A Memoir to Shaun Livingston, and Broken Dreams

Livingston before the accident (NBA.com)

If you were born in the 20th century, you most likely witnessed an American tragedy.  On February 26, 2007, NBA point guard Shaun Livingston collapsed from a layup attempt and obliterated his left knee in what was arguably the most grotesque sports injury in United States history.  Prior to the disaster, Livingston was heralded as a basketball prodigy, drawing comparisons to the multifaceted Magic Johnson.  Since his axle snapped, it’s been an uphill climb to remain relevant on the court.

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