The Sports Illustrated Olympic Daily is published in Salt Lake City and available in event venues and on newsstands for 16 straight days during the 2002 Winter Games. Here are some sights and scenes from today’s edition.
Saturday, Feb. 16, 2002
These Olympics have turned one writer into a touchy-feely security groupie
This Canadian snowboarder won the giant slalom in 1998, but was stripped of his gold medal by the IOC after he tested positive for marijuana; arbitrators reinstated him as champion
Guns and Roses
Biathlon's Poirées blend skiing, shooting, medals and matrimony
At the ancient age of 32, aerialist Eric Bergoust is freestyle skiing's hottest commodity for one reason: He's the hardest worker around