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Colin Dunlap: Team USA Better Than Anticipated

Here is the truth: As these Olympic games approached, as the run-up to Sochi was happening, there was much skepticism from this vantage; a healthy bit of hoping that the Team USA men’s hockey squad could compete, but a notion deep in the back of my cranium doubting them.

02/17/2014

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USA Wins Group A With 5-1 Win Over Slovenia

Phil Kessel scored two of his three goals in the opening 4:33 and became the first U.S. player with an Olympic hat trick in more than a decade, leading the Americans to a 5-1 win over Slovenia on Sunday.

02/16/2014

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6 Abandoned Olympic Venues You Can Still Visit

If you’re tuning into the Sochi Winter Olympics this year, it’s hard not to wonder what these Olympic venues will look like in ten years. While we wait for the answer, check out these abandoned Olympic venues you can still travel to.

02/13/2014

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U.S. Women’s Backup Goalie’s Husband Ready To Watch Wife Go For Gold

The U.S. women’s hockey team plays a big game against archrival Canada Wednesday.

02/11/2014

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Bob Costas Replacement Sheds Light On Pink Eye

Pink eye – how you can avoid it and what to do if you have it.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/11/2014

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Olympic Town Sochi Is Home To Pittsburgh-Themed Bar

There are Steelers bars all across the country and the world, but what are the odds of a Pittsburgh themed bar in Russia?

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/07/2014

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Franktuary Hosting Olympic Hockey Viewings

If you’re looking for a place to catch the Winter Olympics, look no further than Lawrenceville.

02/07/2014

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Penguins Won’t Lose Focus As Olympic Break Approaches

The NHL will break for the Olympics, and while some teams may be focused on their time off, the Penguins remain focused on playing good hockey.

93-7 The Fan–02/06/2014

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TSN’s Aaron Ward Talks Homosexuality In Sports & Why He Avoided Sochi

NHL on TSN analyst and former NHL defenseman Aaron Ward joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday to offer his take on the Olympics and share some of what he learned about homosexuality in sports while working on his “ReOrientation” feature for TSN’s SportsCentre.

93-7 The Fan–02/06/2014

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Colin Dunlap: A Letter To Those In Sochi

Dear Athletes, Journalists, Fans in Sochi for the Olympics, I will applaud loudly. When the Olympics are over — and if nothing catastrophic happens.

02/06/2014

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Crosby Lifts Pens Over Miller, Sabres 5-1

Sidney Crosby scored a highlight-reel goal and added an assist, leading the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 5-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres in a pre-Olympic tuneup against goalie Ryan Miller on Wednesday night.

02/05/2014

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2014 Sochi Games Pregame Playlist

As Team USA gears up for the biggest sporting events of their lives in Sochi, they need some motivation to push themselves in ways they never have before.

02/05/2014

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Craig Adams: Fleury, Team Will Be Judged By Playoff Performance

Adams says that this team has all the confidence in Fleury and there is nobody else they would rather have.

93-7 The Fan–02/04/2014

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Local Olympian Hopes To Win Gold In Sochi

The Winter Olympics’ opening ceremony is this Friday and one of our own is in Sochi, Russia representing the USA.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/04/2014

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2006 Olympic Torch Visits Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto was feeling the spirit of an Olympian today.

01/27/2014

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