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February 19, 1979 Table Of Contents

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Millrose Games

FINE TIMES WERE HAD

...by almost all. The trouble was that Eamonn Coghlan and Renaldo Nehemiah celebrated too soon to have great times

By Joe Marshall

ANOTHER GRAND SLAM IS BID AND MADE

By employing all his tricks on Guillermo Vilas and Jimmy Connors, Bjorn Borg won at BocaWest for the third straight year

By Curry Kirkpatrick

BRRRRACING FOR 1980

Sub-zero shivers plagued the pre-Olympic meet at Lake Placid, but the town showed it was set for the Games

By William Oscar Johnson

The Soviets

RUN OVER BY THE BIG RED MACHINE

The Soviet National Team flew home as champions of the hockey world after making so much borscht of the NHL All-Stars, routing them 6-0 in the finale of the three-game Challenge Cup series and leaving all Canada in shock

By E. M. Swift

Crested Butte

LIFE OR DEATH FOR A RED LADY

Crested Butte is a beaut of a spot whose mountain glows in the sunset, but a mine could make it a molehill

By Sam Moses

Kenyon Swimming

IT'S A REAL CAMPUS HAUNT

Kenyon swims in a glass house, but for 25 years no one has had a ghost of a chance of breaking its streak

By Jerry Kirshenbaum

TV

HOW MANY MESSAGES FOR THIS MEDIUM?

By William Oscar Johnson

Basketball

They fill a tall order

The scramble for talented 7-footers centers on three giant high schoolers

By Bruce Newman

THE WEEK (Feb. 5-11)

By Herman Weiskopf

Baseball

The deal is no deals

This off-season is proving that trades are no longer the owners' stock in trade

By Melissa Ludtke Lincoln

Horse Racing

But this twain shall meet

The early favorites for the Kentucky Derby, Spectacular Bid and Flying Paster, who have never raced each other, had impressive opening wins in Florida and California

By William Leggett

Poker

Deep-sixed by a six in the hole

Red Bone had the edge in the Amarillo Slim Classic until George Huber (above) straightened him out to win $150,000

By Mike DelNagro

Moses Malone

Bounding Into Prominence

Moses Malone jumped from high school to the pros, where he has become the game's top rebounder

By Frank Deford

For The Record

A roundup of the week Feb. 5-11

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Edited by Gay Flood

Departments

LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Kelso F. Sutton

SCORECARD

Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum

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