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Sports Chloe Kim redefines her own ABC's of Olympic dreams
Author: 0 Chloe Kim redefines her own ABC's of Olympic dreams

After showing a knack for the sport, Kim's father signed her up for a team at Mountain High resort in Wrightwood, California. On her third run, she tried back-to-back 1080s and nailed it, improving her score to 98.25. Chloe Kim has been dominating the snowboarding world for years . Her father, Jong Jin, quit his job as an engineer over ten years ago to focus on helping his daughter hone her craft.

Sports Winter Olympics: Mikaela Shiffrin raring to go, FIS confident for races
Author: 0 Winter Olympics: Mikaela Shiffrin raring to go, FIS confident for races

Mikaela Shiffrin's debut at the Pyeongchang Olympics is in a holding pattern with a third delay to the women's slalom start. But the postponements mean that Thursday will see the men's downhill and the women's giant slalom while on Friday, the men will compete in super-G while the women will be in slalom action.

Sports Warriors F Inexperienced (finger) out Monday vs. Suns
Author: 0 Warriors F Inexperienced (finger) out Monday vs. Suns

Kerr's plan? Sit back, and let his players coach themselves in their game against the Phoenix Suns on Monday night. With Payton hitting his first seven shots and scoring 16 early points, the Suns led 26-25 in the first minute of the second quarter before the Warriors took control.

Sports Sky, BT Sport renew Premier League broadcasting rights
Author: 0 Sky, BT Sport renew Premier League broadcasting rights

But BT Sport won out and will televise 32 games for the season. Sky and BT extend their agreements to broadcast live Premier League games for another three seasons. In total, the rights to 200 games per season are included across the seven packages, up from the 168 in the current deal. It follows successive 70 per cent rises in the value of the rights at the two previous auctions.

Sports Owen Wilson's brother Luke involved in fatal auto crash with one dead
Author: 0 Owen Wilson's brother Luke involved in fatal auto crash with one dead

A 50-year-old woman was injured when the Ferrari struck her BMW, which flipped on its side and landed against a parked vehicle, according to local ABC affiliate KABC . Wilson is not reported to be injured. The passenger of the Ferrari was transported to a local hospital in serious condition, according to officials.

Sports American luger hospitalized after crash
Author: 0 American luger hospitalized after crash

Sweeney's sled began careening all over the track and she wound up sliding feet-first up one curve toward the track roof before getting thrown and eventually tumbling to a stop. According to NBC Connecticut anchor Kevin Nathan , Emily "is very sore, but she does not have any broken bones". I'm going to get an X-ray on my back after this, but I wanted to have the last word.

Sports Google Glitch Shows Nick Foles Owning New England Patriots
Author: 0 Google Glitch Shows Nick Foles Owning New England Patriots

He obviously was deeply moved by the Philadelphia Eagles' stunning win against hot favorites the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl last Sunday. In the aftermath of Super Bowl LII, the play known as "Philly Special" received most of the attention. Hey, stop being a [expletive] head. He said he'd much rather win one Super Bowl while having fun than win five of them in a " fear-based organization ", among other things.

Sports You showed us your Philadelphia Eagles love
Author: 0 You showed us your Philadelphia Eagles love

Once the playoffs started, Foles really turned it on, completing 77 of 106 passes (72.6 percent) for 971 yards and six touchdowns against just one interception in three wins. A select few Eagles fans on Penn State's campus were unable to attend the rally following the game in favor of a much different celebration. Thank you all.

Sports Kane seals Spurs derby win; 4 Aguero goals for leader City
Author: 0 Kane seals Spurs derby win; 4 Aguero goals for leader City

Manchester City's stellar season has been achieved through a team effort but it's fair to say the jewel in the crown has been midfielder Kevin De Bruyne . City have got Arsenal , Chelsea and Everton in their next sequence of matches, but you would be hard pressed to find many people who could back against them winning all of those, particularly in the rampant form they showed yesterday.

Sports Jealous Kevin De Bruyne Snatches Match Ball from Record-Breaking Sergio Agüero
Author: 0 Jealous Kevin De Bruyne Snatches Match Ball from Record-Breaking Sergio Agüero

The Belgium global has helped spearhead the Citizens' charge towards the Premier League title this season, with his seven goals and 14 assists helping the side to a 16-point lead atop the table. Hurtling towards the title in a style rarely seen before, Pep Guardiola's side have been labelled by many the best to grace the Premier League. "The Champions League is (about) how you control the bad moments and the emotions".

Sports Korea visit, Pence insists 'no daylight' on North
Author: 0 Korea visit, Pence insists 'no daylight' on North

A North Korean delegation, the highest-ranking to visit the South and led by the younger sister of the North's leader Kim Jong Un , concluded its visit on Sunday after charming and intriguing the South Korean public, but still faces deep scepticism over Pyongyang's sincerity towards improving relations.

Sports Korea team concludes historic South trip
Author: 0 Korea team concludes historic South trip

And as the South appeared to look favorably on warming ties on the Korean Peninsula, Pence insisted Saturday "there is no daylight" among the United States and allies South Korea and Japan in intensifying pressure on the North over its nuclear and missile programs.

Sports US IOC member suggests joint Korean team for Nobel Peace Prize
Author: 0 US IOC member suggests joint Korean team for Nobel Peace Prize

Pictures showed Ms Kim Yo Jong seated between South Korean President Moon Jae In and the North's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong Nam, who was officially leading the North's delegation, and applauding at last night's concert. The South hosts 28,500 USA troops, a legacy of the 1950-53 Korean war. It warned against agreeing to talks before North Korea scrapped its nuclear program, saying it would only "benefit the enemy".

Sports Meet Noriaki Kasai, one of these Winter Games' rock stars
Author: 0 Meet Noriaki Kasai, one of these Winter Games' rock stars

During an Olympics reception and at the sporting event's opening ceremony, Pence was not trying to avoid North Korean officials in attendance, the senior administration official told reporters on Saturday, adding that he was trying to ignore them.

Sports Alan Pardew takes West Brom to Espanyol for winter training
Author: 0 Alan Pardew takes West Brom to Espanyol for winter training

However, as we have seen so many times in recent years. the Premier League champions have invested their money in the wrong way with a handful of below-par signings. "At the same time, I have great respect for everyone's opinion". And Pardew believes the Premier League champions have suffered in part due to the departure of the Brazil-born Spain striker, who hit 20 goals last season before returning to Atletico Madrid.

Sports Wenger: Kane made the difference, that's what he's about
Author: 0 Wenger: Kane made the difference, that's what he's about

Cech was straight back into the action, saving well from substitute Erik Lamela , who had replaced Son Heung-Min, and the keeper excelled again as he beat away a Kieran Trippier volley to keep the Gunners in the game. We must win all the games, and Manchester City fail every game. Arsenal are now a massive 10/1 to finish in the top-four and their quest to return to the top-ranks of the Premier League look over for another season.

Sports Hawks Fans Troll Cavs By Chanting 'LeBron Will Trade You'
Author: 0 Hawks Fans Troll Cavs By Chanting 'LeBron Will Trade You'

General manager Kolby Altman revamped the roster Thursday while injecting youth. It was the first game for Rodney Hood , Jordan Clarkson , George Hill and Larry Nance Jr . Thanks to a series of trades that rehashed their veteran-laden, old and non-athletic team, the Cleveland Cavaliers suddenly are now younger, more athletic and most importantly-able to compete in a faster National Basketball Association.

Sports LeBron James approves of Cleveland Cavaliers roster revamp
Author: 0 LeBron James approves of Cleveland Cavaliers roster revamp

Younger? More athletic? Potentially better on defense? Perhaps the most immediate impact we'll see from Clarkson will be on the defensive end of the floor where he is an enormous upgrade over both Thomas and Wade . Of course, he's never going to be a great rebounder or defender, but he has the kind of skill set to still put 20 points a night, and with the Lakers looking to get as much contracts off their books as they can, he's a prime buyout candidate.

Sports Teenage star Chloe Kim shines in halfpipe qualifying in PyeongChang
Author: 0 Teenage star Chloe Kim shines in halfpipe qualifying in PyeongChang

Now call me insane, but the last thing I'm thinking about if I was at the Olympics is where the nearest Baskin Robbins is. By hitting back-to-back 1080s (two triple spins) and winning gold in the SuperPipe , she became the first X Games athlete to win four golds before turning 18.

Sports SA spoil Dhawan ton in Pink ODI
Author: 0 SA spoil Dhawan ton in Pink ODI

Not so much. A century on his 100th ODI needs no added frills, not after it came with the addendum that he was the first Indian to do so, but sending out a message that he isn't as one-dimensional as he seems must have felt sweet. Indian wrist spinners , who demolished the South African batting line-up in the first three ODIs, were taken to the cleaners after the rain break in the second innings.

Sports Olympics: Snowboarding - Women's slopestyle final delayed
Author: 0 Olympics: Snowboarding - Women's slopestyle final delayed

She would have to wait to see if that score would hold up, but none of her competitors came close. Canadian Laurie Blouin earned silver with 76.33 points, while Finland's Enni Rukajarvi won bronze with 75.38 points. Anderson was asked if she wanted to take a second run and opted to take a victory lap, winning with the score from her first run. While Anderson prevailing was a familiar sight, the competition took on an unusual feel since the entire field that was set for qualifying battled in ...

Sports Real Madrid v Real Sociedad
Author: 0 Real Madrid v Real Sociedad

While PSG may be romping to the domestic league title, they will be desperate to prove themselves in the European cup competition against the continent's top sides. "Of course, they're within their rights; they've paid so can have opinions, but I want fans to be with us for 90 minutes". Zidane told his club's website: "We played the whole first part with intensity, determination and desire, and we got a good result at the break".

Sports North Korea invite is dramatic gesture, but not diplomatic breakthrough
Author: 0 North Korea invite is dramatic gesture, but not diplomatic breakthrough

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence , the leader of South Korea , and top representatives from North Korea shared a VIP box at Friday's opening of the 2018 Winter Olympics, although Pence avoided interaction with the North Korean officials. North Korea has spent years developing its military, saying it needs to protect itself from USA aggression. Lee made the remark during lunch with a high-level North Korean delegation, including the North Korean leader's sister and special envoy, Kim ...

Sports PSG gear up for Toulouse ahead of Real CL test
Author: 0 PSG gear up for Toulouse ahead of Real CL test

Real were well in control following goals from Vazquez and Ronaldo when Kroos added an exquisite third 11 minutes before the break. Arsenal and Liverpool are among the clubs ready to battle-it-out over the signing of Isco as Real Madrid prepare to cash-in on the attacking midfielder this summer, according to reports in Spain via the Express .

Sports Team competition a romp for Team Canada; Americans take bronze
Author: 0 Team competition a romp for Team Canada; Americans take bronze

Not only did her teammates rise in applause, so did skaters from other nations, and not simply because she landed the triple axel so few women even attempt. She finished fourth in the free skate, missing out on a medal. Earlier in the men's free skate part of the team event ... Bradie Tennell performs in the women's short program.

Sports Canadian figure skaters modify 'edgy' sex position for Olympics
Author: 0 Canadian figure skaters modify 'edgy' sex position for Olympics

The lift sees Virtue come out of an up-thrust with her legs hooked around Moir's shoulders while clasping her hands behind the back of his head. The move, described by The Toronto Star as "a kind of sex-chokehold", prominently figured in their routine all season.

Sports Kim Jong Un's sister heads home after whirlwind SKorea visit
Author: 0 Kim Jong Un's sister heads home after whirlwind SKorea visit

Asia experts said Pence's sour conduct toward the North Koreans could be seen as disrespectful to the South Korean hosts, who were demonstrating a moment of harmony with the North. Moon went on to cite the example of the 1991 World Table Tennis Championships, where the two Koreas fielded a joint team. The last time a Japanese prime minister visited North Korea was in 2004.

Sports Paul Pierce Gets No. 34 Retired By Celtics
Author: 0 Paul Pierce Gets No. 34 Retired By Celtics

But before Pierce and his family raised the banner with his number to the rafters, his son provided some laughs by putting a No. 34 hat on the Larry O'Brien Trophy. Among those who celebrated Pierce's career as a Celtic was Doc Rivers, who was the coach of the Boston team that won the 2008 National Basketball Association championship.

Sports Ted Potter, Jr.: Wins second Tour event of career
Author: 0 Ted Potter, Jr.: Wins second Tour event of career

Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . Much like he fought to get back to the winner's circle, Potter fought on Sunday, bouncing back after a first-hole bogey with four birdies in his next seven holes, capped off by a chip-in at the par-3 seventh that extended a lead he would never relinquish.

Sports Teen Gerard wins slopestyle snowboarding for USA's 1st gold medal
Author: 0 Teen Gerard wins slopestyle snowboarding for USA's 1st gold medal

American Redmond Gerard won the men's snowboard slopestyle of 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park here on Sunday. Not only did McMorris beat the odds and return to competition after life-threatening injuries, but he and teammate Max Parrot earned Team Canada its first medals of the PyeongChang games.

Sports Won't Blame Anyone For Manchester United Struggles - Henrikh Mkhitaryan
Author: 0 Won't Blame Anyone For Manchester United Struggles - Henrikh Mkhitaryan

The Gabon worldwide scored on his debut in Arsenal's 5-1 win over Everton on Saturday as Mkhitaryan recorded a hat-trick of assists in a convincing home victory. "It means they have that quality". Lewandowski and Aubameyang have battled to be the Bundesliga's highest-scoring player over the past two seasons, with the Pole's 30 goals taking the crown in 2015-16 before his rival went one better with 31 in the previous campaign.

Sports Bradie Tennell remains consistent in Olympic debut
Author: 0 Bradie Tennell remains consistent in Olympic debut

The Russian athletes - competing under a neutral flag with their nation banned from the games after a massive doping coverup - are in second with 39 points. 2010 Olympic gold medalists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir kicked off their third Olympic games with an outstanding short dance in the team competition, to keep Team Canada in first place after three events.