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[Olympics] Tonight We Get The Men’s Short Program Skate

There have already been two Olympics figure skating medal ceremonies in PyeongChang, and tonight the men’s short program kicks their point accumulation towards the podium. Previously we had the team skate events where the various countries entered competitors in four different skating disciplines; pairs, men’s, women’s, and ice dancing.  Team Canada took home the gold, The […]

[Olympics] General Hux and Captain Phasma, aka Pairs Skaters Morozov and Tarasova

It’s not surprising that Star Wars fans can see inspirational similarities everywhere, and last night the Olympics team skate was no exception.  During the pairs portion of the evening, Vladimir Morozov and partner Evgenia Tarasova resembled some familiar First Order personalities. Vladimir and Evgenia are competing as OARs, Olympic Athlete of Russia, which is the delegation approved […]

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[Olympics] The Men’s and Pairs Short Skate Team Event Is Happening RIGHT NOW

Tonight’s Olympics coverage on NBC includes several events, but the thing we are here for right now: the Men’s and pairs short skate and team events are happening. We’ll be live updating with performances (which you can livestream here) and the scores: The short program started with hometown competitor, 16-year-old South Korean Cha Jun-hwan. He […]

[Olympics] Men’s and Pairs Figure Skating Starts TONIGHT on NBC

While yes, officially the Winter Olympics haven’t had their cauldron lighting and opening ceremony yet (that’s tomorrow night), things are kicking off in a big way tonight in PyeongChang. Over on NBC (the official carrier of the Olympics in the US again), we’re going to get one of the highly anticipated events starting at 5 […]