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ESPN to show Magic Johnson's 'Announcement'

Updated: February 10, 2012, 4:14 PM ET
By ESPN

In one of the most shocking news conferences in sports history, Magic Johnson told the world he was HIV-positive on Nov. 7, 1991. Now, a little more than 20 years later, director Nelson George will tell the story behind the historic moment with the help of Johnson and Johnson's family, friends and NBA luminaries.

"The Announcement" premieres on ESPN and ESPN HD on 9 p.m. March 11.

Johnson provides a unique perspective on the story by narrating ...

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