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Calhoun ends medical leave, back coaching UConn

Jim Calhoun is back coaching the Connecticut Huskies.

Fog cancels first training run for women's downhill

Women's downhill training has been canceled because of thick fog after only two racers took to the Olympic course.

Danica on NASCAR debut: '300 miles of practice'

Danica Patrick is pleased with her progress in stock car racing but understands she'll face a significant challenge in Saturday's NASCAR Nationwide race at Daytona International Speedway.

Vonn expected to test ailing shin

Before the Olympics even start, Lindsey Vonn has gone from a favorite to win multiple medals to a question mark of how many, if any, races she'll even ski.

Report: Giants release LB Pierce

The New York Giants have released linebacker Antonio Pierce, according to a report Thursday.

ashely cole injury out 3 months

ashely cole injury out 3 months

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We know the front row.

Duke's Thomas doubtful with knee bruise

Duke forward Lance Thomas is doubtful for Saturday's game against Maryland with what team officials say is a severely bruised bone in his right knee.

Vonn took 'a bunch' of painkillers so she could try training run

Lindsey Vonn says she "took a bunch" of painkillers and used "some creams" to numb her bruised and swollen right shin before an Olympic downhill training run.