| Feb 17, 2014
| 3:54 PM
WOMEN'S GIANT SLALOM
We get the debut of potential breakout star Mikaela Shiffrin of the U.S. The 18-year-old is stronger in the slalom but could pick up her first Olympic medal in the giant slalom. The first of the two runs has been moved to earlier in...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 11:21 AM
The Winter Olympics, from Sochi, Russia, on TV.
Many of the most popular events will be broadcast in prime time and on the weekends on NBC. NBCSP is also airing events in prime time and picking up a number of live events in the early-morning hours....
| Jan 20, 2014
| 12:42 PM
Dogecoin, a cryptocurrency based on a popular Internet meme, saw its value greatly increase Monday as the result of the Jamaican bobsled team's crowdfunding efforts to get to the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia.
Jamaican athletes Winston Watt and...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 6:42 PM
Track star Lolo Jones will be heading to Sochi with the U.S. bobsled team, as she cleared the final hurdle Sunday in her well-documented quest to compete in the Winter Olympics.
The U.S. Bobsled & Skeleton Federation named Jones to the team, along...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 12:13 PM
A top American bobsledder has spoken out in defense of her national federation, saying officials were justified in their selections for the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
The U.S. Bobsled and Skeleton Federation has come under fire for naming track star Lolo...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 3:49 PM
The top U.S. women’s bobsled driver has defended the decision that made Lolo Jones one of the three sled pushers on the 2014 Olympic team.
In a Friday post to her Facebook page, driver Elana Meyers did not mention any of the athletes by name but...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 11:48 AM
Steven Holcomb, the veteran bobsled champion, and Kate Hansen, a promising slider in the luge, made it a banner day for U.S. competitors in season-ending World Cup competitions on Saturday.
Holcomb became the seventh two-man bobsled pilot in World Cup...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 9:25 AM
Steven Holcomb, the veteran bobsled champion, and Kate Hansen, a promising slider in the luge from La Cañada Flintridge, made it a banner day for U.S. competitors in season-ending World Cup competitions on Saturday.
Holcomb became the seventh two-man...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:37 PM
When: Feb. 16-17
Best of the U.S.: Pilot Steven Holcomb won the World Cup title last month, despite some frustration on European tracks.
Best of the rest: Francesco Friedrich of Germany and Switzerland's Beat Hefti could make things tough for Holcomb....
| 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 7, 2014
Chicagoan and Indianapolis 500 winner Bobby Rahal is out raising money for two very different kinds of racing teams.
The priority is his Rahal Letterman Lanigan (RLL) team, which Thursday won a multimillion-dollar sponsorship deal from the Army National...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 1:58 PM
Ryan Lochte injured his left knee in November when an excited fan inadvertently knocked him off a curb.
For safety's sake, the former Port Orange Spruce Creek and UF swimmer might want to avoid watching television, at least while the Winter Olympics are...