[16 December 2007]
PopMatters Managing Editor
Sports columnist Bondy captures the machinations behind the pivotal 1984 NBA draft; fate, chance, speculation (on target and off mark), and the flip of the coin, as luck would have it. Cultures, egos, and desires clash in this well-researched, slice of sports history. I’ve often thought some of the most entertaining storytelling could be found in sports writing. You’ll certainly found it here.