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Chris Rock, Pat Riley appear in 'The Announcement'

Updated: March 11, 2012, 12:21 PM ET
By ESPN

Like everyone else, I was shocked and saddened on Nov. 7, 1991, when I got the news Earvin "Magic" Johnson was HIV-positive. At the time, I was a freelance writer for the Village Voice and quickly started working on a piece about the significance of Magic's announcement.

That's from Nelson George, who went on to direct "The Announcement," a documentary on Johnson's journey since his stunning news conference.

Watch an excerpt above, in which Chris Rock ...

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