's Marcus Foster (0) shoots over Villanova's Donte DiVincenzo (10) and Villanova's Mikal Bridges, right rear, in overtime in an NCAA college basketball game against Villanova in Omaha, Neb., Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018. Foster scored 28 points in Creighton's 89-83 overtime win. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
February 25, 2018 - 1:36 am
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Marcus Foster scored 28 points, Davion Mintz gave Creighton the lead for good early in overtime, and the Bluejays defeated the highest-ranked opponent in program history with an 89-83 upset of No. 3 Villanova on Saturday. Creighton (20-9, 9-7 Big East), playing without injured...
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February 25, 2018 - 1:34 am
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jonathan Stark scored 20 of his 31 points in the second half, the game was delayed for more than three hours due to a leaky roof, and Murray State rallied from 14 down to earn an outright Ohio Valley Conference regular season title with a 73-64 win over Austin Peay on...
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Minnesota Timberwolves' Andrew Wiggins (22) drives against Chicago Bulls' David Nwaba during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien)
February 25, 2018 - 1:13 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Before his team faced the Chicago Bulls on Saturday night, Minnesota coach Tom Thibodeau stressed the Timberwolves couldn't replace injured star Jimmy Butler with a single player. To overcome his absence, they would need a collective effort. For at least one game, the Wolves...
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Evgenia Medvedev, of the Olympic Athletes of Russia, performs during the figure skating exhibition gala in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
February 25, 2018 - 1:05 am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Alina Zagitova and Evgenia Medvedeva gave figure skating fans one more show in South Korea. Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir gave them one more on Olympic ice. The Russian teenagers, who dueled so memorably in the women's event during the Pyeongchang Games, and the Canadian...
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