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Hello, America, We Came Back
Three of the biggest reasons to look forward to the 1980-81 season are the young men waving their greetings on the opposite page: Mark Aguirre, Ralph Sampson and Albert King. They could be rich right now, but last spring they decided to forestall the start of their pro careers and stay in school at least another year. By not going "hardship" themselves, they spared college fans the pain of having to get by without seeing them in action. Surely, there could be no finer way to start the season than to have them tell us...
EVERYBODY IS COURTING THE KING
In fact, just about every college basketball team from Hawaii to Slippery Rock hopes it will land Albert King, a high school star from the streets of Brooklyn who ...
MARYLAND FORWARD ALBERT KING MARCH 17, 1980
When Albert King was 13, he was the focus of a segment on the. ABC network evening news. When he was 14, he was featured in the classic ...
You don't know them, Al
No wonder Albert King isn't scoring—his mates act as if they haven't met him
HOOPS COMES HOME
Albert King, on the other hand, was a lean 6'6" phenom not yet in high school who was cautious, thoughtful, polite, studious and worried about ...
The Top Dog Of Dunk
Dominique Wilkins turned down the pros, and that turns on Georgians who love his leaping
The Panic Room
For some, that was Radio City Music Hall on Day 1 of the draft. (Hey there, Geno Smith!) For others, it was a tense conference chamber 900 miles away, where the future of one NFC West climber hinged on a series of ballsy gambles—and whether an antique gold coin would bring a little bit of luck
Is Jerry Reinsdorf, the belligerent union buster he appeared to be during the baseball strike,
...the turncoat who signed Albert Belle to a $55 million contract to play for the White Sox, the lunatic who might break up the Bulls' dynasty, the malcontent who sued the NBA to protect his own TV Revenues? Or is he simply misunderstood? Is he, in fact, one of the smartest owners in pro sports, a businessman whose teams are powerful and profitable and whose employees are deeploy loyal?
Now for the all-star wars
With the discipline of college ball just around the corner, a bunch of post-prep hotshots used an AAU youth tournament in Florida as a showcase for showing off