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Ryan Donato Leaves Harvard Early to Go Pro and Shine for the Bruins

For the second year in a row the Bruins are leaning on a rookie just days removed from his final college game as the team enters its home stretch. Last year it was Charlie McAvoy. This year its Ryan Donato … Continue reading

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The Hungarian (Californian) Olympic Skier Who Can’t Actually Ski is the Hero We Deserve

Yahoo Sports – Let’s not beat around the bush: Elizabeth Swaney is not a good freestyle skier. She can’t do any tricks, can’t get any air, can’t do anything but go up and down the halfpipe like anyone at the … Continue reading

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The USA Olympic Curling Team Just Clapped Back on Kirstie Alley

Who? Yea thats exactly what the US Olympic Curling Team said. Im not trying to be mean but…… Curling is boring — Kirstie Alley (@kirstiealley) February 20, 2018 We’re not trying to be mean either but your movies weren’t exactly … Continue reading

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Russian Olympic Team Hit With More Crushing Sanctions

NPR – Russian athletes who compete in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics must wear a simple logo that reads “Olympic Athlete from Russia” — and their uniforms can’t include other words or references to their home country, an International Olympic Committee … Continue reading

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The New USA Olympic Hockey Jerseys Are Here and They are…Not Great

Drumroll please for the 2018 Team USA hockey jerseys… Pass or Fail: the new Team USA Olympic sweaters pic.twitter.com/0RHaMBRoB1 — Greg Wyshynski (@wyshynski) November 1, 2017 Ehhhhh. These literally look like the jerseys the generic hockey players would wear in … Continue reading

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3-on-3 Basketball is Now an Olympic Event

Business Insider – On Friday the IOC announced a number of new events that will be included in the upcoming 2020 Olympics in Tokyo. Most notable among these new additions for basketball fans is the inclusion of 3-on-3 basketball for … Continue reading

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Jerry Colangelo and USA Basketball Tell the Rest of the World to Get Their Shit Together

Yahoo – “I’m all for raising the bar for global basketball,” Colangelo said. “The more interest in basketball on all levels, I’m for. I’m a lifer of the game. Basketball is the No.2 sport in the world. We just need to … Continue reading

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