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February 18, 1980 | Volume 52, Issue 7

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Mary Decker Cover - Sports Illustrated February 18, 1980

February 18, 1980 | Joe Marshall
To the plaudits of the Millrose Games crowd that had cheered her to a world mark in the 1,500, Mary Decker triumphantly tours the Garden

February 18, 1980 | Curry Kirkpatrick

February 18, 1980 | J. D. Reed

February 18, 1980
Amid Pageantry and Turmoil, but not much snow, the XIII Winter Olympic Games commence. William Oscar Johnson, Bob Ottum, E. M. Swift and Anita Verschoth cover the action on the runs, ovals,...

February 18, 1980 | Coles Phinizy

February 18, 1980 | Roger Dionne

February 18, 1980 | Kelso F. Sutton
Roger Dionne doesn't believe in playing the chalk. Fourteen years ago, in his hometown of Waterbury, Conn., he campaigned for a seat in the state House of Representatives. Because he was an...

February 18, 1980 | William F. Reed
Bobby Knight, the noted basketball coach and media critic, made his debut as a broadcaster last March at the NCAA finals in Salt Lake City. He was the color man on the radio network that carried...

February 18, 1980 | Roger Jackson
Lewis Lloyd, No. 2 in rebounds and scoring, is Des Moines' latest rage

February 18, 1980 | Herm Weiskopf

February 18, 1980 | Herm Weiskopf
MITCHELL ANDERSON: The 6'7" forward became the first Bradley sophomore ever to amass 1,000 career points, scoring 55, grabbing 17 rebounds and blocking five shots in wins over Creighton and...

February 18, 1980 | Kathy Blumenstock
They may not be ready for the NHL yet, but Philadelphia's farmhands are boffo at the box office in Maine and have provided the astute Flyers with key reinforcements

February 18, 1980 | Michael Baughman
Burning wood to heat homes is catching on everywhere north of the Sun Belt. The reasons commonly cited for using wood as an energy source are that trees can be replaced; that wood is cheaper than...

February 18, 1980 | Bill Colson

February 18, 1980 | Bruce Newman
The K. C. Kings have put together a dynamite mixture that's made them the Midwest Division's most explosive force

February 18, 1980 | Curry Kirkpatrick

February 18, 1980
4—Peter Read Miller14, 15—Jacqueline Duvoisin16, 17—Manny Millan (left), George Tiedemann18—Brian Lanker19—Peter Read Miller20, 21—Robert Hagedohm (top), Peter Read Miller24—Mike Maple...

February 18, 1980 | Compiled by KATHLEEN ANDRIA
BASKETBALL—"It was strictly a Bo Derek second half," said Boston Coach Bill Fitch after a game with Philadelphia. Fitch did not mean that the Celtics had scored only 10 points in the half, but...

February 18, 1980
HARRY RAWSTROMNEWARK, DEL.Rawstrom, 63, swimming coach at the University of Delaware for the past 34 years, won four freestyle events—at 50, 100, 200 and 500 yards—in the 60-64 age group in the...

February 18, 1980 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum

February 18, 1980 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Wayne Boultinghouse, the basketball coach at Indiana State-Evansville, on the advantages of having 7'6½" Center John Hollinden: "Just the other day we were in the Atlanta airport, and John helped...

February 18, 1980 | Edited by Gay Flood
SUNSTRUCKSir:Let's hear it for the Caribbean (Taking It Easy Where It's Breezy, Feb. 4)! Your "Islands in the Sun" issue will reduce our fuel bill and help keep tuition down next year. Oh, how...