Top Sports Stories (Feb 10, 2014)

Sochi 2014: Why does the Winter Olympics matter?

Sochi, Russia (CNN)– Why does Sochi 2014 matter? It’s a question worth asking given we’re thick into the action of the 22nd Winter Games. Maybe you’re debating whether to engage, considering the need to consume, or assessing why you should pay attenti…

CNN February 10, 2014, 8:01 AM (PST)


Clippers dominate 76ers in Chris Paul’s return, 123-78

It was Showtime at Staples Center on Sunday night, starring the return of Chris Paul, the comeback of Blake Griffin from an injury scare and the rest of the Clippers playing their roles. Playing in his first game since he separated his right shoulder J…

Los Angeles Times February 10, 2014, 7:17 AM (PST)

Los Angeles Times

Memphis moves up four spots to No. 20 in AP college basketball poll

The American Athletic Conference hit an impressive height in its first season. With SMU moving into the rankings this week at No. 23, the AAC has five members in the Top 25 — joining the Big Ten for the most. No. 10 Cincinnati, No. 13 Louisville, No. 2…

Jackson Sun February 10, 2014, 12:16 PM (PST)

Jackson Sun

Mourinho stokes up feud with Man City

LONDON (Reuters) – Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho stoked up his war of words with Manuel Pellegrini on Monday by questioning the Manchester City manager’s sums. Mourinho, who will have Fernando Torres fit to return at West Bromwich Albion on Tuesday aft… February 10, 2014, 6:16 AM (PST)

Cavaliers Determined to Get Team Back on Track

"Certainly, it’s a great deal of adversity right now and from that, quite frankly, I think come the greatest opportunities," said Griffin, who has been part of an NBA front office for 21 years in various capacities, and joined the Cavaliers f… February 10, 2014, 10:46 AM (PST)

Erin Hamlin Stalking Sochi Olympic Gold in Luge Medal For US

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia— History. It’s what German lugers always seem to be making. And it’s what Erin Hamlin is chasing. Germany’s Natalie Geisenberger closed in on what appears to be an inevitable Olympic gold medal Monday night, finishing the first…

The Epoch Times February 10, 2014, 11:18 AM (PST)

The Epoch Times

With a new commissioner, NBA enters its Silver age

His name is already on the ball. Now Adam Silver can put his stamp on the NBA. On All-Star Saturday in New Orleans, Silver will deliver his first state of the league press conference as commissioner, a chance to tell a worldwide viewing audience how he…

Daily Herald February 10, 2014, 3:21 PM (PST)

Daily Herald

Athletic vs Celta Vigo LIVE STREAM: Where & When to Watch La Liga Football Online @ 4 pm ET

Athletico Bilbao’s Aritz Aduriz celebrate his goal against Celta Vigo during their Spanish First Division soccer match at Vigo’s Balaidos stadium March 11, 2007. (Photo : La Liga football fans can live stream today’s match between Athl… February 10, 2014, 12:19 PM (PST)

Dodgers’ Beckett says he’ll be ready for season

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) – Josh Beckett said he will be ready for the start of the Dodgers’ season after having a rib removed last July in a surgery to alleviate a nerve condition that was affecting his right arm The right-hander is expected to battle newl…

Ventura County Star February 10, 2014, 3:23 PM (PST)

Ventura County Star

White House praises gay Mo. player’s announcement

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is applauding a University of Missouri football player’s decision to announce that he is gay, with President Barack Obama’s spokesman, first lady Michelle Obama and Vice President Joe Biden all portraying him as a cou…

Gateway News February 10, 2014, 12:11 PM (PST)

Gateway News

XFC Main Card Referee, Gary Copeland, trends on Twitter during XFCi1 for nickname ‘Mini Brock Lesnar’

XFC’s debut in Brazil was innovated by coupling a camera into the chest of the referee. Through this, REDE TV was able to closely film the fights from an aspect that had never been utilized before. American Gary Copeland, who referees most of the XFC MMA fights on the main card traveled…

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