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Sports Things: USA Women's Hockey Finally Gets Its Revenge
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Nagasu nailed the move just 21 seconds into her almost flawless routine, scoring 137.53-her personal best and the second highest of the ladies free skate. "It's not for everyone". In the strangest twist, freestyle skiing and snowboarding - action sports that have padded the USA medal count over the last few Olympics , and especially this year - were pegged to collect 18 medals.

Sports Winter Olympics 2018: Canada breaks medal record
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Entering tonight's free skate (8 p.m. ET), she sits third behind Alina Zagitova and Evgenia Medvedeva from the Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation. Canada hadn't won an Olympic medal in women's singles since Joannie Rochette claimed bronze at the 2010 Vancouver Games just days after her mom died of a heart attack.

Sports Winter Olympics: Russia curler stripped of medal for doping
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Krushelnitzky tested clean on January 22, just before OAR athletes flew out to South Korea and it is claimed there is "no evidence of the systematic usage of meldonium " by the curler. Those who qualified to make the trip have been competing under the Olympic flag and were designated as Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation. Russian curling officials earlier said Krushelnitsky could have been set up by a rival Russian athlete or a political enemy of the country.

Sports Nemanja Matic tips Romelu Lukaku to achieve
Author: 0 Nemanja Matic tips Romelu Lukaku to achieve "big things" with Manchester United

But he's failed to score against ANY of the Premier League's current top eight. Manchester United are preparing to host Chelsea FC as they look to try and keep their Premier League bid on track. "I'm sure he will be very important for us on Sunday and for the rest of the season. I am happy he is a team-mate". Matic is eagerly awaiting the visit of his former club this weekend as United aim for a win to consolidate second place behind Manchester City in the table.

Sports Germany claim shock ice hockey victory over Canada
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Shuster just needed to complete an easy hit-and-stay for the victory, and again, he made it look easy. Shuster was almost kicked out of the national program after the team's poor showing in Sochi in 2014. 1 as the crowd chanted, "USA!" "This was the next step for us, but the final step will come in a couple days", Shuster said. The U.S. roster featured three players from Massachusetts: Duggan, from Danvers; Kali Flanagan, from Burlington; and Kacey Bellamy, from Westfield.

Sports Allardyce pleased with performance at Watford (!)
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In a first half of little meaningful action, Watford goalkeeper Orestis Karnezis pushed away a deflected cross-shot from Oumar Niasse , while home forward Gerard Deulofeu curled a promisingly-placed free kick straight into the Everton wall.

Sports UFC Orlando Results: Jeremy Stephens Brutally KO's Josh Emmett
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Leg kick from Emmett, but it strayed high to the groin and Stephens needs a few moments to recover. A jumping switch kick from Emmett is blocked. Emmett looks to attack and Stephens lands on the counter. Stephens, 31, rocked his opponent one minute and 24 seconds into the second round after a devastating left hook. Stephens drops in with a punch and then and begins blasting at Emmett's head with big elbows.

Sports West Brom Manager Alan Pardew Concedes He Might Be Sacked
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We have to find a way to win a game. Wagner was delighted with Huddersfield's display and was quick to point to their commitment and togetherness as reasons for the victory. What a win. What a celebration. However, this was desperately poor and unadventurous from the current West Brom team as they lumbered for long periods against a Huddersfield side with a previously terrible away record.

Sports Jaitley's NO to privatisation of state-run banks
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Earlier today, Jaitley, in an interview, claimed that cases of bank frauds put the government's efforts to boost the economy to the backseat. Therefore, it is incumbent on us, as the state, till the last legitimate capacity to chase these people to the last possible conclusion.

Sports Gallas reveals why Man Utd boss Mourinho benched Pogba
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Despite avoiding defeat in Spain, thanks in large part to the heroics of goalkeeper David de Gea, Mourinho's ultra-defensive approach has drawn stinging criticism from pundits and sections of the United support alike. The Frenchman, however, took the pitch after just 14 minutes, replacing the injured Herrera. "To play against Chelsea will mean less and less and less with the years".

Sports Marvin Bagley III leads Duke basketball in his return
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The Orange got the best of the Blue Devils in their last two matchups, with their most recent victory credited to John Gillon's heroics at the buzzer a year ago in the Carrier Dome. The conference foes will square off at 6:15 p.m. ET. The D.O.: What didn't we ask that Syracuse fans should be thinking about for the game? Still, Duke's defense was tough.

Sports Azpilicueta hoping for greater fortune at Camp Nou
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They face a tough run of opponents - the top two clubs in the league in consecutive weeks - but the Brazilian has stated that his team are able to approach the hard league fixtures the same way they approached the Barcelona fixture. The Argentine maestro, teed up by Andres Iniesta , struck a low shot past keeper Thibaut Courtois for his first goal in nine attempts against Chelsea .

Sports Florida high school shooting: More deputies under investigation for response, report says
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The sources said, "Coral Springs police were stunned and upset that the four original Broward County Sheriff's deputies who were first on the scene did not appear to join them as they entered the school". More Broward County deputies are under investigation for their response to the high school shooting in South Florida that left 17 dead, and it's leaving the department on the defensive as more accusations are made public.

Sports India dominate to clinch T20 series
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Stand-in captain Rohit Sharma said India had not allowed themselves to lose focus after losing the first two Tests before hitting back by winning the third Test and going on to dominate the limited-overs matches. Four of India's remaining batsmen reached double figures but only Hardik Pandya made it to 20, and only just - he scored 21. Although Reeza Hendricks' early dismissal did not help matters, it was unforgivable that the Proteas limped to 25/1 when the fielding restrictions ...

Sports Shaq's Son Pulls Out of Arizona Commitment
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Richardson was sacked earlier this year. The son of former NBA All-Star and basketball Hall of Famer, Shaquille O'Neal, will re-open his recruitment. Keldon Johnson ( No. 14 ), Tyler Harro ( No. 35 ) and Immanuel Quickley ( No. 15 ) are already in the fold for 2018. He had offers from 15 other schools - including Michigan State, Kentucky, UCLA, Kansas and others - but it is unclear which schools he has his new recruitment narrowed down to.