Fireworks light up the sky as Sochi welcomes the world to Russia for the start of the 2014 Winter Olympics.

Winter Olympics:The Opening Ceremonies Recap

OK you can’t watch the 2014 Winter Olympic Opening Ceremonies live from Sochi, Russia and you are bummed. You must wait until 7:30 p.m. tonight when NBC will present all the excitement of a three hour tape delayed event.

Speed Skating

Dutch Speed Skater to Eclipse Country’s Greatest Champ

Ireen Wust was a  gold medal winner in each of her two previous appearances at the Olympic Winter Games. This Dutch speed skater  is aiming to eclipse two of her country’s greatest champions on the ice rink at Sochi.