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Slew Flew
HE FLEW FOR THE CREW
Seattle Slew, owned by a former airline stewardess and cheered on by a host of her friends, took the Kentucky Derby to remain undefeated and a first-class Triple Crown prospect
Away With Cey
Indy 500
Baseball
Old uniforms, new Sox
Chicago is so short of cash that some players are wearing patched-up pants, but there may be profits ahead with new assets like Rightfielder Richie Zisk on hand
Pro Football
This agent's no secret
Four of the first six selections in the NFL draft are clients of Mike Trope, who has made Ricky Bell a millionaire and now expects to do the same for Tony Dorsett
Pro Basketball
The Sixers do the hustle
To win, Houston had to slow Philadelphia's attack to a waltz, but it was the 76ers who set the beat at the Spectrum, disco-dancing off with two quick victories.
Rowing
Hockey
He was a two-time loser
Gerry Cheevers had a terrible Saturday. His colt, Royal Ski, could not run in the Kentucky Derby, and his team, the Boston Bruins, was embarrassed by Montreal
Raptors
Fighting beak and claw
Man used to look upon birds of prey as varmints. Now, with the very existence of some of these proud, beautiful creatures threatened, he is working hard, and with a glimmer of hope, to save them
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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