1. '42' Error: How the Jackie Robinson Movie Got Red Barber Wrong

    The movie 42 was brilliantly done. It captured the racial biases of the day, the unbearable hardships Jackie Robinson endured and the character of the venerable old ballparks...

    David J. Halberstam Written by David J. Halberstam about over 1 year ago 20,161 reads 8 comments

  2. Marv Albert's 50 Years of Broadcasting: How a Legend Got His Start

    Fifty years ago this Sunday, in a media world hardly imaginable today, a play-by-play icon got his break. Marv Albert broadcast his first New York Knicks game. It was long before Americans instantly accessed sports programming around the clock...

    David J. Halberstam Written by David J. Halberstam about over 1 year ago 1,784 reads 1 comments