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March 02, 1981 | Volume 54, Issue 10

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James Rodney Richard Cover - Sports Illustrated March 02, 1981

March 02, 1981 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
WATCHWORD FOR OUR TIMESWith talk of a baseball players' strike in the air and with big salary arbitration awards being announced almost daily, Philadelphia Phillie Slugger Mike Schmidt was...

March 02, 1981 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Gordie Howe, asked whether he'd ever broken his nose while playing hockey: "No, but 11 other guys did."

March 02, 1981 | Kenny Moore

March 02, 1981 | Dan Jenkins
Johnny Miller may have something brewing again after winning his second tournament of '81, the L.A. Open

March 02, 1981 | William Nack

March 02, 1981
A magic show is expected when Earvin Johnson, sidelined for more than three months by an injury to his left knee, returns to the Lakers' lineup as Los Angeles makes a run for its second...

March 02, 1981 | Rick Telander

March 02, 1981 | Bob Ottum

March 02, 1981 | Bruce Newman
By learning to work together, the mountainous front line of Center Tom Chambers and forwards Karl Bankowski (left) and Danny Vranes has Utah atop the WAC

March 02, 1981 | Herm Weiskopf

March 02, 1981 | Herm Weiskopf
LEWIS LLOYD: Drake's 6'6" senior forward scored 102 points, sank 39 of 61 field-goal attempts and pulled down 36 rebounds as the Bulldogs beat Tulsa 107-87 and New Mexico State 80-69 and lost to...

March 02, 1981 | Jim Kaplan
That's just what the classy Leslie Allen has given to the lifeless women's tour

March 02, 1981 | Jonathan Yardley
Herbert M. Howe was 31 years old and working on his doctoral thesis in African studies at Harvard when a lump was removed from his wrist. "Herb, I don't want to shock you," his doctor told him,...

March 02, 1981 | Sam Moses

March 02, 1981 | Sam Moses
Slogging through sinkholes, across razor-sharp rocks and around glaciers, the expedition reaches Carstensz Pyramid to begin its assault.

March 02, 1981
18, 19—Richard Mackson20—Richard Mackson (left), Andy Hayt21—Richard Mackson22, 23—Richard Mackson (top), Andy Hayt (2)35-37—George Tiedemann38—Andy Hayt (top), George Tiedemann (bottom left),...

March 02, 1981 | Compiled by N. BROOKS CLARK
PRO BASKETBALL—With 17 of the week's 40 NBA games decided by a total of only 35 points, there were plenty of close shaves. New Jersey, trailing Golden State by 16 in the third period, rallied to...

March 02, 1981
STACEY DOLLYNEW SMYRNA BEACH, FLA.Stacey, now 11, placed first among the women in the 10-km. Chieftains Road Race near Rome, Ga. with a time of 38:41, a U.S. best for 10-year-old girls. Earlier...

March 02, 1981 | Edited by Gay Flood
SCANDALSir:Bravo! The Feb. 16 issue was the best in memory. In particular, the article by Henry Hill with Douglas S. Looney on the alleged Boston College scandal (How I Put the Fix In) was...