The winter storm and icy conditions moving through the South is causing teams to postpone games scheduled for this week.
Organizers have canceled the last scheduled training session for the women's downhill at the Sochi Olympics due to mild temperatures and soft snow conditions.
A men's World Cup downhill and a giant slalom scheduled for Feb. 1-2 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen have been moved to St. Moritz because there is no snow in the southern German resort.
A winter storm with blizzard potential began hitting the Northeast on Thursday, forcing the New York Racing Association to alter its schedule and prompting the New York Islanders to offer fans a nice option.
FIFA denied that the Confederations Cup could be cancelled because of the mass protests across Brazil.
Fog has forced the cancellation of the final downhill race of the season, giving Aksel Lund Svindal his first title in the discipline.
The International Committee of Deaf Sports says the 17th Winter Deaflympics in Slovakia has been canceled because of a "comprehensive failure" of local organizers to deliver what they promised.
Japan's sumo association says it has canceled its tournament next month due to a match-fixing scandal.
Rain and fog have forced organizers to cancel Wednesday's first training session for a World Cup downhill race on the Streif course.
Strong winds have forced the cancellation of a women's World Cup super-G race on the Corviglia course.
Strong winds have forced the cancellation of a World Cup downhill race in Beaver Creek, Colo., and it's unclear when or if the run will be made up.
The classic World Cup giant slalom race at Adelboden has been abandoned because of thick fog after 58 of 66 scheduled racers completed the first run.
The World Cup women's downhill in Val d'Isere has been called off because of bad weather.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon had blocked state funds last week and was considering eliminating it altogether. Race organizers said cutting the money would have forced the race's cancellation.
Overall World Cup leader Lindsey Vonn led a World Cup downhill training session Friday after three days of cancellations because of fog and snow.
Lindsey Vonn got a boost in her bid for the overall World Cup title with the cancellation of the women's slalom Sunday due to heavy winds.