Christian Thomas scored an early first period goal and Kevin Poulin made it stand up, stopping 19 shots in Canada's 4-0 victory over South Korea that wrapped up a trip to the quarterfinals at the Olympics.
Marcel Hirscher picked up his second Alpine gold medal of the Pyeongchang Winter Games by the largest margin of victory in 50 years in the Olympic giant slalom. Martin Fourcade's win in the biathlon was decidedly narrow.
Speedskating powerhouse Netherlands could not beat the qualifying time of South Korea in the men's team pursuit but still comfortably reached Wednesday's semifinal stage along with New Zealand and Norway.
The Pyeongchang Winter Games are spread across South Korea's Gangwon Province, a rural former coal mining region that few had heard of until its hard-fought bid to be an Olympic host _ a massively expensive proposition with dubious payoff.
After sustaining a serious leg injury in Iraq, Max Rohn, a former U.S. Navy hospital corpsman, elected to have his right leg amputated below the knee. Now he competes as a member of the Penn State Ability Athletics track and field team and is vying for a place on the Paralympic squad this summer.
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