The Olympic Games are in full stride and, from Tokyo, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED'S task force reports on the week's events in track and field, swimming and diving, and a dozen other sports. Stories by John Underwood and others, plus up-to-the-second photographs and illustrations in full color.
"We'll win again," says the Celtics' star forward, Tommy Heinsohn, as Boston begins its pursuit of its eighth straight championship. Heinsohn's own story opens a special section in which SI scouts all nine NBA clubs. Frank Mullins contributes action drawings that illustrate assets and flaws.