Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel - Season 5

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




Episode Guide

  • Episode 33 - Peyton Manning
    A profile of Indianapolis Colts QB Peyton Manning. A look at concussions in the NFL. Lehigh University RB Ronald Jean. Also a report on trading card collecting .
  • Episode 32 - Cynthia Cooper
    A look at the 1966 college-football classic between Notre Dame and Michigan State. A profile of the WNBA's Cynthia Cooper.
  • Episode 31 - Denny McLain / Tim Duncan
    Profiles of former Detroit Tigers pitcher Denny McLain and San Antonio center Tim Duncan. A look at cockfighting. A report on Title IX.
  • Episode 30 - Bill Parcells
    A profile of Jets coach Bill Parcells, a look at baseball's commitment to hiring minorities, Ronney Jenkins' departure from the BYU football team, and coaches accused of improper sexual conduct.
  • Episode 29 - Jimmy Johnson / Androstenedione
    Profiles of football coaches Jimmy Johnson and Lou Holtz. A look at the supplement androstenedione. A report on coach George Scholz's racial discrimination suit against the Orlando Magic.
  • Episode 28 - Tank Black / Derek Jeters / Marion Jones
    A profile of sports agent Tank Black. A look at the academic scandal affecting the Minnesota men's basketball team. Profiles of baseball's Derek Jeter and track and field's Marion Jones.
  • Episode 27 - John McEnroe / Venus and Serena Williams
    An interview with John McEnroe. A report on Major League umpires. Sexual harassment in women's sports. A profile of Venus and Serena Williams.
  • Episode 26 - NHL Tough Guys / Elvir Muriqi
    A report on NHL tough guys. Also, a look at sports-induced riots. A profile of pro boxer Elvir Muriqi, whose father and sister are in the Kosovo Liberation Army.
  • Episode 25 - Counterfeit Golf Equipment / Jason Williams
    A report on counterfeit golf equipment. An interview with NBA rookie Jason Williams of Sacramento. Report about the lack of blacks in NASCAR racing.
  • Episode 24 - Sports Memorabilia / Unruly Fans
    A feature on the sports memorabilia business. Profiles of former Dallas Cowboy Duane Thomas and Elizabeth O'Donnell, who now teach disabled people to skate. A look at efforts to stop unruly fan behavior at stadiums.
  • Episode 23 - ESPN-ABC Rivalry / Salt Lake Olympic Scandal
    The rivalry between the Fox network and Disney, competition between ABC and ESPN. The recent Salt Lake City Olympics scandal. The new NBA labor agreement. A profile of Kentucky Wildcats coach Tubby Smith.
  • Episode 22 - Internet Gambling / 85 Bears
    An story about Internet gambling and legal offshore bookmaking operations. A report on NFL assistant coaches. NFL Players who have committed crimes. A visit with Mike Ditka and Buddy Ryan of the 1985 Chicago Bears.