December 14, 1970 | Curry Kirkpatrick
The Utah settings are serene, the arenas big, new and bustling. Alas, the teams have been much too accommodating—but not for long
April 21, 1975 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Tug McGraw, Phillies' pitcher, on his $75,000 salary: "Ninety percent I'll spend on good times, women and Irish whiskey. The other 10% I'll probably waste."
November 15, 1976 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer
•Dennis Fryzel, Tampa Bay assistant coach, to an official when the Bucs were called for having 12 players on the field: "O.K., which one was it?"
May 23, 1977
PRO BASKETBALL—While Bill Walton's inspired play led Portland's 4-0 blitz of Los Angeles (page 28), Houston took two of three games from Philadelphia to cut the 76er lead to 3-2 in the Eastern semifinal. Facing...
October 24, 1977 | Edited by Robert H. Boyle
•Jim Wohlford, Milwaukee Brewer outfielder, on baseball: "Ninety percent of this game is half mental."