It was my senior year of high school and it must have been a slow day in my health class. Because for some reason the teacher, who also happened to be the baseball coach, was showing a black-and-white film about the Utah Stars winning the ABA championship the previous spring. All of a sudden, there … Read more
Like any profession, the job had its down points — the stressful deadlines on West Coast football and basketball games, the breaking stories at inopportune times and having to miss an occasional dance recital or youth soccer game. I put up with some ill-mannered athletes and coaches and a handful of unpleasant bosses, but on the whole it was a wonderful way to make a living.