Lineup

June 08, 2015

30 | ABBY WAMBACH

Will the most prolific scorer in international soccer finally find World Cup glory—and peace of mind?

By Grant Wahl

36 | MEET THE 23

As many as 18 women could get starts for the versatile and talented U.S. squad

By Liviu Bird

Features

NBA FINALS

42 Cavs-Warriors

Keep the earplugs handy because this series is gonna get loud

By Lee Jenkins

STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS

50 Steven Stamkos

His ferociously hard-nosed play could lead the Lightning to the Cup

By Michael Farber

LONGFORM

56 1985 NBA Finals

Remembering a meeting of bitter rivals: Bird and Magic, Boston and L.A.

By Jack McCallum

Departments

2 SI Now

4 Leading Off

10 Inbox

13 Scorecard

22 Faces in the Crowd

24 Just My Type

Dan Patrick: Bill Laimbeer on guarding LeBron

68 Point After

Michael Rosenberg: Beautiful game, ugly business

SI HAS FOUR NEWSSTAND COVERS THIS WEEK, AVAILABLE EVERYWHERE Photographs by Alexis Cuarezma for Sports Illustrated. Group cover: Photo illustration by SI Premedia

FOUR PHOTOS

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)