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Olympic TV highlights for Wednesday: Mikaela Shiffrin (hopefully) begins her medal chase

Olympic TV highlights for Wednesday: Mikaela Shiffrin (hopefully) begins her medal chase

Stop me if you’ve heard this before, but Mikaela Shiffrin is expected to make her Pyeongchang Games debut Wednesday night.

The Alpine ski racer and reigning World Cup champion, who most recently had her slalom race Tuesday postponed because of strong winds, will now look to earn her first gold of these Winter Olympics in the once-delayed giant slalom. Shiffrin’s a gold-medal favorite in the event as well as slalom and Alpine combined. Should she decide to compete in the downhill and super-G races, Shiffrin could become...

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