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30 for 30

As part of its 30th anniversary celebration, ESPN looks back at notable sports happenings that occurred from 1979 to 2009 with this documentary series featuring 30 films from some of Hollywood's finest directors and producers. Peter Berg, Barry Levinson, John Singleton, Spike Jonze, Dan Klores, Barbara Kopple, Ron Shelton and Albert Maysles are among the filmmakers involved, and the stories told include the shocking trade of Wayne Gretzky in 1988, the Baltimore Colts' nighttime move in 1984, Reggie Miller's rivalry with the New York Knicks, the death of Len Bias in 1986, a profile of George Steinbrenner and his family business, and a look at Michael Jordan's attempt at a baseball career. A new series of 30 films premiered in October 2012 with ``Broke,'' about the challenges athletes face in managing their money.

Premiere:
Oct 06, 2009
Original Network:
ESPN
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Survive and Advance

S02, E07  (First Aired: Mar. 17, 2013)
North Carolina State, coached by Jim Valvano, was a huge underdog in the 1983 NCAA Final vs. top-ranked Houston - resulting in one of the greatest college basketball upsets ever.
  • Fri 12/9
  • 5:15PM-7:15PM
  • ESPN Clsc

No Mas

S02, E11  (First Aired: Oct. 15, 2013)
Two fighters established a captivating rivalry. Their pair of bouts within a span of just over five months in 1980 had all the trappings of instant classics. Sugar Ray Leonard versus Roberto Duran.
  • Fri 12/9
  • 7:30PM-9:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

The Best That Never Was

S01, E29  (First Aired: Nov. 9, 2010)
Filmmaker Jonathan Hock documents the rise, fall and comeback of running back Marcus Dupree. From a highly recruited prospect through a forgettable college career at the University of Oklahoma, Dupree ultimately uses football to redeem himself.
  • Fri 12/9
  • 9:00PM-11:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Requiem for the Big East

S02, E17  (First Aired: Mar. 16, 2014)
A recollection of the original Big East Conference, from its simple beginnings and regional rivalries to its national prominence as one of the most successful college basketball leagues, and how it ended up fighting for its survival.
  • Fri 12/9
  • 11:00PM-1:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

The U

S01, E07  (First Aired: Dec. 12, 2009)
Filmmaker Billy Corben documents the rise to prominence of the college football program at the University of Miami.
  • Fri 12/9
  • 11:30PM-1:30AM
  • ESPN 2

Straight Outta L.A.

S01, E14  (First Aired: May. 11, 2010)
Rap icon Ice Cube looks back at his beloved Raiders' historic move from Oakland to Los Angeles, set against a backdrop of gang warfare, mass immigration and the rise of hip-hop.
  • Sat 12/10
  • 1:00AM-2:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Jordan Rides the Bus

S01, E18  (First Aired: Aug. 24, 2010)
In 1993, following the murder of his father, Michael Jordan shocked the world of sport when he turned his back on basketball to take up minor league baseball.
  • Sat 12/10
  • 2:00AM-3:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Tim Richmond: To the Limit

S01, E26  (First Aired: Oct. 19, 2010)
Filmmaker Rory Karpf examines the life and tragic death of race car driver Tim Richmond, a fan favorite and rising NASCAR star whose freewheeling lifestyle curtailed his career.
  • Sat 12/10
  • 3:00AM-4:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

The Price of Gold

S02, E16  (First Aired: Jan. 16, 2014)
A profile of a January 6, 1994, incident at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, where an unknown attacker strikes Nancy Kerrigan - an assailant that is later revealed to be a hit man hired by the ex-husband of Kerrigan's rival, Tonya Harding.
  • Sat 12/10
  • 4:00AM-5:30AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Playing for the Mob

S02, E20  (First Aired: Oct. 7, 2014)
Mobster Henry Hill once helped to orchestrate the fixing of Boston College basketball games. Narrated by Ray Liotta, who portrayed Hill in the movie ``Goodfellas.''
  • Sat 12/10
  • 5:30AM-7:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Elway to Marino

S02, E08  (First Aired: Apr. 23, 2013)
The 1983 NFL Draft was highlighted by a record six quarterbacks being taken in the first round, including John Elway and Dan Marino.
  • Sat 12/10
  • 7:00AM-8:30AM
  • ESPN Clsc

You Don't Know Bo

S02, E06  (First Aired: Dec. 8, 2012)
This documentary film takes a close look at the creation of a legend -- two-sport athlete Vincent Edward ``Bo'' Jackson, the only person ever selected to play in the NFL Pro Bowl and the MLB All-Star Game.
  • Sat 12/10
  • 8:30AM-10:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

One Night in Vegas

S01, E20  (First Aired: Sep. 7, 2010)
Director Reggie Bythewood, with Mike Tyson, tells both the story of the infamous night of Tupac Shakur's death and of the remarkable friendship between Tyson and Tupac.
  • Sat 12/10
  • 2:00PM-3:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

June 17, 1994

S01, E15  (First Aired: Jun. 16, 2010)
Filmmaker Brett Morgen chronicles events: Arnold Palmer plays his last round at a U.S. Open, the FIFA World Cup kicks off in Chicago, the Rangers celebrate on Broadway, O.J. Simpson leads America on a slow speed chase in a white Ford Bronco.
  • Sat 12/10
  • 3:00PM-4:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Guru of Go

S01, E09  (First Aired: Apr. 3, 2010)
Having worn out his welcome in the NBA, Paul Westhead heads to Loyola Marymount University to perfect his run-and-gun offensive system with players Hank Gathers and Bo Kimble.
  • Sat 12/10
  • 4:00PM-5:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

The Band That Wouldn't Die

S01, E02  (First Aired: Oct. 13, 2009)
Filmmaker Barry Levinson uses the Baltimore Colts' 1984 move to Indianapolis to document how a fan base copes with losing a team.
  • Sat 12/10
  • 5:00PM-6:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Fernando Nation

S01, E27  (First Aired: Oct. 26, 2010)
Director Cruz Angeles documents the euphoria surrounding Fernando Valenzuela's arrival in the major leagues and probes a phenomenon that transcended baseball for many Mexican-Americans. Fernando Valenzuela shares his perspective on this unique time.
  • Sat 12/10
  • 6:00PM-7:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Catholics vs. Convicts

NEW
The fascinating back story behind the famous/infamous 1988 ''Catholics vs. Convicts'' college football game between Notre Dame and the University of Miami. The slogan summarized the subtext of cultural and racial tensions brewing between the schools.
  • Sat 12/10
  • 7:00PM-9:00PM
  • ESPN

The Best That Never Was

S01, E29  (First Aired: Nov. 9, 2010)
Filmmaker Jonathan Hock documents the rise, fall and comeback of running back Marcus Dupree. From a highly recruited prospect through a forgettable college career at the University of Oklahoma, Dupree ultimately uses football to redeem himself.
  • Sat 12/10
  • 9:00PM-11:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Catholics vs. Convicts

NEW
The fascinating back story behind the famous/infamous 1988 ''Catholics vs. Convicts'' college football game between Notre Dame and the University of Miami. The slogan summarized the subtext of cultural and racial tensions brewing between the schools.
  • Sat 12/10
  • 10:30PM-12:30AM
  • ESPN 2

Requiem for the Big East

S02, E17  (First Aired: Mar. 16, 2014)
A recollection of the original Big East Conference, from its simple beginnings and regional rivalries to its national prominence as one of the most successful college basketball leagues, and how it ended up fighting for its survival.
  • Sat 12/10
  • 11:00PM-1:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Straight Outta L.A.

S01, E14  (First Aired: May. 11, 2010)
Rap icon Ice Cube looks back at his beloved Raiders' historic move from Oakland to Los Angeles, set against a backdrop of gang warfare, mass immigration and the rise of hip-hop.
  • Sun 12/11
  • 1:00AM-2:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Jordan Rides the Bus

S01, E18  (First Aired: Aug. 24, 2010)
In 1993, following the murder of his father, Michael Jordan shocked the world of sport when he turned his back on basketball to take up minor league baseball.
  • Sun 12/11
  • 2:00AM-3:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Tim Richmond: To the Limit

S01, E26  (First Aired: Oct. 19, 2010)
Filmmaker Rory Karpf examines the life and tragic death of race car driver Tim Richmond, a fan favorite and rising NASCAR star whose freewheeling lifestyle curtailed his career.
  • Sun 12/11
  • 3:00AM-4:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

The Price of Gold

S02, E16  (First Aired: Jan. 16, 2014)
A profile of a January 6, 1994, incident at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, where an unknown attacker strikes Nancy Kerrigan - an assailant that is later revealed to be a hit man hired by the ex-husband of Kerrigan's rival, Tonya Harding.
  • Sun 12/11
  • 4:00AM-5:30AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Catholics vs. Convicts

(First Aired: Dec. 10, 2016)
The fascinating back story behind the famous/infamous 1988 ''Catholics vs. Convicts'' college football game between Notre Dame and the University of Miami. The slogan summarized the subtext of cultural and racial tensions brewing between the schools.
  • Sun 12/11
  • 5:00AM-7:00AM
  • ESPN 2

Playing for the Mob

S02, E20  (First Aired: Oct. 7, 2014)
Mobster Henry Hill once helped to orchestrate the fixing of Boston College basketball games. Narrated by Ray Liotta, who portrayed Hill in the movie ``Goodfellas.''
  • Sun 12/11
  • 5:30AM-7:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Elway to Marino

S02, E08  (First Aired: Apr. 23, 2013)
The 1983 NFL Draft was highlighted by a record six quarterbacks being taken in the first round, including John Elway and Dan Marino.
  • Sun 12/11
  • 7:00AM-8:30AM
  • ESPN Clsc

You Don't Know Bo

S02, E06  (First Aired: Dec. 8, 2012)
This documentary film takes a close look at the creation of a legend -- two-sport athlete Vincent Edward ``Bo'' Jackson, the only person ever selected to play in the NFL Pro Bowl and the MLB All-Star Game.
  • Sun 12/11
  • 8:30AM-10:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

One Night in Vegas

S01, E20  (First Aired: Sep. 7, 2010)
Director Reggie Bythewood, with Mike Tyson, tells both the story of the infamous night of Tupac Shakur's death and of the remarkable friendship between Tyson and Tupac.
  • Sun 12/11
  • 2:00PM-3:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

June 17, 1994

S01, E15  (First Aired: Jun. 16, 2010)
Filmmaker Brett Morgen chronicles events: Arnold Palmer plays his last round at a U.S. Open, the FIFA World Cup kicks off in Chicago, the Rangers celebrate on Broadway, O.J. Simpson leads America on a slow speed chase in a white Ford Bronco.
  • Sun 12/11
  • 3:00PM-4:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Guru of Go

S01, E09  (First Aired: Apr. 3, 2010)
Having worn out his welcome in the NBA, Paul Westhead heads to Loyola Marymount University to perfect his run-and-gun offensive system with players Hank Gathers and Bo Kimble.
  • Sun 12/11
  • 4:00PM-5:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

The Band That Wouldn't Die

S01, E02  (First Aired: Oct. 13, 2009)
Filmmaker Barry Levinson uses the Baltimore Colts' 1984 move to Indianapolis to document how a fan base copes with losing a team.
  • Sun 12/11
  • 5:00PM-6:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Fernando Nation

S01, E27  (First Aired: Oct. 26, 2010)
Director Cruz Angeles documents the euphoria surrounding Fernando Valenzuela's arrival in the major leagues and probes a phenomenon that transcended baseball for many Mexican-Americans. Fernando Valenzuela shares his perspective on this unique time.
  • Sun 12/11
  • 6:00PM-7:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Trojan War

S03, E01  (First Aired: Oct. 13, 2015)
The rise and fall of the USC Trojan football team under the nine-year leadership of Pete Carroll.
  • Sun 12/11
  • 7:00PM-8:30PM
  • ESPNU

The Best That Never Was

S01, E29  (First Aired: Nov. 9, 2010)
Filmmaker Jonathan Hock documents the rise, fall and comeback of running back Marcus Dupree. From a highly recruited prospect through a forgettable college career at the University of Oklahoma, Dupree ultimately uses football to redeem himself.
  • Sun 12/11
  • 9:00PM-11:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Requiem for the Big East

S02, E17  (First Aired: Mar. 16, 2014)
A recollection of the original Big East Conference, from its simple beginnings and regional rivalries to its national prominence as one of the most successful college basketball leagues, and how it ended up fighting for its survival.
  • Sun 12/11
  • 11:00PM-1:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Catholics vs. Convicts

(First Aired: Dec. 10, 2016)
The fascinating back story behind the famous/infamous 1988 ''Catholics vs. Convicts'' college football game between Notre Dame and the University of Miami. The slogan summarized the subtext of cultural and racial tensions brewing between the schools.
  • Mon 12/12
  • 12:00AM-2:00AM
  • ESPN 2

Straight Outta L.A.

S01, E14  (First Aired: May. 11, 2010)
Rap icon Ice Cube looks back at his beloved Raiders' historic move from Oakland to Los Angeles, set against a backdrop of gang warfare, mass immigration and the rise of hip-hop.
  • Mon 12/12
  • 1:00AM-2:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Catholics vs. Convicts

(First Aired: Dec. 10, 2016)
The fascinating back story behind the famous/infamous 1988 ''Catholics vs. Convicts'' college football game between Notre Dame and the University of Miami. The slogan summarized the subtext of cultural and racial tensions brewing between the schools.
  • Mon 12/12
  • 2:00AM-4:00AM
  • ESPN 2

Jordan Rides the Bus

S01, E18  (First Aired: Aug. 24, 2010)
In 1993, following the murder of his father, Michael Jordan shocked the world of sport when he turned his back on basketball to take up minor league baseball.
  • Mon 12/12
  • 2:00AM-3:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Tim Richmond: To the Limit

S01, E26  (First Aired: Oct. 19, 2010)
Filmmaker Rory Karpf examines the life and tragic death of race car driver Tim Richmond, a fan favorite and rising NASCAR star whose freewheeling lifestyle curtailed his career.
  • Mon 12/12
  • 3:00AM-4:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Catholics vs. Convicts

(First Aired: Dec. 10, 2016)
The fascinating back story behind the famous/infamous 1988 ''Catholics vs. Convicts'' college football game between Notre Dame and the University of Miami. The slogan summarized the subtext of cultural and racial tensions brewing between the schools.
  • Mon 12/12
  • 6:00PM-8:00PM
  • ESPN 2

Youngstown Boys

S02, E15  (First Aired: Dec. 14, 2013)
An exploration of the class and power dynamics in college sports through the interconnected journeys of one-time dynamic running back Maurice Clarett and former elite head coach Jim Tressel.
  • Tue 12/13
  • 5:30PM-8:00PM
  • VICE

Catholics vs. Convicts

NEW
The fascinating back story behind the famous/infamous 1988 ''Catholics vs. Convicts'' college football game between Notre Dame and the University of Miami. The slogan summarized the subtext of cultural and racial tensions brewing between the schools.
  • Tue 12/13
  • 7:00PM-9:00PM
  • ESPNU
  • Wed 12/14
  • 5:30PM-7:30PM
  • ESPN 2
  • Thu 12/15
  • 10:00PM-12:00AM
  • ESPN 2
  • Fri 12/16
  • 1:00AM-3:00AM
  • ESPN 2
  •  
  • 11:00AM-1:00PM
  • ESPNU

Phi Slama Jama

(First Aired: Oct. 18, 2016)
The University of Houston's high-flying basketball team, known as ''Phi Slama Jama,'' made three straight trips to the Final Four and transformed the game forever.
  • Fri 12/16
  • 8:00PM-9:30PM
  • ESPNU

Playing for the Mob

S02, E20  (First Aired: Oct. 7, 2014)
Mobster Henry Hill once helped to orchestrate the fixing of Boston College basketball games. Narrated by Ray Liotta, who portrayed Hill in the movie ``Goodfellas.''
  • Fri 12/16
  • 8:00PM-10:00PM
  • VICE
  •  
  • 11:00PM-1:00AM
  • VICE

Phi Slama Jama

(First Aired: Oct. 18, 2016)
The University of Houston's high-flying basketball team, known as ''Phi Slama Jama,'' made three straight trips to the Final Four and transformed the game forever.
  • Fri 12/16
  • 11:30PM-1:00AM
  • ESPN 2

Unmatched

S01, E21  (First Aired: Sep. 14, 2010)
Nancy Stern, Lisa Lax and Hannah Storm examine the rivalry and friendship between tennis greats Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 12:00AM-1:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Marion Jones: Press Pause

S01, E28  (First Aired: Nov. 2, 2010)
Director John Singleton chronicles the rise and fall of American track star Marion Jones, from her 2000 Olympic triumphs to her 2007 admission of steroids use.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 1:00AM-2:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

The House of Steinbrenner

S01, E22  (First Aired: Sep. 21, 2010)
Filmmaker Barbara Kopple examines the legacy of baseball owner George M. Steinbrenner, including the building of a new Yankee Stadium and the transition of ownership to his heirs, led by his younger son, Hal.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 2:00AM-3:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Playing for the Mob

S02, E20  (First Aired: Oct. 7, 2014)
Mobster Henry Hill once helped to orchestrate the fixing of Boston College basketball games. Narrated by Ray Liotta, who portrayed Hill in the movie ``Goodfellas.''
  • Sat 12/17
  • 2:00AM-4:00AM
  • VICE

Into the Wind

S01, E23  (First Aired: Sep. 28, 2010)
Filmmakers Steve Nash and Ezra Holland chronicle the story of 21-year-old Terry Fox who in 1980, three years after losing his right leg to cancer, set out to run across Canada to increase awareness and raise funds for cancer research.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 3:00AM-4:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Benji

S02, E04  (First Aired: Oct. 23, 2012)
In 1984, 17-year-old Ben Wilson was America's most talented basketball prospect until the sweet-natured boy was senselessly murdered.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 4:00AM-5:30AM
  • ESPN Clsc

No Mas

S02, E11  (First Aired: Oct. 15, 2013)
Two fighters established a captivating rivalry. Their pair of bouts within a span of just over five months in 1980 had all the trappings of instant classics. Sugar Ray Leonard versus Roberto Duran.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 5:30AM-7:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Broke

S02, E01  (First Aired: Oct. 2, 2012)
Director Billy Corben digs into the psychology of athletes whose competitive nature carried them to victory on the field yet seemed to ruin them off the field.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 7:00AM-8:30AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Catholics vs. Convicts

(First Aired: Dec. 10, 2016)
The fascinating back story behind the famous/infamous 1988 ''Catholics vs. Convicts'' college football game between Notre Dame and the University of Miami. The slogan summarized the subtext of cultural and racial tensions brewing between the schools.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 7:30AM-9:30AM
  • ESPN 2

Brian and the Boz

S02, E23  (First Aired: Oct. 28, 2014)
The rise, fall and maturation of former Oklahoma University All-American linebacker Brian Bosworth.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 8:30AM-10:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

There's No Place Like Home

S02, E03  (First Aired: Oct. 16, 2012)
Filmmakers Maura Mandt and Josh Swade chronicle the story of the most important document in sports history -- James Naismith's original rules of basketball -- and the quest to return it home.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 12:00PM-1:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Rand University

S02, E25  (First Aired: Nov. 11, 2014)
Exploring the enigma of former NFL great Randy Moss leads back to his hometown of Rand, West Virginia.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 1:00PM-2:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

The Bad Boys

S02, E18  (First Aired: Apr. 17, 2014)
Through interviews with Isiah Thomas, Bill Laimbeer, Joe Dumars, Dennis Rodman, Adrian Dantley, Mark Aguirre and others, viewers are provided an inside look at what made the Detroit Pistons, of the late 80's and early 90's, tick.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 2:00PM-4:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL?

S01, E03  (First Aired: Oct. 20, 2009)
Filmmaker Mike Tollin documents the impact that the upstart United States Football League had on pro football history.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 4:00PM-5:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

The Legend of Jimmy the Greek

S01, E06  (First Aired: Nov. 10, 2009)
Filmmaker Fritz Mitchell examines Jimmy ``The Greek'' Snyder's impact on the growth of sports gambling and examines his tragic downfall.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 5:00PM-6:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Muhammad and Larry

S01, E04  (First Aired: Oct. 27, 2009)
Documentary footage of Muhammad Ali and Larry Holmes as they prepare for their 1980 heavyweight title fight.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 6:00PM-7:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Phi Slama Jama

(First Aired: Oct. 18, 2016)
The University of Houston's high-flying basketball team, known as ''Phi Slama Jama,'' made three straight trips to the Final Four and transformed the game forever.
  • Sat 12/17
  • 11:00PM-12:30AM
  • ESPN 2

Unmatched

S01, E21  (First Aired: Sep. 14, 2010)
Nancy Stern, Lisa Lax and Hannah Storm examine the rivalry and friendship between tennis greats Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 12:00AM-1:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Marion Jones: Press Pause

S01, E28  (First Aired: Nov. 2, 2010)
Director John Singleton chronicles the rise and fall of American track star Marion Jones, from her 2000 Olympic triumphs to her 2007 admission of steroids use.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 1:00AM-2:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

The House of Steinbrenner

S01, E22  (First Aired: Sep. 21, 2010)
Filmmaker Barbara Kopple examines the legacy of baseball owner George M. Steinbrenner, including the building of a new Yankee Stadium and the transition of ownership to his heirs, led by his younger son, Hal.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 2:00AM-3:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Into the Wind

S01, E23  (First Aired: Sep. 28, 2010)
Filmmakers Steve Nash and Ezra Holland chronicle the story of 21-year-old Terry Fox who in 1980, three years after losing his right leg to cancer, set out to run across Canada to increase awareness and raise funds for cancer research.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 3:00AM-4:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Benji

S02, E04  (First Aired: Oct. 23, 2012)
In 1984, 17-year-old Ben Wilson was America's most talented basketball prospect until the sweet-natured boy was senselessly murdered.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 4:00AM-5:30AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Four Falls of Buffalo

S03, E05  (First Aired: Dec. 12, 2015)
The Buffalo Bills of the early '90s made it to four straight Super Bowls, yet never brought home the coveted Vince Lombardi Trophy.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 5:00AM-7:00AM
  • ESPN 2

No Mas

S02, E11  (First Aired: Oct. 15, 2013)
Two fighters established a captivating rivalry. Their pair of bouts within a span of just over five months in 1980 had all the trappings of instant classics. Sugar Ray Leonard versus Roberto Duran.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 5:30AM-7:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Broke

S02, E01  (First Aired: Oct. 2, 2012)
Director Billy Corben digs into the psychology of athletes whose competitive nature carried them to victory on the field yet seemed to ruin them off the field.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 7:00AM-8:30AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Brian and the Boz

S02, E23  (First Aired: Oct. 28, 2014)
The rise, fall and maturation of former Oklahoma University All-American linebacker Brian Bosworth.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 8:30AM-10:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Phi Slama Jama

(First Aired: Oct. 18, 2016)
The University of Houston's high-flying basketball team, known as ''Phi Slama Jama,'' made three straight trips to the Final Four and transformed the game forever.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 12:00PM-1:30PM
  • ESPN

There's No Place Like Home

S02, E03  (First Aired: Oct. 16, 2012)
Filmmakers Maura Mandt and Josh Swade chronicle the story of the most important document in sports history -- James Naismith's original rules of basketball -- and the quest to return it home.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 12:00PM-1:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Rand University

S02, E25  (First Aired: Nov. 11, 2014)
Exploring the enigma of former NFL great Randy Moss leads back to his hometown of Rand, West Virginia.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 1:00PM-2:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

This Magic Moment

S03, E08  (First Aired: Apr. 14, 2016)
The Orlando Magic were considered the fairy tale team of the mid-90's whose popularity grew, in part, due to players like Shaquille O'Neal and Penny Hardaway.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 1:30PM-3:30PM
  • ESPN

The Bad Boys

S02, E18  (First Aired: Apr. 17, 2014)
Through interviews with Isiah Thomas, Bill Laimbeer, Joe Dumars, Dennis Rodman, Adrian Dantley, Mark Aguirre and others, viewers are provided an inside look at what made the Detroit Pistons, of the late 80's and early 90's, tick.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 2:00PM-4:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Small Potatoes: Who Killed the USFL?

S01, E03  (First Aired: Oct. 20, 2009)
Filmmaker Mike Tollin documents the impact that the upstart United States Football League had on pro football history.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 4:00PM-5:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

The Legend of Jimmy the Greek

S01, E06  (First Aired: Nov. 10, 2009)
Filmmaker Fritz Mitchell examines Jimmy ``The Greek'' Snyder's impact on the growth of sports gambling and examines his tragic downfall.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 5:00PM-6:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Muhammad and Larry

S01, E04  (First Aired: Oct. 27, 2009)
Documentary footage of Muhammad Ali and Larry Holmes as they prepare for their 1980 heavyweight title fight.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 6:00PM-7:00PM
  • ESPN Clsc

Hit It Hard

(First Aired: Nov. 1, 2016)
The rise and fall of golfer John Daly, known as much for his struggles with alcohol, gambling, depression and women, as for his golfing prowess, the length of his drives, and ''Grip It and Rip It'' mentality.
  • Sun 12/18
  • 8:00PM-9:00PM
  • ESPN

Unmatched

S01, E21  (First Aired: Sep. 14, 2010)
Nancy Stern, Lisa Lax and Hannah Storm examine the rivalry and friendship between tennis greats Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova.
  • Mon 12/19
  • 12:00AM-1:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Marion Jones: Press Pause

S01, E28  (First Aired: Nov. 2, 2010)
Director John Singleton chronicles the rise and fall of American track star Marion Jones, from her 2000 Olympic triumphs to her 2007 admission of steroids use.
  • Mon 12/19
  • 1:00AM-2:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

The House of Steinbrenner

S01, E22  (First Aired: Sep. 21, 2010)
Filmmaker Barbara Kopple examines the legacy of baseball owner George M. Steinbrenner, including the building of a new Yankee Stadium and the transition of ownership to his heirs, led by his younger son, Hal.
  • Mon 12/19
  • 2:00AM-3:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Into the Wind

S01, E23  (First Aired: Sep. 28, 2010)
Filmmakers Steve Nash and Ezra Holland chronicle the story of 21-year-old Terry Fox who in 1980, three years after losing his right leg to cancer, set out to run across Canada to increase awareness and raise funds for cancer research.
  • Mon 12/19
  • 3:00AM-4:00AM
  • ESPN Clsc

Hit It Hard

(First Aired: Nov. 1, 2016)
The rise and fall of golfer John Daly, known as much for his struggles with alcohol, gambling, depression and women, as for his golfing prowess, the length of his drives, and ''Grip It and Rip It'' mentality.
  • Mon 12/19
  • 10:00PM-11:00PM
  • ESPN 2

9.79

S02, E02  (First Aired: Oct. 9, 2012)
The men's 100-meter final at the Seoul Summer Olympic Games was riddled in scandal. This one race still haunts the eight athletes who took part.
  • Tue 12/20
  • 6:00PM-8:00PM
  • VICE

Playing for the Mob

S02, E20  (First Aired: Oct. 7, 2014)
Mobster Henry Hill once helped to orchestrate the fixing of Boston College basketball games. Narrated by Ray Liotta, who portrayed Hill in the movie ``Goodfellas.''
  • Fri 12/23
  • 12:30PM-2:00PM
  • ESPNU