Adelina Sotnikova wins figure skating gold over Kim Yu-na – Washington Post

Washington PostPhotos: View Photo Gallery: Nordic combined, men’s ski cross and women’s hockey highlight the day. SOCHI, Russia — With its 15-year-old figure skating darling falling for a second time…

In women’s hockey gold-medal game, Canada hands US a loss that will be hard … – Washington Post

Washington PostPhotos: View Photo Gallery: Nordic combined, men’s ski cross and women’s hockey highlight the day. SOCHI, Russia — Victory was close enough to start clock-watching, to sneak a peek…

Mikaela Shiffrin finishes fifth in Olympic debut, behind giant slalom gold medalist … – Washington Post

Washington PostPhotos: View Photo Gallery: Men’s nordic combined, Women’s giant slalom, Men’s snowboard cross, and more. KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia — When she stood in the starting gate for the second…

US hockey team tops Russia, 3-2, on shootout heroics by TJ Oshie – Washington Post

Washington PostPhotos: View Photo Gallery: The Americans face Russia in men’s hockey, Julia Mancuso struggles in Super-G and the rest of the best photos from Day 8 in Sochi. SOCHI,…

Three decades after Miracle on Ice, US-Russia ice hockey rivalry cools – Washington Post

Washington PostPhotos: View Photo Gallery: Soviet goalie Vladislav Tretiak allows a goal by the U.S. team in the first period of a medal-round hockey game at the 1980 Winter Olympics…

Paul Pierce overwhelmed by ‘shower of love’ – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldMAN OF THE HOURS: Paul Pierce is showered with cheers as he leaves the court after last night’s game at the Garden. 1. Monday, January 27, 2014. PrintEmail Comments…

Celtics honor Rondo with captaincy in comeback game – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldWELCOMING HAND: Above, Gerald Wallace offers a high five to Rajon Rondo during the guard’s season debut last night. 1. Saturday, January 18, 2014. PrintEmail Comments Photo Gallery. By:…

Patriots float into postseason with Blount as latest hero – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldHOT STUFF: Running back LeGarrette Blount celebrates with Tom Brady after scoring in the second quarter of the Pats’ win over the Bills yesterday in Foxboro. 1. Monday, December…

Patriots notebook: Solder hurt again as Mankins moves to LT – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldHAT’S OFF: Stevan Ridley’s helmet flies off after he was tackled by Dolphins defensive end Olivier Vernon and free safety Reshad Jones in the second quarter of yesterday’s game.…