| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:11 AM
Ten things about the upcoming Winter Olympics that I know, and you should, too.
1. Reigning world and Olympic figure skating champion Kim Yuna of South Korea said in a statement Tuesday that her first competition of this season will be the Golden...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:20 PM
MOSCOW — Clouds of dust. Piles of rubble. Muddy roads and construction sites.
Oleg Rubezhansky looks around Sochi and says: "We live like in a besieged town during the war."
His Russian city is not under attack, it is scrambling to finish...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 12:26 PM
Ted Ligety finished last ski season by winning six of eight races and repeating as world champion in the giant slalom.
On Sunday, he began a new season in fitting style.
The American racer won the GS in Soelden, Austria, by 0.79 seconds over Alexis...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 2:41 PM
PARK CITY, Utah - Four-time Olympian Bode Miller, the greatest men's alpine skier in U.S. history, said Russia's anti-gay law showed an intolerance and ignorance that embarrassed him as a human being.
Miller, the winner of five Olympic medals, took one...
| Oct 20, 2013
Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross, the top-seeded women's team at the AVP Championships beach volleyball tournament in Huntington Beach, lost a set Saturday but not a match.
Jake Gibb and Casey Patterson, the top-seeded men's duo that is on a four-...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 3:50 PM
PARK CITY, Utah – Ashley Wagner was well prepared for the question. During a U.S. Figure Skating training camp in late August, she and other skaters had been told to expect it. The U.S. Olympic Committee told the skaters what its position was, and...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 5:34 PM
They installed the first outdoor Olympic rings Wednesday in Sochi, Russia, a 60-by-30-foot reminder that Thursday marks a year to go before the opening of the 2014 Winter Games.
The temperature was 61.
That incongruity brings up the first of a baker's...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 7:12 AM
The United States racked up a record 37 medals, including nine gold, at the 2010 Winter Olympics.
With the pre-Olympic World Cup and world championship winter sports season over for U.S. athletes, it’s a good time to look at the U.S. chances for...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 12:12 PM
SALT LAKE CITY — I opened the drapes Thursday morning and saw snow everywhere.
Was it a dream or was it really March 21? What year was it? Who was president?
I was in that foggy state of early-morning rising.
Panicked I would miss Bode Miller...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 7:01 AM
Ted Ligety took his place among Alpine skiing greats when he won Friday's giant slalom at the World Championships in Schladming, Austria.
Ligety became the first man to win three titles in a single worlds since the legendary Jean-Claude Killy of...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Five-time Olympic gold medalist tweets: "I have found the one!!! And convinced her to marry me"...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 5:52 PM
Wednesday's winter weather proved to be a godsend for area ski resorts. Snowmaking reached full bore at Bear Creek and Blue Mountain as both resorts scurried to make up for snowmaking time lost to warm weather.
Snowguns were blasting fresh powder along...