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For The Money
THREE FOR THE MONEY
Playoffs mean payoffs and as the NFL games dwindled down to a precious few, contenders were pitted against contenders. In these cases, the winner really made a score
MORE BARRY, AS IN BARRYMORE
Golden State beat the Lakers to become first in the Pacific, Rick Barry bringing down the house with a bravura performance
Black Magic
THAT RUMANIAN BLACK MAGIC
Ilie Nastase carried a burden to Boston for the Commercial Union Masters tournament: his wife, his mother-in-law, his fiery temperament and top seeding. He left with a heavier bundle—of money
Fastest Foot
People
Basketball's Week
College Basketball
Rodeo
Head and shoulders over their daddies
...well, maybe not quite yet, but the young dudes whose fathers were riding not so long ago are coming up fast, and in the National Finals they bested Larry Mahan, the current star of the sport, in bull riding
Baseball
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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