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Throwback Thursday: Red Holzman

VIDEO: The Knicks won the 1973 NBA championship under coach Red Holzman

Welcome to Throwback Thursday here on the All Ball Blog. Each week, we’ll delve into the NBA’s photo archives and uncover a topic and some great images from way back when. 213 more words

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50 Years Later, NY Knicks' Willis Reed's Epic Fight Is Still Epic

Back in the early days of the NBA, the games weren’t always filmed the whole way through. They were more for the use of the teams so they could see what worked and what didn’t – so they could prepare for the next game. 174 more words


Here's Rare Footage Of Willis Reed Fighting The Entire 1966 Los Angeles Lakers Team

During ESPN’s 30 for 30: When The Garden Was Eden, viewers were treated to rare footage of Knicks legend Willis Reed fighting the Los Angeles Lakers. 188 more words


Willis Reed Takes On The Lakers (VIDEO)

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For all you Basketball Fans…this is for YOU! And of course everyone else.

Former New York Knicks star Willis Reed was known for his height and his tenacious ability to score and play physically in the post. 28 more words


Finally see footage of Willis Reed fighting the entire 1966 Lakers

It was part of NBA lore, and now you can finally see the footage.

For ESPN’s new 30 for 30 documentary When the Garden Was Eden… 192 more words



Willis Reed was a machine when it came to playing in the post. Although he was an undersized center at only six feet and nine inches, he played like a giant. 346 more words

A Long Conversation With Bob Ryan

Bob Ryan’s autobiography ‘Scribe‘ was released last week. He’s spent over 40 years at the Boston Globe and appears regularly on ESPN’s Sports Reporters and Around the Horn. 5,714 more words

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