Lindsey Vonn may be changing her plans for knee surgery to repair the damage caused by her crash at the world alpine championships. Her father, Alan Kildow, told The Denver Post on Wednesday morning that she was expecting to fly home Friday and that

SCHLADMING, Austria — The Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn, whose record-breaking ski racing career has frequently mixed stirring triumph with frightening spills, tore two knee ligaments in a tumbling crash Tuesday and will need reconstructive surgery.

Lindsey Vonn may be changing her plans for knee surgery to repair the damage caused by her crash at the world alpine championships. Her father, Alan Kildow, told The Denver Post on Wednesday morning that she was expecting to fly home Friday and that

[Update 1:13 p.m. ET] Still more details about Lindsey Vonn's serious knee injury today at the Alpine Ski World Championships: She suffered a torn ACL and MCL in her right knee, and also fractured her lateral tibial plateau,

By KELLEY McMILLAN. Published: February 6, 2013. SCHLADMING, Austria — One day after Lindsey Vonn's season-ending crash, she said she planned to come back better than ever for the 2013-14 World Cup season.