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US advances to quarterfinals after 0-0 draw with Australia

1 month ago   |   By Seattle Pi

KASHIMA, Japan - The United States did what was necessary to advance at the Tokyo Olympics, it just wasn't exactly the high-flying offensive juggernaut that the Americans are known for.
The U.S. women made it through to the quarterfinals of the women's soccer tournament after a 0-0 draw with Australia on Tuesday in an stadium mainly empty save for a group of Japanese schoolchildren.
The Americans are looking to win a fifth Olympic gold medal in Tokyo. They are also vying to become the first team to win at the Olympics following a World Cup title.
But they've made it hard on themselves at...
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Caeleb Dressel goes for more gold on Day 7 of Tokyo Games

1 month ago   |   By Seattle Pi

TOKYO - Caeleb Dressel is expected to be the star of Day 7 at the Tokyo Games as he seeks his third gold medal in Friday night coverage of the Olympics.
The U.S. women's soccer team plays Netherlands in a rematch of the World Cup final, and Allyson Felix can become the most decorated female Olympian in track and field.
Both the U.S. men's and women's water polo teams play and Hannah Roberts in BMX freestyle will try to become the youngest U.S. medalist in cycling since 1912. She'd also be the first female teenager to win an Olympic cycling gold medal.
Here are some things to watch...
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Nets star Kevin Durant passes Carmelo Anthony as all-time U.S. Olympic scoring leader

1 month ago   |   By Yardbarke

Kevin Durant stands alone as the United States men's basketball all-time scorer at the Olympics.
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Mike Sullivan tapped to coach U.S. men's hockey team at 2022 Olympics

Mike Sullivan tapped to coach U.S. men's hockey team at 2022 Olympics

1 month ago   |   By CBC

Mike Sullivan of the Pittsburgh Penguins has been named the U.S. men's hockey coach for the 2022 Olympics in Beijing. Sullivan will be behind the bench if the NHL participates, which is still a question.
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Zarek Valentin's own goal costs Houston win over San Jose in 1-1 draw

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Bryson DeChambeau out of Tokyo Olympics golf after positive COVID-19 test

Bryson DeChambeau out of Tokyo Olympics golf after positive COVID-19 test

Patrick Reed will represent the USA in his place. Read more ...