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August 30, 1982 | Volume 57, Issue 9

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Tom Cousineau Cover - Sports Illustrated August 30, 1982

August 30, 1982 | Jack McCallum
It's Minnesota's Crockpot, where chilblains are out and running backs like Darrin Nelson can pile up the yardage

August 30, 1982 | Craig Neff
Despite getting punched by a Swiss, Sebastian Coe was the big cheese in three 800s as he prepped for the "richest race ever"

August 30, 1982 | William Leggett
Favored Conquistador Cielo dug a deep hole for himself in the Travers

August 30, 1982 | Philip G. Howlett
Early this month an Ecuadorian newspaper noted that a "Special Envoy" of SPORTS ILLUSTRATED, Craig Neff, was covering the IV World Aquatic Championships in Guayaquil. Neff probably should appear...

August 30, 1982 | Dan Levin
The pool was fast, but swimmers were frazzled, so the long course nationals were short on records

August 30, 1982 | Steve Wulf
The Kansas City Royals are leading the major leagues in injuries, but they're winning anyway, thanks to the modalities

August 30, 1982 | Leo W. Banks
Minor league ball in Mexico is beer-induced sleep on 20-hour bus trips. It's also a wild kind of fun, a last chance for the unvanquished

August 30, 1982 | Rick Telander
By taking a roundabout route Tom Cousineau landed a big-money contract with the Cleveland Browns, who are hoping he can cement their defense

August 30, 1982 | Alexander Wolff
Melvyn and Robert Kaufman are high-rolling brothers in the high-rise world of Manhattan real estate. They abide by one rule: Whenever possible, buy or build property with a lucky seven in its...

August 30, 1982 | Franz Lidz
The Tigers' Lance Parrish is catching on to the demands of his position

August 30, 1982 | Herm Weiskopf

August 30, 1982 | Herm Weiskopf
GOOSE GOSSAGE: The Yankee reliever whiffed six men and yielded only two hits in 6ࡩ innings as he ran his total saves to 27 by sealing four wins—2-0 and 4-3 over K.C. and 4-2 and 3-1 over Toronto.

August 30, 1982 | Alexander Wolff
Hey, NBA, Moses Malone's a free agent

August 30, 1982 | Bob Ottum
Juli Inkster won the Women's Amateur Championship for the third straight year

August 30, 1982 | Joan Ackermann-Blount

August 30, 1982
2—Roy Hobson9—Illustration by Sam Q. Weissman12—Heinz Kluetmeier (inset)22, 23—Ronald C. Modra (5), Peter Read Miller (inset, top right)24—Heinz Kluetmeier (top), Peter Read Miller29—Ronald C....

August 30, 1982 | Compiled by ROB BUCHANAN
BOWLING—GARY SKIDMORE beat top qualifier Mike Aulby 218-204 to win his first PBA title, a $110,000 event in Austin, Texas.

August 30, 1982
RUSSELL EDZARDSTEXARKANA, ARK.Russell, 14, scored 393 of a possible 400 points in four air-gun shooting positions, including a record 100 in the sitting position, and defeated more than 300...

August 30, 1982 | Edited by Gay Flood
PAYTON'S PERSEVERANCESir:Paul Zimmerman's article (He Can Run, but He Can't Hide, Aug. 16) on Walter Payton was a well deserved tribute to one of the NFL's most talented and exciting players. It's...

August 30, 1982 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum

August 30, 1982 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Ray (Boom Boom) Mancini, recalling a recent White House visit with President Reagan: "It's like meeting Santa Claus. You go in, shake his hand, have your picture taken and then you leave."