VIDEO: The Winter Olympics continue today in Sochi, Russia, and seem poised to provide their share of indelible memories. Take a look back at some other memorable moments from past Games.
'Miracle on Ice' (1980)
Without hyperbole, it still stands as arguably one of the greatest moments in U.S. sports history. A lightly regarded U.S. hockey team, stocked with little-known college players, upset a Soviet powerhouse thought to be invincible in world hockey at the time. Mike Eruzione scored the go-ahead goal in a 4-3 win, and to seal the moment, ABC broadcaster Al Michaels uttered his famous phrase, "Do you believe in miracles?"
Dan Jansen wins at last (1994)
Dan Jansen’s journey to a speed skating gold medal spanned four Olympic Games and is commemorated in a Visa commercial with the following words: “Hours before his race in ’88, Dan Jansen’s sister, Jane, passed away. He’d promised her he’d win gold. He didn’t…until six years later. Then, he skated a victory lap with his daughter, Jane.”
Tonya Harding vs. Nancy Kerrigan (1994)
Perhaps never has an Olympic competition been so overshadowed by an incident that occurred away from the Games. A month prior to the 1994 Lillehammer Games, U.S. figure skater Nancy Kerrigan was injured at the American skating championships in Detroit when Shane Stant struck her in the knee with a baton. It was later learned that Stant was hired by Tonya Harding's ex-husband, Jeff Gillooly. The ensuing media frenzy, it's safe to say, proved to be a distraction for both skaters. Kerrigan won a silver medal in the figure skating competition; Harding finished 10th.
Judging scandal in Salt Lake (2002)
In 2002 the pairs figure skating competition was thrown into chaos when the Canadian duo of Jamie Sale and David Pelletier, despite skating a flawless long program, was docked points by a French judge who later admitted to taking part in a "vote trading" scheme. The fallout included a complete overhaul in methodology for scoring future skating competitions, and Sale and Pelletier were awarded gold medals four days later.
Eric Heiden makes history (1980)
No athlete before or since -- in the Summer or Winter Olympics -- has pulled off what Heiden achieved at Lake Placid in 1980. He swept all five speed skating events (500 meters, 1,000 meters, 1,500 meters, 5,000 meters, 10,000 meters), winning gold in each and setting four world records in the process.
Colts Camp 2014: Day 5
VIDEO: As the Colts wrapped up their first week of training camp at Anderson University, the team announced the release of Chris Rainey and quarterback Andrew Luck got a taste of the defense's ferocity.
Colts Camp Day 5: Midday Update
VIDEO: Herald Bulletin sports reporter George Bremer checks in with a training camp update and says Colts quarterback Andrew Luck had an uneven day in a morning practice before a day off.
Colts Camp 2014: Day 4
VIDEO: As the Colts continued practice Sunday at Anderson University, players and coaches alike stressed the need for versatility at every position in order for Indianapolis to become a truly "playmaker-driven" offense.
Colts Camp Day 4: Midday Update
VIDEO: Herald Bulletin sports reporter George Bremer checks in with a training camp update and says the Colts are focusing on versatility along the offensive line.
Colts Camp 2014: Day 3
VIDEO: With Vick Ballard sidelined for the season with an Achilles tendon injury, the focus at training camp Saturday was on the young running backs who will have an opportunity to take his place.
Colts Camp Day 3: Midday Update
VIDEO: The Herald Bulletin's George Bremer reports from Anderson University, where a season-ending Achilles tendon injury to Vick Ballard has put the focus on the Colts' other running backs as the team gets set to practice in pads for the first time at training camp.
Colts Camp 2014: Day 2
VIDEO: With linebacker Robert Mathis facing a league-mandated four-game suspension to start the season, the Colts continued practice Friday at Anderson University with an emphasis on building depth along the offensive and defensive lines.
Colts Camp Day 2: Midday Update
VIDEO: Herald Bulletin sports reporter George Bremer checks in from Anderson University, where the Colts' defensive line is in the spotlight, with several players expected to step up to fill the shoes of Robert Mathis during his four-game suspension to start the season.
Colts Camp 2014: Day 1
VIDEO: The Colts hit the field for their first practice of training camp Thursday, and spirited competition at several positions -- including running back -- is expected.
Colts Camp Day 1: Midday Update
VIDEO: Herald Bulletin sports reporter George Bremer checks in from Anderson University, where the Colts held a morning walk-through in preparation for the first open practice of training camp.
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