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March 01, 1993 | Volume 78, Issue 8

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George Steinbrenner Cover - Sports Illustrated March 01, 1993

March 01, 1993 | Tim Kurkjian

March 01, 1993 | Jill Lieber
Since the beginning of the year. George Steinbrenner, principal owner of the New York Yankees, has been parading around his house in Tampa in a black terry-cloth robe with " 'The Boss Is Back'..."...

March 01, 1993 | Jerry Kirshenbaum

March 01, 1993 | Pat Putnam
Julio César Chávez, now 85-0, avenged insults to his country by pounding Greg Haugen into submission

March 01, 1993 | Phil Taylor
By defeating Cincinnati, Arizona proved that not all Western teams are wimps

March 01, 1993 | Franz Lidz

March 01, 1993
Ralph TaskerHOBBS, N. MEX.Tasker, 73, coached Hobbs High to an 87-77 overtime victory against Alamagordo High to become the alltime winningest high school basketball coach, with 1,027 victories....

March 01, 1993 | Jon Scher
The Penguins' unsweetened Swede, Ulf Samuelsson, never ever makes nice on the ice

March 01, 1993 | Hank Hersch
Rasheed Wallace Rashard Griffith

March 01, 1993 | William F. Reed
Last year when jockey Mary Russ opened the Christmas card from her husband, Rick Tortora, she found the gift she had long desired. "He had put a note in there that told me if I wanted to ride...

March 01, 1993 | John Garrity
You wake up any parent with a 2 a.m. phone call from Calgary, Alberta, and there's going to be confusion. So 25-year-old Wendel Suckow should have expected his sleepy folks in Marquette, Mich., to...

March 01, 1993 | John Garrity
Finally, a golf star without angst. At last, a touring pro who doesn't worry that making the big putt will cause his phone to ring. Hallelujah, a winner who doesn't feel persecuted when a reporter...

March 01, 1993 | Phil Taylor

March 01, 1993 | Phil Taylor
MENLa Salle's Kareem Townes, a 6'3" sophomore guard, scored 67 points, sank nine three-pointers, grabbed nine rebounds and had seven assists to lead the Explorers past Detroit Mercy and...

March 01, 1993 | Gary Smith

March 01, 1993
Anniversary of a TragedyJust as Leigh Montville had to write One Year Later...(Jan. 25) in broken segments, I could read only a few paragraphs of his story at a time. I remember the details of the...

March 01, 1993 | Steve Rushin
Playoff expansion and interleague play are changes that the game can do without

March 01, 1993 | Edited by Steve Wulf
For Pete's Sake

March 01, 1993 | Edited by Steve Wulf
Atlanta Brave bullpen coach Ned Yost (left) took some ribbing from his players last season after they found out he dressed by the numbers, using a computerized list to match his ties with his...

March 01, 1993 | Edited by Steve Wulf
•Mai Florence, in the Los Angeles Times, after Oregon basketball coach Jerry Green appeared on crutches at a game against UCLA: "Does that make him a lame Duck coach?"

March 01, 1993 | Edited by Steve Wulf
•Peter Schwartz of Sports Phone to New York Islander left wing Steve Thomas after his shot hit the helmet of Boston Bruin goalie John Blue: "What were you trying to do, shoot until you got Blue in...

March 01, 1993 | Edited by Steve Wulf
•Heavyweight champ Riddick Bowe, on the highlight of his current international tour: "I'm gonna be hangin' with the Pope."