Hockey star shoots for gold in Sochi

2013 was the best year of my life,” says Kendall Coyne, a sharp­shooting for­ward for North­eastern hockey. Can she top it by helping Team USA win gold at the Olympics for the first time since 1998?

3Qs: The business of the Olympics

Rosanna Garcia, an asso­ciate pro­fessor of mar­keting who has attended the summer Olympics since 1984, explains how the Games have changed over the last two decades.

3Qs: Life after the Olympics

Jus­tine Siegal of Sport in Society says early prepa­ra­tion and a strong sense of self can help Olympic ath­letes lead suc­cessful lives long after their playing days are over.

3Qs: The fastest man on no legs

David Nolan, an asso­ciate clin­ical pro­fessor of phys­ical therapy, says a South African sprinter should be allowed to com­pete in the Olympics wearing high-​​tech carbon-​​fiber pros­thetic legs.