Six Decades Later, Fisher's Got Game

Six Decades Later, Fisher's Got Game

There are 2 comments on the Hartford Courant story from Jan 1, 2008, titled Six Decades Later, Fisher's Got Game. In it, Hartford Courant reports that:

Bernie Fisher is in his element at Apricots, a restaurant of both elegance and cheer on Route 4. He takes a seat in the pub area and pushes a menu aside, explaining that at this point in his life, time is no ...

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Steve Berson

San Diego, CA

#1 Jan 8, 2008
I grew up next door to Bernie Fisher and your article couldn't have been more dead on. He once took me and his daughter Diane to a Harlem Magicians game, introduced me to the Marques Haynes, world's best dribbler and then donned a Magicians uniform and played with the team, which in the 1960's was similar to the Harlem Globetrotters. Bernie did it all, and as an impressionable young kid who played with his kids, he was quiet about his accomplishments, but obviously passionate about UCONN and sports in general. I've lost touch with Bernie, so thanks for the trip down memory lane.
Kyle Fisher

Windsor, CT

#2 Feb 16, 2008
That's my dad!^-^;;

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