Day 1: February 6, 1998
Nagano Kicks Off Olympics
Sumo wrestlers perform during the Opening Ceremony of the XVIII Winter Olympics.
Nagano Section | Story
The Day's Headlines
As Coach, Wilson Takes His Shot
Coach gets chance to fill Olympic void.
Ice Hockey Section
Austrians on Fast Track
Austrian ski team is heavily favored.
Alpine Skiing Section
An Opening, and Maybe a Beginning
Michael Wilbon is uplifted by the ceremonies.
CBS Vows to Be Game Until the End
These Games are the
last chance for CBS.
Frerotte a Fan
Redskins QB a big fan of Michael Weiss.
Quote of the Day
"This is just fantastic. It's one of the most exciting parts of
the Games. It's my second Olympics, but I still get goosebumps."
U.S. figure skater Todd
Eldredge on his participation in the Opening Ceremonies.