The Americans aren't quite ready to measure Olympic Nordic success with medals, but they're close. Todd Lodwick gave the United States its best showing in an individual event with a fifth-place finish in the Nordic combined sprint. And the young U.S. Nordic team finished a best-ever fourth, painfully-close to medal contention, writes Jim Caple.
• Nordic results | Medals
Total Medals by Country
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Skaters say oh my to Ohno
As teammate Apolo Ohno gets the attention, Rusty Smith sits in the cool darkness of that shadow enjoying the peace and quietly making his own mark.
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• U.S. names complete Nordic combined squad
• USA's Demong wins nordic combined race
• Germans sweep Nordic Combined event
• Austria's Gottwald wins six combined event
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Four hills results
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