Stuckey on You
The Pistons' Rodney Stuckey came out on top in a collision with the 76ers'
Rodney Carney during Game 3 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals last Friday
in Philadelphia. The Sixers won 95--75 to take a 2--1 series lead, but Detroit
drew even with a 93--84 victory on Sunday.
Take It Lying
Erin Berg handed the baton to Rutgers teammate Alexis Gray to begin the anchor
leg of the women's 4�800 relay at the Penn Relays in Philadelphia last Saturday
while SI photographer Heinz Kluetmeier (inset) lay on the track to get the
perfect angle on the exchange. Rutgers finished 13th in the race.
Rafael Nadal, ranked No. 2 in the world, fell to the clay in celebration on
Sunday after beating top-ranked Roger Federer 7--5, 7--5 in the final of the
Monte Carlo tennis tournament. Nadal's record against Federer on clay courts
improved to 7--1.