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Sochi recap: Men’s freestyle skiing, halfpipe

As the snow piled on the halfpipe and messed with a number of freestyle skiers performances, 23-year-old David Wise for Team USA wiped out the competition for his first gold medal in the first historical Olympic event for men’s freestyle &helli...

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Sochi recap: Figure skating, mixed ice dance-short dance

Meryl Davis and Charlie White for Team USA stole the show once again by breaking a new world record and claiming first place for the qualifying round. Date: 16-Feb Sport: Figure Skating Event: Mixed Ice Dance-Short Dance How U.S fared: … Conti...

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Sochi recap: Freestyle skiing, Men’s slopestyle

Team USA sweeps all possible medals in the first men’s freestyle skiing finals. Date: 13-Feb Sport: Freestyle skiing Event: Men’s slopestyle Medalists: Joss Christensen (USA), Gus Kenworthy (USA), Nicholas Goepper (USA) SportsMyriad proje...

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Sochi recap: Snowboarding, men’s halfpipe

Shaun White falls short of becoming first man to win three Olympic gold medals in a row. Swiss rider Iouri Podlatchikov takes gold. Date: 11-Feb Sport: Snowboarding Event: Men’s halfpipe Medalists: Iouri Podladtchikov (Switzerland), Ayumu Hiran...

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Sochi: Figure skating, pairs short program

There was no short supply of talent tonight. Russia put on a strong performance, stealing the show and sending all three pairs to the free skate event. Date: 11-Feb Sport: Figure skating Event: Pairs short program How U.S. fared: Two … Continu...

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SportsMyriad Sochi Crew: Laura Taylor

I love hockey. The first games I ever watched were the 1995 Stanley Cup Finals on an old fuzzy-screened TV I wheeled into the radio station control room so I could watch while I worked. I stayed up for the … Continue reading →...

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