- Popov expects Olympics to bolster Russia's image Updated: Feb-22-14 2:12 pm
- Hail the Viktor: Ahn wins 2 short track golds Updated: Feb-21-14 5:37 pm
- 2 sports in 1 day yields Olympic record, no medal Updated: Feb-21-14 5:25 pm
- US skaters finally claim a medal on their last try Updated: Feb-21-14 5:21 pm
- Ahn leads Russia to Olympic gold in 5,000 relay Updated: Feb-21-14 2:03 pm
- SOCHI SCENE: Short track spills Updated: Feb-21-14 1:28 pm
- South Korea's Park wins Olympic 1,000 short track Updated: Feb-21-14 1:18 pm
- Ahn rallies to win Olympic 500 short track gold Updated: Feb-21-14 1:09 pm
- Olympic short track concludes with 3 finals Updated: Feb-20-14 6:11 pm
- US speedskaters down to final shots at medals Updated: Feb-20-14 9:46 am
- ISU looking at making speedskating more exciting Updated: Feb-20-14 9:11 am
- Eddy Alvarez crashes again at Olympic short track Updated: Feb-18-14 9:49 am
- Ter Mors advances for long, short track double Updated: Feb-18-14 9:06 am
- South Korea wins Olympic gold in 3,000 relay Updated: Feb-18-14 6:24 am
- Short track skater Celski goes for medal in 500 Updated: Feb-17-14 10:46 am
- Dutch double: Ter Mors combines long, short track Updated: Feb-16-14 3:00 pm
- Versatile Ter Mors leads another Dutch Sochi sweep Updated: Feb-16-14 12:11 pm
- Russians claim gold, silver in 1,000 short track Updated: Feb-15-14 7:44 am
- China's Zhou wins Olympic 1,500 short track gold Updated: Feb-15-14 7:31 am
- Skater Emily Scott gets help on way to Sochi Updated: Feb-14-14 11:07 am
- Fast on ice: China gets 2 Olympic golds in 3 hours Updated: Feb-13-14 2:26 pm
- China's Li wins crash-filled 500 Olympic final Updated: Feb-13-14 9:07 am
- Ahn seeks short track gold for adopted Russia Updated: Feb-11-14 7:35 pm
- SOCHI SCENE: Bradbury's Back Updated: Feb-10-14 2:23 am
- Missouri Olympian speed skates to Sochi Updated: Feb-07-14 12:52 pm
SOCHI, Russia - Alexander Popov believes the Winter Olympics will go down as a landmark event for Russia, and he hopes it will change outside impressions of his homeland.
SOCHI, Russia - Viktor Ahn was already a Russian citizen. At the Sochi Olympics, he was embraced as a national hero by his adopted country.
SOCHI, Russia - Jorien ter Mors' busy day started with an Olympic record. It ended without the medal and piece of history she was hoping for.
SOCHI, Russia - J.R. Celski and his three U.S. teammates clasped hands, crouched down, and feigned as though they were about to leap onto the podium.
SOCHI, Russia - Viktor Ahn led Russia to Olympic gold in the 5,000-meter relay Friday, giving the short track star a record-tying eighth career medal.
SOCHI, Russia - Short track speedskating in Sochi sure is living up to its reputation as roller derby on ice.
SOCHI, Russia - Park Seung-hi of South Korea won Olympic gold in women's 1,000 meter short track, giving her a third medal at the Sochi Games.
SOCHI, Russia - Viktor Ahn of Russia won Olympic gold in the 500 meters Friday, giving the short track star his seventh career medal in the only event he had never won at the games.
SOCHI, Russia - Viktor Ahn opened the short track competition by giving Russia its first Olympic medal in the frenetic sport. Now the red-haired skater can make history on the final night of competition by winning the only gold medal that is missing from his collection.
SOCHI, Russia - Shani Davis never thought it would come to this.
SOCHI, Russia - The International Skating Union is looking to make Olympic speedskating more exciting for fans, and it's considering things like mass start events and mixed team pursuit races.
SOCHI, Russia - Eddy Alvarez is very familiar with the pads at the Iceberg Skating Palace.
SOCHI, Russia - After the smoothest of rides earned her a gold medal on the big oval, Jorien ter Mors returned very quickly to the rough and tumble of the short track.
SOCHI, Russia - South Korea won the women's Olympic short track 3,000-meter relay, passing China on the last lap to take the lead.
SOCHI, Russia - J.R. Celski is down to his last chance to win an individual medal at the Sochi Olympics.
SOCHI, Russia - The Dutch pride themselves on a trait they call "nuchterheid," a sort of down-to-earth pragmatism that defies easy translation. Jorien ter Mors embodies it.
SOCHI, Russia - The Dutch are just racing themselves at the Olympic speedskating oval.
SOCHI, Russia - Viktor Ahn of Russia won the gold medal in men's 1,000 short track, with teammate Vladimir Grigorev taking the silver.
SOCHI, Russia - Zhou Yang of China won the women's 1,500-meter short track gold medal, successfully defending the Olympic title she won four years ago.
SOCHI, Russia - Emily Scott's dad made it through strange airports in far-flung countries to watch her skate in short track at the Winter Olympics. Her mom, if she's lucky, may get to watch her on TV in prison.
SOCHI, Russia - On a big day for China at the Sochi Olympics, speedskater Zhang Hong produced the biggest surprise of all with an overpowering early run in the 1,000 meters that none of the favorites came close to beating.
SOCHI, Russia - In the slippery world of short track, China kept its grip solidly on the Olympic gold medal.
SOCHI, Russia - New name, new country, nearly the same old Viktor Ahn.
SOCHI, Russia - The man responsible for one of short track speedskating's enduring memories is back at the Olympics.
COLUMBIA, Missouri - A short track speed skater from Springfield who raised nearly $50,000 online to cover training costs is one of just two Missourians competing at the Winter Olympics in Russia.