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Basketball / Johnson's Return #346645

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 29, 1992
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Bill Whitaker) Announcement by AIDS HIV- positive Earvin "Magic" Johnson that he is returning to play basketball for the Los Angeles Lakers featured; basketball scenes shown. [JOHNSON - says he will play again.] [Johnson's physician Dr. Michael MELLMAN - comments on his return.] NBA's "blood rule" for players noted. [Sportswriter Bob RYAN, HIV specialist Dr. Gary COHAN - express views on the issue of HIV contact.] [Former Lakers coach Pat RILEY - talks about Johnson.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Whitaker, Bill
Duration:
00:02:20

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