The Road to McQuaid


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The Road to McQuaid

The story of a basketball tradition and a boys dream to play basketball  1997-1999

 
Introduction
 
“If you’ve had a good time playing the game, you’re a winner even if you lose.” Malcolm Forbes.
 
When Dr. James Naismith invented the game of basketball as a winter diversion, in the early 1900 he probably never dreamed that basketball would escalate to the heights it has achieved. Salaries have escalated for many players in the 1990’s .. It’s no secret that it has become a billion dollar industry and a tremendous television draw. Basketball has created Stars who are larger than life. Michael Jordan, being the most marketable star the game has ever known.
It is a game where a free agent can demand and get a 100 million dollar contract with the blink of an eye. Basketball has spawned a type of new athlete on…

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