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Behind Closed Doors IN ROUND 2 OF THE NBA PLAYOFFS, THE STAKES ARE HIGH, AND MOST TEAMS PLAY IT CLOSE TO THE VEST. BUT SI SHARED A WEEK WITH THE CHARLOTTE HORNETS AS THEY PLAYED THE BIGGEST GAMES OF THEIR BASKETBALL LIVES
By NBA standards this early wake-up call is cruel and unusual punishment. But because of NBC's tripleheader playoff schedule, the two small-market teams ...
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THE RIPPLE EFFECTMore impressive than U.S. swimmer Mark Spitz's performance inthe 1972 Olympics, when he set seven world records in as manyevents?
Fathering out-of-wedlock kids has become commonplace among athletes, many of whom seem oblivious to the legal, financial and emotional consequences
Is Kobe Bryant the second coming of Magic or Michael? The playoffs are the place to find out if he's truly a prodigy or merely a creature of hype
LeBron vs. Jordan
We of the "Jordan is the greatest" generation decided Scottie Pippen doesn't know what he's talking about. LeBron better than MJ? What?
Kobe's Killer Instinct
Nobody wants to win as much as Kobe Bryant because nobody needs to win as much as he does. From childhood to the Western finals, the Lakers star has been obsessed with dominating the court
Africa's greatest star, Didier Drogba, didn't single-handedly end his country's civil war, but such is the respect he commands that when he called for Ivorians to look beyond what divided them, the people listened
The $40 Million Man
No matter how lucrative a contract free-agent-to-be Michael Jordan signs, he won't get what he's worth
The Legendary North Carolina Basketball Head Coach Unplugged