KNEPPER'S WILD PITCH
•Ulf Dahlen, a center from Sweden who's with the New York Rangers, when asked about the possibility of Soviet players joining the NHL next season: "I don't like it. We can't let foreigners take...
The heavyweight champion began his world tour in Japan, where he KO'd a tubby Tony Tubbs in two
By refusing to be a DH, last year's MVP George Bell has made it unclear for whom he toils, himself or the Blue Jays
March 28, 1988 | Alexander Wolff
March 28, 1988 | Lenox Rawlings
Moments after Rhode Island upset Syracuse 97-94 in a second-round NCAA tournament game in Chapel Hill, N.C., Tom Garrick, whose 28 points led the Rams to their improbable victory, scanned the...
Mickey Thompson, flamboyant race car driver and promoter, and his wife, Trudy, were gunned to death in California
March 28, 1988 | Donald J. Barr
Production director Tracy Windrum has three rubber toys on his office windowsill: a shark, a rat and a black widow spider. Each could symbolize the hazards that Windrum, 37, faces every week in...
Chicago linebacker Wilber Marshall made NFL history by becoming the first free agent to switch teams in 11 years
March 28, 1988 | Dave Scheiber
Just down the highway from Cape Canaveral, on the edge of a small Florida town called Titusville, the Marshall clan was in an orbit all its own on Saturday. Lillie and Wilber Sr., the heads of a...
March 28, 1988 | Jack McCallum
March 28, 1988 | Sarah Ballard
Arizona State broke the state of Iowa's grip on the NCAAs
March 28, 1988 | Edited by Gay Flood
THE COACHI've just finished Frank Deford's play about Nolan Richardson (Got To Do Some Coachin', March 7). In 19 years as a subscriber, I've never been so moved. I am an Arkansas alumnus and avid...
March 28, 1988 | Demmie Stathoplos
For the fifth straight year Texas women took the team title at the NCAA meet
Back from Tokyo, Bob Horner is glad to be in St. Louis
March 28, 1988 | Steve Wulf
While pouring a fourth packet of sugar into his coffee, nine-year-old chess prodigy Jeff Sarwer spied Gary Kasparov across the convention center floor, in Saint John, New Brunswick. Kasparov, the...
March 28, 1988 | John Beilenson
Ed Charles, third baseman for the '69 Miracle Mets, now helps kids in trouble
March 28, 1988
BOB HOLMESRYE, N.Y.Bob, a senior hockey center at Rye High, had a goal and three assists in a 6-2 defeat of Massena High to break the official high school career scoring record. He ended the...
March 28, 1988 | Compiled by Roger Jackson
PRO BASKETBALL—Boston hammered Chicago 137-107 to become the first Eastern Conference team to clinch a playoff berth. Larry Bird scored a game-high 33 points for the Celtics, while Michael Jordan,...
The marathon trials have gone too commercial