Men's skating

FILE - In this March 24, 2018, file photo, United States' Nathan Chen performs during men's free skating at the Figure Skating World Championships in Assago, Italy. The International Skating Union will discuss next month in Spain limiting the number of quadruple jumps in a free skate routine. With top-level men skaters loading their free programs with quads , Chen has done six, the governing body has several concerns, fearing the sport is becoming too much of a jumping contest, shoving artistry and other technical elements aside. (AP Photo/Antonio Calanni, File)
May 16, 2018 - 2:54 pm
The International Skating Union will discuss limiting the number of quadruple jumps in a free skate routine, and will consider raising the minimum age to compete on the senior level from 15 to 17. The ISU will hold its congress in Seville, Spain, from June 4-8. With top-level men's skaters loading...
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FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2018, file photo, two-time Olympic silver medalist figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva poses at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Medvedeva is leaving longtime coach Eteri Tutberidze to work with Brian Orser, the Canadian coach who has guided Yuna Kim and Yuzuru Hanyu to Olympic titles. Medvedeva announced the change Monday, May 7, 2018, in a statement from the Figure Skating Federation of Russia.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)
May 07, 2018 - 3:00 pm
TORONTO (AP) — Two-time Olympic silver medalist Evgenia Medvedeva is leaving longtime coach Eteri Tutberidze to work with Brian Orser, the Canadian coach who has guided Yuna Kim and Yuzuru Hanyu to Olympic titles. Medvedeva announced the change Monday in a statement from the Figure Skating...
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FILE - In this Feb. 17, 2018, file photo, Patrick Chan, of Canada, performs during the men's free figure skating final in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea. Chan, who won his long-awaited Olympic gold as part of the team event at the Pyeongchang Olympics, is retiring after more than a decade on the world stage. Chan made his decision official Monday, April 16, 2018, after alluding to it during the Winter Games. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)
April 16, 2018 - 12:26 pm
TORONTO (AP) — In Patrick Chan's perfect future, he's running a skating school in Vancouver with girlfriend Liz Putnam. The two are living in a million-dollar apartment in the city's lovely Kitsilano neighborhood. And he's enjoying a wildly successful career in commercial real estate. It's been two...
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April 13, 2018 - 9:34 pm
Notre Dame's Arike Ogunbowale is following her memorable NCAA Tournament performance by participating in an all-athlete version of "Dancing With The Stars." Ogunbowale, whose last-second shots lifted Notre Dame to a semifinal win over Connecticut and a championship game victory over Mississippi...
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FILE - In this Jan. 7, 2018, file photo, Madison Hubbell, left, and Zachary Donohue perform during the free dance event at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships in San Jose, Calif. When the Stars on Ice tour for 2018 debuts Friday night, April 6, in Estero, Fla., a fully American cast led by world champion Nathan Chen, world silver medalists Hubbell and Donohue, and Olympic double bronze medalists Maia and Alex Shibutani will headline. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar, File)
April 05, 2018 - 4:37 am
After an exhausting, often exhilarating and sometimes excruciating figure skating season, it would seem logical for the Olympians to seek a long rest. Instead, they're embracing even more time on the ice. For fun. When the Stars on Ice tour for 2018 debuts Friday night in Estero, Florida, a fully...
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March 27, 2018 - 8:26 am
March 28 1939 — The barnstorming Renaissance Five defeat the NBL champion Oshkosh All-Stars 34-25 to win the first annual World Professional Basketball Tournament in Chicago. Accounts of the game make no mention that the Rens are black and the All-Stars are white. 1942 — Stanford beats Dartmouth 53...
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March 25, 2018 - 10:12 am
March 26 1944 — St. John's, coached by Joe Lapchick, cruises by DePaul 47-39 to become the first back-to-back winner of the National Invitation Tournament. 1946 — Hank Iba's Oklahoma A&M Aggies beat North Carolina 43-40 for their second straight NCAA men's basketball title. Bob Kurland scores...
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March 25, 2018 - 10:11 am
March 26 1944 — St. John's, coached by Joe Lapchick, cruises by DePaul 47-39 to become the first back-to-back winner of the National Invitation Tournament. 1946 — Hank Iba's Oklahoma A&M Aggies beat North Carolina 43-40 for their second straight NCAA men's basketball title. Bob Kurland scores...
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United States' Nathan Chen celebrates after winning a men's competition at the Figure Skating World Championships in Assago, near Milan, Saturday, March 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
March 24, 2018 - 12:44 pm
ASSAGO, Italy (AP) — Nathan Chen's redemption is complete. While all of his top competitors fell, the 18-year-old Chen completed six quadruple jumps in the free program on Saturday to become the first U.S. winner of the men's world figure skating title since 2009. For the rest, it was a fallathon:...
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March 24, 2018 - 10:31 am
NCAA TOURNAMENT Elite Eight set after wins by Villanova, Duke, Kansas and Texas Tech UNDATED (AP) — The East and Midwest Region finals are set in the NCAA men's basketball tournament. Top seed Villanova will take on Texas Tech in the East final at Boston, while Kansas will face Duke in a 1-2...
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