Feb. 16, 1981
Feb. 16, 1981

Table of Contents
Feb. 16, 1981

Point-Shaving Scandal
Millrose Games
Spirit Of '67
Solar Airplane
Figure Skating
Horse Racing
Whole Lot Of Shakin'
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over


How I Put the Fix In 14
Informer Henry Hill asserts that he and his associates rigged nine Boston College basketball games
by Henry Hill with Douglas S. Looney

This is an article from the Feb. 16, 1981 issue Original Layout

With a Lot of Help from Their Friends 22
A couple of determined front-runners enabled Suleiman Nyambui and Don Paige to set indoor world records in the Millrose Games
by William Nack

The Spirit of '67 28
Philadelphia is evoking fond memories of the year the Sixers, with the club's best-ever record, last won the title
by Barry McDermott

On a Clear Day You Can Fly Forever 34
With just a little help from the sun, Dr. Paul MacCready's solar-powered airplane will take off and head for the ozone
by Coles Phinizy

Whole Lot of Shakin' Goin' On 62
The firm handclasp has gone with the set shot, now that everyone is slaphappy What will the next In shake be?
by Curry Kirkpatrick

The Departments

Scorecard 11
TV/Radio 45
College Basketball 46
Hockey 52
Figure Skating 54
Horse Racing 58
For the Record 77
19th Hole 78

Credits on page 77

Cover photograph by Lane Stewart

Next Week

A tiger by the tail is what the Southeastern Conference has in first-place LSU, which is ranked in the Top Five nationally. Burning brightest for Coach Dale Brown are bayoutiful Rudy Macklin and super sub Willie Sims. Curry Kirkpatrick reports.

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