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30 for 30: Of Monstars and Men

Space Jam is one of the quintessential 1990s basketball movies. Children who are now adults grew up dreaming they could not only be like MIchael Jordan, but also play with Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck and the lovely Lola "Don't Call Me Doll" Bunny.

History though has a way of fading away the memories of that time the NBA shut itself down because of a strange outbreak of talent snatching which took away Patrick Ewing, Mugsy Bogues, Shawn Bradley, Charles Barkley and Larry Johnson's basketball abilities.

This is the story of the game that changed basketball forever:

OK, so that was actually Yahoo! Comedy poking a little fun at the 30 for 30 series on ESPN. Still fantastic.

Philip Rossman-Reich

About Philip Rossman-Reich

Philip Rossman-Reich is the managing editor for Crossover Chronicles and Orlando Magic Daily. You can follow him on twitter @OMagicDaily

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