Michelle says that she’s going to come back to the U.S. to not be a distraction.
Class, baby. Class all the way.
Injury forces U.S. skater to pull off team; Hughes in
Posted: Saturday February 11, 2006 11:42AM;
Updated: Sunday February 12, 2006 2:47PM
TURIN, Italy (AP) — Michelle Kwan’s decade-long quest for Olympic gold came to a sorrowful end Sunday when she withdrew because of an injury, taking the biggest name out of the Turin Games.
Kwan cut short her first practice of the games the day before after straining a groin muscle, and the injury worsened as the day wore on. She withdrew after Dr. Jim Moeller evaluated her early Sunday morning and recommended she not continue. [full story]