Winter Olympics 2014

King wants sexual orientation added to Olympic Committee protections

Amidst the controversy surrounding a recent anti-gay law in Russia, Billy Jean King will help lead an American delegation that challenges the legislation.

Germany's Hitzlsperger comes out, challenges macho soccer culture

Thomas Hitzlsperger, now retired, announced on Wednesday that he's gay, making him the most well-known footballer to come out. During his announcement, he rebuked Russian anti-gay legislation that has stirred controversy around the Sochi winter games.

Lindsey Vonn not heading to Sochi after knee injury

Lindsey Vonn announced Tuesday that she will miss this year's Winter Olympics in Sochi. Her decision comes after facing numerous setbacks and injuries.

Five women to look out for at Winter Olympics in Sochi

Lindsey Vonn's withdrawal from the Winter Olympics was a shock, but here's five women to look out for at Sochi.

Ashley Caldwell looks to prove doubters wrong in Sochi

Ashley Caldwell has a sense of humor about her injuries, but she's serious about proving doubters wrong in Sochi

Sochi Olympics: The good and the bad

Tuesday marks the 1-month countdown to the start of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, a defining moment on the world stage for Russia and president Vladimir Putin.

U.S. bobsled, skeleton and luge teams headed to Europe

The U.S.  bobsled, skeleton and luge teams are traveling to Europe in advance of the Winter Olympic Games to prepare for the event. While they won't be on home ice, they hope their winning ways will continue in Sochi.

Injured Pengiuns defensemen relieved to make Olympic team

Paul Martin and Brooks Orpik might be a little banged up, but they made the U.S. Olympic team, which comes as a big relief to the two Penguins players.

Two Kessels named to U.S. Olympic hockey teams

Just after Amanda Kessel was named to the women's hockey team that will represent the United States at the Sochi Olympics, her brother Phil earned a place on the U.S. men's team.

Ryan doesn't make cut for U.S. men's hockey team

The U.S. Olympic hockey team was announced Wednesday after Toronto's shootout victory over Detroit in the NHL Winter Classic.