By Doug Krikorian,Jerry West

Doug Krikorian beat time cut-off dates and made headlines for greater than 4 a long time because the la region's so much compelling sportswriter. His brash and combative type featured within the "Los Angeles bring in Examiner," then within the "Long seashore Press-Telegram" and on radio with companion Joe McDonnell, profiled quite a lot of athletes. Krikorian's penetrating assurance formed fanatics' perceptions of Wilt Chamberlain, Tommy Lasorda, Muhammad Ali, Georgia Frontiere and so on. yet his not easy side was once softened via his marriage to a British actual therapist named Gillian, whose heroic conflict with an incurable affliction additionally broke his spirit. He picked up the items to do what he is consistently performed best--tell the tale. Now he recounts that harrowing love story--and more--from a existence spent in sportswriting.

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