May 06, 1996 | Jackie MacMullan
Why sinking Phoenix may find it hard to rise again, Gervin and Thompson: from shame to Fame, Charlotte waits on Karl
November 28, 1994 | Kelli Anderson
WITH ONE SHOT, CHARLOTTE SMITH WON AN NCAA TITLE AND JOINED AN ELITE GROUP OF CAROLINA HOOP HEROES
February 18, 1991
15 Years Ago in Sports IllustratedTennessee's Ernie Grunfeld and Bernard King shared our Feb. 9, 1976, cover. In that issue we also reported on the first-of-its-kind slam-dunk competition, at the ABA All-Star Game in...
November 29, 1982 | Curry Kirkpatrick
What happens when an irresistible force such as Ralph Sampson meets an immovable object like Patrick Ewing? We'll know for sure on Dec. 11
November 01, 1982 | Anthony Cotton
Perhaps the best name for it is the Twilight Zone, the combination press-trap-zone defense that helped the LOS ANGELES LAKERS win the 1982 NBA championship. Was it or wasn't it a zone? Coach Pat Riley will never...