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February 09, 1976 | Volume 44, Issue 6

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Ernie Grunfeld Cover - Sports Illustrated February 09, 1976

February 09, 1976 | Curry Kirkpatrick

February 09, 1976 | Pat Putnam
Tom Woods was the class of a classy field at New York's Millrose Games

February 09, 1976 | Robert F. Jones
First BMW driver Peter Gregg complained of food poisoning, but the real agony for his victorious team was the discovery of mysteriously watered fuel

February 09, 1976 | Barry McDermott

February 09, 1976 | D. Keith Mano

February 09, 1976
Daredevil dashes on Innsbruck's downhill runs highlight the opening week of the Winter Olympics, in which the U.S. hopes to strike skating gold. William Oscar Johnson reports.

February 09, 1976 | Jim Kaplan
Among those who are just as happy not to winter in Florida, Arizona or California are the hockey-playing kids of Minnesota. The state probably has more tiny slap-shooters per chilblain than any...

February 09, 1976 | John A. Meyers
Stories in SPORTS ILLUSTRATED typically are more concerned with success than failure, but occasionally defeat can be fascinating, as in the account on page 57 of Prince Alfred, an Australian...

February 09, 1976 | Kent Hannon
Western Michigan (16-0) is a new big shot, but just in its hometown

February 09, 1976 | Herman Weiskopf

February 09, 1976 | Gregory Jaynes

February 09, 1976 | William Leggett
With virtually no fanfare, on Jan. 11 CBS began inserting a series of 3½-minute films entitled Red Auerbach on Roundball into the halftimes of its telecasts of NBA games. The segments present...

February 09, 1976 | John Papanek
Halftime at the ABA All-Star Game featured a mind-blowing spectacle in which the Doctor was too much

February 09, 1976 | Bruce Stannard
A revolutionary Aussie yacht with an underwater snout was thrashed by a U.S. boat, but its designer still believes it is more Wright than wrong

February 09, 1976 | Edited by Robert H. Boyle

February 09, 1976 | Sarah Pileggi

February 09, 1976 | Clive Gammon

February 09, 1976
PRO BASKETBALL—NBA: Ray Scott, the only winning coach in Detroit's history and NBA Coach of the Year in 1974, was fired due to a "communication breakdown," and his assistant, Herb Brown, 39...

February 09, 1976
4—Thomas W. Vanderschmidt14, 15—Barton Silverman16, 17—Eric Schweikardt41—John Kenney44, 45—Eric Schweikardt48—Doug Bruce-Camera 550, 52—Carl Iwasaki57, 60—David Moore-Black Star66—Tony...

February 09, 1976
Bonita Goode, a sophomore at Blue-stone Senior High in Skipwith, Va., set a school basketball record of 52 points in a 77-75 defeat of Greensville High. The 5'6½" co-captain was on the 1974...

February 09, 1976 | Edited by Gay Flood
SUPER STEELERS IISir:For an avid Dallas Cowboy fan, the Super Bowl loss was a bitter pill to swallow. But thanks to a few days of recuperation and your article (Dallas Feels the Steeler Crunch,...