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May 30, 1983 | Volume 58, Issue 22

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Larry Holmes Cover - Sports Illustrated May 30, 1983

May 30, 1983 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum

May 30, 1983 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Bob Golic, Cleveland Brown linebacker, of his off-season labors as a member of the pit crew of Indy 500 driver Scott Brayton: "There's nothing in my contract that says I can't change tires."

May 30, 1983 | Pat Putnam

May 30, 1983 | Ralph Wiley
It was like the difference between December and May. When Michael Dokes lifted Mike Weaver's WBA heavyweight title five months ago at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, the consensus was that Referee...

May 30, 1983 | Douglas S. Looney
Art Schlichter has been suspended from the NFL and faces a huge debt

May 30, 1983 | E.M. Swift
With their sweep of the Oilers, the Islanders lifted themselves into the company of the Montreal dynasties

May 30, 1983 | Steve Wulf

May 30, 1983 | Kenny Moore

May 30, 1983 | Sarah Pileggi

May 30, 1983 | Philip G. Howlett
There are times, particularly early in the week, when the office of Picture Editor Barbara Henckel is a madhouse, a state of affairs Henckel hasn't had time to notice. She's been running the SI...

May 30, 1983 | Bruce Anderson
Wally Joyner (below), 20, and Scott Nielsen, 25, make an arresting pair

May 30, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
Cincinnati players feel management has been playing footsie with them over the years by forcing them to wear black spiked shoes. The Reds say this deprives them of lucrative endorsement contracts...

May 30, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
"Time to get ready for surgery," said an orderly at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago as he awakened Cub Reliever Lee Smith at 6 a.m. Not about to undergo the unkindest cut of all, Smith...

May 30, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
California's Reggie Jackson may be hitting' .207 these days, but his ego is still 1.000. In Boston recently he got into an argument with Red Sox Catcher Jeff Newman and Pitcher Bruce Hurst over...

May 30, 1983 | Herm Weiskopf
DAN FORD: In 1982, the Baltimore right-fielder hit .235 and was accused of drug abuse, an allegation he denies. The 1983 model Ford had a .342 average through Sunday, and last week he homered in...

May 30, 1983 | Robert F. Jones
Tiny rookie Teo Fabi won Indy's pole by demolishing a few marks

May 30, 1983 | William Leggett
Maryland-bred Deputed Testamony won a highly medicated Preakness

May 30, 1983 | Bil Gilbert

May 30, 1983 | Rob Goldberg
Late one afternoon in March the clubhouse bar at the Coral Reef Yacht Club was packed. An impressive international field of 79 Star sailors—the elite of sailing's elite—had converged on Florida's...

May 30, 1983 | Franz Lidz
It's the classic photograph of Babe Ruth—and baseball as it used to be. The Sultan is caught at the end of his swat, feet splayed, bat in front of his right shoulder, eyes gazing up in wonder as...

May 30, 1983
6—Therese A. Daubner19—Illustration by Sam Q. Weismann22—Al Levine24, 25—Tony Triolo26, 27—Tony Triolo (left), Manny Millan (2)28—Tony Triolo29—Heinz Kluetmeier—ABC Sports30—John Iacono (top),...

May 30, 1983

May 30, 1983 | Compiled by Roger Jackson
PRO BASKETBALL—Philadelphia got 25 points from Andrew Toney and 27 points and 18 rebounds from Moses Malone as the Sixers beat Los Angeles 113-107 in Game 1 of the NBA championship series. The...

May 30, 1983 | Edited by Gay Flood
Sir:William Taaffe (TV/RADIO, May 16) complains that Bill Russell's basketball commentary is too slow. Compared to that of the nonstop talkers, 1 guess it is. Russell is the only announcer who has...