With helpful servings of early snow and plenty of improvements to go around, ski resorts have a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving, and they're encouraging you to join them with bountiful specials. Check out SkiNet's best holiday picks.
Newly crowned Olympic combined champion Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) punched through the second run of a weathered-delayed giant slalom Sunday to claim the first World Cup victory of his young career in a race where the top four skiers were just four-hundredths of a second apart.
The men's alpiners opened their Olympic events Sunday with the Men's Downhill and Bode Miller posted the top U.S. finish as he grabbed fifth. Antoine Deneriaz of France smoked the course and the field to win the gold medal.