Chris Del Bosco suffers 4 rib fractures, bruised lung

February 21st, 2018
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Canadian ski cross racer Chris Del Bosco endured four rib fractures, a bruised lung, and a pelvis fracture, the Canadian Olympic Committee announced on Twitter.

Nick Schmaltz lifts Blackhawks over Sens in shootout

February 21st, 2018
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Nick Schmaltz scored the deciding goal of the shootout to give Chicago a 3-2 win over the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday.

Lindsey Vonn isn’t finished yet

February 21st, 2018
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American ski star Lindsey Vonn finished the women's downhill competition in Pyeongchang with a bronze medal around her neck and her emotions on her sleeve. Competing in what she says will be her final Olympic Games, the 33-year-old made history as the oldest alpine women's medallist of all time.

Canada’s Noah Bowman, Mike Riddle miss podium in men’s ski halfpipe

February 21st, 2018
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Calgary's Noah Bowman and Edmonton's Mike Riddle both crashed in their final two runs, capping a tough day in ski halfpipe for the Canadians in Pyeongchang.

Russian rivals almost certain to decide women’s gold medal

February 21st, 2018

A true figure skating rivalry requires surpassing skills, intriguing back stories, and significant rewards on the line. Throw in a friendship, and Russians Evgenia Medvedeva and Alina Zagitova hit all the marks — just as they do on the ice. Don't expect the 15-year-old Zagitova or the 18-year-old Medvedeva to back off an inch.

Swiss scuttle Brits with huge 9th end, will meet Sweden in curling semis

February 21st, 2018
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Switzerland defeated Great Britain 9-5 in men's curling tiebreaker action on Wednesday to advance to the semifinal against Sweden.

Vikings pay it forward, send charitable Eagles fans confetti from Super Bowl

February 21st, 2018

After the NFC championship game, reports of some Philadelphia Eagles fans greeting Minnesota Vikings fans with boorish behavior surfaced. Several Eagles fans responded by making donations to the Mike Zimmer foundation and Minnesota Vikings foundation, which work to help improve the lives of Minnesota youth through athletics and academics. On Wednesday reports surfaced of the Vikings, who hosted the Super Bowl, rewarding charitable Eagles fans with a pretty cool souvenir from the game — jars of confetti that fell on the field after Philadelphia’s win over the New England Patriots.

Austria’s Anna Gasser takes gold in 1st Olympic women’s snowboard big air final

February 21st, 2018
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Canada's Laurie Blouin and Spencer O'Brien finished a disappointing 10th and 11th in the first Olympic women's snowboard big air final.

Chad Kelly working out with Phil Simms

February 21st, 2018

Overlooked and largely forgotten in the Denver Broncos’ quarterback conundrum is last year’s Mr. Irrelevant, the nephew of the incredibly relevant Jim Kelly. Now healthy after a season lost to pre-existing injuries, former Mississippi quarterback Chad Kelly is preparing for his chance to compete. Jim Kelly has posted a video of Chad working out under the supervision of quarterback Phil Simms.

Carey Price’s status uncertain after taking shot to mask

February 21st, 2018
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Goaltender Carey Price missed practice Wednesday as Montreal Canadiens medical staff checked him out a day after he was struck on the mask by a shot in Philadelphia.