Patrick Chan

Noreau goal lifts Team Canada past Finland and into Olympic hockey semifinal

Maxim Noreau's goal early in the third period moved Team Canada into the Olympic hockey semifinal with a 1-0 win over Finland on Wednesday.<p>After a …

Ice Hockey

Just 22 Insane Figure Skating Photos That'll Make Your Eyebrows Hit the Ceiling

Alright, I'm just gonna come right out and say it: figure skating is the best damn part of the Winter Olympics. I mean, curling is definitely …

Chloe Kim

Here's why some Olympic athletes 'choke' at the Winter Games

Opinion: Olympian Nicole Forrester unpacks the ‘infinite’ factors that can cause an athlete to underperform at the Games, and how athletes try to …

Mikaela Shiffrin

What Tessa Virtue And Scott Moir Might Get Up To After The 2018 Olympics

This won't be the last time we see them!<p>Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir will forever be Canadian legends thanks to their gold medal wins at the …

Scott Moir

Daleman, Osmond put down solid skates for Canada in women’s short program

GANGNEUNG — All around them, their Canadian teammates have made podium pit stops before heading for the exit.But Gabrielle Daleman and Kaetlyn …

Winter Olympics

Disturbed & Coldplay Among Big Chart Gainers Via 2018 Winter Olympics

Songs featured in various figure-skating routines in the first week of competition see corresponding sales, streaming & Shazam bumps.<p>A score of songs …

Meagan Duhamel

Q&A: Canada’s Gabrielle Daleman on Olympics, confidence and bullying

GANGNEUNG, South Korea – Gabrielle Daleman heads into the short program at the Pyeongchang Olympics on Wednesday morning with some momentum after she …

Figure Skating

Winter Olympics 2018: How Music in Figure Skating Has Changed

Mozart and Tchaikovsky are getting more competition from the likes of Queen, Coldplay and Snow Patrol in the music choices of U.S. figure skaters. A change in the rules shortly after the Sochi Olympics allowing the use of music with vocals in competition gave the sport a fresher look and helped …

U.S. Figure Skating Championships

Kidsplaining Figure Skating feat. Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir and Patrick Chan | Video | CBC Olympics | PyeongChang 2018

COMING UP<p>03:05:00<p>Men's curling, Feb. 20: Draw 11 featuring USA vs. SUI<p>Feb 20, 05:55 AM ET<p>COMING UP<p>03:05:00<p>Men's curling, Feb. 20: Norway vs. Italy<p>Feb …

Winter Olympics

Freestyle and snowboarding athletes are bringing back old fashioned Canadian Olympic spirit

When the Canadian snowboarding team was introduced ahead of the Pyeongchang Games, one of the first questions was lobbed up at snowboarder Tyler Nicholson about the quality of the venues.<p>"The course is really sick," Nicholson said.<p>Nicholson was born in northern Ontario, but talks like he grew up …

Mark McMorris

Vanstone: All-Star Celebrity Classic lives up to the title

Robservations …Netminder Ed Staniowski makes an old-school save during the All-Star Celebrity Classic at the Brandt Centre on Saturday.• Saturday’s …

Figure Skating

Figure skaters with the most Olympic medals

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir, Canada: 2010–2018<p>Gillis Grafström, Sweden: 1920–1932<p>Evgeni Plushenko, Russia: 2002–2014<p>Sonja Henie, Norway: …

Figure Skating

Kingston-area man turns love of sport into recurring Olympic trip

Like many Canadians this February, you’ve probably watched a fair share of the Olympic Games. But what you may not have realized is there’s a …

Canadian News

Canada staying focused on semi-final after 4-day break

GANGNEUNG, South Korea — The province of Nova Scotia hangs around Jill Saulnier’s neck, a silver outline of where she grew up that you’ll find on a …

Ice Hockey

Knights pull off late comeback in Erie

London Knights forward Liam Foudy has been hot.<p>Coming into Saturday night’s game in Erie, he had scored 11 goals in 11 games but he cranked things up …

Ice Hockey

The 15 Hottest Olympic Hunks: Introducing All Our New Husbands

At the midway point of the Pyeongchang Olympics, we’re realizing that the sheer number of our Olympic crushes has become unwieldy. Still, allow us to …

Olympics

Adam Rippon Decides Not to Serve as NBC Correspondent After 2018 Olympics Debut

Adam Rippon's run at the 2018 Winter Olympics has come to an end after the Team USA star failed to medal in the men's figure skating competition, and he won't be an NBC analyst for the remainder of the competition after all.<p>Rippon initially agreed to work for NBC as an analyst, only to change his …

Adam Rippon

A Dazzling Night of Men’s Figure Skating at the Winter Olympics

If you weren’t an American hung up on national glory—and who is, these days?—last night’s Olympic final was an apex of men’s figure skating, everybody’s new favorite sport. Whether you were a member of one of Yuzuru Hanyu’s many fan clubs, toting your supportive Winnie the Poohs into Gangneung Ice …

Winter Olympics

Here’s what Canada did while you were sleeping on Day 8 of the 2018 Winter Olympics

It was a slow start for Canada on Day 8 of the 2018 Winter Olympics with most of the events taking place later in the day on Saturday.<p>Here’s what you …

Canadian News

At Pyeongchang Games, Patrick Chan makes graceful exit from a figure-skating world that's left him behind

A few minutes after his final Olympic performance ended, Patrick Chan walked into the tunnel leading away from the ice. As he turned his back to leave, the last thing he heard was a wild roar of applause. But this time it wasn't for him.<p>At that moment, Japanese superstar and eventual gold medalist …

Figure Skating

While you were sleeping: Bode Miller is real sorry about marriage comment

<i>Hot Buttered Post is your daily guide to can’t-miss events and the headlines you need to start your Olympic day. All times ET.</i><p><b>TALKING LESS IS A GOOD</b> …

Bode Miller

For Canada’s Olympic medal-winning machine, curling does not compute

As we tick over into the second half, Canada has thus far reached its quarterly targets at the Winter Games.<p>A lot of things have changed about the Canadian Olympic program, but that may be the most remarkable – they deliver.<p>For a long time, Canada was the world champion of producing choking world …

Rachel Homan

Canada on record Olympic medal pace in Pyeongchang | News | CBC Olympics | PyeongChang 2018

<i>By Ignacio Estefanell, CBC Sports</i><p>At Saturday's midway point of these Winter Games, Canada is on a record pace for medals.<p>After eight days of …

Gymnastics

Quotes from the Pyeongchang Winter Games on day eight

(Reuters) - Following are some memorable quotes from the Pyeongchang Olympics on Saturday:<p>American skier Lindsey Vonn on whether this is to be her last Olympic Games: ”Most likely, yeah. It just depends on my knee. I love ski racing. I want to keep racing forever. Unfortunately, my body is not the …

Gymnastics

Olympic roundup: Japanese skater wins 1,000th Winter Olympic gold medal

Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan won not only the men’s singles figure skating competition of the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics, but also in doing so became the …

Gymnastics

Olympic wake-up call: Day 8 news you might have missed from the Winter Games | News | CBC Olympics | PyeongChang 2018

<i>By Benjamin Blum, CBC Sports</i><p>Kevin Koe's Canadian rink lost its first game of the Olympics, while the men's hockey team had a bad case of déjà vu in a …

Winter Olympics

What to watch on Day 9 at the Winter Olympics

Latest news<p>Canada’s women’s and men’s curlers face off against Switzerland in round robin play but under different circumstances. Rachel Homan’s rink looks to turn around its Olympics while Kevin Koe’s aims to continue the strong run of success.<br>• Canadian cross-country skier Alex Harvey has pulled …

Gymnastics

Kevin Koe blames shaky start for 8-6 loss to Switzerland

GANGNEUNG – Canadian curler Kevin Koe fell to 4-2 at the Winter Olympics on Sunday after an 8-6 loss to Switzerland.<p>It was the Calgary skip’s second …

Canadian News

Fans thank Patrick Chan after his final Winter Olympics performance

Fans thanked Canadian figure skating legend Patrick Chan following his final performance at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games after missing the podium in …

Canadian News

How Olympic Figure Skaters Design Their Programs

“The public wants to see someone who loves to skate,” says choreographer Marni Halasa. But each program also takes months to design and perfect.<p>There are very few sports that have the glitzy glamour of figure skating. Nothing quite captivates the imagination like the costumes, drama, and …

Figure Skating