February 17, 1958 | Tom O'Reilly
—I Made My First Bet $25,000 Ago(Sports Illustrated, Feb. 10)
June 08, 1959
SPORTS AND THE STATUS SEEKERSSirs:I reject in full the premises of Vance Packard stated under the heading All Status and No Play...(SI, May 18).
September 02, 1963 | David Alexander
An obstinate legend gives Damon Runyon credit for first saying, "All horseplayers die broke." It could well have been said by some ancient philosopher who hung around the world's first racetrack. But Runyon always...
November 12, 1990 | Peter Nye
Alf Goullet, still spry at 99, was cycling's darling in the six-day races of the 1920s
July 02, 2001 | Steve Rushin
In the spirit of this issue, we check up on the late greats as they play an eternal overtime