STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS
With stars Steve Yzerman and Brendan Shanahan injured, ultratalented but enigmatic Sergei Fedorov became The Man as Detroit took a two-games-to-one lead over L.A.
By Michael Farber
With timely hitting and superb outfield defense, the Mariners'
Ichiro Suzuki and the Mets' Tsuyoshi Shinjo are boosting the stock of Asian players
By Mark Bechtel
Two ferociously competitive small men in a big man's game, two sons of hardworking single moms, Allen Iverson and Larry Brown of the 76ers are so alike that only their mothers could tell them apart -- and bring them together
By Gary Smith
The snakebitten Chargers will likely cast their lot with
Michael Vick, who's making the perilous leap from college sophomore to No. 1 pick in the NFL draft
By Peter King