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Kessel's hat trick leads United States past Slovenia

...three more, the nation will celebrate its first Olympic championship in hockey since the "Miracle on Ice" at the Lake Placid Games."It's about the wins, right?" Kessel said. "We just want to win games."No members of Team USA were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-16/kessels-hat-trick-leads-
US edges Russia in shootout in men's hockey

...race in Sochi, the finish woke up the echoes of a U.S.-Russia rivalry best known for the "Miracle on Ice" at Lake Placid in 1980, when a team of American college students stunned the Soviet Olympic team.The sociopolitical impact of that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2014-02-15/us-edges-russia-shootout-m
Fast start propels US women past Finland in opener of Olympic women's hockey tournament

...champion who went 41-0 at Minnesota in her senior year and made 58 saves to upset the Americans in a tournament in Lake Placid, N.Y., in November. But the three-time Olympian was beaten on the first shot of the Sochi Olympics when a teammate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-08/fast-start-propels-us-wo
U.S. Olympic Committee adds sexual orientation to policy

...competitive seasons this weekend in Lake Placid, N.Y., no one will be clinching...or feel anything like winter in Lake Placid, N.Y. ? there's no snow and...Sliding season started early in Lake Placid, with the track opening Oct...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2013-10-11/us-olympic-committee-add
Americans Bode Miller, Andrew Weibrecht emotional after podium finish in super-G

...years," is how Italy's Peter Fill put it.Weibrecht's 2010 bronze hangs in the lobby of his parents' hotel in Lake Placid, host of the 1932 and 1980 Winter Games. In the wee hours of Sunday ? there's a 9-hour time difference between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-16/americans-bode-miller-an
A Potemkin Olympic Village

...keep people safe.These conditions and shortcomings would be nothing short of a scandal if they took place in, say, Lake Placid. In this case, it certainly throws open the window to a system that, whatever they want you to believe, is still suffering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-02-07/potemkin-olympic-vill
Lolo Jones returns to Olympics, and is savoring the moment

...than anyone would have guessed when she showed up in Lake Placid, N.Y., for a tryout in the fall of 2012."From...and London, she wouldn't be in Sochi. Jones went to Lake Placid looking to escape her Olympic troubles, not thinking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-03/lolo-jones-returns-olymp
US bobsled star begins run-up to Sochi Games

...bobsled races in Calgary, Alberta; Park City, Utah; and Lake Placid, N.Y., to open this Olympic season, and Holcomb...Park City is the track where he learned to drive, Lake Placid might be a track he has been on more than any other driver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-01-02/us-bobsled-starbegins-run-sochi-g
U.S. skiier Ted Ligety fails to make finals

...his undefeated start by driving to yet another win and leading the first U.S. sweep of a World Cup 2-man race in Lake Placid, N.Y.Holcomb and Chris Fogt finished two runs in 1 minute, 50.19 seconds at Mount Van Hoevenberg. Nick Cunningham...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-12-14/us-skiier-ted-ligety
Overtime

...series.Winter SportsUS athlete lives up to his pledgeIn Lake Placid, N.Y., Matt Antoine e-mailed his U.S. skeleton...Noelle Pikus-Pace finally got her first win on the Lake Placid track.OlympicsSnow isn't worry for Sochi GamesRussian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-12-13/overtime