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The Lineup

March 08, 2004
March 08, 2004

Table of Contents
March 8, 2004

High School Basketball
Departments

The Lineup

DEPARTMENTS

This is an article from the March 8, 2004 issue Original Layout

6 Leading Off

12 Letters
Readers play "Find the Swimsuit"

15 Air and Space
The Jayson Williams trial on cable: Cribs meets Cops by Steve
Rushin

16 Scorecard

--Gary Barnett's transformation
--Terrell Owens, not so Sharpie
--Guess the famous athlete's weight
--The Show: Mike Tyson, indigent

26 Faces in the Crowd

86 The Life of Reilly
A con man preys on old NFL stars with Alzheimer's by Rick Reilly

SI'S 50TH ANNIVERSARY

28 A Dogged Race
With sled teams mushing 1,112 miles, the Iditarod celebrates
Alaska's history by Chris Ballard

INSIDE...

81 College Basketball
--Mizzou, 'Bama shoot for NCAAs

83 The NBA
--Rookie makes Heat hot again

84 The NHL
--Labor fears drive trades

85 The Olympics
--Little guys big at U.S. boxing trials

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL

38 Ready for the Big Time
Sebastian Telfair is set to become the first point guard to jump
from high school to the NBA
by Chris Ballard

PRO BASKETBALL

46 A Coach Named Hubie
High-strung Hubie Brown has turned the sad-sack Grizzlies into
playoff contenders
by Jack McCallum

PRO FOOTBALL

50 Ride of His Life
The Panthers' Jake Delhomme played the Super Bowl with a passion
that thrilled fellow Cajuns
by John Ed Bradley

BASEBALL

58 Bird Watching
The woeful Orioles have made big changes, but in the star-studded
AL East, will anyone notice?
by Albert Chen

HOCKEY

62 Little Lightning Bolt
A 5'7" dynamo with a big heart, Martin St. Louis has emerged as a
prolific scorer for Tampa Bay
by Michael Farber

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

67 Blue Blood
For the author, a Tar Heels fanatic, any game against Duke is a
life-altering occasion
by Will Blythe

COVER
PHOTOGRAPH BY MICHAEL J. LEBRECHT II/1DEUCE3 PHOTOGRAPHY COVER
FLAP PHOTOS: AL GRILLO/AP (IDITAROD); JACK SMITH/AP (LANGDON);
BOB ROSATO (DELHOMME; DUKE-UNC)

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COLOR PHOTO: ROBERT BECK HOW'S BAYOU? After a painful near miss in the Super Bowl, JakeDelhomme finds solace in his beloved Louisiana (page 50).