Sports of The Times: U.S. Skaters Stumble Again. Is Their System Broken?

“It’s kind of funny, but kind of sad,” Chen said. “I wish we all nailed it.” Their performance was the worst ever for the United States women’s team in the Olympic short program, which started in 1976. Nagasu finished ninth, Chen 10th and Tennell 11th. Nagasu is nearly 16 points — a canyon of a…

In Court, Eugenie Bouchard Describes Locker Room Fall at the U.S. Open

Bouchard then showered to wash the caustic substance off her body and left for the evening. Bouchard was the final witness for the plaintiff’s side. She testified for just over an hour at the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, giving concise, direct answers and betraying little emotion. After describing…