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41. Field of Dreams Field of Dreams August//1994 Along with Hellmuth Obata Kassabaum and HNTB Corporation, one of three most experienced sports architecture firms.

42. Field of Dreams Field of Dreams August//1994 Article about Hellmuth, Obata & Kassabaum, one of the world's most experienced sports architectural firms.

43. Field of Dreams Field of Dreams August//1994 Photos and article about HNTB, formerly known under individual names Howard Needles Tammen & Bergendoff. One of the three firms that shaped sports facility design throughout the world.

44. Football: Marty's Law Football: Marty's Law January//1999 Photos and biographical article about Marty Schottenheimer, head coach of the Kansas City Chiefs football team since 1989 and in his final season here in 1999.

45. Game On: Greater Kansas City Sports Businesses Spend Their Time Juggling Competition, Revenue and Costs Game On: Greater Kansas City Sports Businesses Spend Their Time Juggling Competition, Revenue and Costs May 2001 Photos and article about the history of professional sports teams and their business aspects in Greater Kansas City from the 1960s to the present-day's "fledgling Kansas City Knights of the American Basketball...

46. Gear for Sports Gear for Sports June 2009 Gear for Sports is "one of the nation's leading producers of customized sportswear." With world headquarters in Lenexa, it sells T-shirts, sweatshirts, etc. bearing school and athletic team logos to colleges...

47. George Brett: Anywhere He Swings His Bat Is Home George Brett: Anywhere He Swings His Bat Is Home September//1985 Biographical article about Kansas City Royals baseball star George Brett and his sports accomplishments and national celebrity status, also describing his experiences in the World Series, with photos.

48. George Toma George Toma May 1972 Biography of George Toma, the world's foremost expert on groundskeeping for athletic fields and the groundskeeper of the Truman Sports Complex.

49. Golden Weekend: Too Many Chiefs Made Too Many Touchdowns Golden Weekend: Too Many Chiefs Made Too Many Touchdowns September/16/1963 Photos and article about the Kansas City Chiefs, "the champions of the American Football League" after changing names and relocating from Dallas (as the Dallas Texans) to Kansas City in 1963. Description...

50. Hang Time: Marcus Allen Hang Time: Marcus Allen February//1997 Photos, interview, and biographical article about Marcus Allen, the 36-year-old star running back and future Hall of Famer for the Kansas City Chiefs.

51. Healthy Persona: Docking's New Deal Healthy Persona: Docking's New Deal December//1997 Biographical article about Gordon Docking, "sports anchor and reporter for WDAF TV" from about 1980 to 1992, replaced by Frank Boal but moving to a more rewarding career as "vice president of Carondelet...

52. Hearne Christopher, Jr.: Gossip Meister or Schlock Master? Hearne Christopher, Jr.: Gossip Meister or Schlock Master? September-October//1997 Biographical article about Hearne Christopher, Jr., a columnist for the Kansas City Star newspaper, analyzing his method of offering "a verbal buffet of sports gossip, media tidbits, social fluff, and...

53. Home Field Advantage Home Field Advantage March 2002 Article about local architecture firms and the worldwide sports stadiums for which they are responsible. Includes designs and photographs of stadiums and arenas.

54. Home Stretch: After a Seven-Year Ownership Struggle David Glass and Kansas City Finally Play Ball Home Stretch: After a Seven-Year Ownership Struggle David Glass and Kansas City Finally Play Ball June/12/2000 Photos and biographical article about David Glass, "chairman and recently retired chief executive of Wal-Mart" and owner of the Kansas City Royals baseball team. Native of Mountain View, Missouri becoming...

55. In the Eyes of the Storm In the Eyes of the Storm November//1982 Article about the members of Kansas City's professional minor league football team.

56. Innovative New Park For the City of Independence Innovative New Park For the City of Independence April 2008 Article highlights the opening of the Independence Athletic complex. "The opening is historical for two reasons: it is the largest park ever built by Independence and it was built in a most unusual place."...

57. Interview: Tracey Leiweke Interview: Tracey Leiweke April//1983 Interview with Tracey Leiweke, the 36-year-old (in 1983) president of the Kansas City Comets indoor soccer team, about the financial success and popularity of the team.

58. Kansas City's Weekend Racers Kansas City's Weekend Racers June//1982 Sports Car Club of America racers Bob Burrows, Wally Erickson, Pat di Natale, and Steve Eberman profiled in local racing league.

59. Kansas City's World's Fair Kansas City's World's Fair September//1976 Article of speculations about a World's Fair in Kansas City possibly in the early 1980s, comparing it to the realized dreams of Worlds of Fun and the Truman Sports Complex and discussing its potential...

60. Kansas City: Better than a Magic Lantern Show [and] Truman of Independence [and] Eisenhower of Abilene Kansas City: Better than a Magic Lantern Show [and] Truman of Independence [and] Eisenhower of Abilene June/26/1976 Photo and article about Kansas City and its persisting national image as a "cow town" on the coasts and surprising urbanity to actual visitors, with features such as Crown Center, Country Club Plaza, Truman...