You're a great skater and all.
But that wasn't Olympic champion material.
In Thursday night's men's free skate, Lysacek skated slow and his jumps weren't close to the technical ability of defending Olympic champion Evgeni Plushenko.
Debating Lysacek's goldDebating Lysacek's gold
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Evan Lysacek (R) of the US shakes hands with silver medalist Evgeni Plushenko of Russia.
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How can you be Olympic champion when you don't even try the quad? If you're going to take the quad out, why not take out another triple axel and just have more of the other stuff so the International Skating Union can make it more into an "art" recital.
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