| Feb 18, 2014
| 5:24 PM
SOCHI, Russia — Youth was not served Tuesday. Instead, age was served on a rain-soaked platter.
The four women who ruined 18-year-old Mikaela Shiffrin's red-carpet debut had a 33-year total age advantage on the young American.
The top three...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 6:34 AM
SOCHI, Russia — United States alpine star Mikaela Shiffrin has finally arrived in Sochi, but not necessarily as a savior for the ski team's flagging (so far) fortunes.
"I don't think I can be the only one," she said at a Saturday press...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 1:35 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Matthias Mayer of Austria won the Olympic downhill Sunday as the big favorites struggled in Alpine skiing's signature race.
Mayer completed the Rosa Khutor course in 2 minutes 6.23 seconds. Christof Innerhofer of Italy took silver, 0.06...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 8:40 AM
SOCHI, Russia — Ted Ligety’s first Olympic gold medal in 2006 was such a gift it all but fell out of the sky from a gondola. Ligety was 21 in Turin, Italy, when he struck gold in the super combined, only because Bode Miller blew gold by...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 11:52 AM
It was a strange sight. After all this -- 16 years, five Winter Games and as many career obituaries as medals -- TV's most mercurial Olympics star, Bode Miller, was shown mainly as a man ... waiting.
Yes, later there would be that cringe-inducing...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:43 AM
SOCHI, Russia — For Sandro Viletta, it was a stunning Olympic gold.
For Ivica Kostelic, it was the same old Olympic silver.
The Swiss winner took advantage of a blistering slalom run to beat the favored Kostelic in Friday's super-combined, a...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 12:30 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Kjetil Jansrud won the fourth consecutive Olympic super-giant slalom gold medal for Norway, topping an early run by eventual bronze medalist Bode Miller U.S. and then watching a late charge fall just short by silver medalist Andrew...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 11:29 AM
VAIL, Colo. -- Lindsey Vonn says she isn't just ready to race again, she's ready to win again.
The star of the U.S. Ski Team said Friday she is way ahead of schedule in her rehabilitation less than a year after suffering a severe knee injury at the...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 4:17 PM
Lindsey Vonn is scheduled to do the official downhill training run Wednesday at Lake Louise, Alberta, the U.S. Ski Team said Tuesday evening.
Vonn will decide after a second training run Thursday whether she will compete in the World Cup races at Lake...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 12:45 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- Anna Fenninger won the gold medal in the Sochi Olympics women's super-G Saturday in a race in which many of the early skiers struggled to get down the tricky course.
The 24-year-old Austrian finished in 1 minute 25.52 seconds to beat...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 11:00 PM
The new face of the U.S. men's Alpine team has never skied "wasted," a la Bode Miller, but he has skied feeling sicker than a dog.
The face, in fact, could have used a box of tissues as he sniffled through an interview last November at training camp...