Basketball coach Don Haskins (Josh Lucas) sent out 5 African Americans for an important game and challenged some barriers.

The movie felt familiar with had a lot of sport clichés.  The rag tag team being urged on by a tough coach and nobody thinks they can win, etc.

The extras in which the actual players were interviewed were much more interesting than the movie.  It would have been more entertaining to have the story told from the players’ point of view.

Nevertheless, it was a good biopic.  The movie made me understand how he was important in history:  he helped integrate USA sports.  The movie also showed that he was a driven man, hard on himself and hard on his players.

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