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April 3, 2014

Kostenburg, Hamlin named best of U.S. at Sochi games

Slopestyle snowboarder Sage Kotsenburg and luger Erin Hamlin are the U.S. Olympic Committee's top athletes from the Sochi Games.

union

April 2, 2014

College athletes take labor cause to Capitol Hill

Members of a group seeking to unionize college athletes are looking for allies on Capitol Hill.

tiger

April 2, 2014

Clock ticking on Tiger’s quest to surpass Nicklaus

The chances of Tiger Woods surpassing the record set by Jack Nicklaus are growing slim.

redskins

April 2, 2014

DeSean Jackson headed to Redskins

Recently released Philadelphia Eagles WR DeSean Jackson has agreed on terms with the Washington Redskins.

nba

April 2, 2014

Nets clinch playoff berth with win

The red-hot Brooklyn Nets clinched a playoff berth and continued their season turnaround on Tuesday.

Boston Red Sox's Jonny Gomes takes batting practice before Game 1 of baseball's World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, in Boston.

April 1, 2014

Jonny Gomes met the POTUS and he dressed to impress

The World Champion Boston Red Sox met the President and one player did it in true Star-Spangled style.

tiger

April 1, 2014

Tiger Woods to miss Masters after back surgery

The No. 1 golfer in the world will miss the Masters after undergoing back surgery.

brazil

April 1, 2014

Work at World Cup stadium halted after worker dies

Brazil halted work at the stadium that will host the opening match of this year's World Cup.

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April 1, 2014

Play ball! Opening day filled with surprises

Opening Day unfolded with the promise of warmer days, hot dogs sizzling on the grill, and surprises in MLB's annual day of celebration.

angels

April 1, 2014

Angels coach breaks leg catching opening pitch

Los Angeles Angels hitting coach Don Baylor broke a bone in his right leg while attempting to catch the ceremonial first pitch.

hockey

March 31, 2014

Penguins, Avalanche, Blackhawks join playoff party

The defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks, Pittsburgh Penguins and Colorado Avalanche all qualified for the playoffs.

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March 31, 2014

PHOTOS: MLB Opening Day

Baseball is back and fans everywhere celebrate Opening Day.

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March 31, 2014

World Cup anthem features Santana, Wyclef Jean, Avicii

The artists will team up for the official World Cup anthem, "We Will Find A Way."

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March 31, 2014

PHOTOS: Basketball’s big dance

From the Elite Eight, a Final Four has emerged.

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March 31, 2014

The stage is set for a bracket-busting Final Four

Seventh seed Connecticut and No. 8 Kentucky have joined Florida and Wisconsin in the NCAA men's basketball Final Four.

baseball

March 31, 2014

Wilson falters as Padres rally for win

San Diego outfielder Chris Denorfia lined a two-run, tiebreaking single, leading the Padres to a season-opening 3-1 home win.

baseball

March 31, 2014

Old baseball cards get ‘vandalized’

In honor of Major League Baseball's opening day, our favorite tweets from the Baseball Card Vandals.

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March 29, 2014

Historic Season Ends For UVA

Virginia falls to Michigan State 61-59.

March 28, 2014

This weekend’s sports schedule

A complete look at the weekend's sports schedule.

union

March 28, 2014

Long battle looms for college athletes seeking union

A lengthy legal and political battle could reshape the multimillion-dollar sports business built around unpaid student athletes.

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