ESPN’s ‘Basketball: A Love Story’ Is Rhapsody in Hoops

Read on: Variety.

ESPN Films’ 20-hour, six-week documentary “Basketball: A Love Story” more resembles a modern rom-com than your typical documentary. Rather than a chronological history lesson, it’s an episodic collection of anecdotes and stories that in some ways have more in common with “Love, Actually” than Ken Burns’ completist “Baseball.” The film weaves through the heartbreaking story […]