Brock Faber, Ben Meyers and Matthew Knies get a chance to represent U.S. after NHL opted out of Beijing Olympics.
Three Gophers are among the players heading to Beijing. Players from Minnesota State, UMD and St. Cloud State are on the roster, too.
Leif Nordgren of Marine on St. Croix joins Jake Brown of St. Paul and former St. Scholastica athlete Paul Schommer on Olympic roster.
The Gophers, Minnesota State Mankato, St. Cloud State and Minnesota Duluth are all represented on the men's team.
As of Friday, the Minnesota contingent of Team USA includes 30 athletes in sports from curling to biathlon.
Three-time Olympic gold medalist Shaun White has made a last-minute decision to compete in a World Cup event in Switzerland later this week.
John Shuster won't be catching anyone by surprise at these Olympics.
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Mankato hockey coach Mike Hastings and St. Cloud coach Brett Larson will assist David Quinn behind the bench at the Beijing Winter Games next month.
For the first time in 32 years, organizers of the Rendezvous Cross Country Ski Festival in West Yellowstone, Montana, had to cancel November's traditional start-of-the-ski-season event due to a lack of snow.
It's not often someone gets to experience two chances of a lifetime. For Joel Johnson, opportunity came knocking a mere two months apart.
Claude Julien was named coach of Canada's men's hockey team for the Beijing Olympics on Friday, and Shane Doan was named general manager.
Only "selected" spectators will be permitted at next month's Beijing Olympics because of the coronavirus pandemic, organizers said Monday.
Elana Meyers Taylor is a U.S. Olympian for the fourth time. Kaillie Humphries is headed to her fourth Olympics as well, her first as an American.
Natalie Geisenberger has made it official: She's heading to the Beijing Games and seeking a third consecutive Olympic women's luge gold medal.
The Premier Hockey Federation is more than doubling each teams' salary cap to $750,000 and adding two expansion franchises next season in a bid to capitalize on the wave of attention women's hockey traditionally enjoys following the Winter Olympics.
Athletes at the Beijing Olympics were urged by human rights activists Tuesday to avoid criticizing China because they could be prosecuted.
Former NBA great Yao Ming said Monday he and others had a pleasant talk when they met last month with Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai, whose disappearance after making a sexual assault allegation against a former government official raised international concern.
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No longer a general manager of two teams, Wild boss Bill Guerin has the Wild's big date with the Winter Classic and getting his team healthy as his priorities.
Selection as next coach of Team USA puts her in rarefied air.
The Latvian-born physician caught on with the Gophers hockey team in 1958 and traveled the world with Olympic teams as well. 'Doc' Nagobads turns 100 next month.
There were mixed emotions within the powerhouse Italian ski team when Elena Curtoni won a super-G on Sunday while Sofia Goggia crashed again with the Beijing Olympics less than two weeks away.
Germany's Natalie Geisenberger is a World Cup winner once again, just in time for the Olympics.
People in a Beijing district with some 2 million residents were ordered Sunday to undergo mass coronavirus testing following a series of infections as China tightened anti-disease controls ahead of the Winter Olympics.
Japan's Sena Tomita thought it was a mistake when they placed the gold medal around her neck.
Cammi Granato had never forgotten the young girl she lent her stick and gloves to during one of the former U.S. Olympian's first hockey camps in Chicago in the late 1990s.