Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day

“Jerry West”  on ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA  Dec. 7 – 11 , 2015 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

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Jerry West. Perfectionist Los Angeles Laker basketball star in the 1960’s and 1970’s becomes “Mr Clutch,” AND the NBA logo.


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Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day

“The Hustler”  on ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA  Nov. 30 – Dec. 4,  2015 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

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Jackie Gleason and Paul Newman in  “The Hustler, 1961

In one of the great films about human psychology, good and evil, and character –  the meaning of being a “winner,” plays out  in a pool hall on the cruel physics of the green felt.  The “game” is a metaphor for life itself in Robert Rossen’s movie classic.


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Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day

“Joe Gans:  The Old Master”  on ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA  Nov 23 – 27 , 2015 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

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The first African-American boxing champion (1902), Joe Gans is unknown to many but his legacy lives large in American popular culture history in the early part of the 20th century and beyond.


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Radio Appearance: Humboldt Homepage, KHSU 90.5 FM Arcata, CA

 Friday, November 6,  2015 at 1:00  PM  –  KHSU Homepage Segment: Julio Cesar Chavez

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Join Doc and host Danielle Orr for for their monthly feature on great athletes and sport from the Americas and Caribbean and their connection to popular culture and politics.

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Boxer Julio Cesar Chavez is perhaps Mexico’s most famous and revered athlete.  His 1993 championship fight knockout  of American Greg Haugen with the largest attendance (132,000) of any boxing match in history in Mexico City’s Estadio Azteca 1993 and his loss to East Los Angeles’ son of immigrants Olympic Golden Boy Oscar de la Hoya in 1996 aroused fascinating and deeply nationalistic feelings in Mexican and American  fans alike.

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Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day

“Dorando!”  on ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA  Nov. 9- 13 , 2015 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

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Diminutive Italian marathoner is denied gold medal in 1908 Olympic marathon in London but becomes an international celebrity after his surreal stagger to the finish line.   And, Dorando’s story inspires America’s greatest 20th century  song-writer to write his saga in song.

 

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