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GOLF PLUS

So Hot, So Cool

At the Nelson, unflappable Jason Dufner won for the second time in a month, settling a score with Keegan Bradley, who was back at the place where his career took off

By Damon Hack

SLOW BURN

By Dottie Pepper

How to Get Girls

One of the growth opportunities for golf is women. Here's how to draw them in

By Leslie Andrews

Ricky Barnes

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LEADING OFF

LEADING OFF

THE MAIL

THE MAIL

Inside: THE WEEK IN SPORTS

Excitement In the Air

The Orioles' fast start? A bit of fool's gold. But these are not Birds of the same old feather. Just wait another year or two

By Joe Sheehan

Block Busters

Are the Rangers ruining playoff hockey with their willingness to lay out? Hardly. They're just trying to win—which is all that matters in the postseason

By Michael Farber

PIERRE MCGUIRE'S IN THE CREASE

By Pierre McGuire

Help Wanted

With Chris Bosh still injured, Dwyane Wade and LeBron James will have to do more than just pull their weight for the Heat

By Chris Mannix

LA LA PALOOZA

LA LA PALOOZA

For a 78-hour stretch Los Angeles was, finally, the sports capital of the world: 300,000 fans, 10 events, four teams, three playoff series, 110 cyclists. And an eclipse. Results be damned, it was a good four days

By Lee Jenkins

ONLY THE BEGINNING

A little old Magic, sprinkled with the newly tapped magic of Matt Kemp, have again made the Dodgers the toast of L.A. And Kemp's best? Still to come.

By Albert Chen

HORSE RACING

LET'S ALL HAVE ANOTHER

A generation of American adults is nearing middle age without having seen a Triple Crown winner. I'll Have Another will need all the speed and stamina he showed in the Preakness to end the 34-year drought

By Tim Layden

SOCCER

IN PRAISE OF DROGBA

The hero of Chelsea's historic Champions League final victory, Ivorian striker Didier Drogba is a man of the world whose intellect and impact extend far beyond the pitch

By Grant Wahl

MOTOR SPORTS

BACK IN CONTROL

His final-lap crash in the Indy 500 last year could have been a career-defining moment, for all the wrong reasons. But JR Hildebrand handled the heartbreak of letting a sure victory slip away with grace. Now he's focused on closing the deal at the Brickyard

By Lars Anderson

INDY 500

VROOM TO IMPROVE

Since the first daredevils took to the bricks 101 years ago, the race has been on at Indy to find that balance of handling, safety and, above all, speed needed to prevail over 500 miles. Decade by decade, there have been both incremental advances and breathtaking leaps in automotive evolution—concluding with (for now) this year's wholly reimagined supercar

By Elizabeth McGarr

THE TRANSGENDER ATHLETE

THE TRANSGENDER ATHLETE

Playing fields have long been segregated on the basis of sex. But what happens to the athletes whose physiology doesn't match their gender identity? Against whom do they compete? What obstacles do they face? And how are they being treated by sports' governing bodies?

By Pablo S. Torre

POINT AFTER

A Stat Even Dr. Naismith Would Love

By ROY BLOUNT JR.

Departments

Snooze Control

As the napping Clemens jurors so eloquently illustrated, there are some sports stories about which we've heard quite enough

By Dick Friedman

HOT | NOT

FOR THE RECORD

Power Game

The stakes are high in Jonathan Vilma's defamation suit against Roger Goodell

By Michael McCann

Veteran's Debut

A wounded warrior lends affecting depth to one summer popcorn picture

By Mark Beech

FACES IN THE CROWD

STICK FIGURES

By Julia Morrill

JUST MY TYPE

By Dan Patrick