Jeremy Abbott will get to enjoy being the king of U.S. men's figure skating for a few months after winning his third U.S. title this weekend, but the marquee may soon begin to get very crowded.
As the men's short program was being contested in the U.S. Championships on Friday night, Johnny Weir was in town to get reacquainted with the sport he walked away from in 2010.
The lack of an elite pairs team on the world stage has been a sore spot for American figure skating. But could the problem begin to be remedied this weekend at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships?
The ice dancing field is loaded, and three former champions will vie for the women's crown at figure skating nationals.