Former minor leaguer who inspired ‘Bull Durham’ movie dies at 80 due to complications from coronavirus

Steve Dalkowski, a former minor league pitcher who had a legendary and erratic fastball, and served as the inspiration Nuke LaLoosh in the movie “Bull Durham,” has died. He was 80 years old. Dalkowski died Sunday at the Hospital of Central Connecticut, according to the Associated Press, after preexisting conditions Read more

Spike Lee releases script for unmade Jackie Robinson movie, one of his ‘dream projects,’ on Instagram

Academy Award winners Spike Lee and Denzel Washington collaborated on the 1998 hit movie “He Got Game,” starring Ray Allen as a highly-regarded high school basketball recruit. According to Lee, he had another sports movie in mind for Washington. In an Instagram video Sunday, Lee said he wanted Washington to Read more