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Replay: 15 Years Ago in Sports Illustrated
Edited by Richard Demak
May 11, 1992
Seattle Slew was front and center on the cover of our May 16, 1977, issue on his way to winning the 103rd Kentucky Derby. We also wrote about the Philadelphia 76ers, who took a 2-0 lead in their Eastern Conference final series against the Rockets. Attempting to dispel the idea that his team was becoming overconfident, Sixer guard Lloyd Free said, "We were not overconfident against Boston. We are not overconfident against Houston. And we will not be overconfident in the finals."
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May 11, 1992

Replay: 15 Years Ago In Sports Illustrated

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Seattle Slew was front and center on the cover of our May 16, 1977, issue on his way to winning the 103rd Kentucky Derby. We also wrote about the Philadelphia 76ers, who took a 2-0 lead in their Eastern Conference final series against the Rockets. Attempting to dispel the idea that his team was becoming overconfident, Sixer guard Lloyd Free said, "We were not overconfident against Boston. We are not overconfident against Houston. And we will not be overconfident in the finals."

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