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Today in sports history: February 19

...1-2 in an Olympic event, the men's slalom, at the Winter Games in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia. The Soviet Union beats Czechoslovakia...Vonetta Flowers give the United States 21 medals in the Winter Games. Flowers becomes the first black athlete in history...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-02-19/today-sports-history-february-19
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Today In Sports History for Wednesday, Feb. 18

...1-2 in an Olympic event, the men's slalom, at the Winter Games in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia. The Soviet Union beats Czechoslovakia...Vonetta Flowers give the United States 21 medals in the Winter Games. Flowers becomes the first black athlete in history...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-02-18/today-sports-history-feb-18
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Today in sports history for Sunday, Feb. 8

1936 - Jay Berwanger, University of Chicago halfback and Heisman Trophy winner, is the first player ever selected in the NFL Draft. The Philadelphia Eagles make the pick and eventually trade his rights to the Chicago Bears.

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-02-08/today-sports-history
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Today In Sports History

...1-2 in an Olympic event, the men's slalom, at the Winter Games in Sarajevo, Yugoslavia. The Soviet Union beats Czechoslovakia...Vonetta Flowers give the United States 21 medals in the Winter Games. Flowers becomes the first black athlete in history...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-02-19/today-sports-history
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Olympic short track concludes with 3 finals

...victory would give Ahn a record fifth short track gold and make him the first skater to win all four different events at the Winter Games.Eight years ago in Turin, Ahn won gold in the 1,000, 1,500 and 5,000 relay, and bronze in the 500 skating...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-02-21/olympic-short-track-concludes-3-finals
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Sochi opening: Let Putin's games begin

...compete with the cinematic splendor of the London Olympics or the pyrotechnic extravaganza of Beijing, but then again, the Winter Games are usually more low-key.No matter. All Putin needs is an event that tells the world "Russia is back."It's...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-02-07/sochi-opening-let-putins-games-begin
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Injured Lindsey Vonn skipping Sochi Olympics

Lindsey Vonn will miss the Sochi Olympics because of a right knee injury, leaving the Winter Games without one of its biggest stars.The 29-year-old skier from Vail, Colo., announced her decision Tuesday, exactly one...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-01-08/injured-lindsey-vonn-skipping-sochi-ol
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Arctic Winter Games officials hail Fairbanks plans

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) - Visiting Arctic Winter Games officials converged on Fairbanks recently, saying they like what they've seen so far in preparations for the 2014 games that will take place in the city and nearby North Pole.

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-10-22/arctic-winter-games-officials-hail-fai
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Let's hope athletes take a stand in Sochi

...so-called gay "propaganda."Some of that is understandable, given we're only months away from the start of the Winter Games - too short a timeframe to pull the mammoth event from Sochi and award it to another city, at least without delaying...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-08-19/lets-hope-athletes-take-stand-sochi
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Olympic torch starts trek to Salt Lake

...sent the Olympic torch on its two-month journey to the Winter Games in Salt Lake City after a welcoming ceremony today...attacks, Salt Lake officials have begun promoting the Winter Games as a rallying point for the nation and an opportunity...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120401/spo_torch.shtml
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