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NBA Playoffs

LOOK WHO'S LOOKING UP

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on the short end? Mark Eaton, Utah's 7'4" center, had him there until L.A. tied the playoffs 2-2

By Hank Hersch

ALL THE PISTONS WERE FIRING

By Jack McCallum

DEVILISH FEAT BY THE BRUINS

Boston's icemen made it to the Stanley Cup finals for the first time in a decade, but New Jersey extended them to the utmost

By Austin Murphy

Zola Budd

A RUNNER RUNS HOME

Beset by controversy, a drained Zola Budd left England and returned to South Africa

By Craig Neff

Mariners

VERSED IN ADVERSITY

Could the Seattle Mariners' hapless start this season be a case of poetic justice?

By Franz Lidz

ORIENT EXPRESS

The Chinese team swept past the rest of the world at the McDonald's meet in Florida

By Robert Sullivan

Mats Wilander

In the Comfort Zone

Mats Wilander is happy being almost the top tennis player in the world. Question is, will he take the next step?

By Franz Lidz

Torrence

Taking Her Sweet Time

Perennial late starter Gwen Torrence came to sprinting reluctantly; now she's easing her way to the Olympics

By Sarah Boxer

Lacrosse

A DEADLY DUO IN THE DOME

Syracuse's Gait twins are a one-two punch in the NCAAs

By Robert Sullivan

Inside

BASEBALL

By Peter Gammons

A MOST UNLIKELY SLUGGER

By Bruce Anderson

Martins Ferry

THE VALLEY BOYS

Martins Ferry, Ohio, and its sister villages have produced a generation of superb athletes

By Ron Fimrite

Sideline

HITS HOT OFF THE PRESSES

Baseball journals prove the pen is as mighty as the bat

By Nicholas Dawidoff

For The Record

A Roundup of the Week May 9-15

Compiled by Morin Bishop

FACES IN THE CROWD

Point After

THESE GUYS ARE LEADERS?

Those in charge in sports often don't control themselves

By Ron Fimrite

Departments

FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Donald J. Barr

Letters

Edited by Gay Flood

SCORECARD

Edited by Craig Neff