American stars struggling in Olympics' early days
Lindsay Vonn - THE face of the pre-Olympic marketing push in the States - and defending men's figure skating champion Evan Lysacek were unable to compete in Sochi because of injuries. Blackmun is pleased with those who did make it. Davis, for instance
Hanyu wins men's Olympic gold, Chan 2nd, Ten 3rd
rink were about two dozen banners supporting him and the Japanese team. Ten, coached by Frank Carroll, who helped Evan Lysacek win the 2010 gold medal, surged from ninth to third with a busy free skate that include three spot-on combination
Jason Brown hopes to skate in 2 more Olympics
for the Sochi Games a few weeks after his 19th birthday. He hopes to repeat the accomplishments of fellow American Evan Lysacek , who gained valuable experience in finishing fourth in 2006 at age 20. Four years later in Vancouver, Lysacek won
Frank Carroll dishes on Gracie Gold
Legendary figure skating coach Frank Carroll discusses Gracie Gold with his former student Michelle Kwan and Peter Schrager.