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McGUIRE RAISES A STANDARD
Philadelphia's problem player, Wilt Chamberlain, gets a strong new coach—who may also force the pro game to change its brawling, hustling ways
WILT KNOCKS 'EM DEAD
One-third of the way through the season, it is clear that no rookieâ€”in any sportâ €”has ever achieved the smashing success that Philadelphia's 7-foot-plus Wilt ...
JUBILATION ON THE KAW
28) to contain Kansas' giant Wilt Chamberlain. That defeat, only one of the season for Kansas, highlighted Dick Harp's difficulties. The first was a season- long ...
A ROMP IN THE NBA WEST
After years of trying to develop a title in Los Angeles, Lakers Owner Jack Kent Cooke went out and bought one. His deal with Wilt Chamberlain was in seven ...
A Big, Shy Man Who Likes to think
Discus Thrower Al Oerter is a strong bundle of contradictions, except when he is on the field
The sole Pole for the Sol
The El Paso/Juàrez Sol is not a joke, thanks to Polish Olympian Ed Skorek
THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF SPORT
But his champion has now dribbled forth—Columbia's 5-foot 9-inch Chet Forte ( left), who, momentarily, wrested the big-college scoring lead from 7-foot Wilt ...
THE KIDS ARE MIGHTY USEFUL
Midway through the nightmare, the club traded Wilt Chamberlain in a St. Louis restaurant. Promptly, Wilt's replacement, Nate Thurmond, held up the ...
RICHES IN THE NBA EAST
Boston, New York and Philadelphia will battle for the title in the pro game's ... going from its walk-it-up, set-it-up style of the Wilt Chamberlain years to a running , ...
BOMBS AWAY OUT WEST
Wilt Chamberlain, never noted for extraordinary postseason success, was often spectacular in his whirling duels with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.