National Sports

  • American siblings earn second bronze medal at Olympics 2018
    Maddie Meyer/Getty Images(PYEONGCHANG, South Korea) -- It has been four years in the making for the Shibutani siblings.Alex and Maia Shibutani didn't medal in their Olympic debut in Sochi in 2014. But they talked about how they grew."It feels like everything about our approach has changed since 2014, we have ... read more
    ABC SportsFebruary 22, 2018
  • Russian curlers stripped of medal after doping violation
    iStock/Thinkstock(PYEONGCHANG, South Korea) -- Russian curler Aleksandr Krushelnitckii, and his playing partner wife, will not be going home with a medal from Pyeongchang after all.The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) officially ruled Krushelnitckii, who won a bronze medal in curling's mixed pairs, guilty of doping on Thursday.Krushelnitckii and his ... read more
    ABC SportsFebruary 22, 2018
  • North Korea to send high-level delegation to Olympics closing ceremony
    iStock/Thinkstock(PYEONGCHANG, South Korea) -- North Korea said it plans to send a high-level delegation to the closing ceremony of the Winter Olympic Games on Sunday, according to the South's Unification Ministry.The eight-member delegation, led by hardline military general and Party Central Committee Vice Chairman Kim Yong Chol, is expected to ... read more
    ABC SportsFebruary 22, 2018
  • Lindsey Vonn misses gate in final Olympics race as Mikaela Shiffrin rallies for silver
    Nick Caito/ESPN Images(PYEONGCHANG, South Korea) -- In her last race in Pyeongchang, Mikaela Shiffrin rallied from sixth place after the downhill in the women’s combined to take the silver medal after a strong slalom run. Meanwhile, Lindsey Vonn, who led after the downhill, missed a gate just seconds in -- ... read more
    ABC SportsFebruary 22, 2018
  • US women’s hockey defeats Canada in a shootout, wins Olympic gold for first time since 1998
    Harry How/Getty Images(PYEONGCHANG, South Korea) -- The Canadian women's hockey team had won the gold medal in the last four Olympics, three of the four coming over the United States, including a 3-2 overtime victory in Sochi in 2014. The two met again in the finals this year, but this ... read more
    ABC SportsFebruary 22, 2018
  • US takes gold, silver in men’s ski halfpipe as David Wise defends Sochi win
    Phil Ellsworth/ESPN Images(PYEONGCHANG, South Korea) -- David Wise waited until his last chance, but the American pulled out a gold medal repeat in the men’s ski halfpipe event at the Pyeongchang Olympics on Thursday morning.The 27-year-old from Nevada had two unsuccessful runs before he earned his winning score of 97.20 ... read more
    ABC SportsFebruary 22, 2018
  • Anderson becomes first woman with two snowboarding medals at single Olympics
    Eddie Perlas/ESPN Images(PYEONGCHANG, South Korea) -- American Jamie Anderson finished second in the big-air event to become the first woman to medal twice in snowboarding at a single Olympics.Two men, Zan Kosir and Vic Wild, each accomplished the feat in 2014.Anderson, who earlier won gold in slopestyle, an event she ... read more
    ABC SportsFebruary 22, 2018
  • Scoreboard roundup — 2/21/18
    iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the latest scores from yesterday's sports events:  NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEChicago 3, Ottawa 2; SOAnaheim 2, Dallas 0Vegas 7, Calgary 3 TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL(1) Virginia 65, Georgia Tech 54(3) Villanova 93, DePaul 62(4) Xavier 89, Georgetown 77(5) Duke 82, Louisville 56Oklahoma St. 79, (7) Texas Tech ... read more
    ABC SportsFebruary 22, 2018
  • Lamoureux sisters had sights set only on women’s hockey gold against Canada
    Harry How/Getty Images(PYEONGCHANG, South Korea) --  The U.S. women's hockey team has made no secret of their goal in Pyeongchang. They've been training for four years for just one game: a gold medal matchup with Canada.“Good Morning America” anchor Amy Robach sat down with team members -- and sisters -- ... read more
    ABC SportsFebruary 22, 2018
  • US skiers make history at Olympics with cross-country gold
    Nils Petter Nilsson/Getty Images(PYEONGCHANG, South Korea) -- Americans Jessica Diggins and Kikkan Randall, the only mom athlete on Team USA, made history on Wednesday by winning gold in the women’s team sprint cross-country event at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.It’s the first-ever Olympic cross-county gold medal for ... read more
    ABC SportsFebruary 21, 2018