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Canada loses women's Olympic hockey final 3-2 in shootout to Americans

When U.S. goalie Maddie Rooney turned away Meghan Agosta's shot seconds later, Team USA stormed the ice to celebrate its first gold medal since 1998. Their power plays were the initial story, as three one-woman advantages in the first period alone prevented Canada from consistently testing Rooney after they scored on her twice in a win during group play. Read More »

Winter Olympics 2018: Norway's Marit Bjorgen wins record 14th medal


Jessie Diggins and the U.S. women's cross-country skiing team attempt to win the US's first gold medal in a women's cross-country event. They're all different but this latest one will surely carry plenty of meaning. While Vonn entered the race as a strong podium candidate, she was not necessarily the race's overwhelming favorite, which is still an unusual feeling. Read More »

Jamie Anderson wins silver for U.S. in women's Big Air event


Anderson said. "But I'm so proud of myself for just sending it and trying it". Unlike halfpipe, which has been part of the Olympics programme since the late '90s, big air will be making its debut on Wednesday night in the women's final. Having won the ladies' slopestyle snowboarding final earlier at the PyeongChang Games, she became the first female snowboarder to win two medals at a single Winter Olympics. Read More »

U.S. women have another chance to stop Canadian Olympic dynasty


Team USA is looking strong in ice dancing to the battles of the podium includes three American couples skating a waste rating to finals. Sweden and the United States, the past two Olympic silver medallists, crashed out of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics men's hockey tournament on Wednesday while two-time defending champion Canada might have lost their starting goaltender in foiling Finland's upset bid. Read More »

Totti unsurprised by Salah Liverpool success: He always wants to improve


Salah explained how Klopp's tactics have propelled him to the lethal scoring form he now demonstrates - which is why he is having his best-scoring season so far under the German. and I know I've missed many chances too". Klopp's side already have one foot in the quarter-finals of Europe's premier cup competition after they trashed Porto 5-0 in Portugal in the first leg of their last-16 clash, while the Reds are now third in the Premier League table. Read More »

No doubt over Finn Russell's place - Scotland head coach Gregor Townsend


That was down to the work the players put in in November - they pushed the All Blacks close and beat Australia. England won their opening two matches of this year's competition, against Italy and Wales . Coach Jones will reveal today who is to partner Owen Farrell in midfield at BT Murrayfield. Te'o's powerful ball-carrying was preferred for the rout of Italy but, six days later, Jones opted for the slicker footwork and defensive expertise of Joseph. Read More »

Darrell Wallace Jr., Denny Hamlin explain heated confrontation after Daytona 500

Eventually Jordan had the chance to meet Bubba Wallace Jr., who showed up for Dillon's celebratory luncheon, and Childress. However, patience played a key role in landing the best opportunity of his young career. 43 auto, from 26th at Pocono to 11th by his fourth race with the team at Kentucky. "He worked so hard to get there", Desiree Wallace said. As the motorsports community had their eyes glued on Wallace, could he live up to the hype? When answering questions from the media, he ... Read More »

Man City and Wigan charged by FA for failing to control players


City, who enjoyed 82 per cent possession in the second half, played the entire half with ten men after midfielder Delph was given marching orders in the 45th minute for a sliding challenge on Max Power. Guardiola later played down that incident, suggesting he had been annoyed that Cook had left his technical area. Asked by Marca how Wigan Athletic prepared for Manchester City , Grigg said: "If I'm honest, we watched their videos and we always ended up laughing". Read More »

Alabama fades down the stretch against Auburn


Without two of its starters (McLemore suffered a season-ending injury at SC and Heron was ruled out with flu-like symptoms), Auburn basketball never never gave up a lead on its home court. Avery Johnson Jr. rounded out Alabama's double-digit scorers with 10 points. Chuma Okeke had a quiet first half offensively, but came up with 5 rebounds (2 of them were offensive). Read More »

Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea have a tendency to chop and change managers'


Nelson Semedo is suspended for the game, but the good news is that Thomas Vermaelen is available again after overcoming a muscle injury. "When you have to play this type of game, you have to prepare". Hazard had spoken on the eve of the game about having to do more in Europe's premier club competition to justify comparisons with the five-time World Player of the Year and his eternal Real Madrid rival Cristiano Ronaldo. Read More »

Video of Dhoni using expletives to admonish Manish Pandey goes viral


It is seldom we see an angry Dhoni and Wednesday was one such night. Bho*&I$# Idhar dekh le. It was the first ball of the 20th over and Pandey managed a single. He is the best when he bats lower down the order. "In the last couple of overs, he looks to dominate and he has done that a number of times", said Manish. Read More »

Champions League: United hold Sevilla, Shakhtar sink Roma


Pogba had little impact on the game against Sevilla after he came on, although it was hard for him to contribute with Manchester United set up quite defensively. "Scott probably looked like a man with dozens and dozens of matches in the Champions League when this is only the second (start)". "Paul made a big effort to try to give me what I asked". Read More »

Lecturers at 4 Welsh Universities begin biggest ever strike


Last month, UCU members voted overwhelmingly to strike . Up to a million students will be affected, with half a million teaching hours lost. Further action is set to take place on Friday, and between February 26th and 28th, March 5th and 8th, and for a full five days between March 12nd and 16th if the dispute is not resolved. Read More »

Andre Myhrer wins slalom gold, Marcel Hirscher loses control


Pre-race favourite Marcel Hirscher dropped out following a bad mistake half-way through the first run that sent his skis flailing, while Norway's Henrik Kristoffersen blew his chance of victory after just a handful of turns on run two. Zenhaeusern arrived in South Korea in peak form on the back of his maiden win on the World Cup circuit in the parallel slalom in Stockholm at the end of January. Read More »

Trump's note card for Parkland shooting discussion: 'I hear you'


One of the participants suggested having people in the school - teachers, administrators, who have volunteered to have a firearm safely locked in the classroom, and are given training throughout the year. "I'm very angry that this happened because it keeps happening", Pollack added. The first recommendation came from Fred Abt, the father of a student who wasn't shot in Parkland, who said school employees who volunteer for it should be trained and armed. Read More »

US women back looking for gold vs. archrival Canada


San Marcos junior Truett Newton has been impressed by Norway's performance as a country throughout the 2018 Winter Games . Four-time defending champion Canada will be waiting for them. On the big ice with four-on-four action, the Americans had a distinct edge in overtime but Szabados repeatedly came up big. She will need a handful of key saves for the Americans to win. Read More »

Women's big air medals awarded in PyeongChang


She managed to overtake Anderson, but the silver medal is certainly nothing to scoff at. She didn't even come close to the podium there, likely because of the many risks she took, and she'll be looking to make up for that performance in the Big Air . Read More »

Quarterly EPS Forecast Review: American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT)

About 315,942 shares traded. American Tower Corporation (NYSE: AMT ) has risen 23.66% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. The stock has "Hold" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Wednesday, July 26. Now it is offering a dividend yield of 2.00% and a 5 year dividend growth rate of 42.82%. Read More »

10 athletes who competed in the Winter and Summer Games


Brady Leman of Canada won the men's skicross, beating Marc Bischofberger of Switzerland in a wild final - after some scary elimination rounds during which a handful of crashes forced several men to leave the course on medical sleds. Redmond Gerard of the United States competes during the Men's Big Air Qualification Heat 1 on day 12 of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Alpensia Ski Jumping Centre. Read More »

Sock out as seeds fall at Delray Open


This was the Argentine's first match since January's Australian Open, where he lost to Tomas Berdych of Czech Republic in the third round. And the world number eight's woes continued, despite claiming the opening set against his unfancied opponent. Read More »

Duke forward Marvin Bagley III will miss fourth consecutive game


It took until deep into the season, and at times it appeared it wouldn't happen at all, but Coach K seems to have found something workable by switching to zone more or less permanently. Louisville junior Ray Spalding scored 17 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for the Cardinals. "He can make a play, not just make a shot". He's not ready. Read More »

Lindsey Vonn Breaks Down in Tears After Winning Bronze at 2018 Olympics


Others departed in embarrassment, if not downright disgrace. Over coffee last November at Lindsey Vonn's home in Colorado, Sofia Goggia of Italy asked her friend for some advice. "It was intense", she said. "I have four. Five, with this", Goggia said with a laugh. But it's all made me who I am. "But that's what makes life interesting, what makes you appreciate all of the moments like this because I've been through the hard times ". Read More »

Kings-Warriors to play preseason game in Seattle


Because the rebuild is scheduled to begin in October, the preseason game would potentially have to be played at a different location in Seattle. There will be plenty of subplots for Sonics fans. Durant won NBA's Rookie of the Year award during the 2007-2008 season before continuing his career in Oklahoma City with the Thunder, where he played from 2008-2016 before signing with Golden State in July of 2016. Read More »

It'll be Vonn vs Shiffrin in final women's ski race at Olympics


In downhill, the immortals measure themselves not exclusively by Olympic golds , but by World Cup wins. Two months later she suffered the second tibial plateau knee fracture of her career, this one requiring a plate and 11 screws to rebuild and knocking her out of the Sochi Olympics . Read More »

Cavs, Warriors ready for sprint to the finish

James acted as the player-captain this year under a new selection format created to eliminate the all-star game blowouts of the past few years. And it's always unwise to seek political advice from someone who gets paid a hundred million dollars a year to bounce a ball. Read More »

Lindsey Vonn finishes sixth in super-G; Surprising Czech takes gold


The ladies duo of Marit Bjoergen and Maiken Caspersen Falla suffered disappointment, only bringing home bronze, with silver going to Sweden, and gold claimed by the Americans following a sensational sprint from Jessie Diggins . It was enough for her after the disappointment of fourth in the Super G, that she was able to land on the podium in what she has trailed as her last Olympics. Read More »

Winter Olympics: Anna Gasser wins women's big air final with last jump


The two best scores of three runs were combined for the final total with Gasser totalling 185.00 and Anderson on 177.25. Gasser was extremely consistent throughout the competition. Anderson led going into the final round but sat down while trying to land her last jump. The medal is Anderson's second of these Olympics. It was a disappointment for Jamie who had been looking to double her Olympic gold haul from Pyeongchang after winning gold in the slopestyle event last week. Read More »

Tiger Woods eager to experience Masters 'rush'


There won't be a detailed day-by-day forecast because each day looks practically the same, Thursday through Sunday. But now, playing tournament golf, I'm starting to get into that flow again. And make no mistake about it: Woods still has his eye firmly fixed on Augusta National. Harrington believes that Woods will win a 15th major championship. Read More »

Ricciardo crashes Red Bull Racing RB14 during F1 team's 'video day'


Ricciardo was the driver at the wheel and during the day the team released several images and videos of the vehicle in action on a soggy Silverstone circuit. "In these conditions we've got filming tyres on it, it's cold, it's wet, it's not very representative but the good thing is, in pretty poor conditions, it felt OK". Read More »

Gregg Popovich: 'I'll be surprised' if Kawhi Leonard returns this season


That's a far cry from his MVP-level 2016-17 campaign when he put up 25.5 points, 5.8 rebounds, 3.5 assists and 1.8 steals over 74 games. No matter how good the Warriors have been or where LeBron is playing, a common thread constant in the National Basketball Association has been Gregg Popovich keeping the Spurs in title contention against all odds. Read More »

Toro Rosso enjoys 'perfect' Honda shakedown


Meanwhile, Toro Rosso took to the Misano circuit in Italy and leaked a teaser video of its new auto in the pit lane. The Halo features an aerodynamic fairing and has been painted blue to tie in with the team's livery, which appears to be largely unchanged from last year's. Read More »

Scotland name unchanged side after France victory


But Townsend, a bold playmaker in his time as a Scotland worldwide, has retained the mercurial Russell in his XV for Saturday's match against Six Nations champions England, who remain on course for a Grand Slam after wins over Italy and Wales. Read More »

Jeff Hornacek will give young players more run during final 23 games


When asked if the plan is for Noah to remain banished, Hornacek said, "I think that is the plan". The team still owes him almost $38 million after this season, and Noah himself would have to come to terms on a buyout. It's not finalized because he's still on the roster. But we dealt with that situation, and there's really nothing more to say about it or update it. This doesn't necessarily mean that NY will buy the big man out. Read More »