Footloose
Olympic Village
THE OLYMPIC GETAWAY
Lake Placid is proud of its $49 million Olympic Village, later to become a prison, but many countries insist it's a jail already, and have elected not to be penned in
THE BIG PUSH ON THE OREGON TRAIL
After stumbling much of the season, the Portland Trail Blazers have found their stride. With their walking wounded back and rookies Mychal Thompson and Ron Brewer chipping in, they could be a force in the playoffs
Baseball 1979
AN ULTRASTRONG SILENT TYPE
Boston's Jim Rice, whose 46 home runs and 139 RBIs led the majors last year, is another of the new millionaires, but it is best not to question him about it
TV
Golf
Young man, old hat ideas
Jack Renner wears a Ben Hogan-style cap and is the baby of the pro tour. He also has the Hogan-sized notion that he could be the best golfer in the world someday
Cross-Country
Hockey
Bullish over Baby Bulls
Now that the pro hockey leagues are definitely going to merge, NHL teams are drooling over all the young stars of the soon-to-be-defunct Birmingham Bulls
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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