Women's skating

Gold medalist Alina Zagitova, right, of the Olympic Athletes of Russia poses for a photo with compatriot and silver medalist Evgenia Medvedeva at the women's free figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
February 23, 2018 - 1:12 am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — By the time the final group of figure skaters took the ice at Gangneung Ice Arena, things had been pretty much decided. Russia would win its first gold of the games, and the only question was whether Alina Zagitova or Evgenia Medvedeva would stand on the top level of...
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Gold medalist Alina Zagitova, right, of the Olympic Athletes of Russia poses for a photo with compatriot and silver medalist Evgenia Medvedeva at the women's free figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 23, 2018.(AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
February 23, 2018 - 1:00 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Highlights from media coverage of the Pyeongchang Olympics: FIGHT TO THE FINISH: It was the "showdown everyone's been waiting for," analyst Tanith White said. "Brass knuckles under velvet gloves," Johnny Weir said. NBC practically panted in its effort to make the competition between...
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Redmond Gerard, of the United States, jumps during the men's Big Air snowboard qualification competition at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
February 22, 2018 - 11:15 pm
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Figure skating may be over at the Pyeongchang Games, but don't worry, there is still curling! And lots of other events to watch Friday at the Olympics. We've got the lowdown on what to look out for. (All times Eastern.) SNOWBOARD Men's Big Air final runs are at 8:30...
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Jocelyne Larocque, (3), of Canada, holds her silver medal after losing to the United States in the women's gold medal hockey game at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
February 22, 2018 - 11:01 pm
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 1 p.m. Canadian defenseman Jocelyne Larocque says she wishes she hadn't taken off her silver medal almost immediately after it was placed around her neck at the Pyeongchang Olympics. Larocque issued a...
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Mirai Nagasu of the United States reacts as her scores are posted following her performance in the women's short program figure skating in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
February 22, 2018 - 7:00 pm
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — One by one, the best in American figure skating fell to the ice, their Olympic hopes dashed in the opening seconds of their short programs at the Pyeongchang Games. It was emblematic of the state of U.S. figure skating. Sure, Nathan Chen did rebound from a dismal short...
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February 22, 2018 - 10:57 am
OLYMPICS U.S. women's hockey team strikes gold PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The U.S. women's hockey team has ended Canada's run of Olympic gold medals, but it took a shootout to do it. Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson scored in the first extra round of the first shootout tiebreaker in Olympic women's...
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Suzanne Schulting of the Netherlands celebrates after winning the women's 1000 meters short track speedskating A final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
February 22, 2018 - 10:22 am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Science, method, investment, sheer determination — the Dutch set up a short-track program from scratch a dozen years ago in the hope of branching out its gold medal income from long-track speedskating. Frustratingly, their program had no Olympic title to show for it —...
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Choi Minjeong of South Korea and teammate Shim Sukhee, right, crash during their women's 1000 meters short track speedskating A final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
February 22, 2018 - 9:29 am
GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — There were crashes, penalties, shattered blades and surprises. It all added up to a historic night of short-track racing Thursday, with South Korea winning a leading six medals in the nation's favorite Winter Olympic sport but no gold on the last night of competition...
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In this Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, photo, Kim Muir, her son Vincenzo and daughter Alexis arrive at Holt Korea in Seoul, South Korea. Muir returned to South Korea for the first time since she was adopted by an American family at 4 years old. She is 45 now and is a renowned skating teacher who trains hockey players how to skate more efficiently. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
February 22, 2018 - 7:58 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Kim Muir can now say that she has made it all the way back. To the place where her life began in so much uncertainty. To the place where she was adopted as a 4-year-old orphan by an American family that raised her as its own. The skating coach, now 45, got to witness...
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