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Witness the birth of the game that changed the face of modern sports as the story of basketball mastermind Dr. James Naismith comes to the screen in a documentary featuring interviews with some of the biggest players and coaches in the history of hoops. The year was 1891, and Dr. Naismith had two weeks to create a revolutionary new game. On the final night it all came together, and sports history was made. After overcoming numerous hardships in his youth, Dr. Naismith endured to leave a lasting mark on the history of mankind. Interviews with such luminaries as Michael Jordan, Stave Nash, TayShaun Prince, Norm Nixon highlight this remarkable look back at a key development in sports history. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi