olympic games 2018

U.S. Names Coach for Olympic Team That Will Lack N.H.L. Faces

U.S. Names Coach for Olympic Team That Will Lack N.H.L. Faces

Tony Granato will coach the United States Olympic team in the 2018 Games in South Korea.
North Korea Skaters Seek Olympic Bid, and Diplomats Cheer

North Korea Skaters Seek Olympic Bid, and Diplomats Cheer

The pairs team of Ryom Tae-ok, left, and Kim Ju-sik during a training session on Wednesday in Germany. They are seeking to become the first North Korean athletes to qualify for the 2018 Winter
On Olympics: She Finished Last on the Ice, but Moved Forward

On Olympics: She Finished Last on the Ice, but Moved Forward

Zahra Lari of United Arabic Emirates in the short program at the Nebelhorn Trophy.
N.H.L. Preview: Pittsburgh Seeks Another Cup; Vegas Seeks Its First Win

N.H.L. Preview: Pittsburgh Seeks Another Cup; Vegas Seeks Its First Win

Last season Sidney Crosby and the Penguins were the first N.H.L. team to repeat as champion since the Red Wings in 1998.
On Olympics: A Seat Near Hitler, and Other Olympic Tales From the Baron, 105

On Olympics: A Seat Near Hitler, and Other Olympic Tales From the Baron, 105

Baron Eduard von Falz-Fein, 105, at home in Vaduz, Liechtenstein. He was at the 1936 Winter Games in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, when Liechtenstein made its Olympic debut.
On Olympics: Olympic Skating Without Russia? ‘Like a Meal Without Salt and Pepper’

On Olympics: Olympic Skating Without Russia? ‘Like a Meal Without Salt and Pepper’

Evgenia Tarasova and Vladimir Morozov of Russia competed in the pairs short program at the Rostelecom Cup in Moscow.
Want to See Some Curling? Ticket Sales Tepid for Pyeongchang Olympics

Want to See Some Curling? Ticket Sales Tepid for Pyeongchang Olympics

Lee Hee-beom, right, the president of the Pyeongchang Winter Games organizing committee, with Spyros Capralos, the president of the Hellenic Olympic Committee, during a handover ceremony of the
Want to See Some Curling? Ticket Sales Tepid for Pyeongchang Olympics

Want to See Some Curling? Ticket Sales Tepid for Pyeongchang Olympics

Lee Hee-beom, right, the president of the Pyeongchang Winter Games organizing committee, with Spyros Capralos, the president of the Hellenic Olympic Committee, during a handover ceremony of the
On the Runway: Olympic Fashion: Winning or Not?

On the Runway: Olympic Fashion: Winning or Not?

Ralph Lauren designed Team USA’s uniform for the closing ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics.
Women’s Hockey Rivals Prepare for the Olympics by Playing Each Other — Again and Again

Women’s Hockey Rivals Prepare for the Olympics by Playing Each Other — Again and Again

The United States leaving the ice in Boston on Oct. 25 after a 5-1 loss to Canada, one of several games between the teams before 2018 Winter Olympics.
Putin Sees U.S. Conspiracy After Olympic Doping Ban on 4 Russians

Putin Sees U.S. Conspiracy After Olympic Doping Ban on 4 Russians

The Russian teammates Maksim Vylegzhanin, left, Alexander Legkov, center, and Ilia Chernousov swept the medals in the men’s 50-kilometer cross-country race at the 2014 Winter Olympics. Russia was
Putin Sees U.S. Conspiracy After Olympic Doping Ban on 4 Russians

Putin Sees U.S. Conspiracy After Olympic Doping Ban on 4 Russians

The Russian teammates Maksim Vylegzhanin, left, Alexander Legkov, center, and Ilia Chernousov swept the medals in the men’s 50-kilometer cross-country race at the 2014 Winter Olympics. Russia was
An Unlikely Yale Reunion on the U.S. Men’s Hockey Team

An Unlikely Yale Reunion on the U.S. Men’s Hockey Team

From left, Brian O’Neill, Sean Backman, Keith Allain, Broc Little and Mark Arcobello after a United States men’s hockey team practice in Augsburg, Germany, on Thursday. Allain coached the other four
Latest Doping Ruling Might Keep Russia Out of Paralympics Again

Latest Doping Ruling Might Keep Russia Out of Paralympics Again

Craig Reedie, right, the president of the World Anti-Doping Agency, and Olivier Niggli, the agency's director general. The agency's foundation board will meet Thursday in Seoul and is expected to
Nigeria Has an Olympic-Level Bobsled Team, and Tonga Had a Luger

Nigeria Has an Olympic-Level Bobsled Team, and Tonga Had a Luger

Members of the Nigerian women’s bobsled team, from left, are the driver, Seun Adigun; and the brakewomen, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga.
On Olympics: Skiing or Snowboarding? Ester Ledecka Chose Both

On Olympics: Skiing or Snowboarding? Ester Ledecka Chose Both

Ester Ledecka is attempting to become the first athlete to compete in both skiing and snowboarding at the same Olympics.
On Olympics: Skiing or Snowboarding? Ester Ledecka Chose Both

On Olympics: Skiing or Snowboarding? Ester Ledecka Chose Both

Ester Ledecka is attempting to become the first athlete to compete in both skiing and snowboarding at the same Olympics.
Olympic Doping Diaries: Chemist’s Notes Bolster Case Against Russia

Olympic Doping Diaries: Chemist’s Notes Bolster Case Against Russia

Jan. 28, 2014: The diary of Grigory Rodchenkov, the former director of Russia’s antidoping lab.
Olympic Doping Diaries: Chemist’s Notes Bolster Case Against Russia

Olympic Doping Diaries: Chemist’s Notes Bolster Case Against Russia

Jan. 28, 2014: The diary of Grigory Rodchenkov, the former director of Russia’s antidoping lab.
Whistle-Blower on Doping Says Neutral Flag for Russia Is Fair Option

Whistle-Blower on Doping Says Neutral Flag for Russia Is Fair Option

As Russia’s longtime antidoping lab chief, Grigory Rodchenkov, who was pictured in 2016 and is now under the protection of United States authorities, played a central role in the country’s elaborate