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
Elmo says Go USA!
family pavilion at all USOC Road to Sochi Tour stops. And even though he won't be in Sochi, gold medal figure skater Evan Lysacek will appear in a Sesame Street episode that will air in February 2014.
Biellmann, Nichol make Hall of Fame
Sochi Games, Nichol choreographed programs for 11 single skaters and one pairs team, representing seven countries. Among the skaters she has worked with are 2010 Olympic champion Evan Lysacek and five-time world champion Michelle Kwan.
SOCHI SCENE: Quad after quad
dunks. In Wednesday's practice, he nailed 12 of them, according to no less a source than 2010 Olympic champion Evan Lysacek . That's a season's worth of quads in competition mode for some skaters. The 23-year-old Canadian shrugs and
US behind after Abbott falls
time U.S. champ, he has never captured that magic on the biggest of stages. Before the 2010 Olympics, he beat Evan Lysacek at nationals, only to finish ninth in Vancouver while his compatriot won gold. Thursday's short program looked a
Gracie Gold preps for pressure of first Olympics
but he's been doing this long enough to know that's impossible to predict. The 74-year-old coach, who guided Evan Lysacek to the gold medal four years ago, took her on in September when he realized the injured Lysacek likely wouldn't be
Frank Carroll dishes on Gracie Gold
Legendary figure skating coach Frank Carroll discusses Gracie Gold with his former student Michelle Kwan and Peter Schrager.