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Inside: The Week In Sports


Mavericks' future is in good hands with young point guard Devin Harris • Trail Blazers' backcourt has a familiar feel • Scout: Bulls' Ben Gordon too foul-prone

College Basketball
Five productive low-post players fly under the radar • Kentucky has issues on offense and on defense • Arizona's problems start with Mustafa Shakur

Olympic Sports
No driver is tougher than Todd Hays, an ex-linebacker who could win two bobsled medals in Turin • Why Daron Rahlves is the Olympic downhill favorite

Highly touted Phil Kessel struggled at the World Juniors but is determined to prove the hype is deserved • Rookie Antero Niittymaki solidifies Flyers in net


Photograph by Bob Martin

WEB GEM Daron Rahlves bolstered his standing as the most successful downhiller in U.S. history by winning his ninth career World Cup race in that event last Saturday in Wengen, Switzerland.