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Team USA wins first medals of 2014 Paralympic Winter Games

Alpine skiing: Jones, Nichols and Stephens land on podium in downhill events 
Alana Nichols won silver, and Laurie Stephens and Allison Jones won bronze in the women's downhill competition on the first day of alpine skiing at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Center. More 

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Sled hockey: Team USA handles Italy on the ice
Brody Roybal had a pair of goals, Declan Farmer collected a single tally and added an assist as defenseman Nikko Landeros notched three assists to help the U.S. Paralympic Sled Hockey Team begin the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games with a 5-1 victory over Italy at the Shayba Arena. More

 

 

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Wheelchair curling: USA slips to 0-2 at 2014 Paralympic Winter Games
After strong starts at past international competitions, Team USA's 0-2 beginning to the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games at the Ice Cube Curling Center comes as a surprise to Patrick McDonald and the American team. More

 

 

 

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Biathlon: Team USA has strong showing on day one 
The U.S. Paralympic Nordic Skiing Team opened competition at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in dramatic fashion, narrowly missing the podium twice today at the Laura Cross-Country Ski and Biathlon Center. More

 

 

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Kreamelmeyer inducted into Visa Paralympic Hall of Fame
Today retired U.S. Paralympic Nordic skiing coach Jon Kreamelmeyer was inducted into the Visa Paralympic Hall of Fame at the Ayvazovsky Hotel in Sochi, Russia. Kreamelmeyer was among two others to be inducted, including retired Spanish visually impaired skier Eric Villalon Fuentes and retired biathlete and cross-country skier Verena Bentele. More

 

 

 

COMPETITION SCHEDULE - 3/09
Alpine skiing
10 a.m. – Men’s super-G, all classes

Cross-country skiing
10 a.m. – Men’s 15km sitting
12:30 p.m. - Women’s 12km sitting

Sled hockey
16:30 – USA v. Korea

Wheelchair Curling
9:30 a.m. – USA v. Norway

 

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NBC and NBCSN will combine to air an unprecedented 52 hours of coverage of the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games. For the complete broadcast schedule, click here. All events throughout the Games will also be live streamed on TeamUSA.org.