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June 19, 1997 | HELENE ELLIOTT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The letters came in thick, heavy piles, about a thousand a week at first. There have been too many letters for Sheldon Kennedy to count, but never so many that he will become inured to the horrifying tales they tell. He knows their stories all too well, because he lived them. From teenagers to 50-year-olds, the letter writers reveal their darkest secrets.
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June 19, 1997 | HELENE ELLIOTT, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The letters came in thick, heavy piles, about a thousand a week at first. There have been too many letters for Sheldon Kennedy to count, but never so many that he will become inured to the horrifying tales they tell. He knows their stories all too well, because he lived them. From teenagers to 50-year-olds, the letter writers reveal their darkest secrets.
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December 19, 1992 | From Staff and Wire Reports
Sheldon Kennedy of the Detroit Red Wings has been placed on a year's probation and fined $635 for reckless driving in a plea bargain that reduced a drunk-driving charge. Attorneys for both sides said charges were reduced because the breathalyzer used to test Kennedy was found to have inaccurate information.
SPORTS
October 23, 1998
A guest list of sports figures to be featured on TV and radio from today through Thursday: * Tom Lasorda, Sparky Anderson --"Up Close," today, 3 p.m.
SPORTS
November 21, 1992 | From Associated Press
Shawn McEachern, who last winter was a member of the U.S. Olympic team, is developing into an another potent weapon in the Pittsburgh Penguins' arsenal. The rookie scored two goals Friday night to help Pittsburgh defeat the New Jersey Devils, 4-1, at East Rutherford, N.J. Playing on a club that already has such proven goal scorers as Mario Lemieux, Kevin Stevens, Joe Mullen, Rick Tocchet and Jaromir Jagr, McEachern is making his mark.
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April 29, 2002 | Shari Roan
CLOSE TO HOME Produced by Vanessa Roth and Alexandra Dickson Discovery Health Channel Today, 5 to 7 p.m.; repeats from 8 to 10 p.m. * Overview: "Close to Home" premiered earlier this year at the Sundance Film Festival, but the current child-sexual-abuse scandal embroiling the Catholic Church should heighten interest in this sobering documentary.
SPORTS
May 4, 1995 | From Associated Press
Jaromir Jagr brought another NHL scoring title to Pittsburgh, which got used to them from Mario Lemieux, but the championship Jagr most wants--another Stanley Cup--is looking ever more elusive to his Penguins. Pittsburgh blew a two-goal lead to lose its season-high third game in a row, falling to Florida, 4-3, Wednesday night at home. Jagr, with a flurry of four goals and an assist in his last three games, became the first European player to lead the NHL in scoring.
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February 12, 1997 | From Associated Press
Trevor Kidd made 31 saves to lead the Calgary Flames to their third consecutive victory, a 5-1 rout of the Boston Bruins at Calgary, Canada. Jonas Hoglund, Dave Gagner, and Ronnie Stern had a goal and an assist for the Flames, whose winning streak is a season high. Barry Richter spoiled Kidd's shutout bid with 1:20 left in the third period. The Bruins' winless streak stretched to four (0-3-1).
SPORTS
December 27, 1995
Sports figures were involved in 252 nationally reported police incidents, court appearances or other developments in 1995, for alleged offenses that ranged in gravity from shoplifting to murder, a Times study found. Items--involving current professional or college athletes, team employees or administrators-- are listed by date of resolution unless otherwise indicated. JANUARY Jan. 1--SHELDON KENNEDY, Winnipeg Jet player, charged with possession of marijuana. Resolution: Charges dropped.
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December 28, 1992 | From Associated Press
Alexei Kovalev's third goal of the game with 36 seconds left ended a four-goal rally in the final seven minutes and gave the New York Rangers a 6-5 victory over the Boston Bruins Sunday night at New York. The Rangers were behind, 5-2, before Mike Gartner and Kovalev each scored twice, with Kovalev getting the game-winner. Doug Weight assisted on all three of Kovalev's goals as the Russian forward, the Rangers' No. 1 pick in the 1991 draft, registered his first NHL hat trick.
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January 18, 1993 | From Associated Press
The Chicago Blackhawks are showing no signs of letting up on Norris Division opponents. Michel Goulet scored three goals and Ed Belfour got his fourth consecutive victory in a week over Norris Division teams as the Blackhawks completed a home-and-home sweep against the Toronto Maple Leafs with a 5-3 victory Sunday night at Chicago. The Norris Division-leading Blackhawks scored consecutive victories over Minnesota last week, then beat Toronto by 5-3 on Saturday.
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