Author: Harlan Schreiber

Nellie Revisited

It’s only been about two months since Don Nelson stepped down as Maverick coach and retired.  At the time, I had wanted to go through his long and interesting career.  The hassles of everyday life prevented me from really going…

Q&A: Robert Cherry on Wilt

Robert Cherry is a writer, journalist, and businessman whose work has appeared in The Arizona Republic, The New York Times, and The Jerusalem Post.  After selling his food manufacturing business, Robert published his first book which is a about Wilt…

The Stockton-Malone FAQ

Well, it’s official.  As of yesterday, the second half of the John Stockton-Karl Malone duo has called it quits.  Malone’s departure was not quite the natural process as he vacillated and left everyone guessing for a while.  But now that…

Expansion Drafts Revisited

With Charlotte Bobcat’s expansion draft coming in the near future, it’s a fair to pose the question: what is the expansion draft worth in the larger scheme of things?  Well, it does not really seem to be too much.  The…

GM Report: Elgin Baylor

Overview   In April 1986, the Clippers were completing their second season in Los Angeles.  They were 32-50 and going nowhere.  Across town, the Lakers were dominating the headlines.  So, it was natural that the Clippers would try to bask…