September 07, 2009
At age 73, Toni Sailer , who in 1956 became the first skier to win gold in all three Alpine events at one Olympics. A native of Kitzbühel, Austria—he was known as the Blitz from Kitz—Sailer was a 21-year-old plumber...
February 06, 2006 | Brian Cazeneuve
A complete guide
to the 84 events and 252 medals up for grabs over the 17 days of the Winter
January 30, 2006 | Edited by Mark Bechtel and Stephen Cannella
5,006 Career points scored by LeBron James, 21, who became the youngest NBA player to reach the 5,000-point milestone.
April 21, 2003
A professional soccer game in Austria was delayed 20 minutes while six security guards tried to catch a piglet that ran onto the pitch.
February 04, 2002 | Brian Cazeneuve
Can Jean Racine and Gea Johnson overcome controversy to take the first women's bobsledding gold? Will there be any big surprises? Here are SI's fearless medal picks