Nostalgia Done Right: The Family Ties Creator Who Gave Me A Shot

In the summer of 1991, I was sitting next to my sister in the back seat of my parents' Toyota Previa, reading a book about Bobby Thomson's "Shot Heard 'Round the World." We were driving across country because my parents were afraid to fly, Hopewell Junction, N.Y., to Los Angeles, California, where I was going to… » 6/29/13 4:33pm 6/29/13 4:33pm

I Was The Child Star Of A CBS Show Who Had Two Free Throws To Win The…

An occasional series featuring our readers' tales of momentary sports glory. If you've got a video of your own brush with athletic greatness, send it to tips@deadspin.com, subject: Glory Days. Consider this one a very special episode: a former child star reminiscing about his big sports moment on television. » 4/26/12 3:32pm 4/26/12 3:32pm