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Sports VR helps US Olympic ski and snowboard teams prep for South Korea
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It now uses STRIVR for both training and rehabilitation with balance boards at the organization's Park City Center of Excellence HQ, with Belch saying the team has used STRIVR training "hundreds of times" over the past year. Virtual reality also gives coaches and athletes a degree of control over their training that they wouldn't otherwise have. And the VR headsets that U.S.

Sports Chase to make $20B investment, raise wages
Author: 0 Chase to make $20B investment, raise wages

It has outperformed by 17.04% the S&P500. Community Trust & Investment Co increased its stake in Mondelez International Inc (MDLZ) by 125.23% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Since August 21, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 10 insider sales for $23.24 million activity. 48,344 shares were sold by Petno Douglas B, worth $5.43M.

Sports Bruins' Marchand suspended 5 games for elbowing
Author: 0 Bruins' Marchand suspended 5 games for elbowing

His five-game ban represents the maximum amount allowable without an in-person hearing. The guys discuss and things get heated. The Devils will update Johansson's condition Thursday. January 9, 2012: Suspended five games for low-bridging Vancouver Canucks defenceman Sami Salo. He was most recently suspended for two games last April for spearing Toronto's Jake Dotchin, costing him a chance at a 40-goal season.

Sports Australian Open: Angelique Kerber blows off Madison Keys to enter semis
Author: 0 Australian Open: Angelique Kerber blows off Madison Keys to enter semis

The American desperately needed to regroup herself and have a good start in this set to avoid history from repeating itself but the streak of errors continued for Keys who again yielded her serve early on the set. The point of the match came in the third-set tiebreaker when hit a cross-court passing shot to put him within two points of victory. "I was just anxious about how it's going to be the next day, the ankle", she said.

Sports Browns GM: Four or five QB prospects possible at No. 1
Author: 0 Browns GM: Four or five QB prospects possible at No. 1

The Broncos coaching staff is leading the North team this week. "So now I think what you do is you let the process unfold". "You watch Drew Brees play, he's figured it out". One particular throw to the left sideline intended for Penn State tight end Mike Gesicki showed the wind-up and average RPMs that should concern scouts when projecting Falk to the National Football League - with Hawaii safety Trayvon Henderson making a terrific break on the ball, almost intercepting the throw.

Sports Bell optimistic he will get long-term Steelers deal
Author: 0 Bell optimistic he will get long-term Steelers deal

It was reported last year by NFL Insider Ian Rapoport that Bell turned down a deal from Pittsburgh that would've paid him $30 million in the first two years of the contract. His average yards per carry (4.0) was his worst since his rookie season, and his average yards per reception (7.7) and fumbles (three) were also second-worst of his career.

Sports Three Sixers to play in Rising Stars Challenge
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Embiid, already rewarded with a starting nod to the All-Star Game, will join Simmons in the All-Star Weekend's Rising Stars game. He ranked tied for first among qualified rookies in blocks per game, second in field-goal percentage (59) and fourth in rebounds.

Sports Mkhitaryan out to 'create history' at Arsenal
Author: 0 Mkhitaryan out to 'create history' at Arsenal

And while we don't often see players move directly from Arsenal to arch-rivals United nowadays, Sanchez maintains that all it took was one glance at his new club's badge for him to make up his mind. Wenger hopes Mkhitaryan, who scored five goals in 39 Premier League appearances for United, can find the net frequently and add creativity alongside Mesut Ozil, another player whose future at Emirates Stadium is uncertain amid protracted contract negotiations.

Author: 0 Australian Open: Federer thrashes Berdych to enter 14th semi-final

But leading 4-3, Federer put his foot down and produced some incredible tennis to break the Berdych serve. "Being two sets down is never easy, but I thought he was playing very clean, solid and I had a hard time breaking through until two sets and a break up".

Sports Henrikh Mkhitaryan: I've always dreamed of playing for Arsenal
Author: 0 Henrikh Mkhitaryan: I've always dreamed of playing for Arsenal

Mkhitaryan struggled to establish himself in Jose Mourinho's first team following a reported £26.3m move from Borussia Dortmund in 2016. However, former United midfielder Ince insisted City simply can not compete with the history of their rivals - the 20-time English champions.

Sports READ: NCAA's letter to Michigan State University on Nassar case
Author: 0 READ: NCAA's letter to Michigan State University on Nassar case

Tim Evans of the IndyStar is still the only journalist to speak face-to-face with Nassar about the allegations, before the first lawsuit was filed against him. Michigan Assistant Attorney General Angela Povilaitis called the influx of previously unreported incidents "fluid", saying alleged victims were calling her office as well as the MSU police.

Sports Roger Federer, Simona Halep and Angelique Kerber in action
Author: 0 Roger Federer, Simona Halep and Angelique Kerber in action

We've had three years together and she has taught me how to handle big moments like this", said Keys, who made the Australian Open semis in 2015. "It wasn't my best start but I just knew I have to restart actually after three games, to stop missing that much and to move better which I did pretty well in the end", the 26-year-old said.

Sports Curtin researchers discover a piece of America in northern Australia
Author: 0 Curtin researchers discover a piece of America in northern Australia

Geologists know that there have been at least a couple of "supercontinents" over the approximately 4 billion years of Earth history where giant landmasses were formed and later split up into smaller continents. So it's not too surprising that Nuna left behind its mark on Australia. Now, there's new evidence as to how its various pieces once fit together - Australian scientists have found rocks in northern Queensland, that match up with rocks from Canada.

Sports Leeds United fans react to their
Author: 0 Leeds United fans react to their "horrendous" new logo

As we approach Leeds United's centenary in 2019, we asked our fans and other people close to the Club what the next 100 years means for them. Leeds claim they spent over six months researching options for the new badge and also say they consulted over 10,000 supporters.

Sports Kyle Kuzma is evolving into more than just a hot scorer
Author: 0 Kyle Kuzma is evolving into more than just a hot scorer

Marcus Morris (13.0 points and 6.2 rebounds) has been great for the Celtics while Lou Williams (27.0 points, 5.8 assists and 3.4 steals) has contributed greatly to the Clippers. Kuzma and Jordan Clarkson changed the tempo off the bench, however, with the latter tallying 22 points, five rebounds and four assists. Kuzma wasn't the only bench player to carry the offense.

Sports Baseball's Steroids Problem Is A Barry Bonds Problem
Author: 0 Baseball's Steroids Problem Is A Barry Bonds Problem

With a vote total like that, he figures to clear the threshold in 2019, his final year on the writers' ballot. While no one for sure knows who will get in, I figured I would give you who I feel will be next in line. Personally, however, that still shouldn't open the floodgates for other PED-tainted stars. Vlad Guererro was one of the best hitters of his generation.

Sports Panthers Followed Protocol with Newton
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Newton did not display 'gross motor instability, ' which would have necessitated a locker room evaluation in the Concussion Protocol", the league's statement said. With eight minutes and 26 seconds left in the 31-26 NFC wild-card loss to the Saints on January 7, Newton went down after a hit by Saints backup defensive tackle David Onyemata .

Sports Pro Bowl Experience taking place at Disney
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And Gov. Rick Scott declared them national champs . Now, the National Football League is set to honor UCF's team at Sunday's Pro Bowl in Orlando , and the team is invited to walk out onto the field after the first quarter. The Orlando Sentinel's Mike Bianchi presented the UCF Knights with a national championship trophy during a block party on Church Street in Orlando Monday night.

Sports Chelsea Bound Edin Dzeko Could Be Left Out Of Roma Squad Tonight
Author: 0 Chelsea Bound Edin Dzeko Could Be Left Out Of Roma Squad Tonight

I think we have to try in every moment to be honest with our players. He left Manchester City on a permanent move to Roma in 2016 after a year's loan, but is believed to be keen on a move back to England and a chance in London. Chelsea have reportedly targeted several strikers in the January transfer window, including Andy Carroll and Ashley Barnes , as Antonio Conte searches for a target man to ease the burden on Alvaro Morata .