Was It Worth It?
Despite the loutish behavior of the U.S. hockey team and the favorites' early ouster, the answer is, Yes, this was a dream of a tournament
A talented U.S. women's hockey team showed its mettle by defeating favored Canada
A Holy Tara
While Michelle Kwan was all business, Tara Lipinski was determined to make friends and have fun, and she left Nagano with a cool keepsake
SI's FEARLESS FORECAST
Who will be the brightest stars during the 16 days in Nagano? Who could give the U.S. a shot in the biathlon? Who will be the next Bonnie Blair? Who will emerge as the top female hockey player? Here are our peerless prognosticator's choices to take home all 204 medals.
by Anita Verschoth