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Back Door Bird
Mad To Win
THEY MUST STAY MAD TO WIN
Chicago's Black Hawks set a new style of rough, tough hockey to lead the NHL. Now the other teams are catching on and, as the bruises and penalties mount, the Hawks must fight harder than ever
THE 28-MILLION-DOLLAR DEAL
High finance and hard infighting went into the acquisition of an unprecedented pro football TV package last week, presenting most major sports with the happy prospect of a new golden age
Fritz Crisler
THE MAN WHO CHANGED FOOTBALL
The return of the two-platoon game pleased Fritz Crisler of Michigan, who invented it. Now he has more changes in mind for a college sport he has influenced profoundly
Acapulco Race
NEW BOAT SEEKS SPEED THROUGH LUXURY
The way Real Estate Man Jim Kilroy sees it, a pampered crew is an efficient crew. And to prove the point he has built 'Kialoa,' designed to win the forthcoming race by keeping its crewmen fat and happy
Bop De Bop
HERE COMES CHOLLY BOP DE BOP BOP
Unquestionably the most colorful basketball official in the game, Charley Eckman may also be the best. He regularly overrules the rule book to run the game on 'guts and judgment,' encouraging some players, bawling out others, yet earning the respect of all of them
People
Motor Sports
Rallying fast, Paddy's wagon beat them all
After a cold start in Minsk, Paddy Hopkirk, an Irishman from Belfast, got hot in the Alps. Defying Iron Curtain border guards, Fords, SAABs, good weather and the experts, he drove impeccably to win the Monte Carlo
Golf
To The Stars
STEPS TO THE STARS
Following the command of the family's heraldic motto, an aging Oregon rancher named John Day has overcome middle-age erosion to set speed records on mountains, bag big game in Alaska and come within hailing distance, or at least so he hopes, of a place on a U.S. Olympic ski team
Basketball's Week
For The Record
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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