| Feb 6, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Bobsled, skeleton or speed-skating?
Maybe your gang gets more excited about the jumps and twists snowboarders execute or watching ski racers bomb down the mountain.
This year, do a lot more than just watch the Olympians as the Winter Games get under way...
| Feb 23, 2014
| 12:10 AM
All times are Pacific.
Ch. 4: 3:30-7 a.m. — Men’s Hockey - Gold Medal Final (LIVE IN ALL TIME ZONES)
Ch. 4: 2-6 p.m. — Men’s Cross-Country - 50km Freestyle Gold Medal Final; Four-Man Bobsled - Gold Medal Final Runs...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 4:12 AM
SOCHI, Russia — Dario Cologna had the strongest finish to win the men's 15-kilometer Classic/15-kilometer free skiathlon at the Sochi Olympics on Sunday, showing he's back to full fitness after a season disrupted by an ankle injury.
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:26 AM
SOCHI, Russia - Darya Domracheva of Belarus won gold in the women's biathlon 10-kilometer pursuit at the Sochi Olympics.
She led most of the race and only missed the last target before finishing in 29 minutes, 30.7 seconds Tuesday.
Tora Berger of...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Tim Burke grew up in an Adirondack Mountain hamlet with no stores, no gas station, no neighbor within a half-mile of his house and just 671 people, period, according to the 2010 census of Paul Smiths, N.Y.
And then, as a 12-year-old, Burke took up a...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 3:33 PM
It was quite a Wednesday for two U.S. women in winter sports where their country has had little or no historic success.
Veteran cross-country skier Kikkan Randall added another line to her litany of impressive career firsts when she became the first U....
| Jul 10, 2012
The Olympics are now in their third century. In that time, the spirit of the Games hasn’t much changed — seemingly everywhere, people have followed them and been swept up in the euphoria of it all — but the events that are part of it...
| Feb 10, 2010
As you watch the Winter Olympics, it's easy to see that no single body type represents the "ideal" athlete. Folks in ski jumping, short track speedskating and freestyle skiing tend to bulge with muscle, while those in the biathlon and Nordic combined tend...
| Jan 16, 2009
HBO profiles NBC's Al Michaels on the "Real Sports" episode debuting Tuesday night. Click below for excerpts, including Michaels discussing the "dumb luck" that landed him alongside former Cornell goalie Ken Dryden for the 1980 Olympic hockey tournament,...
| Jan 3, 2010
Happy new year! Only 5 1/2 weeks to the opening of the 2010 Winter Olympics. And it's already clear that Olympic junkies will have no trouble getting their TV fix this February. The flagship Olympic network, NBC, will have about......
| Feb 8, 2010
VANCOUVER, Canada -- International Olympic Committee President Jacques Rogge is concerned enough about doping among Russian biathletes and cross-country skiers that he has raised the issue with Russian Federation President Dmitry Medvedev. ``We have...