Tribeca 2014: ‘When the Garden Was Eden’ remembers an all-time great basketball team forgotten by time

– Advertisement – When the Garden Was Eden Directed by Michael Rapaport USA, 2014 It was Game 5 of the 1970 NBA finals. A tight series between the Los Angeles Lakers and New York Knicks might have turned when Knicks star Willis Reed went down with a leg injury. Reed—the captain of the team, the league MVP, and the toughest bastard in basketball—missed the rest of the game (a Knicks win), as well as the next won (which the Lakers took), and he was officially listed as unlikely to play in the seventh and deciding game of the series. It … Continue reading Tribeca 2014: ‘When the Garden Was Eden’ remembers an all-time great basketball team forgotten by time