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Goat's Gang
May 25, 1998
If you believe the stories, no roundballer ever performed more magic on the playground than Earl Manigault (right), who died last week at age 53 of heart failure. Considered by some experts to be the best player never to make it to the NBA, Manigault was a prominent figure during New York's asphalt golden age of the 1960s and '70s. Herewith is a profile of Manigault and some others against whom he threw down on the mean streets.
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May 25, 1998

Goat's Gang

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If you believe the stories, no roundballer ever performed more magic on the playground than Earl Manigault (right), who died last week at age 53 of heart failure. Considered by some experts to be the best player never to make it to the NBA, Manigault was a prominent figure during New York's asphalt golden age of the 1960s and '70s. Herewith is a profile of Manigault and some others against whom he threw down on the mean streets.

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