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Think Olympic figure skating judges are biased? They might be.
A spokesperson for the governing body for U.S. figure skaters, U.S. Figure Skating, told NBC News that the organization’s president, Sam Auxier, had recused himself from judging in PyeongChang. “ISU rules allow federation leadership to judge events …
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Winter Olympics: Gannon the voice for figure skating
This 1983 photo shows North Carolina State’s Terry Gannon, a 1981 Joliet Catholic graduate, helping cut down the nets following the Wolfpack’s ACC Tournament Championship game in Atlanta, Ga. He was a key member of the national champion Wolfpack that …
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Olympics: Hanyu to participate in figure skating individual event
Japan’s Yuzuru Hanyu will participate in the men’s figure skating individual event beginning Feb. 16 at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, primary coach Brian Orser confirmed Monday. The confirmation came after it was revealed that the defending world and …


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