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What if skaters wore a Team USA uniform? Reactions run hot and cold

Updated: January 30, 2014, 2:57 PM ET
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

The proudest moments for Olympic athletes are when they pull on their team uniform and take the track, ice, field, snow, platform to represent their countries in their nation's colors.

Olympic figure skaters, however, take the ice wearing often flamboyant costumes with sequins, corsets, stones, tassles, feathers, boas and studded tiaras. And I'm not just talking about what Johnny Weir wore.

But instead of these elaborate designer costumes, how would figure skaters feel about ...

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