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MOTORIZED HANG GLIDERS ARE HERE, BUT THE HANG-UP IS IN THE ASSEMBLY

By Lowell Cohn

The Ball

THEY'RE KNOCKING THE STUFFING OUT OF IT

While the batters have a ball and pitchers are bawling, tests show that the new baseball is certainly no turtle

By Larry Keith

WHAT THE EXPERTS SAY

RECOVERY FROM KULTURSCHOCK

Even with a $2.8 million contract in hand, Franz Beckenbauer, the world's best soccer player—late of Munich's F.C. Bayern, the best team—had some trouble adjusting to New York and the Cosmos

By Clive Gammon

All For One

ALL FOR ONE SURE BEATS ONE FOR ALL

Dr. J was his usual outasight, but one man can't beat five, particularly when five men play like one, as Portland did to win the NBA title

By Curry Kirkpatrick

U.S. Open Preview

TO THE RIGHT, TO THE LEFT, HOLD IT!

When the U.S. Golf Association hosts the Open, as it will next week in Tulsa, its officials are lords of all they survey, measuring out a heady dose of trouble by adjusting yardage, the rough on the course, and even the density of the trees

By Sarah Pileggi

Luck Be A Lady

IF ONLY LUCK WILL BE A LADY

...and stick around a few more nights, the guys and dolls who own Seattle Slew will have themselves a Belmont Stakes victory and a Triple Crown

By Douglas S. Looney

EVERY OTHER COLT MET HIS MATCH

By William Leggett

Baseball

The good old days revisited

To the cry of 'Let's go, An-ge-lo!' minor league ball is back in Jersey City

By Jim Kaplan

THE WEEK (May 28-June 4)

By Herman Weiskopf

Harness Racing

The Freight pulled in late

In the first serious confrontation for 3-year-old trotters, the favorite had alibis for his loss, and the winner's time established his credentials for the Hambletonian

By Douglas S. Looney

Softball

It's easy come, easy go

Slow pitch, the game in which a player is as likely to swat as not, has gone pro. Ex-major-leaguers get most of the bucks, but unknowns get most of the belts

By Kent Hannon

Rowing

Clem Cakes: breakfast of champions

Fueled by 'Clem' Chapman's pancakes, Cornell beat Penn for the Varsity Cup

By Dan Levin

Track & Field

It was a hell of a win for the Devils

Arizona State's doughty band of U.S. kids withstood the hordes of veteran foreigners and scraped and scrambled to their first NCAA title

By Joe Marshall

Turmoil

Step in and Enjoy the Turmoil

So says Chanler Chapman, 76. The slingshot and pinking cicadas with a .22 are about it, sportswise, but turmoilwise he upholds the honor of his family, an interesting feat

By Robert H. Boyle

For The Record

A roundup of the week May 30-June 5

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Departments

LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER

By John A. Meyers

SCORECARD

Edited by Ron Reid

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