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Bach praises 'great dignity' of Ukrainian athletes

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — IOC President Thomas Bach has expressed his condolences to victims of the violence in Ukraine and praised Ukraine's Olympic athletes for continuing to compete at the Sochi Games.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 February 2014

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Holcomb and Langton win 2-man bronze for US

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — The first thing Steven Holcomb noticed when he crossed the finish line Monday night was that the Russian fans were wildly cheering.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 February 2014

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Davis, White of US win Olympic ice dance gold

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Through 17 years of grueling practices, of defeats and victories, Meryl Davis and Charlie White insist they've never considered parting ways.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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NBA All-Star MVP Irving sets sights on playoffs

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — Now that Kyrie Irving has added NBA All-Star MVP honors to his list of accomplishments, he and the rest of the Cleveland Cavaliers are focused on a push toward the Eastern Conference playoffs.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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Canada's Virtue-Moir bemoan coach's unavailability

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — Canadian ice dance silver medalists Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir bemoaned the split allegiance of coach Marina Zoueva, who also works with American gold medalists Meryl Davis and Charlie White.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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2 members of punk group Pussy Riot held in Sochi

 

UPDATE: 2 members of punk group Pussy Riot released

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — A member of the punk group Pussy Riot said she and one of her bandmates were detained Tuesday while walking in downtown Sochi, the host city of the Winter Olympics.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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NHL won't discuss 2018 Winter Games while in Sochi

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — The possibility of the NHL players competing in the 2018 Olympics won't be discussed by the league during the Sochi Games.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 18 February 2014

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Irving validates All-Star starting nod, wins MVP

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Kyrie Irving validated the fan vote and offered a glimpse of how good he can be when surrounded by first-rate players.

Last Updated on Monday, 17 February 2014

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