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U.S. Women’s Hockey Advances to Gold Medal Game

U.S. Women’s Hockey Advances to Gold Medal Game

Doug Pensinger/Getty Images Sport (SOCHI, Russia) –  Megan Bozak and Brianna Decked each tallied a goal and two assists as the U.S. women’s hockey team defeated Sweden 6-1 on Monday to advance to the gold medal game.
The Americans outshot Sweden …

Sochi 2014 Winter Games – Day 11 Results

Sochi 2014 Winter Games – Day 11 Results

ABC Sports Radio(NEW YORK) — Sochi 2014 Winter Games:
Medal Count
United States – 18
Russia – 18
Netherlands – 17
Norway – 15
Canada – 15
Germany – 13
Biathlon – Woman’s 12.5km Mass Start – Final
Gold: Darya Damrachova – Belarus – 35:25.6
Silver: Gabr…

Dutch Sweep Women’s 1,500 Meters

Dutch Sweep Women’s 1,500 Meters

JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images(SOCHI, Russia) — The Netherlands is destroying the competition on the speedskating oval at the Sochi Winter Olympics. The Dutch finished with the four fastest times in the Women’s 1,500 meters Sunday giving them 16 spee…

Kessel Scores Hat Trick As U.S. Defeats Slovenia, 5-1

Kessel Scores Hat Trick As U.S. Defeats Slovenia, 5-1

Martin Rose/Getty Images Sport(SOCHI, Russia) — Forward Phil Kessel scored a hat trick as the United States defeated Slovenia, 5-1 on Sunday in the preliminary round of Men’s Ice Hockey.
Kessel scored his first goal at 1:04 into the opening peri…

Sochi 2014 Winter Games – Day 10 Results

Sochi 2014 Winter Games – Day 10 Results

ABC Sports Radio(NEW YORK) — Sochi 2014 Winter Games:
Medal Count
Netherlands – 17
United States – 16
Russia – 16
Alpine Skiing – Men’s Super-G – Final
Gold: Kjetil Jansrud – Norway – 1:18.14
Silver: Andrew Weibrecht – United States – 1:18.44
Bronze: …

U.S. Earns Silver and Bronze in Men’s Super-G

U.S. Earns Silver and Bronze in Men’s Super-G

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia(KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia) — Norway’s Kjetil Jansrud beat out Americans Andrew Weibrecht and Bode Miller as well as Canadian Jan Hudec to win the gold in the super-g.
Jansrud finished with a time of 1 minute, 18.14 seconds to e…

Brodka Takes Gold in Men’s 1,500 Speedskating

Brodka Takes Gold in Men’s 1,500 Speedskating

DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images(SOCHI, Russia) — Poland’s Zbigniew Brodka edged the Netherlands’ Koen Verweij by three-thousandths of a second to win the gold medal in men’s 1,500 meters speedskating.
Verweij made a valiant effort to beat Brodka’s time….

Russian Skicross Racer Endures Broken Spine

Russian Skicross Racer Endures Broken Spine

Richard Heathcote/Getty Images(KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia) — Russian Olympic skicross racer Maria Komissarova broke her spine while on a training run at the PSX Olympic skicross venue at Rosa Kuhtor.
Komissarova went through 6 1/2 hours of surgery which…

U.S. Speedskaters Switch Suits

U.S. Speedskaters Switch Suits

Quinn Rooney/Getty Images(SOCHI, Russia) — The U.S. Speedskating team is changing suits after not medaling in the first six competitions in Sochi.
The IOC approved the switch less than an hour before the men’s 1500 meters.
“For the remainder of …

Sochi 2014 Winter Games – Day 9 Results

Sochi 2014 Winter Games – Day 9 Results

ABC Sports Radio(NEW YORK) — Sochi 2014 Winter Games:
Medal Count
Russia – 15
United States – 14
Norway – 14
Netherlands – 13
Germany – 12
Canada -12
 
Alpine Skiing – Women’s Super G – Final
Gold: Anna Fenninger – Austria – 1:25.52
Silver: Maria…

Austrian Anna Ferringer Takes Gold in Women’s Super-G

Austrian Anna Ferringer Takes Gold in Women’s Super-G

DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images(KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia) — Anna Ferringer finished her run in 1 minute, 25.52 seconds to become the third-straight Austrian woman to win the Olympic super-G event.
Austria has now won eight of a possible 24 medals tha…

Yuzuru Hanyu Wins Gold in Men’s Figure Skating

Yuzuru Hanyu Wins Gold in Men’s Figure Skating

AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post(SOCHI, Russia) — Yuzuru Hanyu became the first Japanese man to ever win an Olympic gold medal in figure skating Friday night in Sochi.
In an event filled with mistakes, the 19-year-old Hanyu fell on his opening jump and…

Sochi 2014 Winter Games – Day 8 Results

Sochi 2014 Winter Games – Day 8 Results

ABC Sports Radio(NEW YORK) — Sochi 2014 Winter Games:
Medal Count
Norway – 13
United States – 13
Netherlands – 12
Russia – 12
Canada – 11
Germany – 10
Cross Country – Men’s 15KM Classic Style – Final
Gold: Dario Cologna – Switzerland – 38:29.7
Silver:…

United States Defeats Slovakia in Ice Hockey, 7-1

United States Defeats Slovakia in Ice Hockey, 7-1

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images(SOCHI, Russia) — Center Paul Stastny scored two goals, as the United States blazed past Slovakia, 7-1 in the preliminary-round of Ice Hockey on Thursday.
With the U.S. leading, 2-1, Stastny scored his first goal at 2:32 int…

Figure Skater Evgeni Plushenko Withdraws from Competition

Figure Skater Evgeni Plushenko Withdraws from Competition

YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images(SOCHI, Russia) — Russian figure skater Evgeni Plushenko withdrew from the men’s short figure skating competition Thursday after falling during warm-up and apparently suffering an injury.
The 31-year-old skater had just…

Sochi 2014 Winter Games – Day 7 Results

Sochi 2014 Winter Games – Day 7 Results

ABC Sports Radio(NEW YORK) – Sochi 2014 Winter Games:
Medal Count
Norway – 13
Netherlands – 12
United States – 12
Russia – 11
Canada – 10
Germany – 10
Cross Country – Women’s 10 KM Classic Style
Gold: Justyna Kowalczyk – Poland – 28:17.8
Silver: Charlo…

USA Sweeps Men’s Ski Slopestyle

USA Sweeps Men’s Ski Slopestyle

ABC Sports Radio(KRASNAYA, POLYANA, Russia) — It’s an all American podium in men’s slopestyle skiing.
Joss Christensen earned the gold, Gus Kenworthy the silver and Nick Goepper (who skiis without poles) finished with the bronze as the U.S. sweeps the…

Kaitlyn Farrington Dominates in Huge Halfpipe Run

Kaitlyn Farrington Dominates in Huge Halfpipe Run

Richard Heathcote/Getty Images(SOCHI, Russia) – Kaitlyn Farrington led a dominant American snowboarding team in the women’s halfpipe competition Wednesday afternoon, scoring her first-ever gold medal.
The much-maligned halfpipe course felle…

Sochi 2014 Winter Games – Day 6 Results

Sochi 2014 Winter Games – Day 6 Results

ABC Sports Radio(NEW YORK) — Sochi 2014 Winter Games:
Medal Count
Norway – 12
Canada – 10 
Netherlands – 10
United States – 9
Russia – 9
Germany – 8 
Skiing – Women’s Downhill – Final
Gold: Tina Maze – Slovenia and Dominique Gisin – Switzerl…

History Made in Women’s Downhill Skiing

History Made in Women’s Downhill Skiing

Richard Heathcote/Getty Images(SOCHI, Russia) — For the first time in Winter Olympics history, two gold medals will be awarded in the Women’s Downhill Skiing. Both Tina Maze of Slovenia and Dominique Gisin of Switzerland finished their runs with a tim…

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