Sochi Olympics

Matt Slocum/APCanada forward Jonathan Toews reacts after scoring a goal against Sweden during the first period of the men's gold medal hockey game.

Canada beats Sweden 3-0 for Olympic hockey gold

SOCHI, Russia -- Sidney Crosby skated in alone on Henrik Lundqvist, faking…

 

AP Photo/Ivan SekretarevPerformers recreate the ring that did not open during the opening ceremony during the closing ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics

Costly, political, successful: Sochi Olympics end

Flushed with pride after its athletes' spectacular showing at the costliest Olympics…

 

David J. Phillip/APSweden forward Nicklas Backstrom didn't play in Sunday's gold-medal match after failing a doping test for a substance found in an allergy medication.

Swedish hockey player Backstrom fails doping test in Sochi

SOCHI, Russia -- Sweden center Nicklas Backstrom failed a doping test for…

 

David J. Phillip/APU.S. forward Ryan Kesler skates away as Finland players celebrate their 5-0 win in the men's hockey bronze medal game.

Finland routs U.S. 5-0 for bronze in Olympic hockey

SOCHI, Russia -- The Finnish Flash finished off his sixth Olympics with…

David J. Phillip/APU.S. forward Ryan Kesler skates away as Finland players celebrate their 5-0 win in the men's hockey bronze medal game.
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Canada wins gold in women’s Olympic curling

Canada won the gold medal in women’s Olympic curling, beating Sweden 6-3…

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AP Photo/David GoldmanUSA players react after losing the gold medal women’s ice hockey game to Canada 3-2 in overtime at the 2014 Winter Olympics

Canada women stun U.S. 3-2 in OT for Olympic gold

The puck skittered the length of the ice on its way toward…

AP Photo/David GoldmanUSA players react after losing the gold medal women’s ice hockey game to Canada 3-2 in overtime at the 2014 Winter Olympics
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French sweep medals in skicross at Sochi Games

Jean Frederic Chapuis led France’s first medals sweep in Winter Olympics history…

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US, Canada and Sweden, Finland to meet in men’s hockey semis

The United States and Canada will renew their men’s hockey rivalry in…

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American Ted Ligety wins giant slalom for second career Olympic gold

Ted Ligety won the giant slalom at the Sochi Games with a…

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Canada rallies past U.S. for women’s bobsled gold

Kaillie Humphries and Heather Moyse of Canada rallied to win their second…

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Norway wins relay; Bjoerndalen sets medal record

Norway won the first Olympic mixed relay in biathlon and Ole Einar…

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Sablikova wins another gold in women’s 5,000

Martina Sablikova of the Czech Republic defended her Olympic speedskating title in…

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adim Ghirda/APSan Jose teenager Polina Edmunds competes in the women’s short program figure skating competition.

Strong start for U.S. women in figure skating

Spinning uneasily through the air on her opening triple lutz in Wednesday’s…

adim Ghirda/APSan Jose teenager Polina Edmunds competes in the women’s short program figure skating competition.
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U.S. expat Wild wins men’s parallel giant slalom

Vic Wild and wife Alena Zavarzina have some new jewelry to go…

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Jorrit Bergsma knocks off Kramer in speedskating 10,000

Jorrit Bergsma set an Olympic record and led another Dutch speedskating sweep…

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South Korea wins short track Olympic 3,000 relay

South Korea won the women’s Olympic short track 3,000-meter relay, passing China…

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U.S. team of Meyers, Williams takes leads in Olympic women’s bobsled

USA-1 teammates Elana Meyers and Lauryn Williams hold a comfortable lead over…

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Vaultier wins men’s snowboardcross at Olympics

Pierre Vaultier of France held off hard-charging Nikolay Olyunin of Russia to…

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Meredith Niernan/WGBHSan Francisco native Jen Lee is a goalie on the U.S. sled hockey team and will compete in the Paralympic Games in Russia in March.

Wise wins on halfpipe for another American gold

David Wise considers himself a dad and husband first, a freestyle skier…

Meredith Niernan/WGBHSan Francisco native Jen Lee is a goalie on the U.S. sled hockey team and will compete in the Paralympic Games in Russia in March.
Alessandro Trovati/APUnited States' Bode Miller passes a gate in the men's super-G at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.

Bode Miller takes bronze, Andrew Weibrecht silver in super-G

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia -- This medal mattered to Bode Miller. Not so…

Alessandro Trovati/APUnited States' Bode Miller passes a gate in the men's super-G at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.