Ferstl wins super-G to end German drought in speed events

SELVA DI VAL GARDENA, Italy (AP) — Early starter Josef Ferstl put down a nearly flawless run in a fog-interrupted super-G on Friday to become the first German man to win a World Cup speed event in 13 years.

  • Written by By ANDREW DAMPF , AP Sports Writer

NBA unveils vote schedule for All-Star Game with new format

NEW YORK (AP) — Debuting a new NBA All-Game format in which players will pick teams in an effort to energize the event, the league has unveiled the voting schedule for its 2018 showcase.


  • Written by By BRIAN MAHONEY, AP Basketball Writer

As Olympics near, South Korea agonizes over post-Games costs

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — South Korean officials have ruled out turning a state-of-the-art Olympic skating arena into a giant seafood freezer. Other than that, not much is certain about the country's post-Winter Games plans for a host of expensive venues.


  • Written by By KIM TONG-HYUNG , Associated Press