Pyeongchang Olympics

How to live stream the Paralympics

The opening ceremony of the 2018 Paralympics was today, March 9, in PyeongChang — less than two weeks after stars like Adam Rippon and the "Shib Sibs" took the Olympic stage for Team USA. Here’s what you need to know about how to live stream the Paralympics this year so that...

Friday, March 9, 2018 - 3:51pm

Olympic skier Gus Kenworthy makes jab at Ivanka Trump during Winter Olympics closing ceremony

U.S Olympic freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy made a jab at Ivanka Trump during the closing ceremonies at the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang. During the closing ceremonies, Kenworthy showed his excitement to be a part of Team USA at the 2018 Winter Olympics and he also took the time to blast...

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 12:23pm

Team USA beats Canada in hockey and curling in the same day

Team USA celebrated victories over the Canadian hockey and curling teams in a single day. It was a morning filled with #USA victories over #CAN!! #TeamUSA #WinterOlympics pic.twitter.com/3G6DgAWvez — NBC Olympics (@NBCOlympics) February 22, 2018 U.S. women’s hockey beat the...

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 2:34pm

Curling in Philadelphia? What I learned about the Olympic sport by trying it

Sports aren't really that relatable. There are barriers to entry. I can't really safely speed down an icy track at 80 miles per hour. I can't do a "backside triple cork 1440" or descend down a mountain slope 2.17 miles in one minute and 40 seconds. And where would I even find...

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 12:29pm

Meet the Olympic freeskier with no tricks

Elizabeth Swaney, a California native competing for Hungary, was ranked No. 34 in the Olympic qualification standings for freestyle skiing but still made it to PyeongChang. And while you see women doing all kinds of bizarre tricks that sound like Star Trek spaceships — for instance, cork 1080...

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 1:37pm

U.S. Olympic ice dancers lose chance at medal after heartbreaking fall

U.S. Ice dancing team Madison Chock and Evan Bates will not earn a medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics after they suffered a heartbreaking fall during their routine. The duo was performing to John Lennon’s “Imagine” during the ice dancing finals on Monday before falling down in the...

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 1:15pm

French skater with 'nightmare' wardrobe malfunction gets silver medal

Updated, Feb. 20, 2018: French ice dance team Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron received a silver medal Monday night (early Tuesday afternoon in PyeongChang) after overcoming a wardrobe malfunction during their short program that left Papadakis exposed on live TV.  They moved on...

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 9:34am

Jamie Anderson: See hot Instagram pics, NSFW video of the Olympic snowboarder

.article-content iframe{position: static !important;} You might not know the name Jamie Anderson — yet — but you’ve probably seen her face on TV recently. The elite-level snowboarder will be representing the country in the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang after taking home...

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 10:27am

Need a reason to watch Olympic curling? Two words: crazy pants

Curling is basically shuffleboard on ice. And if you need a reason to watch this year, we’ll give you one that you may not have been expecting: pants...of the crazy variety.   Curling has been featured in the Winter Olympics since 1924 but didn’t officially join the Olympic...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 1:56pm

Team USA’s youngest athlete just made Olympic history

During his Olympic debut, 17-year-old Vincent Zhou, the youngest member of Team USA at PyeongChang, made history when he landed a quad lutz in the men's short program event. Zhou performed Friday morning (Thursday night for the east coast) to Snow Patrol's "Chasing Cars" and...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 1:42pm

Radio host fired for inappropriate comment about Olympic snowboarder Chloe Kim

When 17-year-old Chloe Kim won gold in the women’s snowboard halfpipe earlier this week, she also won over our hearts. Whether it’s her brutally honest tweets — yes, we too get hangry in the middle of the Olympic Games because we didn’t finish our breakfast sandwiches...

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 5:32pm

U.S. figure skating pair dedicates Olympic performance to Florida shooting victims

Yesterday, in the deadliest shooting since Sandy Hook, a 19-year-old former student of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, opened fire with an AR-15, killing at least 17 people and injuring 15, according to Huffington Post. The accused gunman, Nikolas Cruz, is...

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 1:57pm

What did Shaun White do? (NSFW dick pics link, more)

A refresher on what snowboarder Shaun White was accused of by Lena Zawaideh – a drummer in White’s bad band, “Bad Things.” (Disclaimer: The Holier-than-thou Olympics crowd does not want you to read this). In a 2016 complaint, White was said to have pressured Zawaideh into...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 5:04pm

Olympic snowboarder Shaun White apologizes for referring to sexual misconduct lawsuit as 'gossip'

Olympic snowboarder Shaun White apologized for dismissing sexual allegations made against him by calling it “gossip” during a press conference after winning this third gold medal during the 2018 Winter Olympics. The three-time Olympic gold medalist said he’s a “changed...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 1:27pm

The most NSFW photos from 2018 Winter Olympics so far

The Winter Olympics don’t exactly offer up as much NSFW excitement as the Summer Olympics, where skin is everywhere (think dudes in speedos, beach volleyball gals). But nonetheless there is a lot of suggestive activity going on in Pyeongchang this February. The big winner is, of course, is...

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 10:45am

This ice skating routine was too hot for the Olympics, but you can watch it here (VIDEO)

Canadian figure skaters Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir were asked to tone down their routine after one of their moves were considered too risque for the 2018 Winter Olympics. Although their ice dance routine isn’t really considered “not safe for work” in any way, the ice dancers...

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 5:36pm

Doping Alert: First athlete kicked out of Pyeongchang for banned substance

Kei Saito, a Japanese short track speed skater, was suspended Tuesday after failing an out-of-competition doping test he took upon arriving in Pyeongchang. According to a press release issued by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), the 21-year-old college senior, who was scheduled to compete...

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 2:59pm

Mirai Nagasu makes figure skating history

By Elaine Lies GANGNEUNG, South Korea (Reuters) - Four years ago, American figure skater Mirai Nagasu was heartbroken after being left off the U.S. team for the Sochi Olympics in favor of a woman who ranked lower than she had at a key qualifying event. In fact, she and fellow figure skater Adam...

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 10:09am

What is Team OAR at 2018 Winter Olympics?

If you’re asking yourself what is Team OAR? during the Winter Olympics, or you're wondering what country is OAR when you saw athletes dressed in grey during the opening ceremony, you're not alone.   What is OAR in the Olympics? The term OAR in the Winter Olympics refers to...

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 6:02pm

Adam Rippon's reaction to Olympic figure skating debut is absolutely priceless

Adam Rippon has waited 28 years to grace the Olympic stage, and on Sunday night (for those watching in the U.S.) he did just that with a dazzling debut performance during the men’s free skate team event. The world-class figure skater brought 110 percent of his skill and spunk to the ice in a...

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 4:39pm