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A Few Pieces of Silver
Robbed of gold medals in Munich, the '72 U.S. Olympic basketball team will not betray its principles for...
Tom Burleson, Towering Center NOVEMBER 29, 1971
The office of the Avery County (N.C.) director of inspectionsand planning reveals no hint of sports celebrity until thedirector, Tom Burleson, ...
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
What happens when an irresistible force such as Ralph Sampson meets an immovable object like Patrick Ewing? We'll know for sure on Dec. 11
Magic Faces the Music
After his playoff woes of '84, Earvin (Magic) Johnson is under pressure, as the beat picks up this time around
WAR IN THE PACIFIC
Seattle also gets fine, spirited performances from Center Tom Burleson, who couldn't stop Abdul-Jabbar but did score 20 points and collect 12 ...
'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 ...
NOTHING COULD BE FINER
Nor will the Wolfpack heroes soon be forgotten, from the gangling Tom Burleson, who held UCLA's Bill Walton to a draw and denied Marquette ...
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