CONTENTS

June 07, 1992

14
SWEPT AWAY
Pittsburgh staked a claim to greatness by winning its second straight Stanley Cup, 4-0 over Chicago
BY JON SCHER

20
ROUGH AND TUMBLE
Bumpy going in the NBA Eastern Conference playoffs made a second title for the Bulls seem less a certainty
BY JACK McCALLUM

30
OUT OF THE RUNNING
Politics won the day as Butch Reynolds, world-record holder at 400 meters, was banned from the Jenner meet
BY MERRELL NODEN

36
HOME SUITE HOME
Roberto Alomar of the Blue Jays is ripping apart the league by hitting them where he lives—in SkyDome
BY BRUCE NEWMAN

40
NOT JUST A DREAM
Though overshadowed by the men, the members of the U.S. women's Olympic basketball team have a golden vision
BY CURRY KIRKPATRICK

54
THE PEN ULTIMATE
Red Sox reliever Jeff Reardon is all set to break the career record for saves. But what is the mark worth?
BY STEVE RUSHIN

58
LIFE OF RILEY
After years of just scraping by, Shelley and Jim Riley found Casual Lies and set out on the road to fame and fortune
BY DOUGLAS S. LOONEY

76
CRUISIN' FOR A BRUISIN'
For $7.5 million, Larry Holmes, 42, has agreed to curtail his daily fishing trips to fight for the heavyweight title
BY RICHARD HOFFER

DEPARTMENTS

6
LETTERS

9
SCORECARD

66
BASEBALL

72
GOLF

90
FOR THE RECORD

92
POINT AFTER

COVER PHOTOGRAPH BY BRUCE BENNETT

PHOTOSCOTT LEVY/BENNETT STUDIOSA Puck Pluck: Penguin goalie Tom Barrasso made this fingertip save in Game 2 as Pittsburgh took a firm grip on its Stanley Cup final series against the Blackhawks (page 14).

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)