“The Secret Game: A Wartime Story of Courage, Change, and Basketball’s Lost Triumph.”

In the 1940s, something was happening to basketball. Working out of the limelight at the North Carolina College for Negroes and borrowing ideas directly from James Naismith, basketball’s inventor, future Hall of Fame coach John McLendon had invented a fast-paced form of basketball that was literally decades ahead of its time. Across town at all-white… Read More “The Secret Game: A Wartime Story of Courage, Change, and Basketball’s Lost Triumph.”