1. US Olympic Figure Skating: Ranking the Top 20 Moments of All Time

    During a rich and storied Olympic history, American figure skaters have delivered their fair share of magical medal moments and unexpected feats of athleticism and skill...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 5 months ago 21,523 reads 0 comments

  2. 2014 Predictions: 10 Most Likely U.S. Disappointments in Sochi

    The price of great talent is lofty expectations, and many of America’s top Olympians will be competing under the significant weight of medal pressure in Sochi this month...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 5 months ago 4,165 reads 3 comments

  3. Olympic Long-Track Speedskating 2014: Complete Guide for Sochi Winter Olympics

    With a multitude of storylines and stars poised to pop, Olympic long-track speedskating promises to be one of the most anticipated and watched events of the Sochi Winter Olympics ...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 5 months ago 5,598 reads 0 comments

  4. The 15 Biggest Tear-Jerking Moments in Winter Olympic History

    Almost without fail, the Winter Olympics deliver moments of great accomplishment or painful failure that move grown men and women to tears of joy, pride and agony...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 5 months ago 1,562 reads 3 comments

  5. Olympic Alpine Skiing 2014: Complete Guide for Sochi Winter Olympics

    With a strong mix of veteran leadership and youthful enthusiasm, the U.S. Olympic Alpine ski team heads to Sochi to tussle with the world’s best with a good measure of expectations...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 5 months ago 16,375 reads 3 comments

  6. Way-Too-Early Predictions for the 2014 French Open

    Yes, the French Open is more than three months away, but with the excitement of the Australian Open still fresh in our minds we can’t help but take what we now know and forecast what to expect at Roland Garros in May...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 11,250 reads 13 comments

  7. Power Ranking the Top 20 Men's Players After the 2014 Australian Open

    The first Grand Slam of 2014 is in the books, and Stanislas Wawrinka is the toast of men's tennis after capturing the Australian Open title in impressive fashion over world No. 1 Rafael Nadal...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 25,221 reads 20 comments

  8. Australian Open 2014: Cibulkova vs. Radwanska Preview and Prediction

    In a true measure of poetic justice, one of the most unpredictable Australian Opens in recent memory will feature a women’s semifinal pitting a significant but underachieving ...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 3,916 reads 5 comments

  9. Australian Open 2014 Men's Semifinals: Wawrinka vs. Berdych Preview, Predictions

    After finally passing his Novak Djokovic test, Stanislas Wawrinka finds Tomas Berdych standing in between him and a first-ever Grand Slam final in the 2014 Australian Open...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 15,082 reads 15 comments

  10. Stanislas Wawrinka Upset Shows Novak Djokovic's Intimidation Factor Is Gone

    For the past three years, Novak Djokovic has been the king of Australia, dominating Down Under like very few men before him. That reign, however, ended in stunning fashion on Tuesday...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 11,253 reads 101 comments

  11. Australian Open 2014 Women's Semifinals: Li vs. Bouchard Preview and Prediction

    Given the completely unexpected nature of the 2014 Australian Open women’s draw, it’s only fitting that the semifinal battle pits one of the sport’s most overlooked ...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 14,203 reads 19 comments

  12. Slopestyle Olympians Will Prove Bob Costas' 'Jackass' Label False in Sochi

    Bob Costas doesn't appreciate it and the rest of the old guard might not understand it, but the Winter Olympic Games are getting hip on the hills, and everyone had better get used to it...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 9,701 reads 28 comments

  13. Winter Olympics 2014: Guide to the 8 New Events in Sochi

    While the Winter Olympic events we have come to love will be there as always, the 2014 Sochi Games will have a strong sense of the new when they begin next month...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 24,269 reads 2 comments

  14. US Olympic Figure Skating 2014: Meet the USA's Men's Team

    The thrilling men’s competition at the 2014 U.S. Figure Skating Championships delivered one largely expected and proven skater to the U.S. Olympic figure skating team, alongside a rising star whom frankly few saw coming...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 35,594 reads 3 comments

  15. The Coolest Photos from the 2014 US Figure Skating Championships

    It’s not just the stories that are worth taking away from the 2014 U.S. Figure Skating Championships but also the images that tell the tale of what was a drama-filled event full of amazing athletic feats...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 5,994 reads 0 comments

  16. US Figure Skating Championship 2014: The Biggest Winners and Losers in Boston

    All the skaters who competed in the 2014 U.S. Figure Skating Championships, whether or not they medaled or managed to reach the full measure of their expectations, are world-class athletes worthy of praise...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 18,660 reads 4 comments

  17. US Olympic Figure Skating Team 2014: Meet USA's Ice Dance Team

    Headlined by the powerful tandem of Meryl Davis and Charlie White, which ran away with gold at the 2014 U.S. Figure Skating Championships this weekend, the U.S...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 19,991 reads 0 comments

  18. Will Controversial Pairs Decision Shake Up 2014 US Olympic Figure Skating Team?

    Marissa Castelli and Simon Shnapir are all but certain to be heading to the Sochi Winter Olympics after capturing pairs gold at the 2014 U.S. Figure Skating Championships...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 33,592 reads 1 comments

  19. US Figure Skating Championships 2014: Ladies' Free Skate Preview, Predictions

    With three berths on the U.S. Olympic ladies figure skating team as the prize, 21 skaters return to the ice Saturday for the critical free skate portion of the 2014 U.S. Figure Skating Championships...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 11,496 reads 2 comments

  20. Australian Open 2014: Championship Odds & Predictions for Top Contenders

    Given its position so early in the 2014 season, the Australian Open is often the most difficult of the four Grand Slams to handicap and predict...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 12,590 reads 28 comments

  21. Team USA's Best Bets to Fill the Lindsey Vonn Star Void

    Lindsey Vonn ’s announcement Tuesday that her knee injury would force her out of the 2014 Sochi Olympics not only damages the U.S...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 6,211 reads 3 comments

  22. Preview and Predictions for the 2014 US Figure Skating Championships

    With Olympic dreams poised to hang in the balance, the 2014 U.S. Figure Skating Championships are underway, with the significant medal competitions slated to begin this Thursday and conclude Sunday...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 15,731 reads 0 comments

  23. Breaking Down the US Winter Olympic Speed Skating Team

    With 25 talented and determined skaters now on the team, U.S. Speedskating prepares to bring a deep and formidable squad to the 2014 Winter Olympics , with an eye toward making the Sochi Games one of its best ever...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 3,199 reads 2 comments

  24. Biggest Takeaways from the US Speed Skating Trials

    After almost a week of intense competition and engaging storylines, U.S. speedskating has settled on its 25 skaters who will comprise the American short-track and long-track teams in next month’s Sochi Olympics...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 762 reads 1 comments

  25. Preview for Short-Track Speed Skating US Olympic Trials

    A true house divided, the United States' short-track speedskating team launches its Olympic Trials this weekend looking to move beyond scandal, division and a void in leadership in advance of next month’s 2014 Sochi Games...

    James McMahon Written by James McMahon about 6 months ago 4,544 reads 3 comments