Archive for November, 2017

Kaetlyn Osmond slips to bronze at Grand Prix in France

Saturday, November 18th, 2017
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Kaetlyn Osmond lost her hold on the top spot after falling during a disappointing free skate program at the Grand Prix of Figure Skating's Internationaux de France in Grenoble on Saturday.

Charles Hamelin golden at short track World Cup

Saturday, November 18th, 2017
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Charles Hamelin couldn't be caught in the men's 1500-metre at the short track speed skating World Cup event in Seoul, South Korea on Saturday.

Sunday’s date with the Giants begins a very easy late-season schedule for the Chiefs

Saturday, November 18th, 2017

The Chiefs have lost three of their last four games after starting the season 5-0, but there’s good news in Kansas City: The schedule is ridiculously easy the rest of the way. On Sunday the Chiefs play the 1-8 Giants, and the schedule is only a little bit harder after that: The Chiefs’ next game is at home against the Bills, who are reeling and just benched their quarterback, and the Buffalo game is Kansas City’s only game remaining against a team with a winning record.

Canada’s Alex Gough outdone by German sweep at luge World Cup

Saturday, November 18th, 2017
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Natalie Geisenberger led a German sweep of the medals, while Canada's Alex Gough finished fourth at the first World Cup women's luge race of the season on Saturday in Innsbruck, Austria.

Friday’s Sports In Brief

Saturday, November 18th, 2017

Danica Patrick broke down in tears as she announced she will retire from full-time racing next year after running the Daytona 500 and then the Indianapolis 500, closing her career at the storied track that made her famous. Patrick told The Associated Press it took her many months to come to the realization her career is all but over. Once she accepted it, the idea of ending her career at Indianapolis Motor Speedway popped into her head.

Serena Williams marries Alexis Ohanian in New Orleans: reports

Friday, November 17th, 2017
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The game is love for tennis star Serena Williams and her new husband, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian.

Broncos GM Elway calls team ‘soft’

Friday, November 17th, 2017

Denver Broncos general manager and president of football operations John Elway slammed the team at an event on Friday. The Broncos have lost five straight games and have not been competitive, with all the defeats by double-digits and a combined total of 97. The Broncos are also the only team to lose to the New York Giants this season.

Kaillie Humphries, Melissa Lotholz win silver at Park City World Cup event

Friday, November 17th, 2017
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Kallie Humphries and brakeman Melissa Lotholz won silver at the women's World Cup event at Park City, Utah on Friday.

Broncos boss blames players, not coaches, for nosedive

Friday, November 17th, 2017

Broncos general manager John Elway defended his embattled rookie head coach and his staff Friday night while laying the blame for Denver's five-game skid squarely on the shoulders of his underachieving players. Elway spoke to reporters after a rain-soaked ceremony outside Sports Authority Field commemorating the late Red Miller's Ring of Fame induction and the Pro Football Hall of Fame induction of Terrell Davis. Brock Osweiler will make his third start Sunday when the Broncos face the Cincinnati Bengals in a matchup of 3-6 teams fighting to stay relevant.

Playoff matchups set as Quebec finishes Canadian mixed curling championship undefeated

Friday, November 17th, 2017
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After 10 round robin games each, the seeds are set for this weekend's playoffs at the 2017 Canadian mixed curling championship in Swan River, Man.