• For naturalized Dalton, the puck stops in South Korea
    The Associated Press6 minutes ago

    For naturalized Dalton, the puck stops in South Korea

    Growing up in rural southern Ontario, Matt Dalton never figured that his career path in professional hockey would take him to South Korea. Dalton, along with a handful of other North American players, has acquired South Korean citizenship and is a key member of the men's national ice hockey team

  • Olympics, smartphones push Twitter revenue up 30 pct in Brazil
    Reuters3 hours ago

    Olympics, smartphones push Twitter revenue up 30 pct in Brazil

    By Brad Haynes SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Twitter Inc has found a bright spot in Brazil, Latin America's largest economy, even as weak advertising sales across the globe have punished the social network's stock in recent weeks. Advertising revenue rose about 30 percent in Brazil last year, Twitter

  • Wizards acquire Bogdanovic in trade with Nets
    The Associated Press5 hours ago

    Wizards acquire Bogdanovic in trade with Nets

    The Washington Wizards added scoring punch to their bench on the eve of the trade deadline, acquiring swingman Bojan Bogdanovic from the Brooklyn Nets. Washington also got forward Chris McCullough in the deal and sent a lottery-protected 2017 first-round pick, Marcus Thornton and Andrew Nicholson to

  • China's Ning kicked out of national squad
    Reuters

    China's Ning kicked out of national squad

    World champion Ning Zetao has been ditched from China's national swimming squad for violating several team rules including signing sponsorship contracts without the team's consent, the official Xinhua news agency reported late on Wednesday. Ning had been sent back to his Chinese Navy team for