American figure skaters shine; men’s curling fails to reach bronze

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Meyers Taylor’s two women warm up well for third place at halfway mark

Team USA’s Elana Meyers Taylor and pusher Sylvia Hoffman went through two “huge” two-runs for third place. Says Meyers Taylor: “We’re going to go after him and attack tomorrow.”

FREESTYLE SKIING

Eileen Gu sends a statement with a near-perfect pipe finale, Run 2

Hitting nearly 14 feet on her opening cork Buick 900 from the right side, China’s Eileen Gu upped her score in the halfpipe final by adding back-to-back flat spins at the end of the second run to score a 95.25.

CURLING

USA falls to Canada in men’s curling bronze medal game

The US men’s curling team was held short of the podium after an 8-5 loss to Canada in Friday’s bronze medal game.

FIGURE SKATING

Ashley Cain-Gribble and Timothy LeDuc shine in the short program

American figure skaters Ashley Cain-Gribble and Timothy LeDuc shine in the pairs short program of the 2022 Winter Olympics. Cain-Gribble and LeDuc scored 74.13 points.

China’s Sui and Han lead after dazzling short program

China’s Sui Wenjing and Han Cong dazzle with their routine in the pairs short program of the 2022 Winter Olympics. The pair are in first place in the free skate.

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BOB SLEDGE

Bobsledder Elana Meyers Taylor on her son and his support system

37-year-old bobsledder Elana Meyers Taylor is preparing for what could be the last race of her Olympic career, with her toddler and husband by her side.

SPEED SKATING

From blade to boot, not all ice skates are created equal

Jo Ling Kent learns what crucial design details make different types of skates unique, with help from figure skater Ashley Wagner and speed skater Joey Cheek.

FREESTYLE SKIING

How Brita Sigourney’s Pets Helped Her Overcome Her Injuries

With a long list of serious injuries, freestyle skier Brita Sigourney has become “a bit battered”, but her love of the sport and her two furry friends are keeping her back to halfpipe.

OLYMPIC HISTORY

12 years ago to the day, the United States was reaching unprecedented heights

On February 17, 2002, Team USA had its most successful day ever at the Winter Games. A trio of athletes who have become icons in their sport have made golden history. Sam Brock looks at the winning moments that have yet to be overcome.

OLYMPICS RECAP

Relive the best moments of the 13th Olympic Day

From Alex Hall and Nick Goepper going 1-2 in slopestyle skiing to a heroic effort by the USA men’s hockey team against Slovakia, relive the most thrilling moments

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