| Jan 30, 2014
| 10:36 PM
Jack Mortell leaned in and his eyes widened at the scenario he dreamed up: Who would win if all the gold medalists in speedskating from the upcoming Winter Olympics faced off against one another?
"I think people would want to know, don't you?" Mortell...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 7:48 PM
In May, a bland hotel conference room near Salt Lake City was transformed into a sparkling wonderland with white drapes lining the walls, silver streamers as table centerpieces and sleek speedskating skin suits on display. The scene suggested the Grammys,...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 5:15 PM
It was the late 1990s and Louie Vito was just getting started as a snowboarder, still a few years away from the big time. Someone suggested that it might help to hire a personal trainer.
Vito had a predictable snowboarder's response.
"It was like,...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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The Biggest Loser The contestants train...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 6:23 PM
The countdown has begun — only 30 days remain until the opening ceremony for the 2014 Sochi Olympics.
Eighty-five countries are expected to bring 5,500 athletes and team members to Russia in early February. They will compete in 98 events spread...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 7:45 AM
The Winter Olympics has long embraced offbeat events, awarding medals for skills that are essentially head-first sledding and target-practice on skis.
But when NBC's coverage of the quadrennial competition begins from Sochi, Russia on Feb. 6, the Winter...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Apolo Anton Ohno, America's most decorated Winter Olympic athlete, may have retired from short track speed skating, but he'll be at the Winter Olympics anyway next year.
NBC Sports Group announced this weekend that it has signed Ohno as an analyst for...
| Feb 9, 2013
Apolo Anton Ohno, the most decorated U.S. Winter Olympian of all time, was practicing for the 2002 Games when he learned he had exercise-induced asthma. It obviously didn't destroy the sporting career of the eight-time medalist. And now he is the public...
| Mar 12, 2011
| 4:33 PM
For the first time in 35 years, the United States has the overall leaders going into the final day of the World Short Track Speedskating Championship. Simon Cho of Laurel, Md., moved into the men's lead by winning the 500......
| Nov 2, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Five years and 200 episodes ago, "Dancing With the Stars" debuted on ABC, a small reality-TV series imported from across the pond, in which celebrities were paired up with professional ballroom dancers and pranced around a rectangular stage vying for........
| Oct 27, 2010
| 4:34 AM
Alas, turned out the Hills arenât alive, and neither were Audrina Patridgeâs chances of making it to the end of Season 11âs âDancing With the Starsâ competition. In an unexpected twist, the fairly high scoring but emotionally...