Showing 1 - 10 of 21 Stories for Spencer Haywood
Big men the Knicks got, but a team they ain't
Beloved New York superhero Willis Reed was lured out of retirement by the idea that he could inspire his old club to play the way he did. It has not been easy
THE BIG ONE WHO STAYED
At the time, Spencer Haywood, the noted scofflaw, had just concluded his full- court press against the NBA on behalf of undergraduate access to ...
Journey's end for A.D.?
His fourth team in four seasons should be Adrian Dantley's last—unless, of course, the struggling Utah Jazz, like the Braves, Pacers and Lakers, up and trade him, too
But just how effective he will be may depend on Spencer Haywood, who has never distinguished himself as a team player during his 10 years ...
Only ornery recruits for this boot camp
Searching for tough kids who fill the requirements of the international style of play and will still be amateurs in 1972, the U.S. Olympic Committee comes up with a campful of sturdy studs
AN AMBUSH ON THE COMEBACK TRAIL
With the Apples of World Team Tennis, she would rise early in New York and go to a gym to lift weights, often training side by side with Spencer ...
A LEGAL LICENSE TO STEAL THE STARS
Judge Warren abolished the commandment during hearings on the celebrated antitrust suit of Spencer Haywood against the National ...
AT LONG LAST IT'S CRUNCHTIME
Golden State beat Seattle in the playoffs last year as Jamaal Wilkes throttled Spencer Haywood. Without Haywood, the Sonics are better.
Indiana has a hot new poet
Whether James Whitcomb Riley was a better writer may be a moot point, but one thing is clear: he couldn't play the pivot like Mel Daniels