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May 09, 1983 | Volume 58, Issue 19

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Cover - Sports Illustrated May 09, 1983

May 09, 1983 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum

May 09, 1983 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Moses Malone, examining his bill as he checked out of a Milwaukee hotel after a game against the Bucks: "I only want to check out. I don't want to buy no hotel."

May 09, 1983 | Bruce Newman

May 09, 1983 | Jack Falla
Their record-shattering offense gave the Oilers a 3-0 lead over the Hawks in the NHL playoffs

May 09, 1983 | Jim Kaplan

May 09, 1983 | Philip G. Howlett
Whenever our writers are assigned stories involving Spanish-speaking personalities, they ask for an assist from Senior Reporter Angel Reyes. The latest case in point is Staff Writer Jack...

May 09, 1983 | William Nack

May 09, 1983 | Steve Wulf

May 09, 1983 | Jack McCallum
Edwin Rosario barely beat Jose Luis Ramirez for the WBC lightweight title

May 09, 1983 | Craig Neff
Greg Louganis won both the men's titles at this unusual World Cup

May 09, 1983 | Bill Brubaker
An old-fashioned bidding war is brewing for preppie Pitcher Juan Nieves

May 09, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
When the Dodgers arrived in St. Louis for a three-game series last week, Third Baseman Pedro Guerrero went to the home of Cardinal Pitcher Joaquin Andujar, a childhood friend from the Dominican...

May 09, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
When the Yankees looked for an advertising campaign to promote this year's team they ignored their rich tradition and big-name players, like Dave Winfield, Don Baylor and Steve Kemp, and instead...

May 09, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
When the recently installed Bishop Stanley Ott of Baton Rouge designed his personal coat of arms, he included a small baseball because he's a fan—and a second cousin of Hall of Famer Mel Ott.

May 09, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
LARRY McWILLIAMS: The Pittsburgh lefthander allowed only a fifth-inning single in a 3-0 win over San Francisco and four hits in a 2-1 victory over San Diego while lowering his ERA to 2.23.

May 09, 1983 | William Humphrey

May 09, 1983 | John Hildebrand

May 09, 1983 | Phil Pepe

May 09, 1983
4—John Iacono2l—Illustration by Sam Q. Weissman34, 35—Jerry Wachter36—Manny Millan41—Jerry Wachter42, 43—Ronald C. Modra44—Jerry Cooke (top), Bill Luster45—Bill Luster46—Rob Brown (top), Jerry...

May 09, 1983 | Compiled by ROGER JACKSON
PRO BASKETBALL—Philadelphia swept its best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinal series with New York, while Milwaukee and San Antonio were poised to follow suit. The 76ers beat the Knicks in Game...

May 09, 1983
DAVE BURKHOLDERWELLAND, ONTARIO.Burkholder, a 5'10", 175-pound junior goaltender, stopped 73 of 76 shots in two games as Rochester (N.Y.) Institute of Technology won its first NCAA Division II...

May 09, 1983 | Edited by Gay Flood
LONESOME BARRYSir:When I was a youth, I so idolized Rick Barry that I obtained his autograph not just once but four times. Yet the disdain others felt for him was apparent to me. I understood why...

May 09, 1983 | Michael Globetti
The former "boy" running back of the World Football League has some advice for a notable youngster in pro football today. "If Herschel feels he has accomplished all he set out to do by the time...