1. Saying Good-Bye to Sochi and the 2014 Winter Olympics

    The finest book on Russia I've ever read is Ian Frazier's Travels in Siberia, in which Frazier explains, and then indulges in, what he refers to several times as his “dread Russia-love...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 6 months ago 64 reads 0 comments

  2. Olympic 2014 Medal Count: Biggest Takeaways from Final Tally

    Russia won in Russia. Four years after leaving Vancouver with just three golds and 15 overall medals, the Russians upped their game on their home turf, nabbing 13 golds and 33 overall medals in Sochi...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 6 months ago 6,396 reads 0 comments

  3. Olympic Medal Count 2014: Final Standings and Recap of Top Events from Sochi

    The 2014 Winter Olympics came to a close on Sunday, with the closing ceremony heralding in the extinguishing of the Olympic flame in Sochi...

    Alex Kay Written by Alex Kay about 6 months ago 2,325 reads 0 comments

  4. Olympics Closing Ceremony 2014: Analyzing Epic Sochi Conclusion

    Sochi , Russia played host to an excellent 2014 Winter Olympics, and Sunday's closing ceremony wrapped up the exceptional and exciting athletic showcase...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 months ago 910 reads 0 comments

  5. Olympic Hockey 2014: Highlighting Top Scorers from Men's Tournament

    One of the crown jewels of any Winter Olympics is the men's ice hockey tournament, and the 2014 Sochi Games were no different...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 6 months ago 791 reads 0 comments

  6. Olympic 2014 Results: Recapping the Most Defining Moments from Sochi

    The 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi are over, but that doesn't mean we can't relive the fun. Plenty of memorable triumphs, failures and funny moments littered the Games. Here, we recap the incidents many will remember for years to come...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 6 months ago 584 reads 0 comments

  7. 2014 Olympics: Team USA Must Regroup for Stronger 2018 Run

    For many nations, finishing the 2014 Olympics in the top five of the medal standings would be considered a success, but Americans expect nothing less than first place every four years...

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  8. Sochi 2014 Olympics: Medal Haul Not Indicative of Massive American Failure

    Team USA managed to walk away with more total medals than any country other than host nation Russia, but that can't hide the fact that this was a disappointing addition to America's Olympic history...

    Richard Langford Written by Richard Langford about 6 months ago 619 reads 1 comments

  9. Final Grades for Each Carolina Hurricanes Player in 2014 Winter Olympics

    The men's hockey tournament of the 2014 Winter Olympics proved decidedly less fruitful for the Carolina Hurricanes than the 2010 competition as only Tuomo Ruutu returned from Sochi to Raleigh with a medal...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 6 months ago 1,342 reads 0 comments

  10. Olympic 2014 Results: Medal Winners and Highlights from Each Event on Final Day

    The 2014 Winter Olympics are over, and the focus was thankfully on the action rather than the off-field turmoil that many felt would sabotage the international celebration...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 6 months ago 696 reads 0 comments

  11. Hockey Players Whose Olympic Hot Streaks Will Continue When the NHL Resumes

    When the NHL resumes play next week, there are several players who are good bets to continue their Olympic hot streaks...

    James Onusko Written by James Onusko about 6 months ago 9,062 reads 26 comments

  12. Canadian Olympic Hockey Team 2014: Unsung Heroes from Gold-Medal Run

    Canada has done it again. After securing the gold on home soil in 2010, Mike Babcock managed to lead arguably the most balanced international roster in history to a second consecutive Olympic title in Sochi...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 6 months ago 772 reads 0 comments

  13. Medal Count 2014 Olympics: Final Medal Tally and Top Takeaways from Sochi

    Now that the seemingly inextinguishable flame of the Sochi Games has been blown out by a giant crying bear, it is time to put the Winter Olympics to bed. It was an emotional journey full of personal and team triumphs and failures...

    Richard Langford Written by Richard Langford about 6 months ago 1,149 reads 0 comments

  14. Olympic 2014 Medal Count: Overall Tally for Each Country from Sochi Games

    With zero events left on the schedule, we finally know the “winner” of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics . That winner was undoubtedly the host nation, Russia, who won the most medals—both overall and those of the gold variety...

    Shehan Peiris Written by Shehan Peiris about 6 months ago 1,677 reads 0 comments

  15. Olympic Results 2014: Final Medal Winners and Top Highlights from Sochi Games

    Russia defended its home turf with aplomb. For much of the 2014 Olympic Games, the host nation sat just off the lead for total medals in Sochi ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 6 months ago 9,031 reads 0 comments

  16. Olympic 2014 Medal Count: Twitter Reacts to Final Standings from Sochi

    And just like that, the 2014 Winter Olympics are over. With the closing ceremony complete, we have the final standings from Sochi and know which countries have bragging rights when it comes to the sports of snow and ice...

    Shehan Peiris Written by Shehan Peiris about 6 months ago 761 reads 0 comments

  17. Olympic Medal Count 2014: Final Standings and Sochi Medal Tally for Each Country

    After over two weeks of thrilling action in Sochi, the 2014 Winter Olympics are officially over. It's hard to believe that the Games have come to a close, but the results were certainly special for the host country of Russia...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 6 months ago 61,810 reads 28 comments

  18. Olympics Closing Ceremony 2014: Primetime Viewing Guide for Final Event in Sochi

    The 2014 Winter Olympics are over, with the closing ceremony set to bring the Sochi Games to a close. NBC did not broadcast the closing ceremony live, but it will show all the action as part of its final night of prime-time coverage...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 6 months ago 7,937 reads 0 comments

  19. Olympic Results 2014: Full Analysis of Day 16 Games and Medal Tally

    The 2014 Winter Olympics have officially come to a close with just eight total medals being handed out on the final day of the Games...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 6 months ago 736 reads 0 comments

  20. Closing Ceremony Sochi 2014 Performers: Top Moments and Iconic Photos

    The 2014 Olympics in Sochi have officially come to a close. After a plethora of action-packed events featuring highly skilled athletes concluded, all that was left was finishing in style—by way of the closing ceremony...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 6 months ago 294 reads 0 comments

  21. Medal Count 2014: Dissecting Final Sochi Results and Medal Tally

    The 2014 Winter Olympics have concluded in Sochi , Russia, with several countries distinguishing themselves as the most decorated by capturing a plethora of medals to be proud of...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 6 months ago 4,556 reads 2 comments

  22. Canadian Olympic Hockey Team 2014: Top Storylines from Gold-Medal Final

    In a star-studded final at the 2014 Winter Games, it was unsurprisingly Canada that emerged with the best men's hockey team in the world...

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  23. Ranking the 10 Best Hockey Plays of the 2014 Olympics

    The 2014 Sochi Olympics are complete. Hockey fans enjoyed two weeks of outstanding play and are already talking about the 2018 tournament. Canada won gold, Sweden silver and Finland surprised by winning bronze...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 6 months ago 3,805 reads 5 comments

  24. ICYMI: Biggest Stories and Moments from Day 16 at Sochi 2014 Olympics

    Day 16 meant the end of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, but it also meant another medal for the United States. The final day also featured the gold-medal hockey game between Sweden and Canada...

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  25. Olympics Closing Ceremony 2014: Highlights, Performers and More from Sochi

    The 2014 Winter Olympics opened with many worldwide wondering whether Russia had the infrastructure in place to handle such a marquee event...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 2,740 reads 0 comments