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1. Chiefs Start Anew: Vermeil Likes What He Sees Chiefs Start Anew: Vermeil Likes What He Sees June/25/2001 Photo and description of Dick Vermeil, the new head coach of the Kansas City Chiefs football team in 2001 and former co-worker of Carl Peterson, the team's general manager.

2. Game On: Greater Kansas City Sports Businesses Spend Their Time Juggling Competition, Revenue and Costs Game On: Greater Kansas City Sports Businesses Spend Their Time Juggling Competition, Revenue and Costs May 2001 Photos and article about the history of professional sports teams and their business aspects in Greater Kansas City from the 1960s to the present-day's "fledgling Kansas City Knights of the American Basketball...

3. Hall of Famer Boudreau Dies: Star Shortstop Was A's First Manager in KC Hall of Famer Boudreau Dies: Star Shortstop Was A's First Manager in KC August/11/2001 Photo and obituary for Lou Boudreau, "a Hall of Fame shortstop and first manager of the Kansas City Athletics" baseball team from 1955 to 1957, dying at the age of 84 in 2001.

4. International Hockey League Folds: The Puck Stops Here International Hockey League Folds: The Puck Stops Here June/5/2001 Photos and article about the end of the Kansas City Blades ice hockey team in 2001, reviewing their history in Kansas City since 1990 as part of the newly defunct International Hockey League.

5. KC's Grandest Openings KC's Grandest Openings June 1, 2001 Article describes the openings of some of the Kansas City area's major facilities. Included are Kemper Arena, Arrowhead Stadium and Royals Stadium. A chart, "Opening Days," provides debut date, cost, and...

6. Major League City: Can the Wizards Ever Get Their Due Respect? Major League City: Can the Wizards Ever Get Their Due Respect? June 2001 Photo and article about the lack of celebration and attention for the Kansas City Wizards soccer team following their "Major League Soccer championship trophy" in 2000.

7. NAIA Draws Play to Move Downtown NAIA Draws Play to Move Downtown December 15-21, 2006 The National Association of Intercollegiate Sports after moving to Olathe, Kansas, in 2001 may now be considering a move back to Kansas City. The organization moved here from Tulsa, Oklahoma, and has seen...

8. Nitty Gritty Dirt Man Nitty Gritty Dirt Man April//1995 Photo and biographical article about George Toma, 66-year-old "[m]aster groundskeeper" of Kansas City for 38 years back to the days of Municipal Stadium. "[P]laying field consultant for the Kansas City...

9. The Last Word: Life at Chappell's The Last Word: Life at Chappell's November/December 2001 Photo and article about "the grandfather of all sports bars, Chappell's in friendly Northtown." Founded and operated by Jim Chappell (a local native) in North Kansas City, Missouri and decorated with numerous...