Tags: Olympic Games (2018)

Athletes Who Changed the Game in 2018

This is a short list. Hundreds of athletes are truly spectacular at their sport and routinely blow our minds with feats of skill. But our goal this year was to highlight the very few who, through innovation, vision or just plain courage, actually changed how others in their sport viewed or played the game. We…

Chris Kelly and Brian Gionta Go From the Olympics to the N.H.L. Playoff Hunt

Shortly after captaining Canada’s men’s hockey team to a bronze medal and attending the closing ceremony at the Winter Olympics in South Korea, Chris Kelly boarded a 12-hour flight to Toronto. By the time he was back home in Ottawa, his new N.H.L. contract with the Anaheim Ducks was completed. After spending a day doing…

Moments Large and Small in a Memorable Olympics

Advertisement Victor Mather: Four years ago, Norway had by all accounts a screamingly successful Winter Olympics, but failed to win the events it treasures the most: the cross country relays. Indeed, Norway failed even to win a medal, placing fourth in the men’s race and fifth in the women’s. At the Pyeongchang Games, it appeared…