• Pepperdine promotes DeLisha Milton-Jones to head coach
    The Associated Press35 minutes ago

    Pepperdine promotes DeLisha Milton-Jones to head coach

    MALIBU, Calif. (AP) -- Pepperdine has promoted DeLisha Milton-Jones to be the head coach of the women's basketball team, the school announced Wednesday.

  • US women's hockey agreement could have far-reaching impact
    The Associated Press40 minutes ago

    US women's hockey agreement could have far-reaching impact

    Cammi Granato's biggest victory in hockey came 12 years after she retired. When USA Hockey and the women's national team agreed to a contract Tuesday night that ended a wage dispute, Granato couldn't put her happiness into words. The Hockey Hall of Famer and her teammates staged a similar

  • Figure skating: Medvedeva on track to emulate Kwan
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Figure skating: Medvedeva on track to emulate Kwan

    By Pritha Sarkar HELSINKI (Reuters) - A nerveless and haunting short program by Evgenia Medvedeva kept the Russian teenager on track to become the first skater since American Michelle Kwan in 2001 to win back-to-back women's titles at the world championships on Wednesday. While Medvedeva was the

  • NBCUniversal slightly ahead of Sochi for 2018 Winter Olympics ad sales
    Reuters3 hours ago

    NBCUniversal slightly ahead of Sochi for 2018 Winter Olympics ad sales

    Comcast Corp’s NBCUniversal is pacing ahead in the amount of advertising inventory it has sold for next February’s Winter Olympics compared with the same time four years ago, NBC Sports executives said on Wednesday. NBCUniversal is paying $963 million for the right to broadcast the Winter Olympics from