In this Jan. 3, 2019 photo, former Minnesota Vikings football player Jared Allen practices with his curling team for a competition in Blaine, Minn. Al

Ex-NFL Pro Bowl players try curling with 2022 Olympic goal

Jared Allen and three other former NFL stars — none with experience — are attempting to qualify for the U.S. national curling championships against players who have been throwing stones for most of their lives.
Sports
January 19

After hip replacement, Mancuso encourages Vonn and Murray

Julia Mancuso knows what Lindsey Vonn is going through. She understands Andy Murray's pain, too.
Live Blog: Photos, updates and more from Pyeongchang
Live blog Live Blog: Photos, updates and more from Pyeongchang
updated 11 hours 58 mins. ago
Updates from Star Tribune staff and others in South Korea for the Olympics. Tap for news, schedules, results and more.
Sports
January 18

U.S. women beat Russia 5-0

The United States broke open the game in the second period, sparked by two goals in six seconds by Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson, which set an Olympic record.
Sports
January 13

WADA panel to rule on Russia doping data as visit continues

World Anti-Doping Agency inspectors' bid to obtain doping data will head into a sixth day in the Russian capital as a WADA panel prepares to rule whether Russia has kept its word on the issue.
Meet the Minnesotans in the 2018 Winter Olympics
Olympics
Meet the Minnesotans in the 2018 Winter Olympics
updated 5 hours 49 mins. ago
Here are the 22 U.S. Olympians and two alternates who will keep state's flame burning bright.
Golf
January 11

Rory Sabbatini now playing for Slovakia

Rory Sabbatini has been playing the Sony Open the last 20 years, and this one was different before he hit a shot.
Sports
January 11

Russia's anti-doping agency welcomes lab data progress

The head of the Russian Anti-Doping Agency welcomed Friday an apparent breakthrough in a standoff over data sealed in a Moscow laboratory that could implicate numerous Russian athletes in past drug cases.
Sports
January 11

AP Interview: Milan-Cortina bid can revolutionize Olympics

It starts with the name — featuring two cities as opposed to the usual one — and involves venues dotted across a large swath of northern Italy stretching from Milan to the Dolomites.
Current U.S. medal count
PyeongChang 2018 Current U.S. medal count
updated 17 hours 26 mins. ago
The United States ranks 4th in gold medals. See complete medal counts here.
Sports
January 11

WADA starts work on copying doping data in Moscow lab

World Anti-Doping Agency experts have started the process of copying data from a Moscow laboratory that could implicate numerous Russian athletes in past drug cases.
Sports
January 11

Stockholm meets deadline to submit bid for 2026 Olympics

Sweden's Olympic leaders met a deadline Friday to submit a 2026 Winter Games hosting plan after satisfying concerns of lawmakers in Stockholm which threatened to end the bid last year.
Sports
January 10

3 Swedish county governors back 2026 Olympic bid

Three county governors in Sweden have expressed "strong support" for the 2026 Winter Olympics to be held in their regions.
Sports
January 8

Olympic water polo champion Antal Bolvari dies at 86

Antal Bolvari, a two-time Olympic water polo champion who scored a goal in Hungary's famous 4-0 win over the Soviet Union in the "Blood in the Water" match at the 1956 Melbourne Games, has died. He was 86.
Sports
January 1

Deadline passes without Russian turnover of data to WADA

The deadline for Russia to turn over samples and other data from its Moscow anti-doping lab passed Tuesday, leaving the World Anti-Doping Agency to decide…
Sports
December 26, 2018
Gymnast Maggie Nichols of Little Canada is the Star Tribune's Sportsperson of the Year for 2018.

Maggie Nichols, courageous champion, is Star Tribune Sportsperson of the Year

After identifying herself as "Athlete A" in the USA Gymnastics sexual-abuse scandal that sent team doctor Larry Nassar to prison, Maggie Nichols of Little Canada won the NCAA all-around championship competing for the University of Oklahoma. 'I found out how strong I really am.'
Sports
December 26, 2018
Maggie Nichols hugs Lou Ball, one of Oklahoma assistant coaches, during the national championship meet in St. Louis, April 21, 2018.

Get to know Maggie Nichols, 2018 Star Tribune Sportsperson of the Year

Nichols won several honors this year, not only for the NCAA all-around gymnastics title, but for her part in exposing USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar's serial sexual abuse.
December 25, 2018
St. Cloud State’s Ryan Poehling (11) shadowed Air Force’s Matt Serratore during an NCAA playoff game in March.

Three UMD players on U.S. junior team; Gophers' Walker cut

Five Minnesotans, including three from defending NCAA champion Minnesota Duluth, made the team. Former Edina standout Sammy Walker did not.
December 25, 2018
In a photo from, Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018, in Plymouth, Mich., USA Hockey forward Kelly Panneck (12) is seen during practice. Pannek is on pace to grad

USA Hockey's deal with top women help them play for career

Kelly Pannek is on pace to graduate from the University of Minnesota in the spring with a finance degree. With two internships in wealth management also on her resume, she is a prime candidate to get hired in the business world.
Sports
December 25, 2018

2018 Star Tribune Sportsperson of the Year: Maggie Nichols

The gymnast from Little Canada displayed excellence in her sport and courage to help uncover the USA Gymnastics scandal.
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December 21, 2018

Russia prevents WADA from finding doping data in Moscow lab

World Anti-Doping Agency inspectors are leaving Moscow empty-handed after Russian authorities prevented them from accessing key doping data that the country's authorities had agreed to hand over.
December 19, 2018
In this Feb. 26, 2014, photo, the USA Gymnastics logo is displayed at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. The Indiana attorney general says his office i

Indiana AG says his office is investigating USA Gymnastics

The Indiana attorney general says his office is investigating USA Gymnastics, which has filed for bankruptcy due to the Larry Nassar sexual-abuse scandal.
Sports
December 19, 2018
Missy Franklin

Olympic swimmer Missy Franklin retires at 23, citing chronic pain

Five-time Olympic champion Missy Franklin is retiring from swimming at age 23, citing chronic shoulder pain that has affected her for the last 2½ years.…
December 19, 2018

US teams to play in European snow volleyball tour

When USA Volleyball asked four-time Olympian Lloy Ball to put together a team for a snow volleyball tournament in Moscow this week, the 2008 gold…
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