This year’s team welcomes Fabien Pilon, Noah Maine, Lucca Hebert and Mikhail Melnikov. These four hockey players all have unique backgrounds, some are from different countries, but each of them made the decision to further advance their hockey careers with the Spacemen in Fort Wayne.
Muskegon Luge Adventure Sports Park offers many attractions outside of luge, including five cross country ski trails, and Fort Wayne’s NBC sports director Chris Ryan took advantage, learning another Winter Games sport with outdoor adventure specialist Dan Bonner.
Muskegon Luge Adventure Sports Park welcomed Fort Wayne’s NBC sports director Chris Ryan for a lesson on how to luge, and he shows you just how fun the fastest sport on ice, truly is, racing down 850 feet of track.
The 29-year-old Jackson, a former inline skater who switched to the ice shortly before the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics, joined fellow American Shani Davis as the only Black athletes to win long-track speedskating medals at the Olympics.
Shaun White’s brilliant and transcendent Olympic career is over. It ended with a fall on his final run down the halfpipe, a heartfelt ovation from the crowd and then a tearful farewell to a sport he helped define.
Both the World Anti-Doping Agency and the International Testing Agency — on behalf of the IOC -- said Friday they would fight the decision by Russia’s anti-doping agency to allow the 15-year-old Kamila Valieva to skate.
Spacemen defencemen Fabien Pilon showed Chaz the ropes of a day in the life on the ice. Chaz learned how to skate, how to pass and was even given the opportunity to test out his scoring skills on a Spacemen goalie.
During a reflective, sometimes emotional news conference Saturday, not far from the halfpipe where he’ll take his last competitive ride, the 35-year-old said that, yes, he’ll be hanging ‘em up for good.
Russia’s Vladimir Putin and China’s Xi Jinping issued a joint statement highlighting what it called “interference in the internal affairs” of other states, as both leaders face criticism from Washington over their foreign and domestic policies.
Chinese President Xi Jinping declared the Games open during an opening ceremony heavy on ice-blue tones and winter imagery that was held in the same lattice-encased National Stadium that hosted the inaugural event at the 2008 Olympics.
Stacker compiled roster data from Team USA and the U.S. Census Bureau to break down how many Olympians hail from each state, based on what athletes named as their home states for every Olympic year data was available.