It was 60 degrees and 9 a.m. in Sochi as Mike Gilbert, Buffalo Sabres vice president of public and community relations, rang in around midnight East Coast time. Mike is representing the USA over in Sochi with the rest of the men's Olympic hockey team, which includes Buffalo boys Ryan Miller, Pat Kane and Brooks Orpik.
I got to chat with him about the team, their chase for gold, the scene in Sochi
The United States dominated a new Olympic sport, and the host nation of Russia claimed its first gold of the Sochi Games during the first weekend of competition. Here's a recap of this weekend's action:
The Olympics have finally arrived, and with that comes my obsession with them. Clay and Dale were nice enough to give in when I practically forced them to share my love of all things Olympics and try out some of the sports that you'll see this year in Sochi.
The 2014 Winter Olympics is about to begin in Sochi, Russia with opening ceremonies scheduled for Friday February 7th at 8:14pm. There are a number of New York Olympians participating this year. 18 to be exact.