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Alyssa Anderson, Olympic gold medalist. (Credit: CBS13)

Olympians Hope To Inspire Young Swimmers In Galt

With each stroke, Joseph Lopez hopes to learn.

06/29/2014

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6 Of The Most Devastating Team USA Losses In History

You win some and you lose some, but these losses hurt and they hurt bad. And let’s be honest, Sunday’s match against Portugal felt like a defeat …

06/23/2014

(FILES): This August 17, 2008 file photo shows US swimmer Michael Phelps competing in the men's 4 x 100m medley relay swimming final at the National Aquatics Center during the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games in Beijing. USA Swimming suspended Olympic superstar Michael Phelps for three months on February 5, 2009, a "reprimand" after a published photograph showed him apparently smoking marijuana. The national governing body of the sport stressed that the punishment was not for a doping violation, but said they wanted to send a "s trong message" to Phelps about his status as a role model for young people.

Top 5 Moments In Olympic History

Do any Olympic moments from Sochi make it on to our top 5 all-time list?

02/24/2014

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Canada Beats Sweden 3-0 For Olympic Hockey Gold

Sidney Crosby skated in alone on Henrik Lundqvist, faking Sweden’s goalie to the ice with a textbook-quality deke and sliding a perfect backhand into the net. Canada did everything by the book at the Sochi […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/24/2014

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Sharks Getting Healthy For Post-Olympic Stretch

The San Jose Sharks are close to being a complete team again even without a couple of stars still over at the Olympics. The Sharks returned to practice Wednesday for the first time since the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/21/2014

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6 Abandoned Olympic Venues You Can Still Visit

If you’re tuning into the Sochi Winter Olympics this year, it’s hard not to wonder what these Olympic venues will look like in ten years. While we wait for the answer, check out these abandoned Olympic venues you can still travel to.

02/13/2014

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NHL Teammates Become Foes At The Olympics

When the puck drops at the Sochi Games, friends will become foes. Fast. The Czechs will face the Swedes on Wednesday, just four days after Boston beat Ottawa 7-2 in one of the NHL’s last […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/10/2014

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2014 Sochi Games Pregame Playlist

As Team USA gears up for the biggest sporting events of their lives in Sochi, they need some motivation to push themselves in ways they never have before.

02/05/2014

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Sacramento Journalist On Way To Sochi Worried About Possible Attacks

As the Olympic flame continues its journey to Sochi, more than 6,000 miles away, Sacramento-based freelance journalist Jodi Bacon continues to stuff as much as she can into her suitcase.

01/28/2014

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Native American Dancers Hope To Bring More Snow To Sierra

Saturday’s storm brought some snow to the Sierra and some smooth dance moves possibly helped.

01/11/2014

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Rocklin Girl Has Olympic Wrestling Aspirations

A Rocklin teen with dreams of seeing Olympic gold is getting some last minute training from former Olympians before she heads off to college on a wrestling scholarship.

07/11/2013

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Backyard Olympics: How To Have Your Own Field Day

Give your kids a summer day filled with friends, fitness and fun! Organizing a Backyard Olympics can be as simple or complex as you want to make it, so don’t be afraid to dive in and indulge your kids with a field day of their own!

06/03/2013

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