Feb. 17 Olympics Highlights in Photos: Nathan Chen’s Multi-Quad Comeback, Krueger Ends U.S.’s Medal Drought in Speedskating

February 17 competition highlights from the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.

23 photos
1/23
Alberto Rodriguez/Telemundo
USA's John-Henry Krueger reacts after the men's 1,000m short track speed skating semi-final event during the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games, at the Gangneung Ice Arena in Gangneung on Feb. 17, 2018.
2/23
David Ramos/Getty Images
Jonathon Lillis of the United States celebrates during the Freestyle Skiing Men's Aerials Qualification on day eight of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on Feb. 17, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
3/23
Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Jonathon Lillis of the United States competes during the Freestyle Skiing Men's Aerials Qualification on day eight of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on Feb. 17, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
4/23
Alberto Rodriguez/Telemundo
Anastasiya Kuzmina of Slovakia celebrates as she approaches the finish line to to win gold during the Women's 12.5km Mass Start Biathlon on day eight of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Alpensia Biathlon Centre on Feb. 17, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
5/23
Jamie Squire/Getty Images
Nathan Chen of the United States reacts after landing 5 of 6 quads during the Men's Single Free Program on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Ice Arena on Feb. 17, 2018, in Gangneung, South Korea. The quads were not enough for the "Quad King" to place, however - <a href="/news/to-watch/3-to-Watch-Palo-Altos-Vincent-Zhou-Hopes-to-Impress-Again-Nathan-Chen-Looks-for-Redemption-and-Lindsey-Vonn-Prepares-for-a-Comeback-474266273.html" target="_blank">Chen finished 5th behind Japan, Spain and China</a>.
6/23
Getty Images
Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan competes during the Men's Single Free Program on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Ice Arena on Feb. 17, 2018, in Gangneung, South Korea.
7/23
Alberto Rodriguez/Telemundo
Maggie Voisin of the United States competes during the Freestyle Skiing Ladies' Ski Slopestyle qualification on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on Feb. 17, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
8/23
Ezra Shaw/Getty Images
Lindsey Vonn of the United States reacts at the finish during the Alpine Skiing Ladies Super-G on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Jeongseon Alpine Centre on Feb. 17, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. Vonn, a favorite for gold, placed sixth.
9/23
KVEA-TV
<a href="/multimedia/Nathan-Chen-Regains-His-Quad-Crown-474357853.html" target="_blank">Nathan Chen of the United States competes</a> during the Men's Single Free Program on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Ice Arena on Feb. 17, 2018, in Gangneung, South Korea.
10/23
Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Elana Meyers Taylor and Lauren Gibbs of United States make a run during the Women's Bobsleigh training at Olympic Sliding Centre on Feb. 17, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
11/23
NBC 4 New York
Gold medallist Ester Ledecka, center, of the Czech Republic celebrates with silver medallist Anna Veith, left, of Austria and bronze medallist Tina Weirather of Liechtenstein during the victory ceremony for the Alpine Skiing Ladies Super-G on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Jeongseon Alpine Centre on Feb. 17, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
12/23
Ezra Shaw/Getty Images
Gold medalist Ester Ledecka of the Czech Republic reacts at the finish during the Alpine Skiing Ladies Super-G on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Jeongseon Alpine Centre on Feb. 17, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
13/23
Robert Cianflone/Getty Images
Alexei Bychenko of Israel reacts during the Men's Single Free Program on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Ice Arena on Feb. 17, 2018, in Gangneung, South Korea.
14/23
Robert Cianflone/Getty Images
Deniss Vasiljevs of Latvia competes during the Men's Single Free Program on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Ice Arena on Feb. 17, 2018, in Gangneung, South Korea.
15/23
Harry How/Getty Images
Adam Rippon of the United States waves after <a href="/multimedia/Adam-Rippon-closes-out-a-strong-program-for-Team-USA-in-the-free-skate-474363793.html" target="_blank">skating a clean program</a> during the Men's Single Free Program on day eight of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Ice Arena on Feb. 17, 2018, in Gangneung, South Korea.
16/23
David Ramos/Getty Images
Devin Logan of the United States competes during the Freestyle Skiing Ladies' Ski Slopestyle qualification on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on Feb. 17, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
17/23
David Ramos/Getty Images
Anastasia Tatalina of Olympic Athlete from Russia competes during the Freestyle Skiing Ladies' Ski Slopestyle qualification on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on Feb. 17, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
18/23
Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
Johanne Killi of Norway competes during the Freestyle Skiing Ladies' Ski Slopestyle qualification on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on Feb. 17, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
19/23
Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images
Paul Fentz of Germany competes during the Men's Single Free Program on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Ice Arena on Feb. 17, 2018, in Gangneung, South Korea.
20/23
Getty Images
Sarah Hoefflin of Switzerland competes during the Freestyle Skiing Ladies' Ski Slopestyle qualification on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on Feb. 17, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
21/23
Jamie Squire/Getty Images
Morisi Kvitelashvili of Georgia competes during the Men's Single Free Program on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Ice Arena on Feb. 17, 2018, in Gangneung, South Korea.
22/23
Ryan Pierse/Getty Images
Jazmine Fenlator-Victorian and Carrie Russell of Jamaica start their run during the Women's Bobsleigh training at Olympic Sliding Centre on Feb. 17, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
23/23
Getty Images
Tomas Kundratek (84) of the Czech Republic collides with Mat Robinson (37) of Canada in the second period during the Men's Ice Hockey Preliminary Round Group A game on day eight of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Hockey Centre on Feb. 17, 2018, in Gangneung, South Korea.
Contact Us