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On The Scene

They Have a Way with Words

A view of two very different people who share an unusual talent: a high aptitude for playing tournament Scrabble

By Michael Ray Taylor

Michigan-Notre Dame

And How!

A magical performance by a wisp of a Wolverine named Desmond Howard helped Michigan defeat Notre Dame for the first time in five years

By Sally Jenkins

Sacked Out

Houston's David Klingler had a long rough night in Miami

By Austin Murphy

Braves-Dodgers

Grits vs. Glitz

Down-home Atlanta took two of three games from way-out L.A. to remain atop the National League West

By Richard Hoffer

Buffalo Bills

Pulling One Out

Led by the running and catching of Thurman Thomas, the Bills stayed unbeaten—barely

By Paul Zimmerman

Tyson

POSTPONE THE FIGHT

One man's opinion: Somebody, Please, POSTPONE THE FIGHT

By Rick Reilly

A Wow at the Worlds

Kim Zmeskal of the U.S. made history in Indianapolis by winning the women's all-around at a stormy World Gymnastics Championships

By E.M. Swift

Young Gun

Young Gun

Big, rough and only 18, Eric Lindros is poised for NHL stardom, but he wants to achieve it on his terms

By Leigh Montville

Inside

THE NFL

By Peter King

Baseball

By Tim Kurkjian

College Report

COLLEGE REPORT

By William F. Reed

Why Johnny Can't Play

BECAUSE ATHLETIC BUDGETS HAVEN'T KEPT UP WITH COSTS, HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS ACROSS THE NATION ARE THREATENED

By E.M. Swift

Reporter-At-Large

Tee Time for Traders

A Bangkok stockbroker has capitalized on the golf boom in Thailand by speculating in country club memberships

By Robert Horn

Focus

The Father of Baseball Board Games

Ethan Allen also played in the first night game, roomed with Dizzy Dean and coached George Bush at Yale

By Franz Lidz

Books

Three Men of Baseball

A commissioner, a fallen idol and a union chief are players in two recent volumes

By Ron Fimrite

For The Record

The Sharks hook Pavelich...Boom Boom plays Punchy...for Farma Way, second pays

Edited by Michael Jaffe

Faces in the Crowd

Point After

My, How Myopic!

Fans, says this old hand, too often take the short view when assessing sport's greatest moments

By Roy Terrell

Departments

FROM THE EDITOR

By John Papanek

LETTERS

SCORECARD

Edited by Richard Demak