Olympics

Top 10 Baseball Distactions

Top 10 Baseball Distactions

February 17, 2014 | Glenn Clark

Glenn offers his weekly preview, touching on events both inside and outside of the sports world…

Bovada gives Ovechkin 8/1 odds to MVP of Olympics

February 17, 2014 | WNST Staff

Courtesy of Bovada, (www.Bovada.lv, Twitter: @BovadaLV).   2014 Olympic Ice Hockey – Men’s Gold Medal     Canada                                                 7/4 USA                                                       11/4 Russia                                                   16/5 Sweden                                                5/1 Finland                                                  11/1 Czech Republic                                 25/1 Switzerland                                          25/1 Slovakia                                               100/1 Norway                                                 500/1 Latvia                                                    500/1 Austria                                                  500/1 Slovenia                                               500/1   2014 Olympic Ice Hockey – Men’s Olympic MVP Sidney Crosby (CAN)                            11/2 Phil Kessel (USA)                                  11/2 Pavel Datsyuk (RUS)                  [...]

TJ Oshie & Jonathan Quick Lead USA over Russia

TJ Oshie & Jonathan Quick Lead USA over Russia

February 15, 2014 | Ed Frankovic

In a thrilling Olympic hockey game, the USA wins, 3-2, over the Russians in a shootout. Read about the heroes here.

I know more about the stray dogs in Sochi than anything or anyone else…

I know more about the stray dogs in Sochi than anything or anyone else…

February 12, 2014 | Drew Forrester

I assume Kimmie Meissner isn’t skating this time around…yes? no?

Local Olympian Britcher finishes 15th in luge competition

February 11, 2014 | WNST Staff

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Finally, Olympic gold for Germany’s Natalie Geisenberger. Finally, Olympic anything for Erin Hamlin and the United States. Leaving no doubt that she absolutely rules her sport, Geisenberger won the women’s luge gold medal at the Sochi Games on Tuesday — posting the second-largest victory margin in Olympic history. Her final time was 3 minutes, [...]

Local Olympian Britcher in 15th place headed to luge finals

February 10, 2014 | WNST Staff

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia – (AP) – 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 two runs of the women’s luge competition in 1 minute, 39.814 seconds. [...]

Top 10 Baseball Distractions

Top 10 Baseball Distractions

February 10, 2014 | Glenn Clark

Glenn offers his weekly preview, touching on events both inside and outside of the sports world…

Local Olympic hopeful Britcher begins Olympic luge competition Monday

February 10, 2014 | WNST Staff

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — Natalie Geisenberger can be beaten. It just doesn’t happen very often. The German will look to add Olympic gold to her list of luge accomplishments — which include bronze in Vancouver — when the women’s competition at the Sochi Games gets underway Monday night with the first two runs of [...]

I’m in on Ebron as Ravens target, out on NBA Dunk Contest changes

February 07, 2014 | Glenn Clark

#WNSTSweet16 Greatest Local Olympic Sport Athletes

#WNSTSweet16 Greatest Local Olympic Sport Athletes

February 04, 2014 | Luke Jones

Which local Olympic sport athletes deserve to be recognized among the area’s greatest?