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Legendary Basketball Player and Coach Red Holzman.

Red Holzman tells of his five decades in basketball as a player, coach and general manager. He's a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame and was coach of the New York Knicks when they won the world championship in 1970. Now retired, Holzman had written an autobiography titled Red on Red.


Other segments from the episode on December 8, 1987

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, December 8, 1987: Interview with Red Holzman; Commentary on the musical group The Standells; Interview with Charles Willeford; Review of Arthur C. Clarke's novel "2061."


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