Kremlin Calls New York Times Doping Report 'Turncoat's Libel'Two Olympic gold medalists from Russia denied doping Friday, a day after they were named in a newspaper report detailing state-sponsored cheating at the 2014 Sochi Games.
Islanders Catch A Huge Break: Tavares Will Not Require Surgery On Left KneeThe Islanders' franchise player will require eight to 12 weeks of rehab, but should be able to participate in offseason workouts leading up to training camp in September.
It Would Have Taken A Miracle: Canada Handles Team USA AgainFor the rematch, Canada skipped the overtime and shelved the theatrics. One slick goal and 60 minutes of stifling defensive hockey kept the Canadians firmly on top of the U.S. and moved them to the brink of gold again.
U.S. Teen Mikaela Shiffrin Becomes Youngest Olympic Slalom ChampionNormally so composed, so in control, so not-very-teenlike on and off the slopes, Mikaela Shiffrin suddenly found herself in an awkward position halfway through the second leg of the Olympic slalom.
Silverman: U.S. Men's Hockey Had The Personnel, Just Not The DeterminationIf you take an honest look at Canada’s 1-0 victory over the United States in the Olympic hockey tournament semifinal, the difference seemed to be a lot more than one goal.
Isles GM Garth Snow Blasts IIHF, IOC Following Tavares' Season-Ending Injury"Are the IIHF or IOC going to reimburse our season-ticket holders now? It's a joke," Snow said. "They want all the benefits from NHL players playing in the Olympics and don't want to pay when our best player gets hurt."
Swedes Top Finns 2-1 To Reach Olympic Hockey Final Erik Karlsson scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period and Henrik Lundqvist stopped 25 shots, lifting Sweden over Finland 2-1 on Friday and into the gold-medal game at the Sochi Olympics.
Maddie Bowman Of U.S. Claims Gold In Women's Ski Halfpipe Sarah Burke's parents looked up the hill and saw the halfpipe workers making one last trip down in the formation of a heart.
U.S. Ladies No Match For Russian Darling, Shut Out Of MedalsRussia's cupboard was so bare of world-class female figure skaters that the sport's most dominant nation had to turn to the kids a few years ago. Among those youngsters was Adelina Sotnikova.
U.S. Women Let It Slip Away Late In Regulation, Dream Dies In OvertimeThe puck skittered the length of the ice on its way toward the empty Canadian net before clanging off the post and coming to rest in front of the crease. It was, for a few more seconds at least, still a one-goal game.
Capt. Callahan On WFAN: U.S. Ready For Epic Showdown With CanadaRyan Callahan is soaking up the Olympic experience, one that could possibly end golden for the Americans.
Hartnett: Redemption Or Heartbreak? Drama Dialed Up For US-Canada RematchIt's the rematch the entire hockey world has been waiting for. The U.S. will have a chance to bury some nasty demons on Friday when it faces border-rival Canada in the Olympic semifinals.