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Former NBA Ref Pleads Guilty to Felony Charges

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Former NBA Ref Pleads Guilty to Felony Charges

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Tim Donaghy pleaded guilty to two felony charges at a federal court in Brooklyn earlier today. The former NBA referee helped co-conspirators bet on games that he officiated, and faces as long as 25 years in prison. In light of the scandal, sports writer Alan Schwarz discusses the struggle to maintain the integrity of sports.

Alan Schwarz, sports writer; author, Once Upon a Game: Baseball's Greatest Memories