For MLB, steroids cloud remains

...Commissioner Fay Vincent said. "The NFL has got some problems. You know what's going on in cycling, what happened in the Olympics. The overall issue of performance-enhancing drugs is a really serious one for all of sports."The decision by the...
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Today In Sports History for Thursday, March 26

...stoppage time and El Salvador forges a 3-3 tie that ousts the United States from Olympic qualifying. The Americans miss the Olympics for the second time since 1976.2014 - In a stunning ruling that could revolutionize a college sports industry worth...
Today in sports history for Thursday, Feb.26

...skating gold medal at the Winter Olympics in Squaw Valley, Calif.1968 - Thirty-two African nations agree to boycott the Olympics because of the presence of South Africa.1981 - The Boston Bruins beat the Minnesota North Stars 5-1 in a game marred...
My Turn: Brewing up success stories

...Alaska, capped off by the Great Alaska Beer and Barley Wine Festival In some ways, this weekend's event is like the Olympics of Beer - the best from all corners of the country come to compete, and our Alaska beers show that they are more than...
Seahawks fans pull out their wallets for Super Bowl tickets

...see the Super Bowl in person."I laugh at people who will pay that for the tickets to a sporting event that's not the Olympics," Gardner said. Even so, she didn't go to the 2010 Winter Olympics in nearby Vancouver. British Columbia...
A freestyle skier's road to Sochi began in Indiana

...Colo. - Nick Goepper's road to the Olympics really began on the doorsteps of...course in one of the new events at the Olympics.He'll be doing it in part because...though. Goepper secured his spot at the Olympics with a win and a second-place...
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Baseball-softball join together for Olympic bid

...a combined bid to get back into the Olympics. Following IOC vote defeats stopped to free players for the Olympics, but the confederation points...and softball were last played at the Olympics, at the 2008 Beijing Games. Baseball...
Skier out of Olympics, citing violence in Ukraine

...POLYANA, Russia - A Ukrainian skier has withdrawn from the Olympics in response to the deaths of anti-government protesters...event at the Sochi Olympics.Matsotska wants to leave the Olympics immediately to join protesters in the camp known as...
NHL inches toward deal to send players to Olympics

...slap shot away from returning to the Olympics next year.While a deal hasn't...challenge the NHL faces every time the Olympics come is the need to stop the hockey...more of a factor this time because the Olympics are taking place one year after...
Wrestling wins IOC vote for place in 2020 Olympics as ancient as the games themselves, is back in the Olympics after seven months in limbo and even more onto the 2020 program.Squash was trying to make the Olympics for the third time. Men's baseball and women's...


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