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June 11, 1984 | Volume 60, Issue 24

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Leon Durham Cover - Sports Illustrated June 11, 1984

June 11, 1984 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum

June 11, 1984 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Bill Yeoman, University of Houston football coach, on 5'9" Cougar quarterback Gerald Landry: "If he was 6'2", he'd be All-America. Of course, if he was 6'2", he'd be at Southern Cal."

June 11, 1984 | Jerry Kirshenbaum
A fierce squall hit the Marques during a Tall Ships race; only nine hands were found alive

June 11, 1984 | Jim Kaplan

June 11, 1984 | Craig Neff

June 11, 1984 | Terry Todd
Pound for 123 pounds, 16-year-old Naim Suleimanov is now the world's greatest weightlifter and clearly the driving force of his country's lifting revolution

June 11, 1984 | Robert L. Miller
When Game 2 of the NBA finals began in Boston last week, pro basketball editor Ted Beitchman was there at court-side. You may not think that bears noting, but the significant fact is that...

June 11, 1984 | Pat Putnam

June 11, 1984 | Anthony Cotton
L.A.'s running game was in high gear as it took a 2-1 lead in the NBA finals

June 11, 1984 | Susan W. Baldwin
If you're in the market for Olympic coins, you have two choices, depending on your taste in art and the size of your wallet. The U.S. Treasury is offering 1983 and 1984 silver dollars and a $10...

June 11, 1984 | Barry McDermott
Patty Sheehan waltzed to her second straight LPGA title by 10 shots

June 11, 1984 | Ivan Maisel
Rookie slugger Alvin Davis is the first hero produced by the Mariners

June 11, 1984 | Henry Hecht
Los Angeles may have limped through May with an 11-15 record, but the lineup changes it had to make because of a number of injuries may have been that old blessing in disguise. And the fact that...

June 11, 1984 | Henry Hecht
Cardinal manager Whitey Herzog was reminiscing in his office about the time he was 18 and playing his second year for McAlester of the Sooner State League. D ball.

June 11, 1984 | Henry Hecht
Two weeks ago Steve Boros was fired as the A's manager because he wasn't "tough" enough. Last week he gave his views on managing while sipping diet soda from a cup that read: NO MORE MR. NICE GUY.

June 11, 1984 | Henry Hecht
STEVE KEMP: The Yankee leftfielder batted .591 to raise his average 53 points, to .341. Kemp's 13-for-22 performance included one homer and three doubles. He also had 10 RBIs and scored five runs.

June 11, 1984 | Ron Fimrite

June 11, 1984
2, 3—Rich Clarkson4—Jerry Wachter11—Barry Stott/Fortune Magazine14—Illustration by Sam Q. Weissman17—Dan Nerney (right)18—Nico Kostev (top)20—Jerry Wachter21—Tony Tomsic (left), Jerry...

June 11, 1984 | Compiled by JOY DUCKETT CAIN

June 11, 1984
NED MEAGHERSMITHTOWN, N.Y.Ned, a junior forward for St. Anthony's High, scored three goals in 21 seconds to help the Friars beat Commack High 9-1 in the Suffolk County divisional ice hockey...

June 11, 1984 | Edited by Gay Flood
Sir:Thanks for the excellent article by John Garrity on Alan Trammell (, May 28). Trammell certainly is on target for a Robin Yount-Cal Ripken type of MVP year. The major obstacle to his being...

June 11, 1984 | Armen Keteyian
One of professional boxing's most interesting developments is taking place outside the ring. Those involved in the sport have come to realize that advances in injury prevention should be made....

June 11, 1984 | Herm Weiskopf
In Los Angeles, America's Olympic wrestlers will have to grapple not only with muscular opponents of 105½ pounds to more than 220 pounds but also with an insidious foe weighing just a few ounces:...