May 29, 1978 | Edited by Walter Bingham
•Elvin Hayes of the Washington Bullets: "I'd pay to watch me play."
October 31, 1977 | Edited by Robert H. Boyle
•Bill Lee, Red Sox pitcher, asked to assess the results of the World Series after attending the final game: "I think there are going to be a lot of Reggies born in this town."
March 15, 1976 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer
•Valentine Petrovsky, Soviet track coach, basking in 85° weather in Los Angeles during a Russian tour of the indoor track circuit: "Napoleon should have invaded California."
January 19, 1976 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer
•Bill Lee, Boston Red Sox pitcher, on his current visit to mainland China: "Now I'll get to see the real Big Red Machine."
November 03, 1975 | George Plimpton