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With the use of steroids and other performance enhancers rampant, according to a former MVP and other sources, baseball players and their reliance on drugs have grown to larming proportions
The Master List
The 50 greatest sports figures of the century from each of the 50 states
Less Than Great
Wayne Gretzky is having a subpar year and feeling heat over trades made by the Los Angeles Kings
Small Wonders In the NHL little players have to show they can do things as big as the league's tallest guy, and this season a bunch of them are doing just that....
Phoenix Coyotes center Daniel Briere has been fudging his height since junior hockey, even before Frank Bonello, the director of. NHL Central ...
The Muscle Murders
When Bertil Fox, a former Mr. Universe, was arrested for double homicide last year, he became only the latest accused murderer among hard-core bodybuilders, whose subculture is a volatile mix of fragile egos, economic hardship and anabolic steroid abuse
Light And Lively Rick Nash, a precocious 18-year-old ticketed for stardom in the NHL, enjoys keeping things loose
left wing and likely top three pick in Saturday's NHL entry draft, is not ... American skaters by the NHL's Central Scouting, behind defenseman ...
THE FIRST TO GO FOURTH ROBERTO LUONGO WAS DRAFTED EARLIER THAN ANY OTHER NETMINDER IN NHL HISTORY. DOES THAT MEAN THE LEAGUE IS FINALLY CHANGING THE WAY IT SIZES UP GOALIES?
"Every goalie growing up dreams of being drafted by the NHL," .... director of the NHL Central Scouting Bureau, proclaimed Luongo to be a ...
The Monster Hulking Capitals goaltender Olaf Kolzig, a.k.a. Godzilla, has not only shed his backup status but has also emerged as one of the NHL's premier players by finally taming his ferocious temper
and political football, the Washington Capitals were the NHL's unloved .... with NHL Central Scouting and Kolzig was playing junior hockey
A Reminder of What We Can Be
At a time when international tensions and domestic frustrations had dampened traditional American optimism, the underdog U.S. Olympic hockey team gave the entire nation a lift by defeating the world's top team, the Soviets, and ultimately winning the gold medal. Those youngsters did so by means of the old-fashioned American work ethic, which some people feared was disappearing from the land
THE BIG SHORT
When he was 17, during preseason camp with the USHL's Dubuque (Iowa) Fighting Saints, representatives from NHL Central Scouting visited ...