Sports news United States wins Olympic gold medal in men's curling, beats Sweden 10-7 in final 2018-02-24T09:11:34.000000000+00:00 GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) United States wins Olympic gold medal in men's curling, beats Sweden 10-7 in final. Crusaders beat Chiefs, Brumbies top Sunwolves in Super Rugby 2018-02-24T08:53:39.000000000+00:00 CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) The Christchurch-based Crusaders made a scratchy start to the defense of their Super Rugby title on Saturday, weathering two yellow cards and relying on a disputed penalty try and two late intercepts to beat the Hamilton-based Chiefs 45-23. Post from Instagram of ex-NFL player spurs LA school closure 2018-02-24T08:36:52.000000000+00:00 LOS ANGELES (AP) Former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin, spurred the shutdown of his former Los Angeles-area high school and was questioned by police after a menacing Instagram post appeared on his account. Friday's Sports In Brief 2018-02-24T08:22:09.000000000+00:00 NFL 2 sailors die after yacht capsizes in Western Australia 2018-02-24T08:07:21.000000000+00:00 PERTH, Australia (AP) Two sailors died after a yacht competing in an organized race capsized off the southwest coast of Western Australia. College basketball takes second big hit with new allegations 2018-02-24T07:46:17.000000000+00:00 The first blow to college basketball came in August, when a federal investigation revealed hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes and kickbacks being funneled to influence recruits. Kings host Lakers following narrow loss to Thunder (Feb 24, 2018) 2018-02-24T07:32:28.000000000+00:00 SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- With about seven weeks left, the Sacramento Kings are settling in for more of what figures to be too many nights of losing. They knew they'd have a lot of them even before they embarked on year one of their ground-up rebuild. Kings fighting for playoff spot as they host Oilers (Feb 24, 2018) 2018-02-24T07:20:54.000000000+00:00 After a sizzling start to the season, the Los Angeles Kings find themselves on the outside of the playoffs looking in if the season ended this weekend. Jazz host Mavericks looking to start new winning streak (Feb 24, 2018) 2018-02-24T07:10:23.000000000+00:00 SALT LAKE CITY -- Rebuilding momentum becomes the newest task for Utah. Trail Blazers take on skidding Suns (Feb 24, 2018) 2018-02-24T06:58:49.000000000+00:00 PHOENIX -- Portland had little trouble with the hottest team in the NBA on Friday.