La velada pero dolorosa crítica de un héroe del hockey ruso que siempre había respaldado a Vladimir Putin

Alexander Ovechkin héroe del deporte más popular de Rusia le llamó “guerra” a lo que para su Putin es una “invasión militar especial”, diferencia semántica que golpea fuerte en el Kremlin

World Cup of Hockey Could Influence NHL Olympic Decision

(ATR) The return of the tournament raises questions about the future of NHL players in the Olympics.

Olympic Defeat Haunts Russian Ice Hockey Captain

(ATR) Alexander Ovechkin says it is still "incredibly shameful" to finish fifth in ice hockey at the Sochi Olympics. 

IIHF Event in Belarus Possibly "Best Ever"

(ATR) As the IIHF World Championship rolls on, Rene Fasel says the event in Minsk could the "best ever."

Russian Hockey Stars; Smartphone Guide; Veteran Broadcaster

(ATR) Russian Ice Hockey stars look forward to playing on home ice... Sochi guide to smartphones... Vladimir Pozner joins NBC as a broadcaster in this RIA Novosti Roundup...

U.S. Team to Sochi; Ovechkin Cleared for Olympics

(ATR) The U.S. Olympic Committee scopes out Sochi ... NHL star to play in Games ... More inside this Sochi Scene ...

Support for Polish, Swiss Bids; Sochi State Commission; Ovechkin 1st Torchbearer

(ATR) President of Poland presses for 2022 ... Canton approves Swiss bid ... Putin launches State Commission on Olympics ... Ovechkin first confirmed torchbearer for Sochi 2014 .. More inside this Olympic Newsdesk ...

Olympic Newsdesk -- Asian Games Leaders Defend Cricket, American Wins New York City Marathon

(ATR) Asian Olympic leaders justify cricket as a choice for the 2010 Asian Games... Sochi 2014 names new ambassador.