November 10, 1997 | Jackie MacMullan
For Bailey Howell it meant brewing a cup of tea and then sipping—pinkie extended—until the cup was empty. For Kareem Abdul-Jabbar it meant sitting by his locker and reading a book, often in the buff. For Larry Bird...
March 25, 1996 | Jackie MacMullan
The Kings do a fast fade—again, Childs, Ferry and McCloud: from rags to riches, Strickland's hot hand
December 11, 1995 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Kostya Kennedy
Last month two teenage boys pilfered a Babe Ruth autographed baseball from a Florida memorabilia store. The youths, later apprehended with other stolen goods, tossed the $6,000 ball into a dumpster, whence it was...
November 25, 1992 | Curry Kirkpatrick
The Blue Devils are a winning act
November 25, 1992
The arching jumper, the ripping rebound, the menacing slam are all wonders to behold, but purists say the prettiest basketball picture of all is the perfect pass