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Vonn could be these Games' Kerri Strug

Updated: February 11, 2010, 1:46 AM ET
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

Umm, you might want to hold off on the Wheaties boxes.

Pre-Olympic news conferences usually are dominated by athletes talking about fulfilling a lifelong dream. Lindsey Vonn instead talked about a potential nightmare Wednesday, dropping the bombshell that she severely bruised her lower right shin during a training run in Austria last week and might not be able to ski in the Olympics or, at best, not ski up to her potential. Her voice cracked at times, and tears appeared to well up ...

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