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Tom Burleson, Towering Center NOVEMBER 29, 1971
The office of the Avery County (N.C.) director of inspections and planning reveals no hint of sports celebrity until the director, Tom Burleson, enters the room, ...
And Now for My Reappearing Act
Magic Johnson has returned to the Lakers after a knee injury caused him to vanish for 100 days
Something's Gotta Give
Six years later, in the 1973-74 season, North Carolina State and Tom Burleson upset UCLA and Bill Walton in the national semis—after having ...
Magic Faces the Music
After his playoff woes of '84, Earvin (Magic) Johnson is under pressure, as the beat picks up this time around
SHOOT IF YOU MUST...I MUST, SAYS McADOO
Gunning them in from here, there and everywhere, Buffalo's peerless center leads the NBA in scoring
Centers of Interest
When you add Bill Walton and Tom Burleson, the division ain't what it used to be. It's probably better, even without Jerry West. Bill Sharman has ...
Beneficiaries in the will
IN A DRAFT OF PLAYERS FROM DECEASED ABA TEAMS, CHICAGO, PORTLAND AND DETROIT OF THE NBA CAME AWAY MUCH RICHER, DESPITE STIFF INHERITANCE FEES
DAVID GOES AFTER GOLIATH
15 in St. Louis Tom Burleson knocks his head on a rafter, David Thompson scores 400 points and North Carolina State defeats UCLA. In February Bobby Jones ...
'Nobody, but nobody, is going to hurt my teammates'
We've woken up Tommy Burleson a few times. Sam Lacey, Jim Eakins. We try to take care of it right away and not hold it in too long. That's not good for your ...