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  • For Israel’s skaters, Olympic training is a New Jersey state of mind

    February 3, 2014 | 1:24 pm

    Evgeni Krasnapolsky and Andrea Davidovich glide around the ice, shadowing one another to the accompaniment of Nino Rota’s “Love Theme from Romeo and Juliet.”

    At a rink in this New York City suburb, the figure-skating pair are refining their long program a few weeks before the...

  • Grandson of Auschwitz survivor takes the ice for Germany

    February 10, 2012 | 10:36 am

    More than 65 years ago Kurt Kaufmann was liberated from the Auschwitz concentration camp. This weekend his U.S.-born grandson, Evan Kaufmann, is taking the ice for the German national hockey team.

    After finishing a successful college hockey career at the University of Minnesota,...