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They Said It
Edited by Richard Demak
June 29, 1992
Lou Duva, trainer for heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield, after arriving at Caesars Palace for Holyfield's bout last Friday night with 42-year-old Larry Holmes and seeing 96-year-old George Burns's name on the marquee: "Look at that. They've got the name of Evander's next opponent up already."
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June 29, 1992

They Said It

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Lou Duva, trainer for heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield, after arriving at Caesars Palace for Holyfield's bout last Friday night with 42-year-old Larry Holmes and seeing 96-year-old George Burns's name on the marquee: "Look at that. They've got the name of Evander's next opponent up already."

Danny Sullivan, Indy Car driver, after his car collided with ones driven by Scott Brayton, Scott Goodyear and Scott Pruett at the Detroit Grand Prix: "I was just hoping to get away Scott-free."

Charles Barkley, after the Philadelphia 76ers traded him last week to the Phoenix Suns for Jeff Hornacek, Tim Perry and Mark West: " Phoenix is not a bad place. I can play golf every day."

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