Historic Selection: Beijing To Host 2022 Winter OlympicsThe Chinese capital, the first city awarded both the winter and summer games, came in to the vote as the strong favorite, despite its lack of natural snow.
5 US Ski Resorts Worth Visiting In The SummerMany of America's best resorts remain open during the summer months, including one that's even open for snow skiing.
Best Mountain Towns In The USAAmerica has a wealth of outstanding mountain towns. Here is a look at five of the best.
The Top 14 Sports Stories Of 2014Our sports teams here in New York weren't all that good this past year -- except for the Rangers (and, OK, now the Islanders). Still, we found reasons -- both good and bad -- to keep tuning in.
Winter Olympics Draws To A Close In SochiFlushed with pride after a spectacular showing at the costliest Olympics ever, Russia celebrated 17 days of sport-driven global unity on Sunday night with a farewell show.
Canada Tops Sweden, Lundqvist To Win Hockey Gold Jonathan Toews scored in the first period, captain Sidney Crosby scored his first goal of the tournament and Canada defended its Olympic men's hockey title Sunday with a 3-0 victory over Sweden.
Obama Down Case Of Beer In Hockey Bet With Canadian Prime MinisterCanadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper is ready for the icy cold one President Barack Obama promised him. With their countries facing off in a pair of Olympic hockey games this week, more than just the puck is on the line.
Drop That Puck! U.S. Set To Meet Rival Canada In Sochi SemisWith 24 American and Canadian players returning from the Vancouver Olympics' decisive game, which famously ended with Sidney Crosby's overtime goal, there's no shortage of motivation.
Despite U.S. Women's Hockey Team Loss, Pearl River School Proud Of Alum As the heartbroken Americans skated off with the silver medal, Shane Lynch, a fourth-grader at the Pearl River school, was proud of not only his country, but his school, too.
Islanders' Tavares Done For Season After Tearing MCL In SochiOh no, Canada! Oh no, Nassau! The Islanders have lost their star and captain for the rest of the season because of a major knee injury at the Sochi Games.
Maria Lamb Blasts US Speedskating Leadership After Last-Place Finish"The skinsuit issue is honestly just the tip of the iceberg," Lamb said Wednesday. "Over the last few years, a few of us have raced better in spite of the organization rather than because of it."
Oshie Fever Alive And Well Heading Into US-Czech Republic QuarterfinalHis cover is blown. T.J. Oshie, the mild-mannered forward who morphed into Superman against Russia, won't sneak up on anyone again soon, let alone against the Americans' next opponent on Wednesday.