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Inside THE WEEK IN SPORTS

July 06, 1998
July 06, 1998

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July 6, 1998

Inside THE WEEK IN SPORTS

SOCCER
Ronaldo kicks in for squabbling Brazil
Italy seeks spark from Del Piero
Lone star of the vanquished U.S.

This is an article from the July 6, 1998 issue

TENNIS
Players resist ITF's move to eliminate let calls
Coach gets his fill of Rusedski
End likely near for Graf

BASEBALL
Who will be the buyers and sellers at the trading deadline?
A powerful Colon
Happy days for Grieve

THE NBA
Why Paul Pierce dropped into the Celtics' lap
The battle over the hard cap begins
The Camby gambit

THE NHL
There's a new sheriff in Vancouver
League's plan for two referees is folly
A Latin flavor on the way

COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPH BY JOHN F. GRIESHOP RISING TO THE TOP Though 7'1" Nigerian-born center Michael Olowokandi had not played organized basketball until suiting up for Pacific, the Los Angeles Clippers made him the No. 1 selection in the NBA draft (page 74). [Michael Olowokandi laying up basketball in game against Illinois State University]