LA Times: Magic Johnson Remains a Living Symbol of Hope

Tomorrow, it will mark the 20-year ago anniversary of when Magic Johnson announced he had contracted HIV and would be retiring from basketball.

As Magic Johnson was the athlete that got Throwback Attack interested in basketball, we are dedicating this next week to remembering Magic and what his announcement did to change sports and all of our lives.

Today, we are letting you know to check out this terrific column, written by the L.A. Times Bill Plaschke, one of the best columnists in America, and someone who has been honored as such.

Check back all week as we discuss Magic and remember how three letters changed the world of sports.


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