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The Making of a Basketball Superstar
The Making of a Basketball Superstar

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AIR DATE: April 10, 2013

Ron Holmes began planning his son's career in professional sports before the boy was even born. His second child, Shabazz Muhammad, was a standout at Bishop Gorman and a starter for UCLA. This year, he is expected to be a top pick in the NBA draft. But his involvement in his son's athletic endeavors exceeds even the most overbearing sports parent. Ken Bensinger investigated and reported Ron Holmes' efforts to shape his son for the Los Angeles Times.

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Ken Bensinger, Business Reporter, Los Angeles Times

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