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May 02, 1983 | Volume 58, Issue 18

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Larry Bird Cover - Sports Illustrated May 02, 1983

May 02, 1983 | Steve Wulf
Sit. This is a well-behaved dog story. Actually, the story's about 189 well-behaved dogs and their people who journeyed to the O'Hare Exposition Center in Chicago late last fall for the 1982...

May 02, 1983 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum

May 02, 1983 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Roger Erickson, Yankee pitcher, announcing his retirement after being demoted to Columbus with assurances that he was part of the parent team's future: "I don't want to be in your future. It's...

May 02, 1983 | Anthony Cotton

May 02, 1983 | William Nack
Like his Triple Crown champion sire, Slew O' Gold made a name for himself by winning the Wood Memorial

May 02, 1983 | Alexander Wolff

May 02, 1983 | Philip G. Howlett
Staff Writer Jack McCallum says that in his story on roommates, which begins on page 70, he deliberately left out tales of Odd Couple pairings. "There were simply too many of them," says McCallum,...

May 02, 1983 | Ken Dallison
Last sparing I packed my pen and ink and traveled to Louisville for the Kentucky Derby. I've put my impressions of the race and the rites that go with it into a series of sketches, including this...

May 02, 1983 | Jack McCallum

May 02, 1983 | Kenny Moore

May 02, 1983 | John Garrity
Forget .400. K.C.'s two-time batting champion is off to his hottest start

May 02, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
Rick Dempsey was the first recipient of Baltimore's Wiffle Ball Bat Award, which goes to an Oriole who strikes out three times in a game. The rules, as set by Eddie Murray, require the winner to...

May 02, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
The Tigers' new kangaroo court has Lance Parrish hopping mad. "Every time you turn around you get fined," says Parrish of the court, which is presided over by Judge John Wockenfuss and Collector...

May 02, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
Here's interesting news for those batters who suspect the Cubs' Ferguson Jenkins of throwing an illegal pitch. Jenkins, who won his 279th game last week, against the Giants, now reveals he uses...

May 02, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
GEORGE BRETT: The Kansas City third baseman went 9 for 16, with seven extra base hits and 10 RBIs. Brett's three home runs, three doubles and one triple helped produce a 1.438 slugging average.

May 02, 1983 | Jack McCallum

May 02, 1983 | Bill DiSesa
Because I'm a teaching professional myself, the dramatic license taken with tennis pros on TV and in the movies has always amused me. However, a few episodes of ABC's Dynasty, the evening...

May 02, 1983 | Michael Baughman
Southern Oregon's Rogue River is barely half an hour's drive from my house in Ashland, and for 10 years I fished it regularly for rainbow trout, using a great variety of baits, lures and flies. I...

May 02, 1983
4—Nancy Bailey19—Illustration by Sam Q. Weissman24, 25—Dick Raphael26—Tony Tomsic27—Walter Iooss Jr.28, 29—Tony Tomsic (left), Jerry Wachter (2)32, 33—Anthony Neste (left), Jerry Wachter...

May 02, 1983 | Compiled by FRANZ LIDZ
PRO BASKETBALL—Byrne Meadowlands Arena turned into a hall of Kings when Bernard of New York and brother Albert of New Jersey renewed old family ties in the opening round of the teams'...

May 02, 1983
SIMON KILILINAIROBI, KENYAKilili, a 25-year-old senior at San Jose State, outran a field of 1,500 to win the Los Angeles Marathon in 2:22:18. A two-time member of the Kenyan Olympic team as a...

May 02, 1983 | Edited by Gay Flood
PROTECTING BOXERS (CONT.)Sir:I was uplifted and saddened by the excellent special report on boxing in your April 11 issue (Too Many Punches, Too Little Concern, and An Encounter to Last an...