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April 03, 1989 | Volume 70, Issue 14

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Pete Rose Cover - Sports Illustrated April 03, 1989

April 03, 1989 | Compiled by Sally Guard
PRO BASKETBALL—The Atlantic Division-leading Knicks had suffered two defeats in a row for only the sixth time this season when All-Star guard Mark Jackson rejoined them after an absence of 10...

April 03, 1989
WHITNEY McGILLCHAMPAIGN, ILL.Whitney. 10, won the 111-, 222-, 333-and 444-meter races and the all-around title in the girls' Pony Division at the Evanston (Ill.) North Shore Open speedskating...

April 03, 1989 | John Steinbreder
Just try going through life as a Steinbrenner soundalike

April 03, 1989 | Nicholas Dawidoff
And now the sports news. The word from the Olympic long jump trials in Berkeley, Calif., is that records are falling daily, perhaps because of the slimy tactics employed by the athletes. This is...

April 03, 1989
Lawrence Wilson (foreground) and his Southeast Missouri mates took their loss to North Carolina Central in the NCAA Division II title game hard. No wonder: They fell 73-46.

April 03, 1989 | Edited by Austin Murphy

April 03, 1989 | Edited by Austin Murphy
•New York Yankee first baseman Don Mattingly, before facing the Mets' Dwight Gooden in an exhibition game: "His reputation preceded him before he got here."

April 03, 1989 | Hank Hersch
Before Duke flew into the Final Four by upending Georgetown in a battle of freshmen centers, Illinois had climbed past Syracuse, Michigan had glided by surprising Virginia and Seton Hall had risen...

April 03, 1989 | Edited by Gay Flood
MR. FUTCHYour Feb. 27 issue contains one of the finest profiles of a sports figure that I have ever read—Gary Smith's open letter to Mike Tyson about Eddie Futch (Dear Mike...). Smith's insightful...

April 03, 1989 | Alexander Wolff

April 03, 1989 | William F. Reed

April 03, 1989 | Curry Kirkpatrick

April 03, 1989 | Craig Neff

April 03, 1989 | Paul Zimmerman
With the job he has held for 29 years exacting a heavier and heavier toll, NFL commissioner Pete Rozelle said 'no más'

April 03, 1989 | George Plimpton

April 03, 1989 | Jaime Diaz

April 03, 1989 | Pat Putnam
IBF middleweight champ Michael Nunn scored a quick KO over Sumbu Kalambay

April 03, 1989 | Demmie Stathoplos
Houston hushed the skeptics by romping in the Bay Shore

April 03, 1989 | J.E. Vader
Olympic star Janet Evans hit the water with a will at the short course nationals

April 03, 1989 | Austin Murphy
Trevor Linden, a rookie from Medicine Hat, is just the tonic the Canucks required

April 03, 1989 | Alexander Wolff