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Wild RW  Nino Niederreiter posted an image of the Swiss cover of EA Sports' "NHL 15" bearing his likeness.

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A crowd of 91,255 watched Mexico defeat the U.S. men''s soccer team in the CONCACAF Gold Cup championship game Sunday at the L.A. Coliseum (MIAMI HERALD, 2/17). In Boston, Frank Dell''Apa reported tha

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02/19/98
WOMEN'S HOCKEY TEAM EARLY FAVORITE FOR THE WHEATIES COVER?

General Mills officials said that the gold medal- winning U.S. women''s hockey team "appears to be the leading candidate to adorn the commemorative post-Olympics Wheaties box," according to Jay Weiner

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02/19/98
NHL WINTER BREAK ACTIVITIES, PART III: TODAY, THE CENTRAL

The NHL''s Winter Break ''98 is examined in USA TODAY''s "In Focus" section as Sandee Richardson writes, "For some, the break is an opportunity to heal," while the member teams use the time to take pa

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02/19/98
WENDY'S SAYS NO TO "VOTE YES FOR BASEBALL" CAMPAIGN IN NC

The management of 30 Wendy''s NC restaurants decided "to withdraw their participation in the newly-launched campaign" for an MLB stadium tax in the Triad, according to Justin Catanoso of the Greensbor

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02/19/98
WILL OILERS BE LIVING LARGUE IF N.Y. INVESTOR BUYS IN?

N.Y. investment banker Michael Largue says that he and an unnamed Swiss banker have up to $100M to spend on an NHL team "and are eager to take control of the local effort to buy the Oilers," according

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02/19/98
TWIN KILLINGS IN MN? WILL BALLPARK EFFECT WILD TIMES AHEAD?

MN State Rep. Loren Jennings, the chief sponsor of a new Twins ballpark bill in the MN House, "withdrew his request" for a hearing on the proposal Wednesday, a move that he said ends the long-odds att

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02/19/98
KWAN YOU SAY MARKETING POTENTIAL? C'MON, YES YOU KWAN

While the Americans'' "generally disappointing" skating performances in Nagano may have put a halt to the usual post-Olympics "gravy train," Michelle Kwan and Tara Lipinski are the "exception," accord

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02/19/98
JUDGE RULES BLUE JACKETS DISPUTE WILL BE TRIED IN COLUMBUS

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02/19/98
MEMPHIS READY TO TALK WITH NFL OILERS ABOUT BREAKING LEASE

The Memphis and Shelby County, TN, Authority has voted to give its board the power to negotiate with the NFL Oilers if they want to break their Liberty Bowl lease for ''98, according to David Williams

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02/19/98
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In Detroit, Bill Halls profiled ESPN Magazine, as the 10-by-12 format, the same size as Rolling Stone, is designed to "make generous use" of photos, graphics, "often droll lists, short commentary and

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