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March 3, 1986 Table Of Contents

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Larry Bird

'As Nearly Perfect As You Can Get'

In a glorious seventh season, Larry Bird of the Boston Celtics is demonstrating that he may be the NBA's best player of all time

By Jack McCallum

Iowa Gets Caught In A Sudden Storm

The Hawkeyes brought a two-year winning streak to archrival Iowa State only to have it swept away by the vengeful Cyclones

By Ivan Maisel

L.A. Open

Who Are Those Guys, Anyway?

Well, they re the new stars of the PGA Tour, which means a lot of people are pining for the old ones

By Rick Reilly

Time To Rise And Shine

As March approached, Louisville once again mounted its assault on college basketball's summit

By Alexander Wolff

Arbitration

Dizzy Days At The Arbitration Table

As a madcap season of hearings came to a close, Wade Boggs settled for a mere $1.35 million

By Hank Hersch

Mario Lemieux

The Talk Of The Town

And it's not only in Pittsburgh that the Penguins' Mario Lemieux is compared with the Great One

By Bob Kravitz

John Mugabi

This Beast Is A Beauty

Newly baptized John Mugabi wants to rid himself of a nickname and Marvelous Marvin Hagler of a title

By Clive Gammon

College Basketball

Miamian without a vice

Miami O.'s Ron Harper can do it all, and NBA scouts are panting

By Roger Jackson

THE WEEK (Feb. 17-23)

By Austin Murphy

Luge

The U.S. is on the fast track at last

Czech-born Miro Zajonc has raised hopes that this country will soon slide to the top

By Jack Falla

Heavenly Game

A HEAVENLY GAME?

Catholic colleges in the U.S. have enjoyed marked success in big-time basketball, but, as the author suggests, this may be a mixed blessing

By Frank Deford

For The Record

A roundup of the week Feb. 17-23

Compiled by James E. Reynolds

FACES IN THE CROWD

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Edited by Gay Flood

Departments

LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Donald J. Barr

SCORECARD

Edited by Craig Neff