Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel - Season 2

Tuesday 10:00 PM on HBO Premiered Apr 02, 1995 In Season




Episode Guide

  • Episode 9 - Shaquille O'Neal / Packers
    A report about the Los Angeles Lakers offseason signing of Shaquille O'Neal. A visit with Green Bay Packers shareholders. A report on a high school football player afflicted with Down Syndrome.
  • Episode 8 - Albert Belle / NFL Drug Policy
    Spike Lee presents a profile of Albert Belle, a successful ball player who has been suspended five times in his turbulent career. Also featured, a report on the NFL's drug abuse policy.
  • Episode 7 - Olympic Preview
    A profile of IOC president Juan Antonio Samaranch. A profile of US weightlifter Mark Henry. The show speaks to Olympic champions Mark Spitz and Bruce Jenner. A report of sponsorship of the US decathlon team.
  • Episode 6 - Dick Vitale / MLB Finances
    The show looks back at the UCLA-Houston basketball game held in the Astrodome in January 1968. A profile of Dick Vitale. Insight into Major League Baseball's economic structure.
  • Episode 5 - Hakeem Olajuwon / 1966 Texas Western / Women's College Basketball
    A profile of basketball player Hakeem Olajuwon. A look at the 1966 Texas Western team, first all-black team to win the NCAA basketball championship. A report on women's college basketball.