Published March 16, 2014
Five cities -- Almaty, Kazakhstan; Beijing; Krakow, Poland; Lviv, Ukraine; and Oslo -- on Friday "submitted their bid files" to the IOC to host the '22 Winter Games (SI.com, 3/14).
Friday's Dodgers-Cubs Spring Training game at Cubs Park in Mesa, Ariz., drew a Cactus League-record crowd of 15,191 (CHICAGO TRIBUNE, 3/15).
The Flyers yesterday "unveiled a statue" of former coach Fred Shero outside Xfinity Live (PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, 3/16).
Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott yesterday announced that the Univ. of Washington in '15 "will meet Texas in a non-conference men's basketball game in China" (ARIZONA REPUBLIC, 3/16).