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T.J. Oshie #74 of the United States celebrates with teammates Ryan Callahan #24, Paul Stastny #26, Ryan Kesler #17 and Zach Parise #9 after scoring on a shootout goal. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Silverman: Superb Team USA Effort Shows Americans Are Ready To Make Another Run At Gold

It wasn’t just about the T.J. Oshie Show.

670 The Score–02/15/2014

T.J. Oshie  of the United States scores on a shootout against Sergei Bobrovski.  (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Zawaski: USA Defeats Russia in Shootout Thriller: What We Learned

It is impossible to argue that Team USA’s 3-2 shootout win over Russia wasn’t a fantastic sporting event, let alone hockey game.

670 The Score–02/15/2014

T.J. Oshie  of the United States scores on a shootout against Sergei Bobrovski  of Russia (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Oshie’s Shootout Goals Lead US Past Russia 3-2

T.J. Oshie scored four times in the shootout and got the winner in the eighth round, leading the United States past Russia 3-2 Saturday in the thrilling revival of a classic Olympic hockey rivalry.

02/15/2014

Jason Brown of the United States competes during the Figure Skating Men's Free Skating on day seven of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Iceberg Skating Palace on February 14, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Highland Park Proud Of Olympian Jason Brown

How did the figure skater do in Sochi? CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

02/14/2014

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6 Abandoned Olympic Venues You Can Still Visit

If you’re tuning into the Sochi Winter Olympics this year, it’s hard not to wonder what these Olympic venues will look like in ten years. While we wait for the answer, check out these abandoned Olympic venues you can still travel to.

02/13/2014

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Bob Costas Out Of Primetime Coverage For 2nd Straight Night

Matt Lauer will again replace Bob Costas, who has an eye infection.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2014

Brandon Pirri. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski Blackhawks Mailbag: Of Pirri, Deadline Deals And Sochi Fatigue

Jay Zawaski answers your questions on Brandon Pirri and weighs what the Blackhawks need moving forward.

670 The Score–02/11/2014

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

Olympic rings technological mishap. (Getty Images)

Meet The Guy Behind @SochiProblems Twitter Account

The @SochiProblems account has more followers than the official Sochi Olympics account.

CBS Chicago–02/11/2014

Downtown Chicago skyline. (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Wisch: Imagining The Opening Ceremony To A Chicago Olympics

Michael Jordan would have to light the torch after a tribute to the city’s diversity.

CBS Chicago–02/11/2014

Sochi Olympics downhill skiing. (Getty Images)

Sochi Drones Shooting Olympic TV, Not Terrorists

Using drones to shoot video is cheaper and allows for better angles.

CBS Chicago–02/10/2014

Johnny Quinn. (Getty Images)

View: USA Bobsledder Johnny Quinn Gets Stuck In Elevator

Quinn’s been stuck in a bathroom and elevator now. What’s next?

CBS Chicago–02/10/2014

The Leopard, one of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics mascots, is presented during the opening ceremony at the Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi. (JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Schadenfreude Is Drawing Me To Watch The Olympics

Will the Sochi craziness bring even more people to watch the Olympics?

CBS Chicago–02/07/2014

Vladimir Putin. (Getty Images)

Russian Official Claims Video In Bathrooms Prove Complaints Overblown

Complaints about substandard facilities in the days before the Sochi Olympics were dismissed by Russian officials as overblown and biased.

02/06/2014

Steven Stamkos. (Scott Iskowitz/Getty Images)

Lightning Star Stamkos Will Miss Olympics For Team Canada

Team Canada will be lacking a key cog when the Olympics Games begin.

CBS Chicago–02/05/2014

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2014 Sochi Games Pregame Playlist

As Team USA gears up for the biggest sporting events of their lives in Sochi, they need some motivation to push themselves in ways they never have before.

02/05/2014

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In Sochi, Russia, Don’t Touch The Water

We all know how the old saying goes when you travel: “Don’t drink the water.”

02/04/2014

Patrick Kane. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Zawaski: With Terror Threats Looming, NHL Should Withdraw From Sochi Games

With safety at risk, NHL players don’t need to go to Sochi.

CBS Chicago–01/28/2014

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

Family Of Local Olympian Traveling To Sochi Despite Security Concerns

CBS 2′s Dorothy Tucker talked to the Chicago family of one Olympic hopeful and determined to get their fears aside to cheer a loved one to victory.

01/22/2014

Children hug new Cubs mascot, Clark, at Advocate Illinois Masonic’s Pediatric Developmental Center in Chicago on January 13, 2014. (Credit: Steve Green/Chicago Cubs)

Bernstein: Cubs Overreact To Mascot Silliness

The Cubs didn’t need to publicly defend their mascot.

CBS Chicago–01/15/2014

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