Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement, the first step toward possibly swimming at the 2016 Rio Olympics. The 22-time Olympic medalist will compete for the first time since the 2012 London Games at a meet in Mesa, Ariz., on April 24-26.
TED ANTHONY, AP National Writer
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — By the busload, the world’s athletes and visitors rolled toward Sochi’s airport and took off … More »
As the Olympic circus packs up and flies away from Russia, the Black Sea city of Sochi is looking anxiously toward the future.
LONDON (AP) — For athletes and spectators at Sochi, it’s time to pack up. But for the host cities, the real challenge begins with … More »
The largest Winter Olympics in history were always going to bring records and unprecedented achievements.
Despite the sequined, ruffled and feathered costumes seen on center ice at the Iceberg Skating Palace, figure skating fans found themselves utterly transfixed by the outfits of NBC commentators Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir. Tanith Belbin goes inside the adjoining Sochi hotel rooms of the two former Olympic figure skaters and gets a tour of their glamorous closets.
Hear the best of the irreverent and hilarious calls from the host announcers at the Olympics.
GREG BEACHAM, AP Sports Writer
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — For the rematch, Canada skipped the overtime and shelved the theatrics.
One slick goal and … More »
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — The United States men’s hockey team heard plenty about the “Miracle on Ice” in 1980 during this Olympic trip to … More »
BARRY WILNER, AP Sports Writer
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Leave it to figure skating and judging, where winning can be obscured by whining.
Any … More »
DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer
In Sweden, commentators have fun with Norway’s misfortunes. The Dutch can’t get enough of their speedskaters. Japan is so … More »
Warn your boss. Today is USA vs. Canada day on NBCSN. A rematch of the 2010 Vancouver gold medal game will decide who plays for gold and who plays for bronze.
JIMMY GOLEN, AP Sports Writer
SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Marie-Philip Poulin scored twice for the second straight Olympic gold medal game and Canada beat … More »
WILL GRAVES, AP Sports Writer
KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — This one was for Sarah.
Braid spinning in the chilly mountain air, Maddie Bowman … More »
You don’t hear about world-class skiers being raised in Indiana, but Nick Goepper was and despite the geographical obstacle he faced growing up, he ended up on an Olympic podium.