December 13, 1999
BACKSTAGE, FOLLOWINGSports Illustrated's 20th Century Sports Awards show last Thursday night at Madison Square Garden, 19 of the attending athletes sat for SI photographer Walter Iooss Jr. as he took this historic...
November 29, 1999
September 07, 1998 | Merrell Noden
Athletes must take control of their sport to save it
June 08, 1998 | Tim Layden
Led by nine-time Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis (who bowed out last fall), one of the most decorated generations of U.S. track and field athletes is moving toward retirement. Below, a look at the biggest stars and...
September 22, 1997 | Franz Lidz
Between halves of a football game, Carl Lewis's storied career came to a close