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January 23, 1978 | Volume 48, Issue 4

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Harvey Martin Cover - Sports Illustrated January 23, 1978

January 23, 1978 | Edited by Robert H. Boyle

January 23, 1978 | Edited by Robert H. Boyle
•A. Bartlett Giamatti, president-designate of Yale University and a fervent Red Sox fan: "All I ever wanted to be president of was the American League."

January 23, 1978 | Dan Jenkins

January 23, 1978 | Larry Keith

January 23, 1978
Winner takes all, both the WBA and WBC world lightweight titles, when champion Roberto Duran and champ Esteban De Jesus slug it out for the third time. Esteban has won one, so has Roberto. Pat...

January 23, 1978
It will be about the biggest thing to hit town since 1936 when 1,600 athletes and 50,000 spectators whooped it up at the Winter Olympics. Having had a taste of glory, little Garmisch went on to...

January 23, 1978 | Bob Ottum
Not to mention Stenmark, Moser-Proell and tiny Heini in the world alpine championships

January 23, 1978 | Pat Putnam

January 23, 1978 | William Leggett
Any television network would love to have the Super Bowl on its schedule—except perhaps when the game is played, as it was last Sunday, in New Orleans' Superdome. Despite disclaimers from the...

January 23, 1978 | Joe Jares
The Spartans have gotten healthy with a local freshman running the operation

January 23, 1978 | Herman Weiskopf

January 23, 1978 | Herman Weiskopf
MIKE GMINSKI: By sinking 31 of 43 field-goal attempts, scoring 75 points and grabbing 27 rebounds, the 6'11", 18-year-old sophomore led Duke to three victories and into first place in the Atlantic...

January 23, 1978 | Anita Verschoth
When Dick Buerkle quit teaching to sell contact lenses he also discarded come-from-behind race tactics, and after a jackrabbit start he broke the indoor mile record

January 23, 1978 | John Underwood
The big boys didn't score a knockout over the smaller schools, but they did take a cautious step toward autonomy

January 23, 1978 | Peter Nord

January 23, 1978
13—Drawing by SQW16, 17—Neil Leifer18, 19—Walter Iooss Jr.20, 21—Clockwise from top left: Peter Read Miller, Tony Triolo, Walter Iooss Jr., Neil Leifer, Walter Iooss Jr., Peter Read Miller, Heinz...

January 23, 1978
GEORGE BRICKLEYMELROSE, MASS.A junior center for the Trinity College hockey team, Brickley, 20, had a hat trick in each of the Bantams' first four games. As a freshman he led the team in scoring...

January 23, 1978
PRO BASKETBALL—As if to make sure their fans would not become unduly distracted by the Broncos, the Nuggets, the NBA's best-drawing team, have put together their longest victory streak—nine...

January 23, 1978 | Edited by Gay Flood
OH, TO BE NO. 1Sir:After "considering the evidence," as John Underwood suggests (Shake Down the Thunder, Jan. 9), I find it perfectly easy to "resist the argument" that Notre Dame is No. 1. In my...

January 23, 1978 | Bil Gilbert