Bradie Tennell

US figure skaters suffer rough falls during women's short program in Winter Olympics

Three U.S. figure skaters couldn’t make it through their routines during the women’s short program Wednesday without falling or stumbling — paving the way for their Russian rivals to snatch the Olympic gold medal.<p>Mirai Nagasu, Bradie Tennell and Karen Chen all had trouble pulling off the flawless …

Mirai Nagasu

Bradie Tennell: 5 things To Know About US Skating Champion, 20, Who Fell In Olympics Debut

Bradie Tennell, an Olympic newbie, fell for the first time since she can remember during the women’s short program on Feb. 20. And, there’s an …

It’s Alina Zagitova and Evgenia Medvedeva, then everybody else in Olympic short program

GANGNEUNG, South Korea — Even before the first competitor skated at Gangneung Ice Arena, the question looming over figure skating’s women’s short program Wednesday wasn’t one of the razor-thin margins.<p>It was a question of gaps: How wide would the chasm be between Russia’s elite teenagers — …

Alina Zagitova

Eat Like an Olympian at Mirai Nagasu’s Family Sushi Restaurant

Mirai Nagasu’s family owns a California sushi restaurant.<p>Now that the 2018 Winter Olympics are almost coming to a close, it’s time to start training …

Mirai Nagasu

Winter Olympics 2018: Why Ashley Wagner isn't on U.S. ladies' figure skating team

The short answer is simple: She didn't do enough. But there's more to it than the simple explanation<p>Four years after taking bronze in Sochi for the …

Ashley Wagner

Fremont Teen Karen Chen Places 10th In Olympics Single Skating

The 18-year-old Fremont native stumbled during her performance.<p>FREMONT, CA -- Fremont teen Karen Chen placed 10th Tuesday evening in the ladies' …

Karen Chen

For many U.S. Olympic figure skaters, immigrant heritage yielded a champion’s mind-set

GANGNEUNG, South Korea — At the end of each lesson — and there have been hundreds and hundreds of lessons with Coach Tom Zakrajsek — U.S. figure …

Winter Olympics

Drought over: US women win 1st Olympic cross-country medal

2018 Winter Olympics2018 Winter OlympicsMore>><p>Posted:Tuesday, February 20 2018 10:42 PM EST2018-02-21 03:42:22 GMT<p>Updated:Wednesday, February 21 2018 …

Mirai Nagasu

Bradie Tennell Fell In Her Olympic Short Program Skate & Twitter Is SHOOK

Bradie Tennell Fell In Her 2018 Olympic Figure Skating Short Program & Twitter Is Shook<p>Jamie Squire/Getty Images Sport/Getty Images<p>ByMehreen …

Celebrate the 2018 Oympics With a Gold Medal-Worthy Scrunchie

Long before Alexander Wang reimagined the claw clip in chrome, Prabal Gurung brought back the stretch comb, or Gucci started hawking $670 sequined …

Mirai Nagasu

The Latest: Russia men's hockey team beats Norway 6-1

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local):<p>6:45 p.m.<p>The Russian men's hockey team has swept aside Norway 6-1 to set up a semifinal against the Czech Republic.<p>Russia charged to a 3-0 lead at the end of the first period, outshooting Norway 19-2, and …

Evgenia Medvedeva

Elizabeth Swaney basically attempted no tricks during her halfpipe runs in Pyeongchang. What was she doing at the Olympics?

Elizabeth Swaney once ran for governor of California but lost to Arnold Schwarzenegger. She also once tried out to be an Oakland Raiders cheerleader and attempted to reach the Olympics as skeleton racer for Venezuela.<p>None of that panned out for her. But now the 33-year-old, who has a master’s …

Guillaume Cizeron

Three Americans, including Red Gerard, reach men’s big air final

Men’s big air made its Olympic debut Wednesday in PyeongChang, and the qualifying round got so intense that one of the top gold medal favorites is …

Winter Olympics

Karen Chen Didn't Just Nail Her Short Program — She Choreographed It Too

In an online interview with <i>Entertainment Tonigh</i>t, American figure skater (and avid dance fan) Karen Chen said that she choreographs her own Olympic …

Mirai Nagasu

Figure skating: Mirai Nagasu showed bravery other Olympians did not

Figure skater Mirai Nagasu showed her bravery by doing something no other Olympian does<p>Martin Rogers | USA TODAY Sports<p>GANGNEUNG, South Korea – Mirai Nagasu’s Olympic destiny was always going to rest on a single jump, on the edge of a blade, in a tiny window of opportunity and time.<p>So it proved on …

Mirai Nagasu

Here's What Bradie Tennell Had to Say About Her Uncharacteristic Fall

Before Bradie Tennell took the ice as the first person to compete in the ladies short program in Gangneung Ice Arena, she did what she normally does. …

Figure Skating

I Can't Stop Watching This Video Of Mirai Nagasu's Amazing Short Program

Mirai Nagasu became an instant fan favorite of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics when she became the first American woman to successfully land a …

Mirai Nagasu

A star reborn: Mirai Nagasu reclaims her Olympic story

Mirai Nagasu was a national champion at 14 and rejected by the sport at 20. Now 24, can the figure skater transcend her past to claim a medal?

Winter Olympics

How United Airlines is taking more video content creation in-house

United has found that bringing more resources, especially video, in-house has allowed it to bypass long lead times and back-and-forth calls on the …

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Why Bradie Tennell's fall in the Olympics was so shocking

U.S. national champion Bradie Tennell fell on her first jumping pass during the women’s short program. Though Tennell is a newcomer to the international scene, her fall shocked NBC commentators Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski. Tennell is known for her consistency, and she just doesn’t fall.<p>NBC’s Nick …

Tara Lipinski

Bradie Tennell's Figure Skating Short Program Song Beautifully Honors South Korea

Ice dancing and figure skating routines are generally gorgeous, but the music behind them is what oftentimes add that emotion. On Tuesday night, U.S. …

Winter Olympics Tuesday highlights: Czechs beat USA hockey in shootout, Lindsey Vonn wins bronze

Vonn finishes third in her final Olympic downhill and the U.S. men's hockey team is battling in the quarters<p>So, no gold medal for Lindsey Vonn in the …

Lindsey Vonn

Bradie Tennell skates first in ladies’ short program

Bradie Tennell began her individual medal hunt as the first skater in Tuesday night’s short program. She is already a medalist at these Games, taking …

Winter Olympics

U.S. men's hockey team headlines Tuesday night's Olympics action

The United States was among the top half-dozen favorites entering the men’s Olympic hockey tournament, so reaching the quarterfinals was pretty much …

Kaetlyn Osmond

Olympic men’s hockey: Quarterfinals preview

<b>United States vs. Czech Republic, 10:10 p.m. ET, CNBC</b> | <i>LIVE STREAM</i><p>The U.S. came into the tournament with several speedy forwards in order to play an …

Olympics

Figure skating - Zagitova in first with new world record, Medvedeva close behind

GANGNEUNG, South Korea: Alina Zagitova took the lead in women's singles figure skating on Wednesday with a brilliant free skate that set a world …

Mirai Nagasu

Olympics Women’s Figure Skating Live Stream: How to Watch Without Cable

One figure skating event remains in Pyeongchang, as the ladies will take the ice looking to cement themselves into Olympic lore.In the United States, …

Evgenia Medvedeva

Bradie Tennell ready to show off more hard work

For the first time in several years, Bradie Tennell is healthy for a full season – and it’s paying dividends.<p>She seemingly came out of nowhere to win …

Winter Olympics

How Bradie Tennell Overcame Injuries to Become an Olympic Figure Skater to Watch

Three years ago, Bradie Tennell never would have expected that she would be skating for the U.S. in the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, …

Figure Skating

Camp report: Hanging out with WWE superstar Braun Strowman at Monday Night Raw

<b>On the field:</b> The Brewers held their first full-squad workout of the spring and all players were present and accounted for except first baseman …

Baseball