From “Scribe": "Me, Magic, and Larry in Monte Carlo, 1992, before the first game of the Dream Team. If the house is burning down, this gets saved first.” Credit Courtesy Bloomsbury. Bob Ryan owes a lot to the right hand of Larry Bird. As the Celtics ... cont.
Since 1957, when he typed his assessment of the Mercer County Parochial Basketball League's 1957-1958 season on a single sheet of 8 x 11 paper, Bob Ryan has been a sportswriter. “[A] two-part word,” he says early in “Scribe,'' and “my entire life has ... cont.
Bob Ryan is the author hell took you so long to write this I wanted to retire and birth of I was planning on writing a book. I know assess decision was I swear to you on not being disingenuous. I'm not going alliance say that points to end my career ... cont.
Bob Ryan's new book, Scribe: My Life in Sports, neatly gathers the highlights of a 46-year career that the renowned sportswriter says he was "programmed" to pursue. By 11, Ryan had already dubbed himself "The Sportster" and was extolling the virtues of ... cont.
Bob Ryan's autobiography 'Scribe' was released last week. He's spent over 40 years at the Boston Globe and appears regularly on ESPN's Sports Reporters and Around the Horn. What follows is an abridged transcript of a ... cont.
Bob Ryan. Not Chris Bell, Bob Ryan. (Getty Images). A look around the league and the web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in order of importance. That's for ... cont.
Bob Ryan: Teams treat sportswriters like cow dung these days. From Ryan Glasspiegel's interview with longtime Boston Globe sports columnist Bob Ryan: On the teams' treatment of sports journalists: “As far as writing, it's very ... cont.