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VICE Sports Q&A: Sneakers Legend Sonny Vaccaro Talks Shoe Deals, NCAA Amateurism & Basketball

Sonny Vaccaro talks about his early days in the shoe business, the hypocrisy of the NCAA, and what it was like to sign Michael Jordan
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Michelle Tafoya on Sports Broadcasting and Working on Christmas

Michelle Tafoya was the first woman to call an NCAA Tournament game. Now she's roaming NFL sidelines on Sunday nights for NBC.
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VICE Sports Q&A: Bill Goldberg. Will He or Won't He Return to the WWE?

Among many other things, former wrestler Bill Goldberg talks about whether he will return to the ring, what he thinks of Donald Trump and what it was like to be on Celebrity Apprentice.
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VICE Sports Q&A: Tamika Catchings Reflects on Pat Summit, Her Upcoming Retirement, and Her Final Olympics

Tamika Catchings is preparing to represent the United States in her fourth Olympic Games. They will be a capstone on one of the greatest careers in basketball history.
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VICE Sports Q&A: ESPN Sunday Night Baseball Analyst Jessica Mendoza

Jessica Mendoza opens up on life in the Sunday Night Baseball booth, the challenges of working in sports media as a woman, and broadening the baseball fanbase.
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VICE Sports Q&A: Clyde Drexler Talks Phi Slama Jama, Hakeem, and Steph Curry

Clyde Drexler was a legend in college, a legend in the NBA, and a legend in the Olympics. He reflects on hoops in Houston, Portland, and Barcelona.
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VICE Sports Q&A: Legendary Lakers Trainer Gary Vitti Reflects on his Career

Gary Vitti, who has been the Lakers' head athletic trainer for 32 years, opens up about Showtime, Kobe, Magic, and a long career in Los Angeles.
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VICE Sports Q&A: Former UConn Men's Basketball Coach Jim Calhoun

Jim Calhoun went to four Final Fours and won three national championships. Before Saturday's games, he held forth on what it was like to coach in the Final Four and picked his winners.
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VICE Sports Q&A: Lakers Coach Byron Scott

Lakers coach Byron Scott discusses his young team, the criticism surrounding his handling of D'Angelo Russell, and his relationship with Kobe Bryant.
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VICE Sports Q&A: Mike Garrett

Mike Garrett, a Heisman winner and Super Bowl I running back, was recently named athletic director at Cal State-Los Angeles. He reflects on his career as a football player and, later, as Trojans athletic director.
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Vice Sports Q&A: Bill Walton

The inimitable television analyst and basketball legend talks UCLA, injuries, John Wooden, broadcasting, overcoming a severe stutter and debilitating back pain, and his son Luke coaching the Golden State Warriors.
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