ABC Special for Thursday, Nov 07, 1991
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Live discussion re: professional basketball player Magic Johnson's announcement that he is retiring because he has contracted the HIV virus with Ted Koppel (ABC), former pro basketball player Walt Frazier, sportscaster Jim Hill, Roy Johnson of "Sports Illustrated", AIDS activist Larry Kramer, and Dr. June Osborn of the National AIDS Commission. Taped segment with Dave Marash (ABC), AIDS clinic administrator Jim Graham, Johnson, Los Angeles Lakers General Manager Jerry West, New York Knicks coach Pat Riley, basketball players Dan Majerle and Brian Shaw, Dr. Michael Mellman, and unidentified others. Excerpt of an interview by Bryant Gumbel (NBC) with former basketball player Wilt Chamberlain.
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