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June 27, 1994 | Volume 80, Issue 25

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O.J. Simpson Cover - Sports Illustrated June 27, 1994

June 27, 1994
Sarah KilbergMcLEAN, VA.Sarah, a junior lacrosse attack at The Gunnery school in Washington, Conn., had 100 goals in 14 games this season to set a school record, lead all New England scorers and...

June 27, 1994 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Richard O'Brien
Withdrawal Symptoms

June 27, 1994 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Richard O'Brien
During the Los Angeles Dodgers' eighth annual Think Blue week recently, selected fans got to live out their Dodger dreams, including being members of the Fantasy Grounds Crew.

June 27, 1994 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Richard O'Brien
Michael Bolton

June 27, 1994 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Richard O'Brien
With St. Basil's Cathedral in the background, Arvidas Sabonis, once the mainstay of the Soviet national team, blocks a shot by former NBA star Dan Roundfield. A team from the U.S., representing...

June 27, 1994 | Richard Hoffer

June 27, 1994
Ranger captain Mark Messier held the Stanley Cup aloft during the ticker tape parade celebrating New York City's first NHL championship in 54 years.

June 27, 1994 | E.M. Swift
Ultimate buddies. That's how friends described the relationship between Al Cowlings and O.J. Simpson, who played together on teams from sandlots to the NFL. "That was the amazing thing about the...

June 27, 1994 | Ron Fimrite

June 27, 1994 | Rick Reilly

June 27, 1994 | Mark Mulvoy
As a rabid New York Yankee and Met fan growing up in Scotch Plains, N.J., in the late 1960s, SI golf reporter Amy Nutt knew a lot about baseball—"at that stage in his career, Mickey Mantle was a...

June 27, 1994 | Tim Rosaforte
The USGA dumped ABC, which has televised the Open for 29 years, when NBC laid bigger bucks on the table

June 27, 1994 | James Buckley Jr.
Disabled divers are exploring a brave new world without wheelchairs

June 27, 1994 | Stephanie Diaz
Sir Barton won the Triple Crown in 1919 but was eclipsed by Man o'War

June 27, 1994 | Michael Finkel
With his brash style of play Phil Hellmuth Jr. has won millions at poker

June 27, 1994 | Susan Davis
New medical procedures help injured canine athletes return to their sports

June 27, 1994 | Phil Taylor
The Rockets squeaked by the Knicks in Houston to force a decisive seventh game

June 27, 1994 | Phil Taylor
While the Knicks and the Rockets battled in the Finals, the activity was equally intense on several other NBA fronts.

June 27, 1994 | Alexander Wolff

June 27, 1994
"As a guest at a country club, I once had the opportunity to play a round of golf with a caddie. It was like flying first class after years of flying coach."DAN BAKER, HINSDALE, ILL

June 27, 1994 | Hank Hersch
The night before the biggest match in the history of U.S. soccer, coach Bora Milutinovic smuggled his team into the empty Silverdome, where they watched Diamond Vision videos of their recent...

June 27, 1994 | Merrell Noden
Forget throwing the javelin and putting the shot. Decathlete Dan O'Brien's toughest event has always been boosting his own confidence. Despite his astonishing talent—a talent that spawned one of...

June 27, 1994 | Kelli Anderson
Chinyere Vann examines her hands frequently, though they are rarely still. And while it was her Asian-African-American face that made her a child model for the Ford Agency for the past 10 years,...

June 27, 1994 | Tim Kurkjian
Oakland Athletic pitcher Dave Leiper was talking to a writer in the visitors' clubhouse at The Ballpark in Arlington last Thursday when teammate Jeff Schaefer passed by and shouted, "He's walking...

June 27, 1994 | Gary Smith

June 27, 1994 | John Grossmann
No one spits, cusses or wears a glove when playing pre-Civil War ball

June 27, 1994 | David Guterson
The disaster of Mount St. Helens created the splendor of Coldwater Lake

June 27, 1994 | Albert Kim
Or how to play sports games with your computer—a primer for technotyros

June 27, 1994 | Tim Kurkjian

June 27, 1994 | Tim Kurkjian
Power Surge. At week's end the Tigers had homered in 25 straight games, tying a major league record set by the 1941 Yankees. Detroit had hit 46 home runs during the streak, including the 11 hit...

June 27, 1994 | William Oscar Johnson
O.J. Simpson is only one of many men who have gotten off easy for battering women