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Sports: Basketball, Tennis #96028

ABC Evening News for Sunday, May 12, 1985
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(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

Reporter(s):
Schaap, Dick
Duration:
00:05:10

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