August 24, 1998 | L. Jon Wertheim
Anyone would jump at the chance to buy the ball that Mark McGwire hits for his 62nd dinger. But it takes an aficionado to collect, say, Wrigley Field ivy. For seekers of the less obvious, we suggest the following.
February 24, 1997 | Marty Burns
Rockets forward Charles Barkley has said he will run for governor of Alabama as a Republican in 2002. What does he stand for? Perhaps we can gather some clues from this list of the political figures he respects most.
September 26, 1994 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Richard O'Brien
Former NFL receiver Steve Largent recently won the Republican nomination for the U.S. House seat from Oklahoma's 1st district. He is the latest to follow in the footsteps of such athletes turned politicos as Bill...
November 25, 1992 | Alexander Wolff
Assaying the Big East, the Big Sky and a bevy of not-so-bigs as well
May 18, 1992 | Edited by Richard Demak
Bill Bradley, U.S. senator (D., N.J.) and former NBA All-Star, when asked how a presidential nominee should he chosen from a group of candidates: "Line them up and let them shoot jump shots from the top of the key."