Winter Olympics

Dutch coach blames football for U.S. Speedskating's troubles
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The Dutch have dominated speedskating and have won 23 long-track medals after sweeping the finals of men's and women's team pursuit. That's a record for medals by any country in one sport at the Winter Olympics. The U.S. was shut out at Adler Arena and ... [...]
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Wayne Gretzky On NHL Players At 2018 Winter Olympics: 'I Would Vote To Go'
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NHL players wanted to play at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi and got their wish, but the league's participation at the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea is far from certain. One man who believes NHL players should take part in the next ... [...]
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The 2014 Winter Olympics: February 20, 2014
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Sochi, Russia, is nine hours ahead of the United States' Eastern time zone. I think that's just something we need to make clear right from the start. The amount of time between when events wrap up in the winter games in Russia and when they're set to ... [...]
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Russia stuns with Olympic gold in women's figure skating, US shut out
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SOCHI, Russia -- Bursting from the shadow of her adored teammate, Adelina Sotnikova gave Russia its first gold medal in women's Olympic figure skating. While much-heralded Julia Lipnitskaia was stumbling, the 17-year-old Sotnikova soared. When she ... [...]
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Winter Olympics 2014: US, Canada men's hockey teams go at it today
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Winter Olympics 2014: U.S., Canada men's hockey teams go at it today. Shares. Tweets; Stumble. Email; More +. SOCHI, Russia -- Twenty four hours after the American women fell to the Canadians, the U.S. men will try to make sure they don't have the same ... [...]
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Eerie photos of abandoned Winter Olympics venues
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Host cities across the world spend millions (and most recently, billions) to build venues for the Winter Olympics. But what happens to the venues when the Olympics end? In some past host cities, many venues are now abandoned and forgotten. All photos ... [...]
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Winter Olympics 2014 skiing schedule: Men's slalom caps last full day
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First on the docket is cross-country skiing action, and it's a doozy: women's 30 km, the single longest women's winter olympics event and one of the most grueling events you'll ever see. The gold-medal winner four years ago, Justyna Kowalczyk of Poland ... [...]
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