Summary: Two NBA legends offer a definitive account of their decades-long rivalry and friendship, exploring Bird's struggles with chronic pain and Johnson's discovery that he had contracted HIV.
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2009
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 796.32 BIR
Summary: For years, the passion they shared for winning made Earvin 'Magic' Johnson and Larry Bird the most bitter of rivals. It also made theirs the most compelling rivalry in sports, driving the NBA to new heights of popularity in the 1980s. This all-new documentary tells the riveting story of two superstars who couldn't have been more different, until they forged an unlikely friendship from the...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: Home Box Office 2010
Copies Available at Woodmere2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MAG
Summary: With intimate, fly-on-the-wall detail, "When the Game Was Ours" transports readers to an electric era of basketball and reveals for the first time the inner workings of two players--Larry Bird and Earvin "Magic" Johnson--dead set on besting one another.
Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009