Tom Goldman

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U.S. figure skaters won't get their team medals before the Winter Olympics end

Saturday, February 19, 2022

The American team had asked the Court of Arbitration for Sport to rule they can receive their medals while they await the results of a wider investigation into the Kamila Valieva doping scandal.

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Saturday sports: Standouts and scandals at the Winter Olympics

Saturday, February 19, 2022

The Winter Olympics in Beijing are coming to a close with an ice skating scandal taking over the spotlight. Also, how China managed to make the games close to free of COVID-19.

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IOC president addresses fallout from the women's figure skating event

Friday, February 18, 2022

Thomas Bach answered media questions about why Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva was allowed to compete despite a positive doping test, and if it was worth holding the Olympics in China.

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Russian Olympic figure skater stumbles amid doping scandal

Thursday, February 17, 2022

At the Beijing Olympics, Russian Kamila Valieva fell during her figure skating performance to finish in fourth place — a stunning result after she'd been in the spotlight after a doping scandal.

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2 Russians medal at the Olympic figure skating final, but not Kamila Valieva

Thursday, February 17, 2022

Two skaters from the Russian Olympic Committee took the top two spots at the women's program at the Beijing Olympics. Kamila Valieva, who has been at the center of a scandal, took fourth place.

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Kamila Valieva's positive doping test casts a pall over her Olympic performance

Thursday, February 17, 2022

A star Russian figure skater is back on the ice Thursday for the women's free skate event. The competition is controversial because she tested positive for a banned drug before the Games.

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In the midst of scandal, 3 Russian figure skaters hope to elevate their sport

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

A triple jump used to be the gold standard in figure skating. Now it's the quad. For the first time at an Olympics, a woman — Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva — landed a quad in competition.

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Women's figure skating underway at Olympics

Tuesday, February 15, 2022

The women's figure skating individual event got underway at the Beijing Olympics. It's the highlight of any Games, but is now layered with drama with the inclusion of Russian skater Kamila Valieva.

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Valieva takes No. 1 slot in a figure skating event that's clouded by doping saga

Tuesday, February 15, 2022

With Kamila Valieva seizing the top spot, 25 skaters advance to the next segment. Normally, only the top 24 move on from the short program. But these Games aren't normal.

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Olympics: Women's single figure skating begins with drama

Monday, February 14, 2022

In women's individual figure skating, the gold medal favorite — Russia's Kamila Valieva — has been cleared to keep competing despite testing positive for a banned substance before the Olympics.

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Russian figure skater Kamila Valieva cleared to keep competing at Beijing Olympics

Monday, February 14, 2022

The International Olympic Committee says it will abide by a decision that 15-year-old Kamila Valieva be allowed to skate in Beijing but if she wins "no medal ceremony will take place."

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'They've ruined it for all of us,' Adam Rippon says of Russia's latest doping scandal

Saturday, February 12, 2022

As the fate of 15-year-old Russian skating phenom Kamila Valieva is debated by lawyers, the athletes and coaches in Beijing say this year's Winter Olympics are now tainted by the specter of doping.

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Nathan Chen cements his legacy as the world's best figure skater

Thursday, February 10, 2022

Nathan Chen wins gold in the men's figure skating competition at the Beijing Olympics. He pulled off five quad jumps, and is the first U.S. man to win figure skating's top individual honor since 2010.

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U.S. alpine skiing star Mikaela Shiffrin falters again at the Beijing Olympics

Wednesday, February 09, 2022

For a second time, Mikaela Shiffrin did not finish a qualifying run. This time in her signature event: the women's slalom. This follows her fall in the giant slalom on Monday.

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Chen's performance puts him in a good position to win gold ahead of the free skate

Tuesday, February 08, 2022

American Nathan Chen dazzled in the men's figure skating short program at the Beijing Olympics. Chen, who stumbled in the same discipline at the last Olympics four years ago, set a world record.

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Alpine skiing at the Beijing Winter Olympics is off to an unpredictable start

Monday, February 07, 2022

Two of the Olympic Games' most popular events were decided on the same day: the men's downhill and the women's giant slalom. High winds have led to postponements of several mountain events.

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U.S. ski champ Mikaela Shiffrin is out of Olympic giant slalom event after falling

Sunday, February 06, 2022

Shiffrin, known as the reigning queen of the slopes, fell in her first run in the giant slalom at the Beijing Olympics. It was the first time she did not finish a giant slalom race in four years.

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Here's how the athletes did in the first weekend of the Winter Olympics

Sunday, February 06, 2022

​The 2022 Beijing Games are underway and already the drama is brewing from stellar performances on the ice rink — both figure skating and hockey — and on the slopes.

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Saturday sports: Winter Olympics begin; Tom Brady retires; Flores sues NFL

Saturday, February 05, 2022

The winter Olympic Games kick off in China with messages of unity despite realities of division on the ground, while Tom Brady retires and a former coach sues the NFL for racial discrimination.

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U.S. biathletes focus on process in their quest for a first-ever Olympic medal

Friday, February 04, 2022

The U.S. Biathlon team has never won an Olympic medal — the only U.S. athletes not to do so. New innovations may lead to a medal finish in the combined cross-country skiing and target shooting event.

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