Fixed: How Goodfellas Bought Boston College Basketball - David Porter
One player went to prison. One was acquitted by a jury. One walked away scot-free. Yet they all admitted taking money from mobsters to fix college basketball games.Nearly 40 years after the Boston College point-shaving scandal shocked the sports world and introduced America to Henry Hill, the wiseguy immortalized in the movie “Goodfellas,” many questions remain unanswered.Using never-before-heard audio recordings, we’ll untangle what really happened in Boston in the winter of 1978-79.Was there a fix? You decide.