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Twenty-five years later, Bias' death remains a seminal sports moment

About 9:30 on the morning of June 19, 1986, I got a call at home from John Papanek, an editor at Sports Illustrated. It was a Thursday, the beginning of SI's workweek. "So, what about Len Bias?" he asked. I had just completed my first year on the NBA beat, so I started right in on my basketball knowledge. (Sports Illustrated)


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