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“An exhaustively researched book threatening to overturn some comfortable assumptions about the NBA’s referee scandal…[Gaming the Game] delivers the intrigue you’d expect from a true crime thriller” ESPN.com’s True Hoop
Sports media is willingly allowing its audiences to be suckered by former NBA referee Tim Donaghy (again) and Philly’s Mike Missanelli is Exhibit A
As someone then deep into the research and writing about the 2003-07 NBA betting scandal, I purchased former NBA referee Tim Donaghy’s book when it
I recently came across this amazing photo (via@ meccapolis IG). Boxing legend Muhammad Ali is flanked (l-r) by Philly Black Mafia legends Shamsud-din Ali and
Anyone who has followed the NBA betting scandal story the last decade, especially those who have paid attention to my work on the subject, knows
Readers of Black Brothers, Inc. The Violent Rise and Fall of Philadelphia’s Black Mafia (Milo, 2005/07) know of the many federal funding efforts of the
My comments on the ESPN the Magazine piece about Tim Donaghy and the 2003-07 NBA betting scandal – Part II
Some comments about my involvement with the ESPN piece and my work on the NBA betting scandal This is the definitive account of how Tim Donaghy conspired
My comments on the ESPN the Magazine piece about Tim Donaghy and the 2003-07 NBA betting scandal – Part I
As someone who has spent hundreds of hours researching the NBA betting scandal over a decade, including the publishing of a critically-acclaimed and best-selling book on the
Let me first say…I CAN’T BELIEVE WE ARE STILL HAVING THIS DISCUSSION (a full decade on, no less). Listen to me. I’m begging you. Please listen
In light of recent events, namely ESPN the Magazine‘s massive piece on the 2003-07 NBA betting scandal, VSIN host Gill Alexander re-posted an interview he
Anyone who has read any of my books on Philadelphia’s Black Mafia knows the name Jim Nicholson. James D. Nicholson’s crucial roles investigating and exposing
David Purdum interviewed me for his ESPN.com Chalk article regarding the prospects of legalized sports gambling in Pennsylvania – “$12 billion in handle? Why Pennsylvania