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  1. NBC Sports, Universal to air unprecedented U.S. ski, snowboard coverage this season

    Nov 26, 2014, 1:06 PM EST

    Ted Ligety

    Full schedule of coverage across World Cups, Grand Prix events and World Championships.

  2. U.S. figure skaters officially bronze medalists, 50 years later

    Nov 26, 2014, 7:42 AM EST

    Vivian Joseph, Ronald Joseph

    Sister-brother team had bronze medals, but the official results didn’t reflect that until Tuesday.

  3. Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman back on USA Gymnastics national team

    Nov 25, 2014, 1:19 PM EST

    Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman

    Neither has competed since the London Olympics.

  4. Katie Ledecky faces decisions in 2015, 2016

    Nov 25, 2014, 10:46 AM EST

    Katie Ledecky

    Scheduling conflicts, another new event?

  5. Michael Phelps back in the pool; Phelps, Ledecky win Golden Goggles

    Nov 24, 2014, 10:23 PM EST

    Michael Phelps

    Phelps is working toward 2015 goals, a North Baltimore official said.

  6. Missy Franklin takes measures to keep back spasms in the past

    Nov 24, 2014, 3:52 PM EST

    Missy Franklin

    An MRI and bone scan showed no structural damage.

  7. Pat Quinn, who coached Canada to gold in 2002, dies at 71

    Nov 24, 2014, 11:25 AM EST

    Pat Quinn

    Canada won its first men’s hockey Olympic gold in 50 years under Quinn.

  8. Claressa Shields, Marlen Esparza win World Boxing Championships

    Nov 24, 2014, 10:11 AM EST

    Claressa Shields

    Olympic champion Shields was named the tournament’s best overall boxer.

  9. Viktor Tikhonov, Soviet Union Olympic hockey coach, dies at 84

    Nov 24, 2014, 9:17 AM EST

    Viktor Tikhonov

    Tikhonov led the Soviets in the Miracle on Ice game.

  10. Sun Yang failed drug test, served three-month ban

    Nov 24, 2014, 8:42 AM EST

    Sun Yang

    Sun tested positive for a substance he could have used legally if he filed paperwork with anti-doping officials.

  11. Ted Ligety expected back shortly after wrist injury (video)

    Nov 23, 2014, 8:38 PM EST

    Ted Ligety

    Video of how he suffered the injury was posted on Ligety’s social media.

  12. Maksim Kovtun rallies to win Trophee Bompard (video); Grand Prix Final picture

    Nov 22, 2014, 4:24 PM EST

    Maksim Kovtun

    It’s unlikely a U.S. man will qualify for the Grand Prix Final.

  13. Renaud Lavillenie, Valerie Adams win IAAF Athlete of the Year awards

    Nov 21, 2014, 3:10 PM EST

    Renaud Lavillenie

    This year’s winners came from unprecedented nations and events.

  14. Ashley Wagner trails, Denis Ten leads at Trophee Bompard (video)

    Nov 21, 2014, 2:24 PM EST

    Ashley Wagner

    Wagner could match a Michelle Kwan feat at the French event.

  15. Angelina Jolie showed Louis Zamperini scenes of ‘Unbroken’ on hospital bed

    Nov 21, 2014, 8:59 AM EST

    Angelina Jolie, Louis Zamperini

    “Unbroken” film about Olympian and World War II hero comes out on Christmas.

  16. Joss Christensen becomes ‘mountain man’ since Sochi Olympics

    Nov 20, 2014, 4:57 PM EST

    Joss Christensen

    Olympic ski slopestyle champion uses a chainsaw every day.

  17. Louie Vito hopes to stand out after missing Olympics

    Nov 20, 2014, 3:03 PM EST

    Louie Vito

    Vito thought he had what it took to make the Olympic team, but judges didn’t see it the same way.

  18. Claressa Shields wins first World Championships bout in 11 seconds (video)

    Nov 19, 2014, 11:30 PM EST

    Claressa Shields

    Olympic champion could face the only woman who beat her in the quarterfinals.

  19. Mikaela Shiffrin finishes 15th, 16th in super-Gs in Colorado

    Nov 19, 2014, 8:25 PM EST

    Mikaela Shiffrin

    “I don’t really want to race unless I have a shot at winning.”

  20. Vanessa-Mae faces retroactive Olympic ban

    Nov 19, 2014, 1:40 PM EST

    Vanessa Mae

    Her name could be “erased from the list of participants,” IOC president said.

  21. Rio Olympics to have some morning track and field finals

    Nov 19, 2014, 11:29 AM EST

    Shalane Flanagan

    Eight stadium events will have morning finals, a first for Olympic track and field since 1988.

  22. IOC proposes adding Olympic events, bid reforms

    Nov 18, 2014, 4:11 PM EST

    Witters Sport via US PRESSWIRE

    The IOC will vote on 40 proposed changes to the Olympics in December.

  23. Ryan Lochte: I have no doubt Michael Phelps will come back

    Nov 18, 2014, 4:01 PM EST

    Ryan Lochte, Michael Phelps

    Also, Natalie Coughlin said she reached out to Phelps.