Olympics News Wire

The following stories are the most recent transmissions from ESPN.com wire sources.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

AP PHOTOS: Highlights of Day 11 at the Pyeongchang Olympics (AP, 4:31 AM ET)
Slovenia hockey player tests positive for doping at Olympics (AP, 4:20 AM ET)
The Latest: Germans make change to mixed relay biathlon team (AP, 4:09 AM ET)
Skating coach making emotional return to South Korea (AP, 3:18 AM ET)
Joint Koreas hockey team ends historic Olympic run (AP, 3:18 AM ET)
Slovenia hockey player tests positive for doping at Olympics (AP, 4:20 AM ET)
The Latest: Germans make change to mixed relay biathlon team (AP, 4:09 AM ET)
Joint Koreas hockey team ends historic Olympic run (AP, 3:18 AM ET)
US beats Slovakia 5-1, will play Czechs in Olympic quarters (AP, 2:50 AM ET)
Cassie Sharpe soars in a gold-medal tribute to Sarah Burke (AP, 2:34 AM ET)
American triumph and disappointment in Olympic ice dance (AP, 1:40 AM ET)
Virtue, Moir win ice dance for 3rd career Olympic gold medal (AP, 1:26 AM ET)
Forget tourism: Pyeongchang's legacy probably debt and anger (AP, 1:18 AM ET)
Shiffrin relaxed, fast and focused on Olympic combined event (AP, 1:18 AM ET)
French ice dancer doesn't risk another wardrobe malfunction (AP, 12:20 AM ET)
Vonn trying not to think of downhill as her last at Olympics (AP, 12:16 AM ET)

Monday, February 19, 2018

Canada's Sharpe soars to gold in women's freestyle halfpipe (AP, 11:54 PM ET)
Virtue, Moir win ice dance for 3rd career Olympic gold medal (AP, 11:48 PM ET)
The Latest: 2-man bobsled even closer than first thought (AP, 11:42 PM ET)
Before the curling, icemasters go to work on Olympic surface (AP, 10:52 PM ET)
What to watch from Pyeongchang on Day 11 of the Olympics (AP, 10:20 PM ET)
Vonn trying not to think of downhill as her last at Olympics (AP, 9:06 PM ET)
Canada hopes to claim ice dance gold at Pyeongchang Olympics (AP, 8:04 PM ET)
Wardrobe issues causes Olympic stress for French skaters (AP, 7:26 PM ET)
Slow Sunday in Olympic ratings; another wardrobe malfunction (AP, 6:28 PM ET)
Injured Alpine ski racers miss years, not days, at a time (AP, 3:22 PM ET)
Once again, US will meet Canada for women's hockey gold (AP, 3:11 PM ET)
Hero, harasser or both? Shaun White's newly complex legacy (AP, 2:50 PM ET)
Johansson leads Norway to Olympic ski jumping team title (AP, 10:48 AM ET)
Americans off to slow start in sliding, aim at turnaround (AP, 10:34 AM ET)
Freestyle skier's complex path offers Olympic Rorschach test (AP, 10:29 AM ET)
Fit to be tied: Canada, Germany share 2-man bobsled gold (AP, 10:29 AM ET)
US women back in gold medal game after 5-0 win over Finland (AP, 10:24 AM ET)
Canada women beat Russia 5-0, will meet US in hockey final (AP, 10:16 AM ET)
Lorentzen puts Norway back on Olympic speedskating map (AP, 10:11 AM ET)
US coach: No fear of suspension for women's hockey final (AP, 9:52 AM ET)
From ditch-digger to Olympics, Klinkhammer savors journey (AP, 9:43 AM ET)
AP PHOTOS: Highlights of Day 10 at the Pyeongchang Olympics (AP, 8:32 AM ET)
Dutch, Japan top women's team pursuit qualifying at Olympics (AP, 8:30 AM ET)
Olympic curling world stunned by Russian doping scandal (AP, 8:04 AM ET)
Doping charge could hurt Russia's chance at reinstatement (AP, 7:57 AM ET)
US out to solve its Olympics scoring problem vs Slovakia (AP, 7:40 AM ET)
Shiffrin drops out of Olympic downhill after schedule change (AP, 7:31 AM ET)
Column: Cheating Russians should have never been in Olympics (AP, 6:19 AM ET)
Only On AP: Puck, player tracking being tested at Olympics (AP, 6:16 AM ET)
AP PHOTOS: Shadows and light at the Pyeongchang Olympics (AP, 5:34 AM ET)
Olympic women's hockey expanding from 8 to 10 teams in 2022 (AP, 5:00 AM ET)
Q&A: Meldonium, the drug in Russia's Olympic doping case (AP, 4:14 AM ET)
Virtue, Moir win ice dance for 3rd career Olympic gold medal (AP, 11:48 PM ET)
The Latest: 2-man bobsled even closer than first thought (AP, 11:42 PM ET)
Wardrobe issues causes Olympic stress for French skaters (AP, 7:26 PM ET)
US women back in gold medal game after 5-0 win over Finland (AP, 10:24 AM ET)
US coach: No fear of suspension for women's hockey final (AP, 9:52 AM ET)
Doping charge could hurt Russia's chance at reinstatement (AP, 7:57 AM ET)
Hands off? Players take precautions because of norovirus (AP, 2:50 AM ET)
2 Americans skating for South Korea make cut in ice dance (AP, 2:36 AM ET)
As athletes struggle, Kim Jong Un dreams of Olympic glory (AP, 2:31 AM ET)
US shows power in Olympic short dance with 3rd, 4th and 7th (AP, 2:02 AM ET)
Sick tricks! Big Air bounds into Olympics on a high note (AP, 1:54 AM ET)
Lindsey Vonn tells her Twitter critics: 'I won't back down' (AP, 1:40 AM ET)
Biathlon "king" Bjoerndalen cheerleading in Pyeongchang (AP, 12:01 AM ET)

Sunday, February 18, 2018

The Latest: Russian curlers say medalist tested positive (AP, 11:56 PM ET)
Elana Meyers Taylor dealing with Achilles' issue at Olympics (AP, 11:44 PM ET)
As athletes struggle, Kim Jong Un dreams of Olympic glory (AP, 11:23 PM ET)
Rippon changes mind and won't accept NBC job (AP, 11:16 PM ET)
As players take precautions, Wisniewski's dad has norovirus (AP, 11:14 PM ET)
Olympic women's hockey expanding from 8 to 10 teams in 2022 (AP, 11:06 PM ET)
Karin Harjo among few female ski coaches on World Cup level (AP, 11:04 PM ET)
"Shy kid" Karen Chen has a plan for fighting off nerves (AP, 10:43 PM ET)
What to watch from Pyeongchang - Day 10 (AP, 10:10 PM ET)
Kentucky 2030? Could Korea export its rural Olympic gamble? (AP, 9:57 PM ET)
Ice dancing, women's hockey semifinals on tap at Olympics (AP, 8:14 PM ET)
NBC searches for Olympic clips to go viral (AP, 3:59 PM ET)
Column: Red, white and bruised, US struggles to win medals (AP, 1:51 PM ET)
Olympians put hockey seasons on hold as teams play back home (AP, 12:39 PM ET)
Canada advances to quarters with 4-0 win vs South Korea (AP, 12:17 PM ET)
Sweden beats Finland 3-1 to win Olympic Group C (AP, 10:21 AM ET)
US to play Slovakia in Olympic hockey qualification playoff (AP, 10:07 AM ET)
South Koreans, Dutch lead team pursuit qualifying (AP, 9:55 AM ET)
Germany, Canada lead in 2-man bobsled, US struggles (AP, 9:23 AM ET)
Japan's Kodaira wins Olympic 500 over South Korea's Lee (AP, 9:21 AM ET)
Abramenko's aerials win gives Ukraine rare Olympic gold (AP, 9:07 AM ET)
France's Fourcade nips Schempp for gold in mass start (AP, 9:03 AM ET)
Russian athlete suspected of doping at Olympics (AP, 8:51 AM ET)
American men in danger of being shut out of Alpine medals (AP, 8:39 AM ET)
Kenworthy gets a kiss on TV; day made despite finishing last (AP, 8:31 AM ET)
AP PHOTOS: Beauty in the details at Pyeongchang Olympics (AP, 8:25 AM ET)
Hirscher gets gold again, Braaten wins slopestyle (AP, 7:59 AM ET)
Hard falls at Olympics but no hard rules about concussions (AP, 6:25 AM ET)
American women try to sharpen aim for semifinal vs. Finland (AP, 6:09 AM ET)
Swiss women beats Korea, Japan wins 1st OT game of Olympics (AP, 6:02 AM ET)
British women curlers lose on rare hog line violation (AP, 5:53 AM ET)
Czechs beat Swiss 4-1 for 3rd win in Olympic hockey (AP, 5:22 AM ET)
Norway continues cross-country dominance with relay win (AP, 5:13 AM ET)
AP PHOTOS: Highlights of Day 9 at the Pyeongchang Olympics (AP, 4:59 AM ET)
Hirscher: 2nd gold by largest Olympic GS margin in 50 years (AP, 4:27 AM ET)
Goepper's journey back from depression ends with 2nd medal (AP, 4:05 AM ET)
The Latest: Russian curlers say medalist tested positive (AP, 11:56 PM ET)
Rippon changes mind and won't accept NBC job (AP, 11:16 PM ET)
NBC searches for Olympic clips to go viral (AP, 3:59 PM ET)
Kenworthy gets a kiss on TV; day made despite finishing last (AP, 8:31 AM ET)
Swiss women beats Korea, Japan wins 1st OT game of Olympics (AP, 6:02 AM ET)
Hirscher: 2nd gold by largest Olympic GS margin in 50 years (AP, 4:27 AM ET)
Hanyu's path to 2nd Olympic gold was paved with patience (AP, 2:33 AM ET)
Ted Ligety finishes 15th in Olympic GS title defense (AP, 1:51 AM ET)
Germany beats Norway 2-1 in shootout at Olympics (AP, 1:09 AM ET)
Russians face unfamiliar wait for first Olympic gold (AP, 1:01 AM ET)

Saturday, February 17, 2018

Where you from? Sometimes, skaters have surprise answer (AP, 11:51 PM ET)
The Latest: Russia has uniforms ready for closing ceremony (AP, 11:43 PM ET)
What to watch from Pyeongchang on Day 9 of the Olympics (AP, 11:27 PM ET)
American ice dancer still relies on mom to make her costumes (AP, 10:43 PM ET)
Hanyu's path to 2nd Olympic gold was paved with patience (AP, 10:33 PM ET)
Hirscher takes big 1st-run lead in Olympic giant slalom (AP, 10:23 PM ET)
Ligety's slow 1st run likely ends medal hopes in GS defense (AP, 10:23 PM ET)
Record-breaking Kovalchuk remains sharp despite KHL play (AP, 10:13 PM ET)
Self-proclaimed 'icon' Adam Rippon takes final Olympic skate (AP, 9:31 PM ET)
Moon won't discuss possible summit with North Korea's Kim (AP, 8:33 PM ET)
World's best male Alpine skier vies for 2nd Pyeongchang gold (AP, 8:19 PM ET)
Oops! Don't forget that miracles can happen in sports (AP, 7:24 PM ET)
Tied for 6th, Vonn points to key mistake; also erred earlier (AP, 3:31 PM ET)
Kovalchuk scores twice, Russians outclass US 4-0 at Olympics (AP, 11:43 AM ET)
King of large hill, Stoch wins Olympic gold in ski jumping (AP, 10:55 AM ET)
Slovenia tops Slovakia 3-2 in shootout at Olympics (AP, 10:13 AM ET)
Hanyu wins history-making gold, Ledecka stuns in super-G (AP, 9:53 AM ET)
Yarnold wins second straight Olympic women's skeleton gold (AP, 9:49 AM ET)
Canadian women curlers finally get Olympic win, beat US 11-3 (AP, 9:39 AM ET)
Kuzmina grabs 3rd medal, 1st gold at Pyeongchang Olympics (AP, 9:29 AM ET)
Canada, US earn Olympic gold and silver in short track (AP, 9:21 AM ET)
AP PHOTOS: Highlights of Day 8 at the Winter Olympics (AP, 9:07 AM ET)
Erin Jackson, speedskating 'newbie,' is surprise Olympian (AP, 9:03 AM ET)
Marit Bjoergen ties Winter Olympic record with 13th medal (AP, 8:39 AM ET)
Column: US Olympic movement keeps failing young athletes (AP, 8:13 AM ET)
No NHL players means more mistakes and goals at Olympics (AP, 8:11 AM ET)
AP PHOTOS: Thrills - and spills - at Pyeongchang Olympics (AP, 7:45 AM ET)
Hanyu defends Olympic gold medal in men's figure skating (AP, 7:31 AM ET)
Column: A visit to Observation Post 717 in the DMZ (AP, 7:09 AM ET)
'Is this a kind of mistake?' Snowboarder wins Alpine gold (AP, 6:51 AM ET)
Russian women, Finland advance to semifinals with big wins (AP, 6:25 AM ET)
Cleared by doctors, freeskier wins silver after head injury (AP, 5:57 AM ET)
Coach Sarah Murray not leaving South Koreans after Olympics (AP, 5:51 AM ET)
Suter has hat trick as Switzerland blanks South Korea 8-0 (AP, 5:07 AM ET)
Anna Veith hits back at Bode Miller with Olympic silver (AP, 3:39 AM ET)
Olympic streak over as Canada loses to Czechs in shootout (AP, 3:27 AM ET)
Chen, Zhou, Rippon land in top 10 in figure skating (AP, 3:03 AM ET)
The Latest: Russia has uniforms ready for closing ceremony (AP, 11:43 PM ET)
Oops! Don't forget that miracles can happen in sports (AP, 7:24 PM ET)
Tied for 6th, Vonn points to key mistake; also erred earlier (AP, 3:31 PM ET)
Hanyu defends Olympic gold medal in men's figure skating (AP, 7:31 AM ET)
'Is this a kind of mistake?' Snowboarder wins Alpine gold (AP, 6:51 AM ET)
Russian women, Finland advance to semifinals with big wins (AP, 6:25 AM ET)
Olympic streak over as Canada loses to Czechs in shootout (AP, 3:27 AM ET)
Switzerland's Hoefflin skis to gold in women's slopestyle (AP, 2:57 AM ET)
'The hardest year': USA Bobsled carries on without Holcomb (AP, 2:33 AM ET)
Olympic streak over as Canada loses to Czechs in shootout (AP, 2:03 AM ET)
What to watch from the Pyeongchang Olympics on Day 8 (AP, 1:45 AM ET)
US skater Nathan Chen dazzles after poor short program (AP, 12:17 AM ET)

Friday, February 16, 2018

Ledecka wins surprise Olympic super-G title with late charge (AP, 11:53 PM ET)
The Latest: Ledecka comes from back of pack for super-G gold (AP, 11:35 PM ET)
US skater Nathan Chen dazzles after poor short program (AP, 11:05 PM ET)
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American figure skater Vincent Zhou is brilliant, bemusing (AP, 7:27 PM ET)
Lindsey Vonn's opener, super-G, delayed because of wind (AP, 7:23 PM ET)
Rough night for Americans, rough for NBC in ratings (AP, 6:13 PM ET)
Humble, kind and fair: Can curling cure our troubled world? (AP, 3:37 PM ET)
Stars of the Olympics are changing the sponsorship game (AP, 1:53 PM ET)
With Koreas Olympic thaw, war-split families want reunions (AP, 1:31 PM ET)
Rodchenkov to AP: 'Sorry to all clean athletes we cheated' (AP, 11:21 AM ET)
Jacobellis leaves empty-handed again, but not feeling beaten (AP, 10:59 AM ET)
One for Speedy: US aerials skier hopes to land a Hurricane (AP, 10:17 AM ET)
Column: Cheer for Pechstein? Root against her? Tough to say (AP, 10:13 AM ET)
Tough day for top Americans at Pyeongchang Olympics (AP, 10:13 AM ET)
22-year-old Visser proves how good the Dutch are at Olympics (AP, 9:49 AM ET)
Finland beats Norway 5-1 in early round game at Olympics (AP, 9:47 AM ET)
Johansson leads qualifying for large hill ski jumping (AP, 9:37 AM ET)
Sweden holds off Germany 1-0 in Olympic early round game (AP, 9:29 AM ET)
Russians rout Slovenia 8-2 in Olympic hockey (AP, 9:27 AM ET)
Loelling leads, with many close pursuers in women's skeleton (AP, 9:15 AM ET)
Huskova wins Olympic gold in breezy women's aerials final (AP, 9:07 AM ET)
Olympics give goalies chance to paint country all over masks (AP, 7:59 AM ET)
AP PHOTOS: Highlights of Day 7 at the Winter Olympics (AP, 7:48 AM ET)
'Shirtless' Tongan skier, others 'live to fight another day' (AP, 7:23 AM ET)
As youngsters lead way, US not intimidated by Russians (AP, 6:35 AM ET)
Bach critic expelled from Olympics after security run-in (AP, 5:23 AM ET)
'Super Dario' pulls off 3-peat in cross-country 15K free (AP, 5:13 AM ET)
'Burned rock' foul causes rare stir at Olympic curling (AP, 5:08 AM ET)
Led by Bourque, Canada's journeymen could be a golden group (AP, 4:55 AM ET)
AP PHOTOS: Athletes a blur of motion at Pyeongchang Olympics (AP, 4:42 AM ET)
Austria's Mayer wins Olympic super-G, breaks Norway's streak (AP, 4:23 AM ET)
Seoul footing record tab for North Korea at 2018 Olympics (AP, 4:13 AM ET)
Puzzling yet popular, Americans are learning to love curling (AP, 4:11 AM ET)
Frida Hansdotter dethrones Shiffrin in Olympic slalom (AP, 3:31 AM ET)
Patrick Chan relaxed despite fall in men's short program (AP, 3:15 AM ET)
2014 champ Shiffrin 4th behind Hansdotter in Olympic slalom (AP, 3:11 AM ET)
The Latest: Ledecka comes from back of pack for super-G gold (AP, 11:35 PM ET)
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Rough night for Americans, rough for NBC in ratings (AP, 6:13 PM ET)
Jacobellis leaves empty-handed again, but not feeling beaten (AP, 10:59 AM ET)
Austria's Mayer wins Olympic super-G, breaks Norway's streak (AP, 4:23 AM ET)
Puzzling yet popular, Americans are learning to love curling (AP, 4:11 AM ET)
Patrick Chan relaxed despite fall in men's short program (AP, 3:15 AM ET)
2014 champ Shiffrin 4th behind Hansdotter in Olympic slalom (AP, 3:11 AM ET)
Japan's Hanyu sets Olympic record in short program (AP, 2:32 AM ET)
Donato scores 2 as college kids power US over Slovakia 2-1 (AP, 2:31 AM ET)
Chen flops as teammates soar in men's Olympic short program (AP, 1:41 AM ET)
'That was my moment': Finally, Daly can close book on Sochi (AP, 12:37 AM ET)
American Chris Mazdzer humbled by breakthrough luge medal (AP, 12:35 AM ET)
Sweet Distraction? North Korea's feminine touch at Olympics (AP, 12:32 AM ET)
Yun's the one: South Korea gets men's skeleton Olympic gold (AP, 12:15 AM ET)

Thursday, February 15, 2018

The Latest: Olympian known for ditching shirt set to compete (AP, 11:53 PM ET)
Italy's Moioli wins snowboardcross; Jacobellis finishes 4th (AP, 11:49 PM ET)
Austria's Mayer wins Olympic super-G, breaks Norway's streak (AP, 11:34 PM ET)
Sweet Distraction? North Korea's feminine touch at Olympics (AP, 11:12 PM ET)
Yun's the one: South Korea gets men's skeleton Olympic gold (AP, 11:04 PM ET)
What to watch from the Pyeongchang Olympics on Day 7 (AP, 10:41 PM ET)
World Anti-Doping Agency suspends Romanian laboratory (AP, 10:21 PM ET)
After 'kind of puking,' Shiffrin in 4th after 1st slalom run (AP, 10:11 PM ET)
Yun Sungbin of South Korea wins gold in men's skeleton at the Pyeongchang Olympics (AP, 10:01 PM ET)
The Latest: Mikaela Shiffrin turns in steady 1st slalom run (AP, 8:19 PM ET)
Austrian snowboarder Schairer breaks neck in scary crash (AP, 7:59 PM ET)
Shiffrin skis again and men's figure skating gets underway (AP, 7:45 PM ET)
Caldwell goes big, falls in aerials; 'It hurts or it hurts' (AP, 7:29 PM ET)
Ratings slide a bit for NBC; the West Coast has advantage (AP, 7:02 PM ET)
Jacobellis at peace with Olympic legacy as 4th Games loom (AP, 6:58 PM ET)
From comfort to high-tech: Food a serious quest at Olympics (AP, 4:08 PM ET)
Topless Tongan set to ski but not dressed for success (AP, 12:55 PM ET)
Lively scene as South Korea men play 1st Olympic hockey game (AP, 10:36 AM ET)
Bloemen ends Dutch dominance at the Olympic Oval (AP, 10:12 AM ET)
Canada jumps to early lead, downs Swiss in Olympic opener (AP, 10:07 AM ET)
Canada jumps to early lead, downs Swiss in Olympic opener (AP, 9:51 AM ET)
Canadian women take 1st Olympic showdown against US 2-1 (AP, 9:43 AM ET)
Boe takes biathlon gold after Fourcade's stunning collapse (AP, 9:36 AM ET)
Geisenberger, Germany win another gold in Olympic relay (AP, 9:32 AM ET)
American Shiffrin rallies on final run to win giant slalom (AP, 9:22 AM ET)
Sweden beats Norway 4-0 in Olympics, even without Dahlin (AP, 9:21 AM ET)
Russia says 30 athletes approved for Paralympics (AP, 9:09 AM ET)
AP PHOTOS: Highlights of Day 6 at the Winter Olympics (AP, 8:43 AM ET)
Column: IOC shows true colors by nixing French remembrance (AP, 7:45 AM ET)
45-year-old Pechstein seeks another Olympic gold in 5,000 (AP, 7:15 AM ET)
US upbeat after loss to Slovenia as it prepares for Slovakia (AP, 6:51 AM ET)
Column: One down, more to come for Shiffrin (AP, 6:43 AM ET)
Sweden beats Norway 4-0 in Olympics, even without Dahlin (AP, 6:39 AM ET)
What to watch from Pyeongchang Olympics on Day 6 (AP, 6:21 AM ET)
Russian fans proudly flying flags, but athletes can't (AP, 6:15 AM ET)
Finland finishes 3rd in pool play, beats Russian women 5-1 (AP, 5:23 AM ET)
Delays done, Shiffrin wins Olympic GS gold; best event next (AP, 5:04 AM ET)
Old French-Dutch match-fixing attempt surfaces at Olympics (AP, 5:01 AM ET)
Svindal wins Olympic downhill to become oldest Alpine champ (AP, 4:43 AM ET)
Haga dusts field to win 10K freestyle; Bjoergen adds a medal (AP, 4:31 AM ET)
At Olympics, a Canadian teacher mourns Florida victims (AP, 4:21 AM ET)
AP PHOTOS: Athletes going airborne at Pyeongchang Olympics (AP, 4:17 AM ET)
Vaultier repeats as Olympic champion in men's snowboardcross (AP, 3:25 AM ET)