2014 Sochi Olympics

FIFA president Sepp Blatter. (Michael Buholzer/AFP/Getty Images)

Baffoe: The World Cup In Qatar — When I ‘Unstick’ To Sports

An estimated 4,000 workers will die in preparations for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2014

Sad Russian fan. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Russia’s Hockey Failure Is Delicious

With bigoted-led Russia failing to medal in Olympic hockey, we’re all winners.

CBS Chicago–02/19/2014

Russia's Andrey Drozdov (C) takes part in the Men's Curling Round Robin Session 6 match between Switzerland and Russia at the Ice Cube Curling Center during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 13, 2014. (DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)

Watch: Russian Curler Faceplants On Ice

Curling turns dangerous when you slip on the ice.

670 The Score–02/13/2014

Colin Rittgers and Jessica Thomson sweep in front of a curling stone at the Chicago Curling Club. (CBSChicago.com)

Hoge: A Newfound Respect For Curling

Adam Hoge and Connor McKnight have a newfound respect for the niche sport played in the Olympics.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2014

U.S. goaltender Jonathan Quick. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Silverman: Olympic Hockey Preview, Predictions

The United States and Russia have a good shot to outperform Canada in Sochi.

CBS Chicago–02/11/2014

The Americans are introduced as the Sochi Olympics opening ceremonies. (DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)

Hoge: Let’s Hope Olympics Stay Hilarious, Don’t Turn Tragic

The problems in Sochi are mostly funny, but some are serious… and scary.

CBS Chicago–02/07/2014

Constuction workers work to finish buildings around the Rosa Khutor Mountain Cluster village ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on January 31, 2014 in Rosa Khutor, Sochi.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Crazy Moments In Winter Olympic History

There as been plenty of crazy in the Winter Olympics.

02/05/2014

Vladimir Putin. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Twitter Challenges Putin, NBC

By Dan Bernstein- CBSChicago.com Senior Columnist (CBS) — There’s no hiding anything in Sochi. NBC knows it, and Russia will have to live with it. The 2012 London Summer Games were tabbed the “Twitter Olympics” […]

CBS Chicago–02/05/2014

Jason Brown performs during the Smucker's Skating Spectacular following the Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships at TD Garden on January 12, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Highland Park Skater A Surprise Addition To U.S. Olympic Team

Marla and Steve Brown are still shocked their 19-year-old son Jason is an Olympian. Many thought the Highland Park native would charm the audience at Nationals, but no one expected him to earn one of only two spots to Sochi.

01/22/2014

Emery Lehman competes in the men's 10,000-meter during the U.S. Speed Skating Long Track Olympic Trials at the Utah Olympic Oval on Jauary 1, 2014 in Salt Lake City, Utah.  (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

West Suburban Speed Skater Heading To Sochi Olympics

A student at Oak Park-River Forest High School got a big send-off on Friday as he prepared to head to Sochi, Russia, where he’ll be participating as a speed skater in the 2014 Winter Olympics.

01/17/2014

Jason Brown performs during the Smucker's Skating Spectacular following the Prudential U.S. Figure Skating Championships at TD Garden on January 12, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Highland Park Skater Jason Brown Going To Sochi Olympics

After finishing first in the free skate, and third in the short program at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships over the weekend, 19-year-old Jason Brown was named to the U.S. Olympic skating team for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

01/13/2014

Lindsey Vonn.  (Photo credit should read ALEXANDER KLEIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Injured Lindsey Vonn Skipping Sochi Olympics

Lindsey Vonn will miss the Sochi Olympics because of a right knee injury, leaving the Winter Games without one of its biggest stars.

670 The Score–01/07/2014

Patrick Kane. (Cris Bouroncle/AFP/Getty Images)

Kane Named to USA Olympic Hockey Team

Patrick Kane is the lone Blackhawk representative on the squad.  

670 The Score–01/01/2014

The unveiled Sochi 2014 Olympic Gold Medal.  (Photo credit should read KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP/Getty Images)

Russian Sports Official Defends Anti-Gay Law, Compares Gays To Nazis

Russia’s new anti-gay law has caused a storm of criticism as the world prepares for the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

670 The Score–08/13/2013

Corey Crawford. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Total Of 8 Blackhawks Invited To Canada, U.S. Team Orientation Camps

Five Blackhawks were invited to Canada’s team orientation camp and three were invited to the United States’ camp.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2013