My favorite moment of the radio broadcast of the LA Lakers` 7th game victory over the Boston Celtics 83-79 for the NBA title was when it was announced with 90 seconds left that if the Lakers held the Celtics under 100 points, then everybody in attendance (going price $1100 per seat) could use their ticket stub to get two free tacos at Jack-in-the-Box.
My favorite victory riot
story is one a coworker who lived in a highrise on Michigan Avenue in Chicago told me. After Michael Jordan`s Bulls won their second title in 1992, she watched a mob of drunken yuppies smash in the front window
of Chicago`s finest small bookstore, Stuart Brent
`s (where I`d seen Nobel laureate Saul Bellow
browsing), and loot coffee table art books.