American speed skater Shani Davis warms up prior the men's 1,500 meter speed skating race at the Richmond Olympic Oval at the Vancouver 2010 Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2010. Davis and American Chad Hedrick will square off for the final time, in the men's 1,500 meters at the XXI Olympic Winter Games. Though Davis has the upper hand based on fall World Cup results, Hedrick has peaked at the right time and has trained almost exclusively for this race. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
February 20, 2010 7:27:59 PM PST
By PAUL NEWBERRY AP National Writer
RICHMOND, British Columbia (AP) - February 20, 2010 --
Shani Davis and Chad Hedrick were supposed to battle it out for gold. Mark Tuitert didn't go along with the plan.