Gold medals represented when Sacramento Kings doctor Eric Heiden checked out Houston Rockets star Charles Barkley for a hernia.
St. Olaf wrestlers who tossed their letter jackets at the feet of college president Mark Edwards after he announced plans to eliminate the sport.
Bulbs blown out on a leftfield light standard at Charlotte County Stadium, a minor league ballpark in Port Charlotte, Fla., that can't be replaced by workers because protected ospreys are nesting on the standard.
Midwest schools—Mankato State, Bemidji State, Wisconsin, Ohio State, Minnesota-Duluth and St. Cloud State—scheduled to launch women's hockey programs within the next two years.
Weeks of suspension handed down by the Andover and District Sunday League to Melvin Sylvester, an amateur soccer official in London who, after punching a player, threw himself out of a game.
New sports magazines launched in 1997, a total surpassed only by the 111 new sex-related titles.