Evan Lysacek's Top 10 List Here are the 10 most interesting opportunities, awards and just plain fun experiences that winning the Olympic gold medal made possible. Speaking to Columbia University business school graduates and students. Three weeks before the 1980 Winter Olympics began in Lake Placid, N.
SOCHI, Russia - The first of my 17 Olympics as a reporter came during one of the colder moments of the Cold War.
The Naperville native returns home for a giant celebration and a huge round of applause...
He is tall, angular, often dressed in black, always concerned about having everything about his life in order.
You see this side of the Naperville native immediately upon entering his Los Angeles house, especially in the paintings he does for relaxation.
Sasha Cohen, the 2006 Olympic figure skating silver medalist, has been Lysacek's friend for 13 years.
She once spent two months as his guest while taking...
women win no Olympic medal for the first time since 1964. He might have irked the likes of Russia's Evgeni Plushenko at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, but he wowed us when he took home the gold medal in men's figure skating a few weeks ago.
Y, President Jimmy Carter announced the United States would boycott the 1980 Moscow Summer Olympics in protest of the Soviet Union's invasion of Afghanistan.
In that atmosphere, also pervaded by the feeling of U. powerlessness over the hostage crisis in Iran, a hockey game became a political symbol and a...
VANCOUVER — There always has been an austere quality about Evan Lysacek.
Gold medal-winning figure skater Evan Lysacek has paid 0,000 for a two-bedroom, 1,600-square-foot condominium unit on the 45th floor of a high-rise off North Michigan Avenue.
Raised in Naperville, Lysacek, 28, won the gold medal in the 2010 Olympics and won the 2009 World Figure Skating Championships.
He is not participating in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, due to injury. Features include two baths, lake and city views,...