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Banishing the Green Ghosts
Philadelphia again blew a 3-1 lead, but came back to its chamber of horrors and beat Boston to win the East
Arms and the Man
With the Big Fella out, Magic Johnson was the Man. He came through transcendently as L.A. won the NBA title
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THE RIPPLE EFFECT More impressive than U.S. swimmer Mark Spitz's performance inthe 1972 Olympics, when he set seven world records in as manyevents?
Points Of View As the NBA playoffs began, four key figures at various stages of their careers offered unique perspectives on the challenges of the postseason
Even as a boy Pat Tillman felt a destiny, a need to do the right thing whatever it cost him. When the World Trade Center was attacked on 9/11, he thought about ...
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
Fathering out-of-wedlock kids has become commonplace among athletes, many of whom seem oblivious to the legal, financial and emotional consequences
The Worth of a Bird in Hand
The Celtics came winging back from 3-1 to embarrass the nose-diving Sixers
Led by Kevin Garnett (the intense one) and Latrell Sprewell (the inspired one), the Timberwolves fought back against the up-and-down Lakers in the Western finals
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