Coach: Vonn Will Race Slalom Despite Injury

Coach: Vonn will race slalom despite injury

Lindsey Vonn is sure to compete in the final women's Alpine ski race of the Vancouver Olympics despite fracturing her little finger on Wednesday, the U.S. team's head coach said.

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