Yesterday
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They're Out!
THEY'RE OUT!
As the umps beat the pavement to get higher pay, the majors brought in the likes of forklift salesmen to make the calls
THE EFFECT WAS TO GRIND THEM UP
Road-hugging "ground effect" cars were all the rage at the Long Beach Grand Prix, and while they may be considered black magic, it was Gilles Villeneuve's disappearing act in a bob-nosed Ferrari that astounded everyone
NBA Playoffs
Denis Potvin
UNDAUNTED AND UNHAUNTED
It has taken him six long and trying years, but Denis Potvin finally has rid himself of the ghosts of Bobby Orr and the Montreal Forum
Crushers
Baseball
Lacrosse
Rowing
No theme, a lot of steam
It wasn't the Year of the Crab or the Snake or even, thank Heaven, the Frozen Momentum, but textless Harvard rowed fiercely to beat everybody at San Diego
Odds Couple
THE ODDS COUPLE
Keith Taft, a devout Baptist, and Ken Uston, a high-living ex-stockbroker, blackjacked Vegas casinos for a small fortune with the help of a computer
As I Did It
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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