16 Sep 2013

Sport: United States of America

From Nights, 7:10 pm on 16 September 2013

LA Times sports journalist Helene Elliott has a penchant for fast games with pucks and sticks on ice. The National Football League has agreed to pay a group of former players about $US750 million to compensate for head injuries that have affected their lives; and sprinter Ben Johnson, who lost his 1988 Olympic medal after it was proved that he used banned drugs and is now working with anti-doping authorities to get rid of cheaters.

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