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June 21, 1993 | Volume 78, Issue 24

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Michael Jordan Cover - Sports Illustrated June 21, 1993

June 21, 1993
Patrick RhoddMISSISSAUGA, ONT.Rhodd, a 6'6" basketball forward and a recent graduate of Humber College, scored 16 points and had 17 rebounds as the Hawks beat Douglas College 60-53 for an...

June 21, 1993 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
Drazen's Legacy

June 21, 1993 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
The hairy creature pictured here is former Arizona State gymnast Bob Woolf, who in his guise as the Phoenix Suns' mascot, the Gorilla, entertained the home crowd at Games 1 and 2 of the NBA Finals...

June 21, 1993 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Michael Ventre, in the Los Angeles Daily News: "Darryl Strawberry now predicts he's going to the Hall of Fame. The Dodgers probably wish he'd go now so they can replace him with somebody who can...

June 21, 1993 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Wayne Gretzky, Los Angeles King star, on the satisfaction he derived from making the Stanley Cup finals: "You know you've come a long way when you look at the out-of-town scoreboard and there are...

June 21, 1993 | Jack McCallum

June 21, 1993 | Phil Taylor
Kevin Johnson, The Point guard of the Phoenix Suns, has long been an avid reader, so it is no surprise that in times of crisis he tends to turn to the printed word for solace. To help get himself...

June 21, 1993 | E.M. Swift

June 21, 1993 | Tim Kurkjian

June 21, 1993 | Alexander Wolff

June 21, 1993 | Mark Mulvoy
Throughout his peripatetic career as a writer and journalist, John Schulian has often had reason to recall the Hollywood Stars and the Los Angeles Angels, the Pacific Coast League baseball teams...

June 21, 1993 | Sally Jenkins

June 21, 1993 | Pat Putnam
In the kitchen mom is turning the sizzling turkey sausage with a spatula. While biscuits turn golden brown in the oven, in another skillet egg whites and potatoes slowly fry. "Tommy has to have...

June 21, 1993 | Albert Kim
Well before the ninth inning of last Saturday's College World Series championship game, it became apparent that there would be no thrilling, come-from-behind finish as there had been in 10 of the...

June 21, 1993 | Sonja Steptoe
At last week's Mazda LPGA championship, Patty Sheehan was fretting about her putting and her inability to hit fairways consistently off the tee. She had already gotten some putting advice from...

June 21, 1993 | Kelli Anderson
If you detect a certain Grittiness in the play of Luke and Murphy Jensen, the newly crowned French Open doubles champions, there is a reason. They were raised to be football champions. Luke, 27,...

June 21, 1993 | Tim Kurkjian

Through Monday the staggering Mets had gone more than eight weeks without winning two consecutive games—a string of 51 games that began on April 18 when they lost to the Reds after beating them in...

June 21, 1993
CheersThanks for the wonderful profile of Sam Malone (Everybody Knows His Name. May 24). I happened to be walking outside Memorial Stadium in Baltimore on the day that Lee May hit that shot out of...

June 21, 1993 | John Schulian

June 21, 1993 | Rick Reilly
Experts see telltale signs in Michael Jordan of the gambling addiction that felled another idol