Tag: Magic Johnson

July 30, 2013

When the Game was ours

This is our fifth installment of our book reviews project designed to introduce you to books that Cydcor team members find especially valuable.  This review is by Gary Polson, Cydcor CEO, and is third Gary has written for us.  Gary has previously reviewed other books for us, including Wooden: A lifetime of observations and reflections on and off the court and The Effective Executive. Title: When the Game was ours Author: Larry Bird, Earvin Magic Johnson, with Jackie Macmulllan Description of the […]

July 12, 2010

When the Game was Ours

One of the best books written by sports greats is When the Game was Ours by Larry Bird and Earvin Magic Johnson, with Jackie MacMullan. Larry Bird and Magic Johnson will always be linked as two competitors.  They are linked like Muhammad Ali versus Joe Frazier and Wilt Chamberlain versus Bill Russell.  They first competed against each other in the NCAA basketball championship, which has the highest ratings of viewers of any game in history.  They then competed against each […]