5 things to know about Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

This Oct. 30, 2017, photo shows Gangneung Ice Arena at Gangneung Olympic Park in Gangneung, South Korea. South Korea's sleepy skiing destination of Pyeongchang is finally looking like a Winter Olympics host city after more than a decade of work, two failed bids, and chapters of controversy over venue locations, construction delays and costs. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s sleepy skiing destination of Pyeongchang is finally looking like a Winter Olympics host city after more than a decade of work, two failed bids, and chapters of controversy over venue locations, construction delays and costs.

Martinsville was the hard racing NASCAR wants

Denny Hamlin, center, leaves the track after the NASCAR Cup series auto race at Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, Va., Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017. Hamlin wrecked with Chase Elliott during the last few laps of the race. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

MARTINSVILLE, Va. — Denny Hamlin loves Martinsville Speedway, where he has won five times at a place he considers one of his home tracks. Yet when he was shown on the infield big screen after wrecking Chase Elliot, he was roundly booed.

Murray, Jokic lead Nuggets to 124-111 win over Nets

Brooklyn Nets guard D'Angelo Russell, left, and Nets forward Rondae Hollis-Jefferson (24) defend Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic, center, during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — After getting a pep talk from his coach, Jamal Murray came through with a big game for the Denver Nuggets.

Wheeler leads Jets in 7-1 rout of Penguins

Winnipeg Jets right wing Blake Wheeler (26) scores on Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matthew Murray (30) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017. (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP)

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Blake Wheeler scored three of Winnipeg’s five goals in the first period and the Jets routed the Pittsburgh Penguins 7-1 on Sunday night.

Whitecaps, Sounders open West semis with 0-0 draw

Seattle Sounders' goalkeeper Stefan Frei makes a save against the Vancouver Whitecaps during the second half of an MLS playoff soccer match in Vancouver, British Columbia, Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017. (Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press via AP)

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The Vancouver Whitecaps and Seattle Sounders combined for just one shot on target in a 0-0 draw to open their Western Conference semifinal on Sunday night.

Astros top Dodgers 13-12 in 10th, lead World Series 3-2

Houston Astros' Alex Bregman reacts after hitting in the game-winning run during the 10th inning of Game 5 of baseball's World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers Monday, Oct. 30, 2017, in Houston. The Astros won 13-12 to take a 3-2 lead in the series. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) — When the winning run finally came sliding across home plate on Alex Bregman’s single, more than five unforgettable hours after the first pitch, a frantic Carlos Correa sprinted toward his Houston Astros teammates in the middle of the diamond.

Mitchell scores career-high 22, Jazz beat Lakers 96-81

Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball (2) lays up the ball as Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) defends in the first half during an NBA basketball game Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Rookie Donovan Mitchell scored a career-high 22 points and the Utah Jazz held on for a 96-81 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday night.

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