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Bruce Newman

All Bruce Newman Stories

June 06, 1983

Better by Leaps and Bounds

Julius Erving and the other 76ers had a high old time in taking a 3-0 lead over L.A. in the NBA finals

Aug. 29, 1983

Where Have You Gone, Roger Staubach?

Embroiled in a quarterback dustup and beset by drug rumors, Dallas needs to find a leader—and quick

March 21, 1983

A Family Tradition

Notre Dame's John and Portland's Jim Paxson are following firmly in their father's basketball footsteps

Jan. 10, 1994

Tedy Bruschi

When late-blooming Tedy Bruschi began his football career in high school, he was so innocent of the game's conventions that he put on his ...

May 04, 1987

A Championship Season

Sometime after Julius Erving became Dr. J and before he became Dr. Heathcliff Huxtable—probably just prior to those rebellious Dr.

Aug. 01, 1977

No flinching allowed

"Destructive accidents" and drivers flying across the finish line ahead of their wild and unpredictable craft are as much a part of drag boat racing as rooster tails

May 05, 1986

A Big-Name Pitcher

Orel Leonard Hershiser IV has become a premier hurler despite an odd handle and a baby face

Feb. 09, 1981

AND THE STREAK GOES ON

Not long ago Ann-Michael Holland became the envy of her kindergarten class at St. Anne's-Belfield School by bringing two prized objects to ...

March 01, 1982

Oh, What Might Have Been

George McGinnis, a transcendent star in his day, is now playing out the string in Indiana

Nov. 01, 1982

CAN THE NBA SAVE ITSELF?

On the eve of its 37th season, the league is faced with spiraling costs, limited revenues and a possible strike—which may be the owners' best ...

Jan. 11, 1982

MOVIN' AND GROOVIN' IN DALLAS

All day long Tampa Bay Quarterback Doug Williams had seen the hands coming at him, the big swaddled paws of the Dallas Cowboys' front ...

Feb. 10, 1986

THE GAMES THEY PLAY IN PARADISE

There are few places on earth that come closer to one's idea of paradise than Tahiti. Its position is fixed in the mind's eye, an expanse of sand ...

March 26, 1979

FOR PENN, THE PRICE WAS RIGHT

It was a nice ceremony, sort of peaceful and dignified right up to the end, when Penn Guard James Salters stepped up to the free-throw line and ...

March 13, 1989

The Mets were battlin' and bussin'

The feud between New York Mets rightfielder Darryl Strawberry and first baseman Keith Hernandez had been building for almost two years.

June 14, 1982

The Lakers Danced Up A Storm

L.A. reeled off two lopsided wins and held a 3-2 edge over the 76ers

Feb. 11, 1985

In the heat of the Knight

Bob Knight made some odd moves, drawing boos from Indiana's fans

Jan. 30, 1978

...AND THE ROOF CAME TUMBLING DOWN

Several ice and snow storms led to the collapse at the Hartford Civic Center Coliseum, forcing New England of the WHA to find a new home for ...

Aug. 23, 1976

New pitch for an old game

PROMOTERS TALKED UP A YOUTHFUL IMAGE, BUT A 58-YEAR-OLD WAS TOPS