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April 29, 1991 | Volume 74, Issue 16

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George Foreman Cover - Sports Illustrated April 29, 1991

April 29, 1991 | Ron Fimrite
Roger Angell's latest collection of baseball essays is unmatched for detail and eloquence

April 29, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf

April 29, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
[Thumb Up]To Sidney Moncrief of the Atlanta Hawks, for donating all of the proceeds from his autobiography, Moncrief (August House Publishers), to the Arkansas Food Bank and the Hunger Task Force...

April 29, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
National Sportsmanship Day was observed on April 24 in more than 2,000 U.S. schools. With that in mind, here are 10 examples of sportsmanship.

April 29, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
Joseph Guylas was such a frequent patron of Thistledown racetrack in Cleveland that his recent obituary in the Akron Beacon Journal read: "In lieu of flowers, it is suggested that a small wager in...

April 29, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
The ominous CATASTROPHE IN BOSTON billing on our April 26, 1971, cover referred to the defending Stanley Cup champion Bruins' loss to the Montreal Canadiens in the first round of the playoffs....

April 29, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
George Brett, Royals first baseman, on his performance in the Bob Hope Classic: "I was three over—one over a house, one over a patio and one over a swimming pool."

April 29, 1991 | Pat Putnam

April 29, 1991 | William Nack

April 29, 1991 | William Oscar Johnson

April 29, 1991 | John Papanek
In Soweto, south africa, a vast black settlement outside Johannesburg, SI senior writer William Oscar Johnson last week came upon an elemental sports scene. A dozen children, eight to 10 years of...

April 29, 1991 | Peter King

April 29, 1991 | Peter King
Without question, the NFL was fascinated with Raghib (Rocket) Ismail, the 5'10", 175-pound receiver and kick returner from Notre Dame. The moment he announced he was leaving school a year early to...

April 29, 1991 | Tim Kurkjian
A new home is helping the White Sox forge their own identity in Chicago

April 29, 1991 | Richard Demak

April 29, 1991 | Richard Demak
Less than four minutes into the 76ers' fourth game, in Milwaukee on Nov. 8, Johnny Dawkins reached back for a pass, absorbed a little push from Jay Humphries of the Bucks while going up for a shot...

April 29, 1991
That Championship GameRegarding Curry Kirkpatrick's story on the defeat of all-white Kentucky by all-black Texas Western for the 1966 NCAA basketball title (The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down,...

April 29, 1991 | Rick Reilly
The only way to keep Jack Nicklaus from continuing to tear up the Senior tour is to gang up on him

April 29, 1991 | Jack McCallum
Ring in the New

April 29, 1991 | Tim Kurkjian
The Rocket Keeps Firing

April 29, 1991 | Tim Kurkjian
Joined at the HipUtilitymen Curtis Wilkerson and Lloyd McClendon, teammates last year with the Cubs, now play for the Pirates. "I knew there would be trouble when we signed him [as a free agent],"...

April 29, 1991 | Sally Jenkins

April 29, 1991 | Edited by Michael Jaffe
HonoredBy the Clown Hall of Fame, in Delavan, Wis., with its Laughter Achievement Award, Max Patkin, 71, the Clown Prince of Baseball (SI, June 6,1988). Patkin, who hasn't missed a gig in 46...

April 29, 1991
Brandon MullerLONGVIEW, TEXASBrandon, a senior pitcher on the Pine Tree High baseball team, set an East Texas League record by striking out 21 batters in seven innings to help the Pirates beat...

April 29, 1991 | Leigh Montville
George Foreman made the fight a feast for the fans