This is the piece that aired yesterday on ESPN’s “E:60” about the Union Rescue Mission homeless basketball league, coached by Carl Williams, just a couple of blocks away from where the Lakers play at Staples Center:
“Courtside seats? They’re the only seats. Balllin’ at Union Rescue, it’s more than just a game, it’s about rebuilding. It’s about surviving. This is also L.A. basketball.”
Please watch. Invest the 13 minutes it takes to get through this story.
Again it reairs on TV: Tonight at midnight (ESPN), Thursday at 8 p.m. (ESPN) and Monday at 8 p.m. (ESPN2).