July 10, 1995 | Edited by Jack McCallum
Brent BarryNewly drafted Oregon basketball star on being compared with his father, Hall of Famer Rick Barry: "Basically, he's so old, there aren't a lot of people who remember him."
February 05, 1996
On Jan. 27,1976, professional basketball's first slam-dunk contest was held at the ABA All-Star Game in Denver and won by a mightily Afro'd Julius Erving, then a New York Net. Twenty years later the dunk's in a bit...
April 15, 1996 | Jackie MacMullan
Thomas and McHale go at it once again, Barry is pushed to the edge, Draft hopefuls on the rise
April 28, 1997 | Marty Burns
The MVP race between Michael Jordan and Karl Malone has gone down to the wire, with the Malone train gathering steam in the final weeks. The Portland Oregonian surveyed 63 G.M.'s, coaches and player-personnel types,...
November 10, 1997 | Phil Taylor
player with hot-dog tendencies to have a conflict with his coach, and Bill Fitch wasn't the first old-school coach to butt heads with a flashy young star. To most observers of the Clippers, that's exactly what was...