Twenty years later, the show goes on
Now a D-League head coach, Dee Brown fondly remembers dunk contest
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. -- After the final horn sounded and the players streamed from the floor, a few young fans leaned over the edge of the tunnel, holding out items in hopes of autographs. One young fan dangled a crisp, green-and-white jersey. No. 7.
It didn't fit. The jersey didn't belong to either of the teams on the floor that night. It came from another place and time, 90-odd miles east and 20 years ago.
The man it was meant for spotted it on the way off the floor, abruptly changing ...
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