× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Sports: Basketball, Tennis #96028

ABC Evening News for Sunday, May 12, 1985
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(NYC) New York Knicks basketball team reported winning Patrick Ewing in NBA lottery; details given, films shown courtesy CBS Sports. Knicks general manager Dave DeBusschere mentioned, shown. [EWING - is confident of own ability.] Boston-Philadelphia basketball game, include performances of indiv. players (named) detailed; films shown courtesy CBS Sports. John McEnroe-Ivan Lendl tennis match attended by Tatum O'Neal, reported Joe Namath and Fran Tarkenton recalled representative opposite public images in professional football; McEnroe and Tim Mayotte noted filling same roles in tennis. [McENROE - yells at judge.] Mayotte profiled. [MAYOTTE - praises McEnroe.] [Mary Mayotte FORD - describes brother] [MAYOTTE - denies his public image.] [FORD - notes family's reaction to brother's reputation.] [Tom FORD - describes brother-in-law.] [MAYOTTE - dislikes simplistic assessment of him.] [Jimmy CONNORS, McENROE - defense their behavior.] Tarkenton's and Namath's current lifestyle mentioned.
REPORTER: Dick Schaap

Schaap, Dick

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.