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Boston Celtics owner Red Auerbach smokes a cigar with Tommy Heinson, Larry Byrd, John Havlicek, and Bob Cousy during a photo shoot to celebrate Auerbach’s 75th birthday in Oct. 1992. (Manny Millan/SI)

GALLERY: Iconic Photos of the Boston Celtics

Boston Celtics owner Red Auerbach smokes a cigar with Tommy Heinson, Larry Byrd, John Havlicek, and Bob Cousy during a photo shoot to celebrate Auerbach’s 75th birthday in Oct. 1992. (Manny Millan/SI)
GALLERY: Iconic Photos of the Boston Celtics

Charlie Ward runs away from Warren Sapp during a 1992 Florida State-Miami game. On this day in 1993, Ward was named winner of the Heisman Trophy, beating out Tennessee’s Heath Shuler, Alabama’s David Palmer and San Diego State’s Marshall Faulk. (Damian Strohmeyer/SI)

SI VAULT: Ward is as All-American as an athlete could be (12.27.93)

Charlie Ward runs away from Warren Sapp during a 1992 Florida State-Miami game. On this day in 1993, Ward was named winner of the Heisman Trophy, beating out Tennessee’s Heath Shuler, Alabama’s David Palmer and San Diego State’s Marshall Faulk. (Damian Strohmeyer/SI)
SI VAULT: Ward is as All-American as an athlete could be (12.27.93)

Larry Bird battles for position during a 1992 Olympic game against Cuba. This year’s men’s basketball team struggled against Lithuania on Saturday, but pulled ahead late for a victory. The men’s team will next face Argentina on Monday. (Andrew D. Bernstein/Getty Images)

THOMSEN: U.S. survives sluggish outing against Lithuania
GALLERY: Classic Photos of Larry Bird | 1992 Dream Team

Larry Bird battles for position during a 1992 Olympic game against Cuba. This year’s men’s basketball team struggled against Lithuania on Saturday, but pulled ahead late for a victory. The men’s team will next face Argentina on Monday. (Andrew D. Bernstein/Getty Images)
THOMSEN: U.S. survives sluggish outing against LithuaniaGALLERY: Classic Photos of Larry Bird | 1992 Dream Team

Redskins wide receiver Gary Clark practices for the 1992 NFL Pro Bowl. Clark was one of many NFL players who wore Zubaz pants, the famous zebra-colored clothing line of the early ’90s. This Monday, Comerica Park will host Zubazpalooza II. For a $30 fee, fans receive a mezzanine ticket to the game against the Yankees and a pair of Tigers-colored Zubaz pants. Sadly, the event is already sold out. (NFL/Wireimage)

GALLERY: Zubaz and Sports | Classic Photos of the Washington Redskins

Redskins wide receiver Gary Clark practices for the 1992 NFL Pro Bowl. Clark was one of many NFL players who wore Zubaz pants, the famous zebra-colored clothing line of the early ’90s. This Monday, Comerica Park will host Zubazpalooza II. For a $30 fee, fans receive a mezzanine ticket to the game against the Yankees and a pair of Tigers-colored Zubaz pants. Sadly, the event is already sold out. (NFL/Wireimage)
GALLERY: Zubaz and Sports | Classic Photos of the Washington Redskins

The 1992 Dream Team dominated in Barcelona, winning each game by an average of 44 points on their way to a gold medal. But the greatest game Michael Jordan and the other Dream Teamers played was against each other in a humid Monte Carlo gym three days before the start of the Olympics. Tune into NBC Sports tonight at 8 p.m. ET for the premiere episode of Sports Illustrated, where SI’s Jack McCallum will show footage and discuss this legendary game. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)

McCALLUM: The greatest basketball game nobody ever saw 

The 1992 Dream Team dominated in Barcelona, winning each game by an average of 44 points on their way to a gold medal. But the greatest game Michael Jordan and the other Dream Teamers played was against each other in a humid Monte Carlo gym three days before the start of the Olympics. Tune into NBC Sports tonight at 8 p.m. ET for the premiere episode of Sports Illustrated, where SI’s Jack McCallum will show footage and discuss this legendary game. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)
McCALLUM: The greatest basketball game nobody ever saw 

Cavs center Brad Daugherty slams one through during a 1992 game against the Bulls. (Manny Millan/SI)

GALLERY: Classic Photos of the Cleveland Cavaliers

Cavs center Brad Daugherty slams one through during a 1992 game against the Bulls. (Manny Millan/SI)
GALLERY: Classic Photos of the Cleveland Cavaliers

Shaquille O’Neal shakes hands with NBA Commissioner David Stern after being selected No. 1 overall in the 1992 NBA Draft by the Orlando Magic. Twenty years later, New Orleans made Kentucky big man Anthony Davis the No. overall pick. Can Davis match O’Neal’s four NBA titles? (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

MANNIX: Observations from the 2012 NBA Draft
AMICK: Analysis of the draft’s 30 first-round picks
GLICKSMAN: Behind the scenes at uncertain draft

Shaquille O’Neal shakes hands with NBA Commissioner David Stern after being selected No. 1 overall in the 1992 NBA Draft by the Orlando Magic. Twenty years later, New Orleans made Kentucky big man Anthony Davis the No. overall pick. Can Davis match O’Neal’s four NBA titles? (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)
MANNIX: Observations from the 2012 NBA DraftAMICK: Analysis of the draft’s 30 first-round picksGLICKSMAN: Behind the scenes at uncertain draft

The Devils and Rangers brawl during a 1992 Patrick Division Semifinal game. This year’s Eastern Conference Finals matchup has been just as tense and the Devils are in control after a 5-3 victory on Wednesday and moved within one win of a trip to the Stanley Cup Finals. (Scott Levy/Getty Images)

KWAK: Devils fourth line comes up big in Game 5 win over Rangers
VIDEO: Watch highlights of Wednesday’s Rangers-Devils game
GALLERY: The Devils-Rangers Rivalry

The Devils and Rangers brawl during a 1992 Patrick Division Semifinal game. This year’s Eastern Conference Finals matchup has been just as tense and the Devils are in control after a 5-3 victory on Wednesday and moved within one win of a trip to the Stanley Cup Finals. (Scott Levy/Getty Images)
KWAK: Devils fourth line comes up big in Game 5 win over RangersVIDEO: Watch highlights of Wednesday’s Rangers-Devils gameGALLERY: The Devils-Rangers Rivalry

Montreal Patrick Roy gets ready to defend a slapshot by Boston forward Ted Donato during a 1992 Canadiens-Bruins game. Montreal fans are hoping Roy can return to the Habs as coach or GM, but SI’s Stu Hackel believes the former goalie is more interested in bringing a team to Quebec City. (Damian Strohmeyer/SI)

HACKEL: Can Roy rescue the Canadiens? Don’t count on it
GALLERY: Montreal Canadiens Legends

Montreal Patrick Roy gets ready to defend a slapshot by Boston forward Ted Donato during a 1992 Canadiens-Bruins game. Montreal fans are hoping Roy can return to the Habs as coach or GM, but SI’s Stu Hackel believes the former goalie is more interested in bringing a team to Quebec City. (Damian Strohmeyer/SI)
HACKEL: Can Roy rescue the Canadiens? Don’t count on itGALLERY: Montreal Canadiens Legends

Shaquille O’Neal is 40 today. The future Hall of Famer won four NBA titles over his 19-year career. In this 1992 photo, O’Neal anchors the LSU defense during a NCAA Tournament game against Indiana. (John W. McDonough/SI)

GALLERY: Shaquille O’Neal - The College Years
SI VAULT: Shaq has been the key cog in Lakers three titles (6.17.02)

Shaquille O’Neal is 40 today. The future Hall of Famer won four NBA titles over his 19-year career. In this 1992 photo, O’Neal anchors the LSU defense during a NCAA Tournament game against Indiana. (John W. McDonough/SI)
GALLERY: Shaquille O’Neal - The College YearsSI VAULT: Shaq has been the key cog in Lakers three titles (6.17.02)

Pete Sampras enjoys a few moments of relaxation during a 1988 tournament at Queen’s Club in London. On Feb. 29, 1988, Sampras won his first ATP match, defeating Ramesh Krishnan in the first round at Indian Wells. (Lane Stewart/SI)   

SI VAULT: Teen ace Sampras wins surprising U.S. Open (9.17.90)

Pete Sampras enjoys a few moments of relaxation during a 1988 tournament at Queen’s Club in London. On Feb. 29, 1988, Sampras won his first ATP match, defeating Ramesh Krishnan in the first round at Indian Wells. (Lane Stewart/SI)   
SI VAULT: Teen ace Sampras wins surprising U.S. Open (9.17.90)

Patrick Roy jumps to avoid a sliding Zarley Zalapski during Game 7 of the their 1992 first-round series. Montreal would go onto win the series, 4-3, but would lose in the next round to Boston. (David E. Klutho/SI)

Patrick Roy jumps to avoid a sliding Zarley Zalapski during Game 7 of the their 1992 first-round series. Montreal would go onto win the series, 4-3, but would lose in the next round to Boston. (David E. Klutho/SI)

Florida State quarterback Charlie Ward runs free from Miami defensive lineman Warren Sapp during a 1992 Seminoles-Hurricanes game. Miami, who was ranked No. 1 in the nation, would go onto beat No. 3 Florida State, 19-13. (Damian Strohmeyer/SI)

Florida State quarterback Charlie Ward runs free from Miami defensive lineman Warren Sapp during a 1992 Seminoles-Hurricanes game. Miami, who was ranked No. 1 in the nation, would go onto beat No. 3 Florida State, 19-13. (Damian Strohmeyer/SI)