July 08, 1985 | William Taaffe
The new, toned-down Bud Collins is a smash at the Wimbledon mike
July 26, 1982
CENTER COURTSir:What does Frank Deford mean (Jumpin' Jimmyny, July 12) when he says that Jimmy Connors and John McEnroe "almost never play good matches against each other, let alone pretty ones"? Both Connors and...
July 12, 1982 | Bill Taaffe
At Wimbledon, NBC's Bud Collins and Dick Enberg were second best
December 24, 1979 | Abbie Hoffman
The mail comes late to my mountain hideout somewhere off the coast of Iowa, but not long ago I read a copy of SPORTS ILLUSTRATED that contained a reminiscence by my old tennis coach. Bud Collins (SI, Sept. 17, 1979)....
May 22, 1978 | Frank Deford
It seems that Roone Arledge is at it again, multiplying announcers. As everybody knows, Arledge has been the president of ABC Sports for an eon, going back to the days when Chris Schenkel was a household name. He has...