Omaha won't be a stop on Weir's return
Johnny Weir pulled out of the ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Rostelecom Cup in Moscow late last year because of injury.
Posted: Sunday, January 20, 2013 12:00 am
Some of the loudest buzz at last year's U.S. Figure Skating Championships was about a skater who wasn't competing.
Johnny Weir, the three-time national champion and two-time Olympian who had left the sport to delve into writing, music, fashion and reality television, showed up to tell reporters that he was back — and “98 percent sure” he'd be skating for another national title in Omaha in 2013.
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Sunday, January 20, 2013 12:00 am.