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30 for 30

"Bernie and Ernie"

Basketball players Bernard King and Ernie Grunfeld form an unlikely friendship despite vastly differing backgrounds and experiences.  (Repeat)

Fri 5/15 5:00 AM  ESPNU
Duration: 1 hour
No Rating
Sports Non-Event, Documentary, Sports

Crew:
Chuck D. (Narrator), Jason Hehir (Director)

5/6/15
06:30 AM
"You Don't Know Bo"  This documentary film takes a close look at the creation of a legend -- two-sport athlete Vincent Edward "Bo" Jackson, the only person ever selected to play in the NFL Pro Bowl and the MLB All-Star Game.  (Repeat) ESPNU
5/6/15
12:00 PM
"Elway to Marino"  The 1983 NFL Draft was highlighted by a record six quarterbacks being taken in the first round, including John Elway and Dan Marino.  (Repeat) NFLNET
5/7/15
06:30 AM
"You Don't Know Bo"  This documentary film takes a close look at the creation of a legend -- two-sport athlete Vincent Edward "Bo" Jackson, the only person ever selected to play in the NFL Pro Bowl and the MLB All-Star Game.  (Repeat) ESPNU
5/7/15
07:00 PM
"Winning Time: Reggie Miller vs. The New York Knicks"  Award-winning director Dan Klores looks back on how, in 1995, one player managed to rub an entire city the wrong way.  (Repeat) ESPNCL
5/7/15
09:30 PM
"The Deal"  (Repeat) ESPN2
5/8/15
09:00 PM
"When the Garden Was Eden"  An examination of the New York Knicks during their NBA championship runs in the 1970s.  (Repeat) ESPNCL
5/8/15
10:30 PM
"When the Garden Was Eden"  An examination of the New York Knicks during their NBA championship runs in the 1970s.  (Repeat) ESPNCL
5/9/15
12:00 AM
"Kings Ransom"  Filmmaker Peter Berg documents the 1988 trade of hockey superstar Wayne Gretzky from the Edmonton Oilers to the Los Angeles Kings.  (Repeat) ESPNCL
5/9/15
01:00 AM
"Youngstown Boys"  An exploration of the class and power dynamics in college sports through the interconnected journeys of one-time dynamic running back Maurice Clarett and former elite head coach Jim Tressel.  (Repeat) ESPNCL
5/9/15
03:00 AM
"Muhammad and Larry"  Documentary footage of Muhammad Ali and Larry Holmes as they prepare for their 1980 heavyweight title fight.  (Repeat) ESPNCL
30 for 30

Premise
As part of its 30th anniversary celebration, ESPN looks back at notable sports happenings that occurred from 1979 to 2009 with this documentary series featuring 30 films from some of Hollywood's finest directors and producers. Peter Berg, Barry Levinson, John Singleton, Spike Jonze, Dan Klores, Barbara Kopple, Ron Shelton and Albert Maysles are among the filmmakers involved, and the stories told include the shocking trade of Wayne Gretzky in 1988, the Baltimore Colts' nighttime move in 1984, Reggie Miller's rivalry with the New York Knicks, the death of Len Bias in 1986, a profile of George Steinbrenner and his family business, and a look at Michael Jordan's attempt at a baseball career. A new series of 30 films premiered in October 2012 with ``Broke,'' about the challenges athletes face in managing their money.

Crew:
Chuck D. (Narrator) , Jason Hehir (Director)

Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.