And now ... the United States of America...
30 years since the Dream Team. I swear this was already on my writing calendar. Also, 7 other things worth knowing today.
I'm not sure I actually saw this live, but I sure heard about it 30 years ago today. The announcer began:
“And now ... the United States of America.
a 6-11 forward, Christian Laettner
a 7-1 center, David Robinson
a 7-foot center, Patrick Ewing
a 6-9 forward, Larry Bird
a 6-7 forward, Scottie Pippen
a 6-6 guard, Michael Jordan
a 6-7 guard, Clyde Drexler
a 6-7 …