| Feb 11, 2014
| 5:54 AM
SOCHI, Russia – Jason Brown was intimidated at the prospect of getting on the ice with a living legend.
But Russia’s Evgeni Plushenko greeted Brown so warmly it did more than just allay his fears.
“The interaction with him made me so...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 1:04 PM
With slopestyle, figure skating and skeleton all in action Thursday, it was a day without one big narrative but plenty of juicy smaller ones.
Russian figure-skating superstar Evgeni Plushenko practically set off a local media riot when he had an 11th-...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:05 AM
Three-time Olympic medalist Evgeni Plushenko will return to the Games as a discretionary choice for the Russian figure skating team.
Plushenko risked missing the 2014 Sochi Olympics after struggling with back surgery and finishing second in his country'...
| Mar 22, 2009
There are certain inevitabilities to any figure skating competition. Plastic-wrapped flowers and stuffed animals will be thrown onto the ice. The audience will gasp at a botched triple Lutz, then break into mild applause for encouragement's sake. A gangly...
| May 26, 2010
| 4:36 AM
After 10 weeks, 17 dances and more sparkle and shine than the Main Street Electrical Parade, Season 10 of âDancing With the Starsâ has finally come to an end. And loosen up your buttons, ballroom fans, because the winner of......
| Jun 22, 2010
| 10:40 AM
There's an interesting opening screen at men's figure skater Evgeni Pluskenko's official website.......
| Feb 16, 2010
| 10:08 PM
Game on, guys.
Reigning Olympic champion Evgeni Plushenko posted a monster 90.85 points early in the men's short program Tuesday night, daring the competition to beat it. World champion Evan Lysacek and Japan's Daisuke Takahashi came pretty darn close,...
| Feb 19, 2010
| 9:57 PM
Two races, two medals. Bode Miller is putting together one heck of a Vancouver Olympics.
Miller picked up a silver in the super-G Friday to go with the bronze he won in the downhill.
Andrew Weibrecht surprisingly finished right behind Miller, plopping...
| Feb 20, 2006
Kimmie Meissner got gold-medal questions yesterday at a downtown news conference.
Speed skater Chad Hedrick, who won the 5,000-meter race last Saturday, asks about her availability to skate doubles with him. Fellow long-track skater Derek Parra, who...