Men's Slopestyle Kicks Off Sochi Games

(Krasnaya Polyana, Russia) -- The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games are underway. The men's snowboarding slopestyle kicked off the world sports showcase in Russia early this morning. Eight men are already qualified for the slopestyle final to be held early Saturday morning. Three Americans are through to the semifinal, which is also early on Saturday. It's the first time this event has been incorporated during the Winter Games.