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Ten O'Clock News; Celtics vs Rockets


Boston Celtics vs. Houston Rockets. K.C. Jones and Satch Sanders coach these teams. Game play shot from courtside. Players include: Dave Cowens, Sidney Wicks, JoJo White, Kevin Stacom, Curtis Rowe, John Havlicek, Cedric Maxwell, Saunders, Bing, Boswell. Buzzing from commentary can be heard in the background. Crowd cheers.

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Ten O'Clock News

Celtics vs Rockets

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976



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Broadcast program

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Jones, K. C., 1932-
Wicks, Sidney, 1949-
Basketball players
White, Jo Jo, 1946-
Boston Celtics (Basketball team)
Sanders, Satch, 1938-
Havlicek, John, 1940-
Cowens, David W., 1948-
Rowe, Curtis, 1949-
Houston Rockets (Basketball team)
Stacom, Kevin, 1951-
News Report
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Celtics vs Rockets,” 01/11/1978, GBH Archives, accessed April 13, 2024,
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Celtics vs Rockets.” 01/11/1978. GBH Archives. Web. April 13, 2024. <>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Celtics vs Rockets. Boston, MA: GBH Archives. Retrieved from
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