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A testament to ‘grace and beauty and ease’

TweetOf all the wonderful stories, anecdotes and remembrances of the great championship New York Knicks teams of the early 1970s, some of the best are saved for last by Harvey Araton in his 2011 book “The Garden of Eden.” His interviews with key figures four decades after their feats truly puts them in their proper […]

‘Loosen your girdle and let ‘er fly!’

TweetSo I’m about to push the “send order” button to Amazon/Santa for the sports book wish list I blogged about here last week, and “Wonder Girl,” Don Van Natta’s recent biography of Babe Didrickson Zaharias, is one of the three I’m treating myself to read over the holidays and into the new year. The other […]