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1993 Stories by Tom Fitzpatrick

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  • BILL DENNEY TRIES TO FIGURE OUT THE SCORE

    published March 10, 1993

    It was none other than Bill Denney, the television sportscaster. With a great deal of nonchalance, Denney sauntered up the center aisle of Judge... More >>

  • EXPLOSIVE TESTIMONY

    published March 3, 1993

    Max Dunlap's chair was squeaking. He signaled to the courtroom bailiff, who immediately came over and squirted WD-40 into the wheels. Then... More >>

  • FLACK ATTACK

    published February 24, 1993

    The shameless selling and shilling of Shaquille O'Neal by the NBA is the clearest indication of panic I have yet seen by the men who run... More >>

  • COVER CHARGES

    published February 24, 1993

    I'm having breakfast in the cafeteria on the main floor of the Maricopa County Courthouse. Since I'm going to the Suns game that night, I'm... More >>

  • CAN'T ANYBODY HERE PLAY DEFENSE?

    published February 17, 1993

    Chuck Daly, who won two NBA titles with the Detroit Pistons, once said he always felt he had a three-day contract written in ice. On the other... More >>

  • BOTTOMS UP

    published February 17, 1993

    Before the trial is over, defense attorney Murray Miller must convince the jury that the guilty man is not Max Dunlap but a sinister,... More >>

  • THE BOLLES TRIAL GOES INTO RERUNS

    published February 10, 1993

    A man called and asked if I wanted an exclusive interview with Max Dunlap. The conditions were unusual. I would meet with Dunlap, but I was not to... More >>

  • MURDER MYSTERY

    published February 3, 1993

    The biggest challenge the prosecution faces in pursuing the Don Bolles murder case is that time may have finally drained all passion from what was... More >>

  • DON'T BLINK

    published February 3, 1993

    Basketball is the most difficult of the traditional American sports to write about. The ball moves too fast to describe. There are not just a... More >>

  • WAY TO GO, FIFE

    published February 3, 1993

    I have to hand it to him. All these years, I thought Fife Symington was just another low-level hustler with an Ivy League veneer. I never figured... More >>

  • IN DEFENSE OF TABLE-HOPPING

    published January 27, 1993

    By now everyone in town has seen the television footage of Charles Barkley climbing over the scorer's table in New York's Madison Square... More >>

  • TUNING IN TO LIFE

    published January 27, 1993

    Each afternoon, just before the sun went down, Eva Byington, our neighbor, came out to water her lawn and flower beds. She had lived at the corner... More >>

  • THIS AND THAT

    published January 20, 1993

    1. There's a clear signal President Bill Clinton might give during his inaugural address. It would diminish the fears of those who voted for him,... More >>

  • DEALING WITH A CONFESSED SERIAL KILLER

    published January 13, 1993

    As a writer, all you can do is pick a street and go for the ride, putting things down as they come at you. --Tim O'Brien, The Things They... More >>

  • HEY, KJ, LEARN TO SHARE

    published January 6, 1993

    I usually don't look upon anything Charles Barkley says as being especially prophetic. I should have listened to him the other night,... More >>

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