Cortina downhill win puts Vonn on track for Olympics

United States' Lindsey Vonn gets to the finish area after completing an alpine ski, women's World Cup downhill, in Cortina D'Ampezzo, Italy, Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati)

CORTINA D’AMPEZZO, Italy (AP) — It’s exactly what Lindsey Vonn was hoping for — a dominant victory one month before she goes for gold at the Olympics.

Nadal, Dimitrov advance to Australian Open quarterfinals

Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro, right, shakes hands with Anett Kontaveit of Estonia after she won their fourth round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — If Rafael Nadal wanted a fitness test in the first week of the Australian Open, he got one in his almost four-hour, 6-3, 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-3 win over Diego Schwartzman.

Rolling Avalanche get 9th straight win, 3-1 over Rangers

Colorado Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson (6) celebrates his goal with teammates Gabriel Landeskog (92), Nathan MacKinnon (29), Patrik Nemeth (12), and Mikko Rantanen (96) against the New York Rangers in the first period of an NHL hockey game in Denver on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018.(AP Photo/Joe Mahoney)

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Avalanche have gone from pushover to powerhouse in less than a season, and their recent streak is evoking memories of past glory.

Austin Cook shoots 64 to take CareerBuilder Challenge lead

Austin Cook watches his tee shot on the 17th hole during the third round of the CareerBuilder Challenge golf tournament at La Quinta Country Club Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018 in La Quinta, Calif. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Austin Cook hit a hybrid into the fairway bunker on the par-4 18th on a breezy Saturday afternoon at La Quinta Country Club, then chunked a wedge and raced a chip 20 feet past the hole.

Locals seek to end Tiger-Grizz team title drought

Carlos Flores of Shelley puts Danny Tanner of Corner Canyon against the mat during the Tiger-Grizz Invitational wrestling tournament Friday at Skyline High School. John Roark/

Sugar-Salem is in second place in the team standings with 90 points through Friday. Blackfoot and Bonneville are the only eastern Idaho teams to have won the Tiger-Grizz team title in the last 19 years.



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