March 7, 2004 |
Inside a disco-light-spotted cage, a beautiful couple writhed. He, an Adonis-type with tattooed biceps, gyrated while she, lithely petite in low-cut jeans, shimmied suggestively to the thumping beats. Welcome to Buffalo Bill's at Whistler Village, where the apres-ski scene is as prodigious as the legendary downhill terrains nearby.
September 17, 1998 |
The Vancouver Canucks suspended Pavel Bure without pay Wednesday after the club's leading scorer made good on his threat not to show at training camp at Whistler, Canada. Last month Bure cited "personal reasons" for wanting to be traded and said he would never play in a Vancouver uniform again. * Peter Stastny and Michel Goulet, two former Quebec Nordique teammates, will be inducted into hockey's Hall of Fame in Toronto on Nov.
March 17, 1994 |
Tommy Moe continued a downhill fight against the temptations of success when he finished tied for third in Wednesday's downhill at the World Cup Finals. It was the third consecutive top-three finish for Moe after he placed 55th and 20th at Aspen in the first two races after his Olympic downhill victory. The post-Lillehammer letdown prompted suggestions Moe had perhaps put his career on cruise control. But Moe, 24, vowed Wednesday, "I'm here to stay."