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Women lead remarkable US medal resurgence at the Olympics

By Dylan Hernandez | Los Angeles Times Mikaela Shiffrin collected another stuffed Olympic mascot Thursday, the plush toy an IOU of…

3 months ago

American college hockey players have carried their weight at Olympics

By Chip Scoggins | Star Tribune PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Tony Granato brought his Wisconsin Badgers hockey team to Minneapolis for…

3 months ago

Fresh off his 20th Grand Slam title, it’s time to recognize Roger Federer as the heavyweight champion of sports

By Mike Lupica | New York Daily News Next Sunday will be more about Tom Brady, the greatest quarterback of them…

4 months ago

The next Larry Nassar is out there. Are we up to doing better?

By Sam Mellinger | The Kansas City Star A real-life monster was sentenced to prison, and if you are inclined to…

4 months ago

Window opens for Mavericks surf contest

The event window for the annual 2018 Mavericks Challenge surf contest near Half Moon Bay opened Wednesday, organizers said. The…

5 months ago

Boxing returns to the ring in SF with two city natives vying for titles

Blood on the mat. Sweat in the ring. A quarter-century ago, those were weekly sights at the brick-laden fortress known…

7 months ago

Mission accomplished: Andre Ward walks away from boxing as champ

Andre Ward will go out on top. The legendary Oakland boxer announced on Thursday that he will be “leaving” boxing…

8 months ago

SF Deltas’ gamble on unproven coach paying off

The San Francisco Deltas entered this year as an unknown commodity. Their coach came with a similar lack of fanfare.…

9 months ago