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A Different Drummer A Different Drummer

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March 31, 1980

A Different Drummer

After years of introspection, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is coming out of his shell. Whether at home, on the court or in a roller disco, he steps to his own music

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The Little Big Man The Little Big Man

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April 12, 1976

The Little Big Man

Only 5'7", Joe Morgan is baseball's most complete player. He harasses pitchers, hits, steals, scores and fields, all with an air of arrogance

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Twilight The Saga Twilight The Saga

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Aug. 25, 2014

Twilight The Saga

For even the most competitive athlete, the transition game is never easy. So what drives Kobe Bryant as he enters the final phase of his career?

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Peyton Manning's Long Game Peyton Manning's Long Game

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April 02, 2012

Peyton Manning's Long Game

The behind-the-scenes story of how the most prized free agent in NFL history hit the recruiting trail—and how he ended up a Denver Bronco

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The Next Step For Steph The Next Step For Steph

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Sept. 22, 2008

The Next Step For Steph

Davidson's Stephen Curry was the breakout star of the Big Dance, but even after hobnobbing with LeBron, he's still adjusting to his sudden celebrity

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It's Dave Mirra's World It's Dave Mirra's World

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May 30, 2005

It's Dave Mirra's World

At the top of his action sports empire, the most decorated athlete in X Games history rides on

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