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5 cool ticket stubs from important games in hockey history

Tickets stubs from big games serve as artifacts, pieces of history that evoke memories and tell stories of their own. Here are five from important …

NHL Rumors: Latest on Top Free Agents Still Looking for New Homes

We've all been there. Everybody else is getting a date to the dance while you're coming to terms with the fact that your Saturday night will entail binge-watching the most recent season of <i>Sherlock</i>.<p>So you know what some of the NHL free agents are going through.<p>Although the free-agency period is only …

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Return of the Old Alberto?

The two-time Tour champion talks about his form and why he can beat Froome<p><b>Bicycling: Welcome back. You’ve had a great spring, and more recently, a great Dauphiné, finishing second. Is this the best shape you’ve been in since you won the Tour de France in 2009?</b> <br>Alberto Contador: Thanks. It’s true …

Talansky extends for two years as Garmin builds team around him

LEEDS, England (VN) — Jonathan Vaughters leaned across to Andrew Talansky and whispered, asking if it was OK to share the big news.<p>Despite …

inCycle: Bauke Mollema targets Tour de France

Andrew Talansky on leading Garmin-Sharp at the 2014 Tour de France

Juliana Follows Santa Cruz Footsteps, Launches Affordable Carbon, and New Colors for 2015

Last week, Santa Cruz Bicycles took the unprecedented step of slashing prices on some of their carbon frames to nearly entry level aluminum levels. …

Jens Voigt on riding his final Tour de France

Chicago Blackhawks Face a Much Tougher Central Division in 2014-15 Season

After the glory that was the record-setting 2012-13 Stanley Cup season, the Chicago Blackhawks found themselves in a struggle last year.<p>Instead of running away from the rest of the NHL's Central Division in the regular season, they finished a mediocre third behind the Colorado Avalanche and St. …

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Quick Fix: Easily Pull Hydraulic Brake Hoses Through Internally Routed Frames

With hydraulic brakes poised to explode on the road bike scene, both as OEM and aftermarket, the number of bicycles with internally routed designs …

NHL Free Agents 2014: Rumors, Predictions for Top Players Remaining on Market

Link to Media<p>Let's be honest, folks—the free-agent market in the NHL was picked pretty clean in a little over a day, as a flurry of signings left beat writers, pundits and fans alike reeling from the whirlwind.<p>There were still some leftovers on Day 2 of free agency, but the juicy names were …

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Rumor Roundup: Red Wings 'D' hunting; Reimer stuck with Maple Leafs?

After striking out in their efforts to land a right-handed defenseman via free agency, the Detroit Red Wings could turn to the trade market to …

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