1. Lindsey Vonn: A Dominant Career in Photos Sports, February 10

    Vonn retired on Sunday at 34, capping a career that featured unprecedented World Cup accomplishments and gave her legitimate celebrity status.

  2. Matti Nykanen, Champion but Troubled Ski Jumper, Dies at 55 Obituaries, February 4

    “The Flying Finn” dominated his sport at the Olympics and elsewhere, until alcohol abuse and episodes of violence tarnished his legacy.

  3. Gracie Gold’s Battle for Olympic Glory Ended in a Fight to Save Herself Sports, January 25

    Gold appeared to be a gold medal favorite in figure skating for the 2018 Winter Games. Then her mental health unraveled, and a cry for help became her boldest move.

  4. No Punishment for Russia Over Delay on Doping Data Sports, January 22

    Russia missed the deadline for turning over data on its doping program by nearly three weeks. WADA decided that was not a problem.