Jan. 12, 1979
Marian Hossa (age 39)
The former Portland Winterhawks and NHL star winger, born on this day in Czechoslovakia, is on the Chicago Blackhawks' long-term injured reserve list with a progressive skin disorder. He is expected to miss at least the entire 2017-18 season.
Jan. 12, 1999
Shane Farkas (age 19)
The Portland Winterhawks goalie, 6-2 and 175 pounds, is from Penticon, British Columbia.
Jan. 14, 1963
Kelly Graves (age 55)
The University of Oregon women's basketball coach is a native of Salt Lake City.
Jan. 14, 1985
Aaron Brooks (age 33)
The 6-0 Minnesota Timberwolves guard and ex-Oregon Duck hails from Seattle.
Jan. 15, 1997
Alex Overhardt (age 21)
Born in Cherry Hills, Colo., he is a 6-0, 185-pound center for the Portland Winterhawks.