Booktalk
Yesterday/Blind Ref
Scramble
TIME FOR THE MIGHTY SCRAMBLE
A team with a big man in the middle may win the NCAA basketball championship, but if so it won't be UCLA. The Bruins, without Lew Alcindor, are favorites but they'll be looking up for the title—not down
Bad Show
BAD SHOW OUT IN THE COLD SNOW
Snowmobiles are great fun and they get you outdoors to winter's wonderlands. Snowmobiles also are ear-shattering, dangerous and damaging to the delicate balance of our ecology. There are good and there are bad snowmobilers—but in both cases it is time for some control
The Girls
Pro Basketball
Fishing
Swimming
Horse Racing
Hockey
Mellon
A MAN OF ARTS AND LETTERS
The selection of his thoroughbred as Horse of the Year reflects Paul Mellor's eminence in the racing game, but its name—no accident—is a tribute to other passions that guarantee him lasting fame in sport
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Departments
THE TEAM THAT EATS MANAGERS
Baseball's highest-paid player, Carl Yastrzemski, has been the hope—and sometimes the despair—of four Boston managers. So far silent Eddie Kasko, the latest Red Sox pilot appears to have Yaz' O.K.