Masters
THERE WENT THE SLAM
A tall Texan named Charles Coody refused to bow to pressure, fame or youth at the Masters tournament and came away with a glittering victory that ended Jack Nicklaus' hopes of sweeping golf's major titles
Right—Where?
I GOT THE HORSE RIGHT—WHERE?
A wonderful madness was born when the big city became everybody's bookie: off-track betting ran a gauntlet of friends, enemies, potential lawsuits—and you can wager that the race isn't over yet
Curtain Up
CURTAIN UP ON A MOD NEW ACT
The Thoroughly Modern Phillies, the red-hosed White Sox, orange Astros and lower-cased Angels were just some of the changes as baseball splashed into 1971 on a wave of color and innovation
Alcindor
WE'VE GOT TO SPREAD A LITTLE ANARCHY
This time the Milwaukee Bucks are going to win the championship of professional basketball: such is the contention of Lew Alcindor. He tells Jack Olsen even before the semifinal playoffs are completed that he is looking ahead to revenge against the Knicks, who beat Milwaukee four games to one last year. But with Oscar Robertson (below) alongside him, Alcindor argues that his Bucks are now the better team. Knick fans are entitled to hope he is just whistling past the graveyard
Pubs
People
Platform Tennis
Paddle is no longer piddling
Eastern suburbanites still rule the game, but now courts are springing up all over the country, and Western natives are growing restless
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Departments

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)