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NBC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 16, 1980
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(Studio) Sports introduced
REPORTER: Jane Pauley

(Studio) Reports with regard to Olympic victories of Eric Heiden in speed skating given. Injury to male figure skater Randy Gardner of United States and effect on pairs performance reported [Tai BABILONIA and Randy GARDNER - describe their feelings with regard to injury and withdrawal from Olympic competition.] Reports re: other contests at Olympics briefly summarized. USOC President Robert Kane quote with regard to his love for basketball. Victory of Syracuse over Saint John's in college basketball reported Tape shown courtesy NBC Sports. Gold Medal victory of Austrian downhill skier Leonhard Stock recalled. Austrian lodge in Lake Placid, New York, shown holding celebration for Stock's victory. Tape of Stock shown courtesy ABC Sports.
REPORTER: Dick Schaap

Pauley, Jane;
Schaap, Dick

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