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Squash Lessons
Michael Bamberger
December 04, 2000
Comcast chief Brian Roberts owes his success partly to an old college coach
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December 04, 2000

Squash Lessons

Comcast chief Brian Roberts owes his success partly to an old college coach

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In June 1999, at Roberts's 40th birthday party, Molloy gave him the framed scoring sheet from that cherished victory over Harvard, taken right off the coach's office wall. A year later Molloy died unexpectedly of a cerebral hemorrhage. He was 72.

In matters of death, the father is far more experienced than the son. "You were lucky to know him," Ralph told Brian, hugging him. "You were lucky to have known him for as long as you did."

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