SI Vault
 
TABLE OF CONTENTS

January 19, 2004 | Volume 100, Issue 2

Previous Previous
Donovan McNabb Cover - Sports Illustrated January 19, 2004

January 19, 2004 | Luis Fernando Llosa
APRIL 29, 1957

January 19, 2004
Twin PeaksLike most Tennesseans, I root for Peyton Manning—except when the Indianapolis Colts are playing our Titans. I feel obligated to point out, therefore, that your account of the showdown...

January 19, 2004
LETTERS•Please e-mail us at letters@si.timeinc.com or fax us at 212-467-4049. Letters should include the writer's full name, address and home telephone number and may be edited for clarity and space.

January 19, 2004 | Steve Rushin
Nobody filled the back of a baseball card better than Bert Blyleven, whose name (Aalbert) and birthplace (Zeist) suggested—with alphabetical ambidexterity—that a whole encyclopedia was inside that...

January 19, 2004 | Tom Verducci
Despite plenty of time to plot his reentry strategy, Pete Rose doesn't seem to understand how complete and contrite his confession needs to be

January 19, 2004 | E.M. Swift
Skating could use the kind of rivalry (sans weapons) it had a decade ago

January 19, 2004 | E.M. Swift
100Approximate number of contestants in the Paris-Dakar rally who were stopped at the Mauritania border by armed guards demanding a $64 passage fee to enter the country.

January 19, 2004
DiedOf a heart attack, Yinka Dare, 32, the Nets' first-round pick in 1994. Four days after an American scout spied the 7'1" Dare eating a bowl of food on a bench in Lagos, in 1991, a George...

January 19, 2004
Announced

January 19, 2004 | Bill Scheft
Good to be here. Is it me, or does the Mars Rover look like the cart that used to bring Joe Sambito in from the Astros' bullpen?

January 19, 2004 | Richard Deitsch
The minority owner of the 76ers from 1996 to 2001 and full-time motivational speaker (his next book: Lead or Get off the Pot!) will open the Pirate Soul museum in Florida this year.

January 19, 2004 | Julia Morrill
WHAT TO WATCH AND WATCH FOR

January 19, 2004 | Daniel G. Habib
•TOTAL BASEBALL

January 19, 2004
Tony Washam, NEW CASTLE, DEL.BasketballWasham, a junior guard at St. Vincent College, scored 36 points for the third consecutive game to give the Bearcats a win over Rio Grande and earn his second...

January 19, 2004
To submit a candidate for Faces in the Crowd, go to SI.com/faces.

January 19, 2004 | Mark Bechtel
Baby, it's cold outside, so North Dakotans like to curl up with a good CURLING tournament

January 19, 2004 | Phil Jackson
The Lakers coach came to understand his state during long drives to games

January 19, 2004
North Dakotans weigh in on sports*

January 19, 2004
To read an SI Flashback story on the University of North Dakota's seven NCAA hockey championships, see every Roger Maris cover or review more Roughrider State sports trivia, go to...

January 19, 2004 | Michael Farber
It's out with the old and in with the new as a generation of young stars, led by Rick Nash of the Blue Jackets, begins to dominate the league

January 19, 2004 | Michael Farber
SI's Pierre McGuire ranks the top five NHL defensemen who are 22 and younger (stats through Sunday)

January 19, 2004 | Michael Farber
McGuire also ranks the top 10 NHL forwards who are 22 and younger

January 19, 2004 | Michael Farber
Here are senior writer Michael Farber's picks for the midseason All-Stars (statistics through Sunday)

January 19, 2004 | Michael Farber
The Devils' workhorse goaltender, Martin Brodeur, is SI's choice as the midseason MVP

January 19, 2004 | Michael Farber
Here are the five best surprises from the first half of 2003-04 (stats through Sunday)

January 19, 2004 | Michael Farber
And here are the five biggest disappointments from the first half of the season

January 19, 2004 | Michael Silver
In a weekend filled with nail-biting finishes, Donovan McNabb rallied Philadelphia to an improbable win over Green Bay

January 19, 2004
To sign up for SPORTS ILLUSTRATED's free subscriber-only e-mail newsletter, go to http://sicustomerservice.com/siextra.

January 19, 2004
For complete NFL playoff coverage, including the latest news and analysis from SI's Peter King, Dr. Z, Don Banks and Michael Silver, go to si.com/football.

January 19, 2004 | Josh Elliott
The rushing of Edgerrin James makes the Colts' play-action offense doubly potent

January 19, 2004 | Jeffri Chadiha
Carolina struck pay dirt again as Jake Delhomme continued to be worth his weight in gold

January 19, 2004 | Peter King
An aggressive but more mature Rodney Harrison has shored up New England's secondary

January 19, 2004 | Paul Zimmerman
The venues change, but the outcomes will be the same

January 19, 2004 | Jack McCallum
West-leading Sacramento is riding the right arm of Peja Stojakovic, considered by many to be the best pure marksman since Larry Bird

January 19, 2004 | Jack McCallum
The latest NBA news, scores and statistics, plus analysis from Jack McCallum and Marty Burns, at si.com/basketball.

January 19, 2004 | Tom Verducci
Baseball never looked sweeter than it did through the lens of V.J. Lovero. He captured in the game a life, to borrow from Whitman, "immense in passion, pulse, and power." And more than that, he...

January 19, 2004 | Grant Wahl
Gonzaga's Adam Morrison, who does daily battle with diabetes and the limits of conventional thinking, is a most refreshing freshman

January 19, 2004 | Grant Wahl
Grant Wahl's college basketball Mailbag, each week at si.com/basketball/ncaa.

January 19, 2004 | Andrea Woo
With constant vigilance, diabetic athletes can still have very successful careers

January 19, 2004 | Mark Obmascik
This article is not available at this time

January 19, 2004
College Basketball

January 19, 2004 | Seth Davis
On the SkidsLacking talent and scoring, Indiana is searching for answers

January 19, 2004 | Seth Davis
UConn G Ben Gordon versus North Carolina G Rashad McCants

January 19, 2004 | Seth Davis
Emeka OkaforUCONNorWayne SimienKANSAS

January 19, 2004 | Seth Davis
Hoop Thoughts by Seth Davis, and Grant Wahl's Mailbag, at si.com/basketball/ncaa.

January 19, 2004 | Seth Davis
RIGHTING A WRONG

January 19, 2004 | Ian Thomsen
Q-SchooledClippers guard Quentin Richardson is handing out the lessons this year—and is set up for a big payday

January 19, 2004 | Ian Thomsen
For more coverage, including a photo from the week, go to si.com/basketball.

January 19, 2004 | Ian Thomsen
AROUND THE RIM

January 19, 2004 | Tom Verducci
Will Scott Boras's waiting game help or hurt his clients this year?

January 19, 2004 | Rick Reilly
Today's weather forecast calls for 1973 over most of the country, with a cool front of old guys moving in fast and a 98% chance of way more Matlock reruns.