• Pastrnak's pretty goal gives Bruins 4-3 OT win over Panthers
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    Pastrnak's pretty goal gives Bruins 4-3 OT win over Panthers

    David Pastrnak had already found his scoring touch this season. Pastrnak scored his second goal of the game 1:23 into the extra period, and the Boston Bruins continued their recent success against the Florida Panthers with a 4-3 victory Monday night. ''The goal was just the skill of David showing

  • Bach, Reedie clear air over Russian doping scandal
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    Bach, Reedie clear air over Russian doping scandal

    With another report on Russian doping looming at the end of this week, the presidents of the IOC and World Anti-Doping Agency met Monday to clear the air over their ''perceived differences'' over the handling of previous evidence of systematic cheating in Russia. IOC President Thomas

  • Pita Taufatofua, Tonga's flag-bearing hottie, eyes 2018 Winter Olympics berth
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    Pita Taufatofua, Tonga's flag-bearing hottie, eyes 2018 Winter Olympics berth

    Tonga’s Pita Taufatofua, who became a sensation during the Rio Summer Games, is eyeing the 2018 Winter Games. Think back to the Rio Olympics opening ceremony for a moment. If the first thought that came to mind was the shirtless, oiled-up flag bearer for Tonga, Pita Taufatofua, you likely aren’t alone

  • Sammy Lee, 2-time Olympic diving champion, dies at 96
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    Sammy Lee, 2-time Olympic diving champion, dies at 96

    Sammy Lee, a two-time Olympic gold medal-winning diver who later mentored four-time Olympic diving champion Greg Louganis, has died. The University of Southern California said Saturday that Lee died Friday of pneumonia in Newport Beach. The 5-foot Lee, who was of Korean descent, was the first Asian-American