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In 2007, NBA referee Tim Donaghy was arrested for betting on games he officiated. It was the biggest scandal in American sports history, but it quickly faded from the headlines. Why? Because everyone in this scandal has something to hide. This isn't a story about basketball - it's a story about money, and a conspiracy that spans far beyond one referee. Sports journalist Tim Livingston takes you inside his eight-year odyssey to find the truth at the heart of the scandal. This is Whistleblower.
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3.9 stars from 3,117 ratings
Tell it in the ATL
Don’t you know you should never put anything on the sixers there just like Atlanta really great stuff keep digging you’ll find the real dirt!! Tell it in the ATL Grew up with a long time nba official who is from the ATL by the name of Derrick Stafford he might could shed some light on the real...Read full review »
tell it in the ATL via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/26/20
Awesome Work!
Great story and content. Fascinating look at one of the most interesting sports stories and possible cover ups of the past twenty years.
mattmorris08 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/24/20
History changing
Anyone who says we already knew these things is entirely wrong. This is history changing information. No one knew. Im an nba fan that said the nba was rigged and empowered larger markets to win championships. I’ve said it for years. Everyone laughed at me for years. Everyone. Now we know the...Read full review »
Jus20222 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/24/20
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Published 10/22/20
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