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December 03, 1990 | Volume 73, Issue 23

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Magic Johnson Cover - Sports Illustrated December 03, 1990

December 03, 1990 | Peter King

December 03, 1990 | Peter King

December 03, 1990 | Peter King
Three games will feature five teams that are big disappointments this season.

December 03, 1990 | Richard Hoffer

December 03, 1990 | Richard Hoffer
Outside his Laker salary and investments, Magic will earn $9 million in 1990, primarily from these 18 sources

December 03, 1990 | Nicholas Dawidoff

December 03, 1990 | John Krich
Vietnam's Phu Tho racetrack features tiny mounts and avid race fans

December 03, 1990 | Compiled by Amy Nutt
PRO BASKETBALL—The Celtics, sitting atop the Atlantic Division, relied on their big frontcourt players to beat the Rockets 108-95. Kevin McHale scored 22 of his 32 points in the first half. In...

December 03, 1990
ALLISON BOCKLAFAYETTE, IND.Allison, a senior at Lafayette Jefferson High, garnered three girls' titles at the state high school swimming championships. She won the 50-yard freestyle in 23.22...

December 03, 1990 | George Allen
The author, coaching at 72, revels in a 6-5 mark

December 03, 1990 | Daphne Hurford
'The Mighty Casey' pairs the national pastime with dance in a new sporting ballet

December 03, 1990 | Stephen Kiesling

December 03, 1990 | Pat Putnam
Beach Towel won a Breeders Crown for his young owner

December 03, 1990 | Edited by Merrell Noden

December 03, 1990 | Edited by Merrell Noden
•Robert Parish, 37-year-old Celtics center, when asked if he thought he could keep up with the team's new up-tempo offense: "To half court, yes."

December 03, 1990
THE BREEDERS' CUPI feel compelled to express my anger concerning your coverage of the tragedy that took place during the Breeders' Cup Distaff when the valiant filly, Go for Wand, broke down and...

December 03, 1990 | Ron Fimrite
A funny thing happened on the way to the great 49ers-Giants showdown of 1990. Each team was dealt its first loss

December 03, 1990 | Peter King
New York abandoned its running game and went to the air against the Eagles. And the outcome was...

December 03, 1990 | Jack McCallum

December 03, 1990 | Jay Greenberg

December 03, 1990 | Ron Fimrite
The diamond star emerges as a badly flawed man

December 03, 1990 | William F. Reed

December 03, 1990 | Franz Lidz

December 03, 1990 | Austin Murphy
As a new era of their storied rivalry began, Michigan outlasted Ohio State, but Iowa will go to the Rose Bowl

December 03, 1990 | Phil Taylor

December 03, 1990 | Phil Taylor
MENArizona's 6'6" sophomore forward Chris Mills averaged 27 points and 9.5 rebounds as the Wildcats beat Notre Dame 91-61 and Arkansas 89-77 to win the preseason NIT in New York City (page 60).

December 03, 1990 | Phil Taylor
If you happened to catch the All-Armed Forces team in action two years ago, you were probably so busy watching center David Robinson that you didn't notice one of his teammates, a slender, 6'6"...

December 03, 1990 | Richard O'Brien
Lynn Jennings (501) won her fourth straight TAC title, but Pat Porter lost