The stars were out in force for the 2011 Quicken Loans Carrier Classic.
Westwood One Sports courtside reporter Jim Gray spoke to honorary captains Magic Johnson and James Worthy, as well as legendary Los Angeles Laker Jerry West, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus and the Commanding Officer of the USS Carl Vinson, Bruce Lindsey.
(Listen to Magic Johnson’s interview from the Carrier Classic)
(Listen to James Worthy’s interview from the Carrier Classic)
(Listen to Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus with Jim Gray from the Carrier Classic)
(Listen to the Commanding Officer of the USS Carl Vinson, Bruce Lindsey, with Jim Gray at the Carrier Classic)
(Listen to Jerry West’s interview from the Carrier Classic)
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