Kick
BIDDING WITH A KICK
Shock waves went out after an Italian pair was caught playing footsie at the world bridge championships. When only a reprimand followed, the American team seethed, but the old Blues won again
Vegas Jackpot
Walt Frazier
AND STILL A CLASSIC OF COOL
In his eighth pro season the pressure is on the Knicks' Walt Frazier as never before. But he remains basketball's best guard, and while his life-style is less gaudy, the thermometer is steady
Into The Skies
OUT OF THE SURF AND INTO THE SKIES
After taming the waves with board and boat, Hobie Alter has come ashore with a new toy, a radio-controlled sailplane
Hit The Road
Wintertime Is High Time to Hit the Road Again
If Richard Petty comes rolling out, can spring be far behind? That's Petty below—five-time champion, the winningest stock car racer ever—and the vivid bursts of action here and on the next page comprise a salute to the new season from Photographer Richard Meek, who shot these scenes, then tuned them up through a special process that he keeps as secret as what makes the cars and crews so fast.
College Basketball
Taking a bull by the nose
A shot to the schnozz has been the only way to slow Notre Dame's Adrian Dantley. Trimmed down and muscled up, he can smell a scoring title
Olympics
Pro Basketball
Hunting
Assault
FIRST YOU HAVE TO FIND K2
And then, finding it both remote and deadly, work unstintingly to perfect an assault. The author joins the U.S. team in practice on Rainier
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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