Latest 2022 Beijing Olympic Games News

American skaters blast RUSADA secrecy in Valieva doping case

Oct. 23, 2022 16:22 PM EDT

American figure skaters blasted a decision by the Russian Anti-Doping Agency to treat the Kamila Valieva doping case from the Beijing Olympics as confidential, with ice dancer Evan Bates on Sunday calling the secrecy of the investigation “an injustice” to those that performed clean. ...

Russian agency won't publish doping verdict in Valieva case

Oct. 21, 2022 11:57 AM EDT

MOSCOW (AP) — The Russian Anti-Doping Agency will treat the Kamila Valieva doping case which shook figure skating at the Winter Olympics as confidential and won't publish a verdict. Valieva won Olympic gold in the team competition before finding out she tested positive for a banned...

Malinin headlines Grand Prix opener at Skate America

Oct. 20, 2022 13:43 PM EDT

The new face of American figure skating began to play around with the quadruple axel, that unicorn of a jump that had never been landed in competition, when he started to see some of the sport's best give it a go about a year ago. Two-time Olympic champ Yuzuru Hanyu? He kept coming...

US figure skaters still await medals from Beijing Games

Oct. 19, 2022 14:48 PM EDT

Every once in a while, Nathan Chen and the rest of the American figure skaters who finished second in the team event at the Beijing Olympics will get on a group chat and catch up on everything happening in their lives. Things that aren't happening, too, like a medal ceremony for the...

Bills draw inspiration from Kobe-led Olympic 'Redeem Team'

Oct. 10, 2022 15:15 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Sticking with his yearlong message of “Find A Way,” Bills coach Sean McDermott had his players view the recently released documentary chronicling the U.S. men’s basketball team’s journey to win the gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Games. The film's...

Haden enters Florida's Hall of Fame, plans NFL retirement

Oct. 08, 2022 12:48 PM EDT

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Joe Haden has a formal NFL retirement date. The three-time Pro Bowl cornerback told The Associated Press he is planning to sign a one-day contract with Cleveland on Oct. 30 so he can retire as a member of the team that drafted him in the first round in...