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January 17, 1977 | Volume 46, Issue 3

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Doug Sutherland Cover - Sports Illustrated January 17, 1977

January 17, 1977 | Dan Jenkins

January 17, 1977 | Curry Kirkpatrick
The Rockets are on the rise, powered by Malone's rebounds, Lucas' rookie leadership and Nissalke's confidence

January 17, 1977 | Kenny Moore

January 17, 1977 | Coles Phinizy

January 17, 1977
Tank heaven for not-so-little girls, and here they are again in our annual please-cancel-my-subscription issue, this year striped for action and looking tigerish in their tank (or racing) suits....

January 17, 1977 | Edwin Shrake

January 17, 1977 | Edwin Shrake
•"A couple of alumni came by to see me the other day and offered to buy up my contract, but I didn't have change for a twenty."

January 17, 1977 | John A. Meyers
In 1973, when we last looked in on Senior Writer Coles Phinizy, he was recuperating from another of his accidents, a badly bruised back that he had suffered while sailing aboard the ocean racer...

January 17, 1977 | Larry Keith
Led by three Olympians, North Carolina is 10-1 and counting on being No. 1

January 17, 1977 | Herman Weiskopf

January 17, 1977 | William Leggett
What do the following have in common: John Wayne, Johnny Bench, the Marquis Chimps, Henny Youngman, Stiller and Meara, Joe Frazier, Rowan and Martin, two-thirds of Charlie's Angels, Ken Norton,...

January 17, 1977 | Joe Jares
USC's Buzz Strode had the momentum, but UCLA's Tony Graham refused to crumble, enabling the Bruins to win the second National Collegiate Classic

January 17, 1977 | Barry McDermott
In a showdown between the winners of last year's U.S. Open and last year's PGA, Jerry Pate edged Dave Stockton in sudden death to win the tour's starter at Phoenix

January 17, 1977 | Anita Verschoth
The Swedish champ isn't exactly quaking in his ski boots, but in the early rounds of the World Cup a dashing American is battling him through the slalom gates

January 17, 1977 | Mason Smith

January 17, 1977 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer

January 17, 1977 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer
•Claude Charron, Quebec's Sports Minister, on the future of Montreal's Olympic facilities: "The stadium is a white elephant, and if you throw in the velodrome and swimming pool, you have to say...

January 17, 1977
PRO BASKETBALL—Detroit kept trying to overtake Denver in the Midwest, the Pistons winning their sixth game in succession, a 140-132 free-for-all with Milwaukee. But there was little joy in Motown....

January 17, 1977
BRAD BECKPERRYTON, TEXASA 5'10" junior running back for Perryton High, Brad rushed for 2,107 yards this season, averaging 8.8 yards a carry. He ran for 20 touchdowns, threw six scoring passes,...

January 17, 1977
4—Lane Stewart6—drawing by Arnold Roth10, 11—Tony Triolo12, 13—Neil Leifer, Walter Iooss Jr.14-15—Tony Triolo, Walter Iooss Jr. (2)16—John Iacono18, 19—James Drake20—Manny Millan (1)27-29—Duffy...

January 17, 1977 | Edited by Gay Flood
PLEASE RISE...Sir:Thanks to J. D. Reed's amusing article concerning our national anthem's place in sports (Gallantly Screaming, Jan. 3), I found out that I have an unpatriotic dog. Inspired while...