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ABC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 08, 1981
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(Studio) Sports introduced
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) Victory of Vitas Gerulaitis over John McEnroe in Toronto, Canada, tennis tournament reported Tape shown courtesy ESPN. Death of American Jim Morgan in international bobsledding race in Cortina D'Ampezzo, Italy, reported Tape shown courtesy ABC Sports. East Germans said victors in competition. Report re: New York Islander hockey player Mike Bossy and his record-tying 50 goals in 50 games given. [BOSSY - comments.] Tape shown courtesy Sportschannel. File footage of Montreal's Maurice Richard originally setting record shown. CFCF newstape of Bossy and Richard meeting played. [Islander coach Al ARBOUR and goalie Chico RESCH - comment with regard to Bossy's skills.] [Current most goals record holder Phil ESPOSITO - comments.] Bossy said playing in NHL All Star game in Los Angeles, California.
REPORTER: Dick Schaap

Donaldson, Sam;
Schaap, Dick

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