Quote of the Day

"I have a set of tools available to me that David couldn't even have imagined."
-– NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, on how he could have a greater impact on the game than his predecessor David Stern. (USA TODAY, 2/14)
Friday February 14, 2014 Vol. 20 — No. 107 Print This Issue

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  • Armour Against Love

    Under Armour's sponsorship of U.S. Speedskating ends after these Games

    U.S. Speedskating has had a disappointing performance so far during the Sochi Games, and one possible reason may be the “high-tech racing suits the team adopted” from Under Armour, according to Robinson & Germano of the WALL STREET JOURNAL. Three sources said that the suits -- which had been billed prior to the Games as a “major advantage -- have a design flaw that may be slowing the skaters down.” The sources added that the “vents on the back of the suit, designed to allow heat to escape, are allowing air to enter the suit and create drag that keeps the skaters from staying in the ‘low’ position they need to achieve maximum speed.” Robinson & Germano reported several speedskaters, inc ...

  • Call Of The Heart

    How Comcast's Brian Roberts sealed the deal for Time Warner Cable while at the Sochi Games.

  • A Runaway Star

    IOC praised Sochi Games organizers for successful first week.

  • Silver Storm

    Adam Silver dishes on plans for int'l growth, ways to grow league's TV ratings.

  • Secret Harbor

    Comerica Park enticing millenials with $4M in upgrades.

  • Love For Sale

    Did Sochi organizers misfire on merch program for Games?

  • Magic Or Mirage?

    Could deal for NHL expansion team be announced after Sochi?

  • A Clue To Happiness

    Semi-retirement has SI's Jack McCallum focused on family.

  • An Innocent in Russia

    Kellogg's unveils Corn Flakes box with three U.S. slopestyle medalists on it during "Today" show.

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