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Sidney Crosby celebrates after scoring Canada's second goal during the men's ice hockey gold medal match against Sweden on Sunday, February 23. Most of us know the Winter Olympics through the power of television, as a spectacle in constant motion. Seeing the Games through still photography is a different experience altogether. Here's a look at the most compelling images from the word's best photographers at Sochi 2014. | More photos: Falling down in Sochi Martin Rose/Getty Images
Canada's hockey team receives their gold medals in front of an ecstatic crowd on February 23. JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images
Henrik Lundqvist, center, and his teammates on the Swedish hockey team received silver medals on February 23. JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images
Chris Kunitz of Canada delivers a high stick to Marcus Kruger of Sweden during the hockey game on February 23. Bruce Bennett/Getty Images
Swedish goalie Henrik Lundqvist makes a save during the hockey final against Canada on February 23. ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images
Canada's Jonathan Toews and Sweden's Alexander Steen chase the puck during the gold medal game on February 23. JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images
An athlete takes part in the men's 50-kilometer mass start free on February 23. Julian Finney/Getty Images
Pilot Alexander Zubkov, pushman Alexey Negodaylo, pushman Dmitry Trunenkov and brakeman Alexey Voevoda of Russia received a gold medal in bobsleigh on February 23. LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images
Alexander Legkov of Russia celebrates his win in the men's cross-country skiing 50-kilometer mass start free on February 23. ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images
Anders Soedergren of Sweden leads the pack in the men's 50-kilometer mass start free on February 23. Julian Finney/Getty Images
Chris Andre Jespersen of Norway leads in the men's 50-kilometer mass start free on February 23. Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
Ilia Chernousov of Russia competes in the men's 50-kilometer mass start free on February 23. Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
Canada's four-man bobsleigh team, made up of pilot Justin Kripps, pushman Jesse Lumsden, pushman Cody Sorensen and brakeman Ben Coakwell, crashes during a heat Saturday, February 22. LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
The Canadian team slides down the course upside down after the crash on February 22. LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images
The Canadian team is seen on the course after the crash. Adam Pretty/Getty Images
Amelie Kober of Germany, who got the bronze in ladies' snowboard parallel slalom, celebrates during the medal ceremony on February 22. Clive Mason/Getty Images
The Finnish men's hockey team celebrates a goal during the bronze medal game against the United States on February 22. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
Sara Linborg of Sweden competes in the women's 30-kilometer mass start free cross-country on February 22. Trond Tandberg/Getty Images
Russia's Adelina Sotnikova performs February 22 at the figure skating exhibition gala. JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images
Aliona Savchenko and Robin Szolkowy of Germany perform during the figure skating exhibition gala on February 22. Quinn Rooney/Getty Images
Luiza Zlotkowska reacts after Poland's silver medal finish in the ladies' team pursuit speed skating final on Saturday, February 22. Clive Mason/Getty Images
Skiers pass the Olympic rings as they compete during the men's 4x7.5-kilometer cross country relay on February 22. Harry How/Getty Images
Russia's Vic Wild competes in the men's snowboard parallel slalom 1/8 finals on February 22. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
Wild celebrates after winning the men's snowboard parallel slalom 1/8 finals. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Julia Dujmovits, right, of Austria celebrates her gold medal in ladies' snowboard parallel slalom on February. She defeated Anke Karstens of Germany, left. Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/MCT via Getty Images
Anke Karstens of Germany (silver), Julia Dujmovits of Austria (gold) and Amelie Kober of Germany (bronze) show off their ladies' parallel slalom medals on February 22. Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images
Vic Wild of Russia, right, and Benjamin Karl of Austria compete in the men's parallel slalom snowboard semifinals on February 22. Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images
Russian honor guards salute on February 22, during the ladies' speed skating team pursuit medal ceremony. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
The Netherlands' Sven Kramer and Jan Blokhuijsen compete on February 22 in the men's speed skating team pursuit final. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
Norway's Marit Bjoergen, front left, and Norway's Therese Johaug are followed by Norway's Heidi Weng and Sweden's Charlotte Kalla on February 22 as they compete in the women's cross-country skiing 30-kilometer mass start free. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Norway's Leif Kristian Haugen competes during the men's alpine skiing slalom run on February 22. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
Ryan McDonagh of the United States falls on top of Kimmo Timonen of Finland on February 22 during the first period of the men's ice hockey bronze medal game. Martin Rose/Getty Images
Venue staff celebrate on February 22 following the completion of the snowboard men's and ladies' parallel slalom finals. Adam Pretty/Getty Images
Emre Simsek of Turkey wipes out during the first run during the men's slalom on February 22. Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images
Austria's Dominik Landertinger, left, and Russia's Anton Shipulin leave the shooting range in the men's biathlon 4x7.5-kilometer relay on February 22. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Austria's Mario Matt celebrates after a men's alpine skiing slalom run on February 22. ALEXANDER KLEIN/AFP/Getty Images
Finland's Tuukka Rask and Kimmo Timonen celebrate after defeating the United States to take the bronze in men's ice hockey on February 22. Mark Blinch-Pool/Getty Images
Henrik Kristoffersen of Norway in action on February 22 during the men's slalom. Clive Rose/Getty Images
Norway's Havard Bokko, Sverre Lunde Pedersen and Simen Spieler Nilsen compete in the final of the men's team pursuit on February 22. Chuck Myers/MCT via Getty Images
Ireen Wust, Jorien ter Mors and Marrit Leenstra of the Netherlands compete during the semifinals of the women's team pursuit speed skating on February 22. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Gold medalists Anton Shipulin, Dmitry Malyshko, Evgeny Ustyugov and Alexey Volkov of Russia celebrate on the podium during the medal ceremony for the men's 4x7.5-kilometer relay. Al Bello/Getty Images
From left, second place medalist Therese Johaug, first place medalist Marit Bjoergen and third place medalist Kristin Stoermer Steira, all of Norway, celebrate during the flower ceremony for the 30-kilometer mass start free on Saturday, February 22. Kay Nietfeld/picture-alliance/dpa/AP
A course worker takes his shirt off to enjoy warm weather during the snowboard parallel slalom competition on February 22. Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/MCT/Landov
Mass start for the ladies' 30-kilometer cross country on February 22. David Davies/AP
From left, gold medal winner Marit Bjoergen, bronze medal winner Kristin Stoermer Steira and silver medal winner Therese Johaug, all from Norway, ski during the 30-kilometer cross-country race on February 22. Matthias Schrader/AP
Athletes compete in the ladies' 30-kilometer mass start free on February 22. Kay Nietfeld/picture-alliance/dpa/AP
Russia's Vic Wild takes a turn as a course worker runs to get out of the way during a the snowboard parallel slalom quarterfinal on February 22. Andy Wong/AP
Finland's Riitta-Liisa Roponen, left, leads other competitors during the women's 30-K cross-country race on February 22. Dmitry Lovetsky/AP
Bulgaria's Radoslav Yankov competes during snowboard parallel slalom qualifying on February 22. Sergei Grits/AP
Canada's Jamie Benn, second from left, celebrates scoring the only goal in the men's hockey semifinal between Canada and the United States on Friday, February 21. ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images
Players look toward the corner of the rink during the hockey semifinal between Canada and the United States. JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images
Fans celebrate Canada's 1-0 defeat of the United States. Richard Lautens/Toronto Star/Getty Images
Ukrainian biathlete Valj Semerenko competes in the women's team relay on February 21. Trond Tandberg/Getty Images
Ukrainian biathlete Olena Pidhrushna fires her rifle on her way to winning the gold medal in the team relay. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Victor An of Russia celebrates winning the gold medal in the short track 5,000-meter relay on February 21. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
South Korea's Park Seung-Hi, left, and Shim Suk-Hee compete in the short track 1,000-meter final on February 21. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
Biathlete Ekaterina Shumilova of Russia competes in the women's team relay on February 21. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
From left, silver medalist Kelsey Serwa of Canada, gold medalist Marielle Thompson of Canada, and bronze medalist Anna Holmlund of Sweden celebrate on the podium after the women's ski cross competition on February 21. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
Iranian skier Forough Abbasi falls during the women's slalom on February 21. OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images
From left, Polish speedskaters Natalia Czerwonka, Katarzyna Bachleda-Curus and Luiza Zlotkowska compete in the women's team pursuit quarterfinals on February 21. ANTONIN THUILLIER/AFP/Getty Images
Swedish goaltender Henrik Lundqvist celebrates his team's win against Finland in the hockey semifinals on February 21. ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images
Slovakia's Paulina Fialkova, left, and the Czech Republic's Gabriela Soukalova compete in the women's biathlon relay on February 21. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Athletes compete in heavy fog during the women's ski cross quarterfinals on February 21. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
From left, Sandra Naeslund of Sweden, Jorinde Mueller of Switzerland and Jenny Owens of Australia compete in the women's ski cross on February 21. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
From left, American speedskaters Jonathan Kuck, Shani Davis and Brian Hansen compete in the men's team pursuit on February 21. Quinn Rooney/Getty Images
From left, Dutch speedskaters Ireen Wust, Charlotte van Beek and Jorien ter Mors compete in the women's team pursuit on February 21. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
German biathlete Andrea Henkel competes during the women's relay on February 21. Adam Pretty/Getty Images
Denise Feierabend of Switzerland competes during the women's slalom on February 21. Clive Rose/Getty Images
The women's hockey team from Canada celebrates Thursday, February 20, after Marie-Philip Poulin scored the game-winning goal in overtime to defeat the United States and win the gold medal. Bruce Bennett/Getty Images
Alex Carpenter, left, and American teammate Hilary Knight celebrate Carpenter's third-period goal during the Canada game on February 20. Bruce Bennett/Getty Images
Canada's Marie-Philip Poulin, right, celebrates after scoring against the United States on February 20. ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images
Russian figure skater Adelina Sotnikova performs in the women's individual competition on February 20. YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images
Yuna Kim of South Korea competes in the figure skating event February 20. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
U.S. figure skater Ashley Wagner performs her free skate on February 20. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
Figure skater Polina Edmonds of the United States competes February 20. Paul Gilham/Getty Images
Italian figure skater Carolina Kostner competes on February 20. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
American freestyle skier Annalisa Drew crashes in the women's halfpipe on February 20. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Maddie Bowman of the United States competes in the women's halfpipe on February 20. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
Angeli Vanlaanen of the United States competes in the women's halfpipe. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
Canada's Jennifer Jones throws the curling stone during the gold-medal match against Sweden on February 20. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
Australia's Brooklee Han performs in the women's figure skating competition on February 20. YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images
Anne Line Gjersem of Norway performs her free skate in the women's figure skating competition. Paul Gilham/Getty Images
From left, Canada's Brady Leman, Germany's Thomas Fischer and Austria's Christoph Wahrstoetter compete in men's ski cross on February 20. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
Jouni Pellinen of Finland, left, leads Armin Niederer of Switzerland during the men's ski cross. Streeter Lecka/Getty Images
Japanese speedskaters train on February 20. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Members of the Swiss women's hockey team celebrate after defeating Sweden for the bronze medal on February 20. Bruce Bennett/Getty Images
South Korean skier Hee-Jin Park competes in the women's halfpipe on February 20. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Australia's Amy Sheehan competes in the women's halfpipe. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
Ayana Onozuka of Japan competes in the women's halfpipe. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
An Olympian trains for the large hill Nordic combined event on February 20. Fei Maohua/XINHUA/LANDOV
Dutch speedskaters practice on February 20. Patrick Semansky/AP
Competitors are reflected in the goggles of Sweden's John Eklund after their ski cross heat on February 20. Andy Wong/ap
The Germany-1 bobsled team, piloted by Maximilian Arndt, starts a training run February 20. Michael Sohn/AP
Athletes compete in the men's ski cross final on February 20. VALDRIN XHEMAJ/EPA/LANDOV
Canada forward Corey Perry trips over Latvia goaltender Kristers Gudlevskis during the men's ice hockey quarterfinal on Wednesday, February 19. Julio Cortez/ap
Kaillie Humphries and Heather Moyse of Canada make a run during the women's bobsled event on February 19. Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images
Norwegian biathlete Ole Einar Bjoerndalen competes in the mixed relay event on February 19. ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images
American figure skater Gracie Gold performs her short program in the women's individual event February 19. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
Ashley Wagner of the United States performs her short program during the figure skating competition. YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images
Russia's Julia Lipnitskaia falls while competing in the figure skating event. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Yuna Kim of South Korea competes in the figure skating event. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
Chinese figure skater Kexin Zhang performs her short program. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
San Marino's Vincenzo Romano Michelotti falls during the men's giant slalom on February 19. OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images
Russian snowboarder Vic Wild celebrates at the flower ceremony for the parallel giant slalom on February 19. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
The men's hockey team from Russia looks dejected after losing to Finland on February 19. ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images
Finland's hockey players celebrate their victory over Russia. ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images
Russia's Ilya Kovalchuk celebrates after scoring a first-period goal against Finland. Clive Mason/Getty Images
Canada's Corey Perry, left, sprays ice onto Latvia goalie Kristers Gudlevskis during their hockey game February 19. ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images
Yuri Danilochkin of Belarus competes during the men's giant slalom on February 19. Christophe Pallot/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
Patrick Bussler of Germany competes in the quarterfinals of the men's parallel giant slalom on February 19. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Liechtenstein skier Marco Pfiffner competes in the men's giant slalom on February 19. OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images
American skier Jared Goldberg negotiates a turn during a run in the men's giant slalom on February 19. Clive Rose/Getty Images
Norway's Kjetil Jansrud competes in the men's giant slalom on February 19. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
France's Alexis Pinturault competes in the men's giant slalom. DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images
Finnish cross-country skier Sami Jauhojarvi, right, celebrates gold in the men's team sprint classic on February 19. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Olga Graf, a Russian speedskater, competes in the women's 5,000 meters on February 19. Quinn Rooney/Getty Images
Biathlete Veronika Vitkova of the Czech Republic leads the field in the mixed relay on February 19. Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
Switzerland's Ladina Jenny and Canada's Marianne Leeson compete in parallel giant slalom on February 19. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
U.S. skier Ted Ligety competes in the men's giant slalom on February 19. OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images
Joan Verdu Sanchez of Andorra crashes in his first run of the giant slalom. Charles Krupa/AP
Snowboarders Alexander Bergmann of Germany, left, and Rok Flander of Slovenia compete in the parallel giant slalom on February 19. SERGEY ILNITSKY/EPA/LANDOV
Cross-country skier Dario Cologna of Switzerland leads the pack during the men's team sprint on February 19. ARMANDO BABANI/EPA/LANDOV
The Romanian four-man bobsled team starts a run during a training session on February 19. Michael Sohn/AP
German snowboarder Patrick Bussler competes in the parallel giant slalom on February 19. Sergei Grits/Ap
David Wise, an American freestyle skier, celebrates after his first run in the men's halfpipe finals on Tuesday, February 18. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Thomas Krief of France competes in the men's halfpipe on February 18. Adam Pretty/Getty Images
Canadian skier Mike Riddle competes in the men's halfpipe. Christophe Pallot/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
Dutch speedskater Jorrit Bergsma competes in the men's 10,000 meters on February 18. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
Roman Cervenka and Jaromir Jagr celebrate a goal for the Czech Republic during the men's ice hockey game against Slovakia on February 18. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
Slovakian hockey players Andrej Meszaros and Tomas Zaborksy crash into Czech goalie Ondrej Pavelec on February 18. Martin Rose/Getty Images
Norwegian biathlete Emil Hegle Svendsen competes in the men's 15-kilometer mass start event on February 18. Trond Tandberg/Getty Images
Americans Elana Meyers and Lauryn Williams start their first run in the women's bobsled on February 18. Chuck Myers/MCT/Getty Images
Austria's Anna Fenninger competes in the women's giant slalom on February 18. OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images
Joergen Graabak of Norway celebrates as he crosses the line to win the gold medal in the large hill Nordic combined event February 18. Lars Baron/Getty Images
France's Pierre Vaultier celebrates winning the men's snowboard cross final on February 18. LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images
Switzerland's Dominique Gisin skis in the women's giant slalom on February 18. OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images
Athletes compete February 18 in a snowboard cross semifinal. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Snowboarders race during a snowboard cross quarterfinal on February 18. Adam Pretty/Getty Images
Olga Sosina of Russia handles the puck during a women's hockey game February 18 versus Finland. Martin Rose/Getty Images
Biathletes compete in the men's 15-kilometer mass start event on February 18. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
British skier Murray Buchan competes in the men's halfpipe on February 18. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
Slovenia's David Rodman, right, fights for the puck with Austria's Thomas Pock during a hockey game February 18. ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images
American Bryan Fletcher jumps during the large hill Nordic Combined event on February 18. JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images
Norway's Ole Einar Bjoerndalen, left, and France's Martin Fourcade shoot during the men's 15-kilometer mass start biathlon on February 18. ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images
Biathletes compete at the firing range in the men's 15-kilometer mass start. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Russian biathlete Evgeniy Garanichev focuses on a shot during the men's 15-kilometer mass start. ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images
Norway's Joergen Graabak, bottom, celebrates with Norway's Magnus Hovdal Moan after the large hill Nordic combined event on February 18. Graabak won gold and Moan won silver. JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images
French biathlete Martin Fourcade competes in the 15-kilometer mass start event. PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU/AFP/Getty Images
Russians Nikita Katsalapov and Elena Ilinykh, left, and Americans Meryl Davis and Charlie White celebrate during the flower ceremony for the Olympic ice dancing competition Monday, February 17. The Americans won gold and the Russians won bronze. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
The outfit of American ice dancer Meryl Davis is seen on February 17. AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images
China's Zongyang Jia lands during the finals of the men's aerials on February 17. Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/MCT)
Germany's Andreas Wank, center, celebrates with teammates after they won gold in the men's ski jumping event on February 17. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Gregor Schlierenzauer of Austria jumps during the team ski jumping event. Lars Baron/Getty Images
American ice dancers Charlie White and Meryl Davis compete on February 17. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
Nelli Zhiganshina and Alexander Gazsi of Germany compete in the ice dancing event on February 17. Clive Mason/Getty Images
Ice dancers Charlene Guignard and Marco Fabbri of Italy compete on February 17. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
Russia's Nikita Katsalapov and Elena Ilinykh react after their ice dancing performing on February 17. YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images
Biathletes compete in the women's 12.5-kilometer mass start event on February 17. Vianney Thibaut/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
Alexander Zubkov and Alexey Voevoda of Russia won gold in the two-man bobsled on February 17. Al Bello/Getty Images
Gold medalist Darya Domracheva, right, of Belarus celebrates with bronze medalist Tiril Eckhoff of Norway after the women's 12.5-kilometer mass start event on February 17. Harry How/Getty Images
Belarus' Anton Kushnir celebrates in the men's aerials on February 17. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
David Morris from Australia won silver in the men's aerials. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
Russian ice dancers Ruslan Zhiganshin and Victoria Sinitsina compete on February 17. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
Australians Danielle O'Brien and Gregory Merriman compete in the ice dancing event on February 17. Clive Mason/Getty Images
Ice dancers Alexandra Paul and Mitchell Islam compete for Canada on February 17. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
Biathlete Darya Domracheva of Belarus competes in the women's 12.5-kilometer mass start event on February 17. Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images
Russian bobsledders Alexander Kasjanov and Maxim Belugin start a run during the two-man competition on February 17. LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images
Women's hockey player Alex Carpenter of the United States tries to shoot against Valentina Lizana Wallner of Sweden during their semifinal game February 17. Martin Rose/Getty Images
Kazakhstan's Baglan Inkarbek competes in the men's aerials on February 17. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
Switzerland's Mischa Gasser takes a warm-up jump before the men's aerials on February 17. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
Thomas Lambert of Switzerland skis during qualification for the men's aerials on February 17. Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/MCT via Getty Images
Belarussian biathlete Darya Domracheva celebrates winning the women's 12.5-kilometer mass start event on February 17. Harry How/Getty Images
Zhongqing Liu of China lands in the men's aerials competition February 17. Quinn Rooney/Getty Images
Anna Sloan of Great Britain competes against Russia during a curling match on February 17. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
An athlete carries skis through the thick fog that caused event delays and cancellations on February 17. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Russia's Elena Ilinykh and Nikita Katsalapov perform their short program during the ice dancing competition on Sunday, February 16. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
Canada's Scott Moir and Tessa Virtue compete during the ice dancing event on February 16. Richard Lautens/Toronto Star via Getty Images
German ice dancers Nelli Zhiganshina and Alexander Gazsi perform on February 16. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
Turkish ice dancer Alisa Agafonova performs on February 16. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
Lithuania's Deividas Stagniunas and Isabella Tobias compete in ice dancing on February 16. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
Meryl Davis and Charlie White of the United States skate during the ice dancing event February 16. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
Canadian ice dancers Kaitlyn Weaver and Andrew Poje perform on February 16. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
Americans Steven Holcomb and Steven Langton compete in the two-man bobsledding event on February 16. Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images
Eva Samkova of the Czech Republic finishes the second-to-last jump February 16 in the final of the women's snowboard cross. Ian MacNicol/Getty Images
The Swedish team celebrates taking the gold in the women's cross-country relay on February 16. Adam Pretty/Getty Images
Germany's Richard Freitag jumps in the fog while training for the men's large hill ski jumping event. JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images
Cory Butner steers an American bobsled with Chris Fogt along for the ride on February 16. LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
Switzerland's Rico Peter and Juerg Egger race in the bobsled event February 16. LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images
Japan's Hiroshi Suzuki and Hisashi Miyazaki compete on February 16. LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
Lars Nelson of Sweden leads the way to gold in the men's cross-country relay February 16. Trond Tandberg/Getty Images
Sweden's Johan Olsson skis during the men's cross-country relay. Trond Tandberg/Getty Images
Marcus Hellner of Sweden skis in the relay. Trond Tandberg/Getty Images
The women's hockey team from Russia, in red, celebrates a goal against Japan on February 16. Martin Rose/Getty Images
Cathy Reed and Chris Reed of Japan compete in ice dancing on February 16. Paul Gilham/Getty Images
Russia's Andrei Markov challenges Slovakia's Tomas Jurco during the men's ice hockey game on February 16. ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images
A biathlete checks the visibility through his rifle sights before the men's 15-kilometer mass start event February 16. It was postponed because of the fog. Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
Ayaka Kikuchi of Japan competes in the women's 1,500-meter speedskating event on February 16. Quinn Rooney/Getty Images
Jorien ter Mors of the Netherlands competes in the women's 1,500-meter speedskating event on February 16. Quinn Rooney/Getty Images
Speedskater Karolina Erbanova of the Czech Republic skates in the women's 1,500 meters on February 16. Quinn Rooney/Getty Images
Finland's Lari Lehtonen and Sweden's Johan Olsson compete in the men's cross-country relay on February 16. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Japan skip Ayumi Ogasawara reacts to a throw during the women's curling match against Switzerland on February 16. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
Czech athlete Eva Samkova throws her snowboard as she celebrates winning the final of the women's snowboard cross on February 16. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
A biathlete warms up for the men's 15-kilometer mass start event on February 16. Clive Mason/Getty Images
Skiers compete in the men's cross-country relay on February 16. PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU/AFP/Getty Images
The Czech Republic's Ales Razym, left, and France's Jean Marc Gaillard rest after competing in the first group of the men's cross-country relay on February 16. ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images
Athletes race in the final of the women's snowboard cross on February 16. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)
Norway's Kjetil Jansrud skis in the men's super-G on February 16. DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images
U.S. skier Bode Miller competes in the super-G on February 16. DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images
Austria's Otmar Striedinger reacts after finishing his super-G run on February 16. LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
Thomas Pock of Austria falls to the ice in front of the net during the men's hockey game against Norway on February 16. Mark Blinch - Pool/Getty Images
U.S. silver medalist Noelle Pikus-Pace jumps in the air as Great Britain's gold medalist Elizabeth Yarnold looks on during the women's skeleton medal ceremony on Saturday, February 15. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
Alexander Tretiakov of Russia celebrates winning the men's skeleton final on February 15. Ian MacNicol/Getty Images
Kamil Stoch of Poland lands his jump during the men's large hill ski jumping event on February 15. Julian Finney/Getty Images
The Czech men's hockey team skates on the ice after being defeated 1-0 by Switzerland on February 15. Bruce Bennett/Getty Images
Tempers flare late in the third period as Swedish hockey forward Jimmie Ericsson, left, grabs the face of Latvian defenseman Sandis Ozolinsh on February 15. Chuck Myers/MCT via Getty Images
American Chris Creveling, center, competes during a men's 1,000-meter short track speedskating race on February 15. Harry E. Walker/MCT via Getty Images
Japan's Daiki Ito reaches the finish area during the first round of the men's large hill ski jumping event on February 15. PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU/AFP/Getty Images
Slovenia's Robert Kranjec reacts in the finish area during the first round of the men's large hill ski jumping event. JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images
Reruhi Shimizu of Japan lands his jump February 15 in the men's large hill ski jumping event. Lars Baron/Getty Images
T.J. Oshie of the United States scores a shootout goal during the men's hockey game against Russia on February 15. ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images
Richard Panik of Slovakia and Ales Kranjc of Slovenia chase after a puck during their game February 15. Bruce Bennett/Getty Images
A ski jumper warms up with his coach prior to training on February 15. Lars Baron/Getty Images
South Korea's Kim Alang falls as she competes in the final of the 1,500-meter short track speedskating event on February 15. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
The women's hockey team from Sweden celebrates a goal against Finland on February 15. Chuck Myers/MCT via Getty Images
France's Jason Lamy Chappuis, left, and Germany's Johannes Rydzek are seen during a training jump for the Nordic combined on February 15. ETER PARKS/AFP/Getty Images)
A shirtless volunteer takes a picture during the women's super-G on February 15. Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Austrian skier Anna Fenninger reacts after her run in the super-G on February 15. DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images
Hiroatsu Takahashi of Japan makes a run during the men's skeleton competition on February 15. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Sweden's Anna Haag competes in the women's cross-country relay on February 15. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Italy's Maurizio Oioli competes in the men's skeleton. LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
Austrian ski jumpers warm up during training on February 15. Lars Baron/Getty Images
Giuseppe Michielli of Italy adjusts his goggles February 15 during training for the large hill Nordic combined event. Lars Baron/Getty Images
Sweden's Ida Ingemarsdotter, Emma Wiken and Anna Haag jump on teammate Charlotte Kalla after winning gold February 15 in the women's cross-country relay. ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images
Skiers start the women's cross-country relay on February 15. Adam Pretty/Getty Images
Taro Kondo of Japan competes in the men's 1,500-meter speedskating event on February 15. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Eric Frenzel of Germany jumps during training for the large hill Nordic combined event February 15. Lars Baron/Getty Images
Switzerland celebrates winning 2-0 against Russia in the women's ice hockey quarterfinals. Martin Rose/Getty Images
Laurenne Ross of the United States competes in the women's super-G on February 15. Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
Robert Kranjec of Slovenia finishes a jump during the men's large hill ski jumping event Friday, February 14. Lars Baron/Getty Images
Japan's Yuzuru Hanyu performs in the men's individual figure skating event February 14. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
Elena Nikitina of Russia celebrates her bronze medal after the skeleton final on February 14. Ian MacNicol/Getty Images
Danielle Scott of Australia practices February 14 ahead of the finals for the women's aerials. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Lizzy Yarnold of Great Britain celebrates winning the gold medal in skeleton on February 14. Alex Livesey/Getty Images
Canada's Kevin Reynolds performs in the men's individual figure skating event on February 14. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan celebrates after winning the gold medal in men's figure skating on February 14. Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/MCT/getty images
Slovenia's Robert Kranjec competes during the men's large hill ski jumping event on February 14. PETER PARKS/AFP/Getty Images
Bronze medalist Lydia Lassila of Australia kisses her husband, Lauri, after the flower ceremony for the women's aerials on February 14. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Tatsuki Machida of Japan competes in men's figure skating on February 14. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
Czech figure skater Tomas Verner competes oon February 14. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
Russia's Veronika Korsunova competes in the women's aerials on February 14. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
Finland's Sami Lepisto vies with Norway's Patrick Thoresen during the men's ice hockey game on February 14. JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images
Silver medalist Xu Mengtao of China celebrates during the flower ceremony for the women's aerials on February 14. Clive Mason/Getty Images
Japanese figure skater Yuzuru Hanyu performs his free skate during the men's individual competition February 14. Vadim Ghirda/AP
Freestyle skier Alexandra Orlova of Russia competes in the women's aerials February 14. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Russia's Olga Podchufarova shoots at the range February 14 during a warm-up for the women's 15-kilometer biathlon. ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images
Russian fans watch the women's 15-kilometer biathlon on February 14. Paul Gilham/Getty Images
China's Zhang Xin takes a warm-up run before the start of the women's aerials competition on February 14. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
Swiss skier Sandro Viletta competes in the downhill portion of the men's super-combined event on February 14. OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images
Belarus' Darya Domracheva competes in the women's 15-kilometer biathlon on February 14. ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images
Norwegian visitors pose for a photo at the Olympic Park on February 14. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
Veronika Korsunova of Russia competes in the women's aerials on February 14. Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images
Russia's Nikita Tregybov brakes after a run in the men's skeleton on February 14. LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
Lydia Lassila of Australia competes in women's aerials on February 14. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Uzbekistan's Misha Ge performs his free skate during the men's figure skating competition on February 14. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
Swiss skier Sandro Viletta celebrates after winning a gold medal in the men's super-combined event on February 14. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
American skier Bode Miller competes in the men's super-combined on February 14. Alain Grosclaude/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
Volunteers flatten the snow prior to the start of the slalom portion of the men's super-combined on February 14. DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images
U.S. skier Bode Miller competes in the slalom portion of the men's super-combined on February 14. DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images
Andorra's Kevin Esteve skis the downhill portion of the men's super-combined event February 14. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
Ivica Kostelic of Croatia competes in the men's super-combined. Christophe Pallot/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
U.S. skier Ted Ligety makes his downhill run during the men's super-combined. OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images
Simon Eder of Austria takes aim Thursday, February 13, during the men's 20-kilometer biathlon. FILIP SINGER/EPA/LANDOV
An Olympic forerunner tests out a course for an aerials training session February 13. Sergei Grits/AP
Pucks litter the ice around the net after the U.S. men's hockey team warmed up before its game against Slovakia on February 13. Matt Slocum/AP
The "flower girls," charged with cleaning the ice of flowers and other trinkets thrown by fans, sit off-rink at a figure skating competition February 13. BARBARA WALTON/EPA
Track wardens attempt to clear the way as Fan Kexin of China crashes in the semifinals of the women's 500-meter short track speedskating competition on February 13. Ivan Sekretarev/AP
Swedish figure skater Alexander Majorov performs his short program during the men's individual competition on February 13. Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/MCT
The Olympic flame burns under a full moon on February 13. stringer/getty images
Canadian silver medalist Denny Morrison jumps next to Dutch gold medalist Stefan Groothuis during the medal ceremony for the men's 1,000-meter speedskating event. ANTONIN THUILLIER/AFP/Getty Images
Canada's Jill Officer throws the stone during a women's curling match between Canada and Switzerland on February 13. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
Norway's Mats Trygg collides with Canada's Sidney Crosby during a men's hockey game on February 13. ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images
Peter Liebers of Germany competes in the men's figure skating event February 13. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
Figure skater Michael Christian Martinez of the Philippines performs during the men's individual competition on February 13. YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images
France's Martin Fourcade competes in the 20-kilometer biathlon on February 13. ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images
Figure skater Paul Bonifacio Parkinson of Italy performs on February 13. YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images
Uzbekistan's Misha Ge performs his short program in the individual figure skating event February 13. YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images
Cross-country skier Alexandra Camenscic of Moldova wipes her face with snow at the finish line of the women's 10-kilometer classic on February 13. PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU/AFP/Getty Images
Norway's Ole Einar Bjoerndalen competes in the men's 20-kilometer biathlon on February 13. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Silver medalist Arianna Fontana of Italy celebrates during the medal ceremony for the 500-meter short track speedskating competition on February 13. Quinn Rooney/Getty Images
Belgium's Jorik Hendrickx competes in the men's figure skating competition on February 13. YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images
A man wears a hat adorned with the flags of different nations on February 13. Bruce Bennett/Getty Images
Sergey Novikov of Belarus competes in the men's 20-kilometer biathlon on February 13. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
A shirtless spectator watches Swedish cross-country skier Charlotte Kalla compete during the women's 10-kilometer classic on February 13. Jae C. Hong/AP
Cross-country skier Esther Bottomley of Australia competes in the women's 10-kilometer classic on February 13. Harry How/Getty Images
Andrej Tavzelj of Slovenia checks Vyacheslav Voynov of Russia into the glass during the men's hockey game on February 13. Bruce Bennett/Getty Images
Charlotte Kalla of Sweden reacts after crossing the finish line in the women's 10-kilometer classic. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Norway's Therese Johaug competes in the women's 10-kilometer classic. ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images
From left, American skiers Gus Kenworthy, Joss Christensen and Nicholas Goepper celebrate after the men's slopestyle competition on February 13. Christensen won gold, Kenworthy won silver and Goepper won bronze for the U.S. sweep. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
From left, Israel's Vladislav Bykanov, Russia's Vladimir Grigorev, China's Han Tianyu and Great Britain's Richard Shoebridge compete in a 1,000-meter short track speedskating race on February 13. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
A Norwegian curler prepares for a throw during a curling match February 13. Julian Finney/Getty Images
Skier Henrik Harlaut of Sweden competes in the men's slopestyle on February 13. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Russell Henshaw of Australia sticks out his tongue during the men's slopestyle. Al Bello/Getty Images
Jules Bonnaire of France competes in the men's slopestyle. Al Bello/Getty Images
Canada's Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford compete in pairs figure skating on Wednesday, February 12. Chuck Myers/MCT/Getty Images
Chinese snowboarder Li Shuang holds her board during the women's halfpipe finals on February 12. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
A traditional Russian dance is performed on stage during a medal ceremony February 12. Kyodo/Landov
Russia's Maxim Trankov reacts after performing with Tatiana Volosozhar in pairs figure skating on February 12. YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images
Russia's Maxim Trankov and Tatiana Volosozhar complete the free skate portion of their figure skating program. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
Russia's Fedor Klimov and Ksenia Stolbova compete in pairs figure skating on February 12. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
Kamil Stoch of Poland trains on the large hill ski jumping course on February 12. He won the normal hill competition earlier in these Games. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Ski jumper Anders Fannemel of Norway gets into position on February 12. PETER PARKS/AFP/Getty Images
China's Qing Pang and Tong Jian perform their free skate routine during pairs figure skating on February 12. YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images
Flower girls watch the pairs figure skating competition on February 12. HOW HWEE YOUNG/EPA/Landov
Mirabelle Thovex of France competes in the women's halfpipe on February 12. PETER KLAUNZER/EPA/Landov
Israel's Evgeni Krasnopolski and Andrea Davidovich compete in pairs figure skating on February 12. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
Germany's Tobias Arlt and Tobias Wendl jump on the podium after winning gold in luge doubles on February 12. LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
The Olympic cauldron blazes in front of the Bolshoy Ice Dome at sunset February 12. Getty Images
A fan waves a Russian flag after the luge doubles on February 12. Alex Livesey/Getty Images
Austria's Andreas Linger, left, and Wolfgang Linger celebrate after their luge run on February 12. They won silver. LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
Eric Frenzel of Germany, right, and Akito Watabe of Japan compete February 12 in the cross-country skiing portion of the normal hill Nordic combined event. Frenzel won gold. Al Bello/Getty Images
Russia's Vera Bazarova lets partner Yuri Larionov do the lifting during pairs figure skating on February 12. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
China's Liu Jiayu catches air in the women's halfpipe on February 12. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
Maxim Trankov of Russia celebrates a gold-medal performance in pairs figure skating. Chuck Myers/MCT/getty images
Germany's Aliona Savchenko and Robin Szolkowy receive the bronze medal for pairs figure skating on February 12. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
Chinese snowboarder Liu Jiayu competes in the women's halfpipe semifinals on February 12. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
Eric Frenzel of Germany celebrates after winning the gold medal in the men's Nordic combined normal hill event on February 12. Lars Baron/Getty Images
Swiss skier Dominique Gisin reacts after finishing her run in the downhill event February 12. ALEXANDER KLEIN/AFP/Getty Images
Germany's Tobias Arlt and Tobias Wendl celebrate their win in luge doubles on February 12. LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images
Alessandro Pittin of Italy leads a group of skiers during the cross-country portion of the men's Nordic combined event February 12. Lars Baron/Getty Images
Kaitlyn Farrington of the United States competes in the halfpipe February 12. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
Benoit Lamy shows his support for Canada during the women's hockey game against the United States on February 12. Richard Lautens/Toronto Star via Getty Images
Canada's Meghan Agosta-Marciano, left, celebrates after scoring a goal against the United States. MATT SLOCUM/AFP/Getty Images
Eetu Vaehaesoeyrinki of Finland leads a group of skiers during the men's Nordic combined on February 12. Al Bello/Getty Images
Polish speedskater Zbigniew Brodka competes in the men's 1,000 meters on February 12. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
Stephanie Magiros of Australia competes in the women's halfpipe. Ian MacNicol/Getty Images
Athletes ski during the cross-country portion of the men's Nordic combined on February 12. Al Bello/Getty Images
American goalie Jessie Vetter makes a save in the second period of the Canada game on February 12. Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/MCT/Getty Images
Canada's Alexandra Duckworth competes in the women's halfpipe semifinals on February 12. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
Sarka Pancochova of the Czech Republic grabs her snowboard in the halfpipe event February 12. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
Americans Matthew Mortensen and Preston Griffall make a run during the men's luge doubles competition on February 12. Alex Livesey/Getty Images
Italy's Nicole Della Monica and Matteo Guarise perform their free program during pairs figure skating on February 12. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
Canadians Natalie Spooner, top, and Meghan Agosta-Marciano celebrate Spooner's third-period goal against the United States on February 12. Bruce Bennett/Getty Images
Canada's Jocelyne Larocque, right, checks Megan Bozek of the United States during their hockey game. JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images
China's Cai Xuetong competes in the women's halfpipe. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
Skier Laurenne Ross of the United States reacts after her run in the downhill event February 12. ALEXANDER KLEIN/AFP/Getty Images
Dominique Gisin of Switzerland, left, and Tina Maze of Slovenia stand on the podium together after tying for the gold medal in the women's downhill February 12. The two skiers both finished their run with a time of 1:41.57. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Thomas Ulsrud of Norway slides with the curling stone during a match against Germany on February 12. Quinn Rooney/Getty Images
Skiers slide toward the finish line of the women's downhill event February 12. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Jacqueline Wiles of the United States skis past a chairlift during the women's downhill on February 12. LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
Julia Mancuso of the United States skis in the downhill on February 12. Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images
Slovenian skier Tina Maze kisses the ground after her downhill run on February 12. Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
Germany's Maria Hoefl-Riesch catches her breath after her downhill run. ALEXANDER KLEIN/AFP/Getty Images
Monaco's Alexandra Coletti is taken to a helicopter after crashing during the downhill. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
Tim Hug of Switzerland completes a trial jump during the normal hill Nordic combined event on February 12. Julian Finney/Getty Images
Julia Marty of Switzerland and Jenni Hiirikoski of Finland collide during the second period of their women's hockey game February 12. Petr David Josek/AP
Magnus Krog of Norway slides down the normal hill ski jumping ramp during the Nordic combined on February 12. Lars Baron/Getty Images
Edit Miklos of Hungary competes in the women's downhill on February 12. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images
Switzerland's Lara Gut makes her way down the mountain in the women's downhill. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
Andrew Newell of the United States leads Norway's Eirik Brandsdal as they ski past the Olympic rings during the men's cross-country sprint on Tuesday, February 11. Felipe Dana/AP
Tatiana Volosozhar and Maxim Trankov of Russia compete in pairs figure skating on February 11. Paul Gilham/Getty Images
Canada's Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford perform their short program in the pairs figure skating event. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
Aliona Savchenko and Robin Szolkowy of Germany compete in pairs figure skating. Paul Gilham/Getty Images
Canadian figure skaters Paige Lawrence and Rudi Swiegers perform their short program on February 11. HOW HWEE YOUNG/EPA/Landov
Canadian figure skaters Paige Lawrence and Rudi Swiegers continue their routine. Chuck Myers/MCT/Getty Images
Canada's Kirsten Moore-Towers flies in the air after being thrown by Dylan Moscovitch in pairs figure skating February 11. Chuck Myers/MCT/Getty Images
Erin Hamlin is covered by the American flag after she finished third in the women's luge on February 11. Richard Lautens/Toronto Star/Getty Images
Michel Mulder of the Netherlands poses with his gold medal after winning the 500-meter speedskating event on February 11. LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images
Biathlete Teja Gregorin of Slovenia celebrates after finishing the women's 10-kilometer pursuit on February 11. Harry How/Getty Images
Snowboarder Iouri Podladtchikov of Switzerland celebrates in front of a TV camera after competing in the men's halfpipe on February 11. Al Bello/Getty Images
Christian Haller of Switzerland competes in the men's halfpipe on February 11. Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
Swiss snowboarder Iouri Podladtchikov celebrates with his parents, Yurii and Valentina, after winning gold in the halfpipe on February 11. AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post/Getty Images
Halfpipe gold medalist Iouri Podladtchikov celebrates on the podium after the flower ceremony on February 11. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
Eva Logar of Slovenia competes in the women's normal hill ski jumping event on February 11. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images
Katja Pozun of Slovenia jumps during the women's normal hill ski jumping event on February 11. Adam Pretty/Getty Images
Maiken Caspersen Falla of Norway, right, and Vesna Fabjan of Slovenia celebrate February 11 after finishing in first and third place in the women's cross-country sprint. Harry How/Getty Images
Michelle Lowenhielm of Sweden scores against Jennifer Harss of Germany in the third period of their hockey game on February 11. Mark Blinch - Pool/Getty Images
Andrea Davidovich of Israel is seen during the pairs figure skating event on February 11. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
U.S. snowboarder Shaun White competes in the men's halfpipe final on February 11. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
Stacey Kemp and David King of Great Britain receive their scores in pairs figure skating on February 11. Paul Gilham/Getty Images
A supporter of American luger Erin Hamlin is pictured before the women's luge final February 11. LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images
Paige Lawrence and Rudi Swiegers of Canada compete in pairs figure skating on February 11. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
Belarussian biathlete Darya Domracheva, foreground, shoots during the women's 10-kilometer pursuit on February 11. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
A picture taken with a robotic camera shows French biathlete Martin Fourcade, right, celebrating his gold medal in the 12.5-kilometer pursuit. To his right is silver medalist Ondrej Moravec of the Czech Republic. ANTONIN THUILLIER/AFP/Getty Images
Flower bearers walk toward the podium during the women's ski slopestyle final on February 11. Aaron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post/Getty Images
Snowboarder Scotty James of Australia competes in the men's halfpipe on February 11. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Ida Ingemarsdotter of Sweden leads a pack of skiers in the women's cross-country sprint on February 11. Doug Pensinger/Getty Images
American Erin Hamlin gestures after one of her runs in the luge on February 11. LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images
Cross-country skiers compete in the finals of the men's sprint event February 11. Doug Pensinger/Getty Images
Biathletes compete in the women's 10-kilometer pursuit on February 11. Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
Slovakian biathlete Anastasiya Kuzmina, foreground, skis away from the shooting range during the 10-kilometer pursuit on February 11. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Sweden's Teodor Peterson competes in the men's cross-country sprint on February 11. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Vanessa James and Morgan Cipres of France compete in pairs figure skating on February 11. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
Snowboarder Seamus O'Connor of Ireland competes in the men's halfpipe semifinal on February 11. Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images
British skier Katie Summerhayes celebrates during slopestyle qualifying on February 11. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Canada's Yuki Tsubota competes in the women's slopestyle event on February 11. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
France's Alexis Pinturault skies February 11 during a downhill training session for the men's super-combined event. OLIVIER MORIN/AFP/Getty Images
France's Julia Clair practices February 11 for the women's normal hill ski jumping event. PETER PARKS/AFP/Getty Images
Bode Miller of the United States takes part in a training session for the men's super-combined on February 11. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
Workers spray down the halfpipe before competition begins in men's snowboarding February 11. Al Bello/Getty Images
Skier Anna Willcox-Silfverberg of New Zealand holds up messages written on her hands during the slopestyle qualification. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Michiko Tomabechi and Yumie Funayama of Japan sweep the ice during their curling match against South Korea on February 11. Robert Cianflone/Getty Images
South Korean snowboarder Lee Kwang-ki jumps during qualifying for the men's halfpipe on February 11. DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images
Sweden's players gather at the net before the women's Group B hockey match between Sweden and Germany on February 11. JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images
Gregory Bretz of the United States competes in the men's halfpipe. Al Bello/Getty Images
A skier competes in the women's slopestyle finals on February 11. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
Photographers gather at the finish line February 11 during a qualification race for the men's cross-country sprint. ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images
Valiantsina Kaminskaya of Belarus competes in the qualification round of the women's cross-country sprint on February 11. Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
Romania's Dorin Velicu takes part in a men's skeleton training session on February 11. LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images
Snowboarder David Habluetzel of Switzerland competes in the men's halfpipe on February 11. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Alex Bilodeau of Canada celebrates with his family after winning the gold medal in the men's moguls on Monday, February 10. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Dale Begg-Smith of Australia competes during the men's moguls on February 10. Ian MacNicol/Getty Images
Anke Wischnewski of Germany makes a run during the women's luge on February 10. Adam Pretty/Getty Images
Jan Smeekens of the Netherlands pulls his hair after completing his second heat in the men's 500-meter speedskating race on February 10. David J. Phillip/AP
Canada's figure skating team celebrates winning silver on February 10. LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images
A military officer shoots pictures during the medal ceremony for team figure skating on February 10. LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images
A competitor takes a jump as a team member follows during slopestyle training on February 10. Sergei Grits/AP
Twins Michel and Ronald Mulder of the Netherlands hug after the 500-meter speedskating event on February 10. Michel won the event, and Ronald finished third. Aaron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images
Alex Gough of Canada prepares for her first run in the luge on February 10. Michael Sohn/AP
Norwegian biathlete Ole Einar Bjoerndalen takes the lead during the men's 12.5-kilometer pursuit on February 10. Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
A young child waves a Russian flag on February 10. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Sam Hall of Australia competes in the men's moguls on February 10. Julian Finney/Getty Images
The Canadian women's ice hockey team talks at the net prior to a preliminary round game on February 10. Martin Rose/Getty Images
Janine Flock of Austria prepares to make a run during a skeleton training session on February 10. Alex Livesey/Getty Images
Canada's Philippe Marquis competes in the men's moguls on February 10. FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images
German skier Maria Hoefl-Riesch reacts after her slalom run in the super-combined event February 10. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
U.S. hockey player Kendall Coyne, second from left, celebrates one of her goals against Switzerland on February 10. Martin Rose/AFP/Getty Images
American speedskater Tucker Fredricks competes in the 500 meters on February 10. ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images
Czech biathlete Ondrej Moravec competes in the 12.5-kilometer pursuit on February 10. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Denmark's Troels Harry, left, and Mikkel Poulsen sweep in front of a curling stone during a match against Russia on February 10. YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images
Canada and Finland face off in women's hockey on February 10. JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images
Russia's Ekaterina Baturina competes in the women's luge on February 10. LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images
Germany's Maria Hoefl-Riesch, left and U.S. skier Julia Mancuso pose by the podium after the super-combined event on February 10. Hoefl-Riesch won gold and Mancuso won bronze. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
Charles Hamelin of Canada celebrates with his girlfriend, Marianne St-Gelais, after winning the 1,500-meter race in short track speedskating February 10. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
South Korea's Sin Da-Woon falls as he competes in the 1,500-meter short track semifinals on February 10. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
Ryan Fry, a curler from Canada, competes during a match against Germany on February 10. Clive Mason/Getty Images
American skier Julia Mancuso reacts at the end of her downhill run in the super-combined event February 10. DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images
Anna Fenninger of Austria holds one of her gloves after her downhill run in the super-combined event. HANS KLAUS TECHT/epa/LANDOV
Russian curlers focus during a match against Great Britain on February 10. Clive Mason/Getty Images
U.S. skier Laurenne Ross falls during the downhill portion of the super-combined event on February 10. FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images
Canada's Charles Hamelin races during the 1,500-meter short track preliminaries on February 10. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
Canadian skeleton racer Eric Neilson is seen during training on February 10. LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images
Germany's Maria Hoefl-Riesch competes during the super-combined on February 10. DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images
Russian fans attend the short track races on February 10. YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images
South Korea's Shim Suk-Hee, front left, South Korea's Kong Sangjeong, front right, Canada's Valerie Maltais, back left, and Canada's Marie-Eve Drolet compete in the 3,000-meter short track relay February 10. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
Nicole Hosp of Austria competes in the super-combined on February 10. Alain Grosclaude/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
Florence Schelling tends goal for Switzerland during a game against the United States on February 10. Martin Rose/Getty Images
Janne Ahonen of Finland flies in the air during the men's normal hill ski jumping event on Sunday, February 9. Lars Baron/Getty Images
Japan's Akiko Suzuki and coach Miho Kawaume wait for Suzuki's score February 9 after the women's free skate portion of the team figure skating event. Darren Cummings/Pool/Getty Images
Austria's Thomas Diethart reacts as he competes in the normal hill ski jumping event on February 9. JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images
A wide view of the men's normal hill ski jumping final on February 9. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Russia's Elena Ilinykh and Nikita Katsalapov perform in the ice dancing portion of the team figure skating event on February 9. YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images
Kamil Stoch of Poland celebrates his gold-medal performance in the normal hill ski jumping event February 9. Lars Baron/Getty Images
Czech biathlete Gabriela Soukalova competes in the women's 7.5-kilometer sprint on February 9. Adam Pretty/Getty Images
Jason Brown of the United States performs on February 9 during the men's free skate portion of the team figure skating event. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
Biathlete Dorothea Wierer of Italy crosses the finish line in the women's 7.5-kilometer sprint on February 9. Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
Japan's Cathy Reed and Chris Reed perform in the team figure skating event on February 9. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
Canada's Benjamin Thomsen skis during the men's downhill on February 9. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images
Severin Freund of Germany acknowledges the crowd after crashing during the men's normal hill ski jump event on February 9. Lars Baron/Getty Images
The Russian figure skating team celebrates on the podium after winning the gold medal February 9. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
Russia's Julia Lipnitskaia performs during the women's free skate portion of the team figure skating event on February 9. DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images
Elena Ilinykh of Russia competes February 9 during the women's free skate. Clive Mason/Getty Images
Helena Olsson Smeby of Norway jumps February 9 during training for the women's normal hill ski jumping event. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Irina Avvakumova of Russia trains for the normal hill ski jumping event. Lars Baron/Getty Images
Olga Graf of Russia competes during the 3,000-meter speedskating event February 9. Quinn Rooney/Getty Images
Austrian skier Georg Streitberger competes during the men's downhill. DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images
Austria's Matthias Mayer reacts in the finish area during the men's downhill. He won the gold medal. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images
Sweden's Johanna Olofsson, center, vies with Japan's Haruna Yoneyama, left, during their Group B hockey game February 9. ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images
Norwegian snowboarder Silje Norendal competes in the women's slopestyle semifinals. Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images
Ireland's Sean Greenwood prepares to take part in a skeleton training session February 9. LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
Christof Innerhofer of Italy took the silver medal in the men's downhill. Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
A picture taken with a robotic camera shows Italian skier Christof Innerhofer reacting in the finish area after his run in the downhill. ANTONIN THUILLIER/AFP/Getty Images
Austria's Matthias Mayer jumps on the medal podium after the downhill event. Christophe Pallot/Agence Zoom/Getty Images
Japan's Sara Takanashi prepares to train for the normal hill ski jumping event. JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images
From left, Sjur Roethe of Norway, Alex Harvey of Canada and Martin Johnsrud Sundby of Norway lead the pack in the men's skiathlon event on February 9. Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
Chiara Hoelzl of Austria lands her jump during training for the normal hill ski jumping event. Lars Baron/Getty Images
Jakub Janda of the Czech Republic jumps during qualification for the men's normal hill ski jumping event Saturday, February 8. Lars Baron/Getty Images
Russians Fedor Klimov and Ksenia Stolbova perform in the pairs portion of the team figure skating event on February 8. YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images
Brianna Decker of the United States fights for the puck during a Group A match between the U.S. and Finland on February 8. pool/AFP/Getty Images
Italy's Stefania Berton and Ondrej Hotarek perform during the pairs portion of the team figure skating event. ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images
Canadian skier Chloe Dufour-Lapointe competes during the women's moguls final on February 8. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
France's Mae Berenice Meite receives last-minute encouragement before the women's short program portion of the team figure skating event February 8. AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images
A pair of street performers on stilts help a young woman stretch February 8 at the Olympic village. AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images
Julia Lipnitskaia of Russia competes in the women's short program portion of the team figure skating event. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
Biathlete Martin Otcenas of Slovakia competes in the men's 10-kilometer sprint on February 8. Vladimir Rys Photography/Getty Images
Ukraine's Andriy Kis prepares for his second run in the luge on February 8. LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images)
Slovenia's Robert Kranjec falls while competing in the men's normal hill ski jumping event on February 8. JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images
Belarussian biathletes Evgeny Abramenko, standing, and Yuryi Liadov shoot during the men's 10-kilometer sprint on February 8. ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP/Getty Images
Athletes compete in the women's skiathlon on February 8. Harry How/Getty Images
The Olympic flame burns in the cauldron February 8 as people walk in Olympic Park. Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/MCT via Getty Images
Austria's Michael Hayboeck competes in the men's normal hill ski jump on February 8. PETER PARKS/AFP/Getty Image
Aiko Uemura of Japan competes in the women's moguls final on February 8. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Russia's Julia Lipnitskaia runs her fingers across the ice February 8 as she competes in the women's short program during the team figure skating event. AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images
Fans watch the women's short program during team figure skating on February 8. AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images
Austria's Daniel Pfister grimaces February 8 as he prepares to compete in the luge. LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP/Getty Images
Italy's Stefania Berton and Ondrej Hotarek perform February 8 during the pairs free program portion of team figure skating. ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
Streamers and confetti fly through the air as performers entertain fans February 8 at the Olympic village. AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images
Justine Dufour-LaPointe approaches a jump February 8 during the finals of the women's moguls. Richard Lautens/Toronto Star via Getty Images
Justine Dufour-Lapointe celebrates after taking the gold in the moguls. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Maxime Dufour-Lapointe, sister of Justine and Chloe, competes in the moguls February 8. Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images
Japan's Aiko Uemura competes in the women's moguls. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Anders Jacobsen of Norway jumps during qualification for the men's normal hill ski jumping event. Lars Baron/Getty Images
Canada's women's hockey team celebrates after scoring a goal against Switzerland during their preliminary round game February 8. Martin Rose/Getty Images
Nelli Zhiganshina and Alexander Gazsi of Germany compete in team figure skating on February 8. Matthew Stockman/Getty Images
Austria's Daniel Pfister competes in the men's luge on February 8. LEON NEAL/AFP/Getty Images
The Olympic flame burns February 8 at Olympic Park. Streeter Lecka/Getty Images
Snow flies on February 8 during the men's 10-kilometer biathlon sprint. PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU/AFP/Getty Images
Snowboarder Yuki Kadono of Japan competes during the men's slopestyle final February 8. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Ireland's Seamus O'Connor competes in the slopestyle semifinals. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
The Olympic flame burns. Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/MCT/Getty Images
The women's hockey team of Switzerland huddles before the start of its Group A match against Canada. JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images
Jonathan Kuck of the United States competes during the men's 5.000-meter speedskating event. Paul Gilham/Getty Images
South Korea's Seo Jung-Hwa competes in the women's moguls. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
Spectators wave national flags close to the finish line of the women's skiathlon. Clive Mason/Getty Images
Snowboarder Scotty James of Australia reacts during the slopestyle semifinals. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Australian snowboarder Scotty James competes in the slopestyle. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Staale Sandbech of Norway is seen in the air during the slopestyle final. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Course security guards look on during the men's slopestyle semifinals. Ian MacNicol/Getty Images
Two Americans celebrate February 8 after a goal against Finland during their women's ice hockey game. Bruce Bennett/Getty Images
Cross-country skiers compete in the women's skiathlon. Harry How/Getty Images
Snowboarder Seamus O'Connor of Ireland looks on during the men's slopestyle semifinals. Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Emma Wiken of Sweden competes in the women's skiathlon. Vladimir Rys Photography/Getty Images
Mathieu Giroux of Canada prepares to compete during the men's 5,000-meter speedskating event. Paul Gilham/Getty Images
Snowboarder Jan Scherrer of Switzerland competes during the slopestyle semifinals. Ian MacNicol/Getty Images
Finnish goalie Noora Raty allows a goal during a women's ice hockey game against the United States. Matt Slocum - Pool/Getty Images
Kazakhstan's Dmitriy Babenko competes in the men's 5,000-meter speedskating event. JUNG YEON-JE/AFP/Getty Images
Sweden's Sven Thorgren competes in the men's slopestyle. JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images
A picture taken with a robotic camera shows Dutch speedskater Sven Kramer competing in the 5,000 meters. Kramer won gold in the event for the second straight Olympics. ANTONIN THUILLIER/AFP/Getty Images
Dancers perform during the opening ceremony, which was held at Fisht Olympic Stadium on Friday, February 7. Clive Mason/Getty Images
The Olympic cauldron is lit during the opening ceremony. Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
Artists perform during the opening ceremony. ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images
Olympic sports are depicted with lights during the opening ceremony. Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
Statues are raised during the opening ceremony. ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/AFP/Getty Images
Performers sing during the opening ceremony. YURI KADOBNOV/AFP/Getty Images
The Olympic cauldron is seen over Olympic Park on February 7. Scott Halleran/Getty Images