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Big brother Granato prepared for role as US Olympic coach

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Growing up as the oldest of six children, Tony Granato always seemed to be in charge....

CAS opens week of cases for 39 Russians banned from Olympics
GENEVA (AP) -- The Court of Arbitration of Sport opened a full week of appeal hearings on Monday for 39 Russian athletes disqualified from the 2014 Sochi Olympics for taking part in a state-backed doping program....

Mutko says Russia's Olympic athletes will be young, clean

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MOSCOW (AP) -- A new generation of young, talented and, above all, clean Russian athletes will compete at next month's Pyeongchang Olympics, according to Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko....

S. Korean advance team goes to North for pre-Olympic events

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- A team of South Korean officials travelled to North Korea on Tuesday to check logistics for joint events ahead of next month's Winter Olympics in the South, as the rivals exchanged rare visits to each other amid signs of warming ties....

With 4 babies on tour, the US Ski Team resembles a nursery

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SAN VIGILIO DI MAREBBE, Italy (AP) -- Diaper bags and baby backpacks are in just as much demand as skis, boots and poles on the U.S. Alpine team this season....

USOC's Blackmun diagnosed with prostate cancer
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- Scott Blackmun, the CEO of the U.S. Olympic Committee, has been diagnosed with prostate cancer and will not travel to South Korea for the opening ceremony of the Olympics next month....

Flying high: Caldwell, Bohonnon make it back to Olympics
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) -- Aerials skier Ashley Caldwell has been named to her third U.S. Olympic team, where she'll be joined by Olympic veteran Mac Bohonnon and world champion Jon Lillis....

Bobsled, skeleton officials finalize Olympic sled numbers
The lineup of nations competing in Olympic bobsled and skeleton events was finalized by the International Bobsled and Skeleton Federation on Monday, with 30 countries formally qualifying for the Pyeongchang Games in those sports....

Meyers Taylor still remembers the gold that slipped away

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LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) -- The record books and the result sheets and the photos from the medal podium all make it very clear. Officially, U.S. bobsledder Elana Meyers Taylor won a silver medal at the Sochi Olympics....

Austria to send 105 athletes to Pyeongchang Olympics

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VIENNA (AP) -- Austria will send 105 athletes to the Pyeongchang Olympics, 25 fewer than four years ago when its hockey team qualified for the Sochi Games....
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