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MLB

32 Chris Sale

The White Sox' ace went against the grain to get a whole lot better

By Ben Reiter

NHL PLAYOFFS

38 Defensemen

Top blueliners have the postseason's hardest job

By Alex Prewitt

INDY 500

48 Juan Pablo Montoya

At 40, the two-time champ still has the racer's edge

By Andrew Lawrence

WORDS WITH ...

54 Novak Djokovic

The No. 1 player in tennis talks Paris and maturity

By L. Jon Wertheim

NFL

56 Josh Norman

Inside the cornerback's unexpected move to D.C.

By Emily Kaplan of TheMMQB.com

NBA PLAYOFFS

64 Draymond Green

Unheard-of versatility is only the beginning of what he brings to the Warriors

By Lee Jenkins

Departments

4 SI Now

6 Leading Off

14 Inbox

16 Scorecard

24 Just My Type

Dan Patrick: Dana White says the UFC is not up for sale

26 Faces in the Crowd

72 Point After

Steve Rushin: Going to a game? Read the fine print

ON THE COVER: John W. McDonough

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Photograph by Jeff Haynes