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  1. Boston bid for 2024 Olympics 'a strong one', head of IOC says

    Boston Strong -- even IOC President Thomas Bach seems to have adopted the slogan.

    Story | Conversation | January 09, 2015
  2. Boston Marathon bombings trial to start on time, won't move out o...

    A judge on Wednesday denied requests by lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to move his trial out of state and to delay its start, meaning jury selection will begin Monday in Boston federal court.

    Story | Conversation | December 31, 2014
  3. Elana Meyers Taylor, Steven Holcomb drive to bobsled wins

    Elana Meyers Taylor won Friday's second U.S. women's bobsled team selection race, tuning up for her four-man debut.

    Story | Conversation | November 07, 2014
  4. Team USA roster inclusion of Andre Drummond, Mason Plumlee gives ...

    Marc Stein

    After relying so heavily on speed and athleticism in its last two major tournaments, USA Basketball officials have put an unexpected emphasis on size in its final player selections by choosing Andre Drummond to fill the last spot on a 12-man roster.

    Story | Conversation | August 23, 2014
  5. David Blatt is new coach of Cleveland Cavaliers

    The Cleveland Cavaliers announced David Blatt as their new coach Friday.

    Story | Conversation | June 20, 2014
  6. 2014 Sochi Olympics -- Lolo Jones selection criticized by Chuck B...

    After former hurdler Lolo Jones and pilot Jazmine Fenlator ended up in 11th place at the halfway point of the women's bobsled competition Tuesday, Jones also ended up on the receiving end of some criticism from former U.S. Olympian Chuck Berkeley.

    Story | Conversation | February 18, 2014
  7. 2014 Sochi Olympics -- Argentine skier loses Olympic selection ap...

    Argentine skier Maria Belen Simari Birkner has lost her legal bid to compete at a fourth Olympics alongside her sister and brother.

    Story | Conversation | February 13, 2014
  8. Daniela Bauer loses out on Sochi bid

    Associated Press

    SOCHI, Russia -- Austrian freestyle skier Daniela Bauer has lost her legal bid for selection to the Sochi Olympics. The Court of Arbitration for Sport says it dismissed Bauer's appeal against a refusal by the Austrian Olympic committee and ski fed...

    Blog | February 04, 2014
  9. espnW -- 2014 Sochi Games: For Team USA, how -- and what -- do yo...

    Elisabeth Meinecke

    The Olympic teams have been picked, but there's still a choice to be made that involves limited spots and fierce competition: what to pack for Sochi.

    Story | Conversation | January 28, 2014
  10. Wagner shakes things up ahead of Sochi

    Bonnie D. Ford

    Ashley Wagner went through four different dresses this season trying to get her free-skate program to fit. It never really worked. Finally, after a disastrous outing at the U.S. national championships that briefly put her Olympic team selection in...

    Blog | January 23, 2014
  11. U.S. bobsled team defends Lolo Jones' selection

    The U.S. Bobsled and Skeleton Federation is defending Lolo Jones' selection to the team picked to compete in the Sochi Olympics, saying it relied on data, results and nothing else.

    Story | Conversation | January 23, 2014
  12. U.S. skeleton team selected for Sochi Olympics

    Katie Uhlaender is heading to her third Olympics, and Noelle Pikus-Pace and John Daly were repeat selections Saturday when the U.S. skeleton team for the Sochi Games was unveiled.

    Story | Conversation | January 18, 2014
  13. The Final Push


    The U.S. Olympic bobsled roster will be announced on Sunday, but first the contenders get one last chance to impress the selection committee with a World Cup race in Igls, Austria this weekend. Olympic hurdler and media sensation Lolo Jones will look...

    Blog | January 16, 2014
  14. Jeremy Abbott's close call at nationals

    Jim Caple

    BOSTON -- And you think the women's figure skating team selection process was messy? Just think what it would have been like had the crowd not bailed out Jeremy Abbott just seconds before his performance in the free program Sunday. Competing at hi...

    Blog | January 12, 2014
  15. 2014 Sochi Olympics -- Was U.S. Figure Skating's Olympic selectio...

    Jim Caple

    Is U.S. Figure Skating's Olympic selection process fair? Jim Caple examines the organization's controversial decision to send Ashley Wagner, and not Mirai Nagasu, to the Sochi Olympics.

    Story | Conversation | January 12, 2014
  16. espnW -- Gracie Gold sets standard for U.S. Olympic team at natio...

    Bonnie D. Ford

    On a night when the top women's results couldn't have made things harder for the U.S. Olympic selection committee, Gracie Gold set the standard and emerged as the one sure thing.

    Story | Conversation | January 11, 2014