The White Shadow: Season 2, Episode 20

The Russians Are Coming (26 Feb. 1980)

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A high school team from the Soviet Union decides to make a stop and Carver and play the team in an exhibition game. There is some tension, but the two teams warm up to one another and ... See full summary »

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Joan Pringle ...
Sybil Buchanan
Ed Bernard ...
Jim Willis
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James Hayward
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Morris Thorpe
Nathan Cook ...
Milton Reese
Erik Kilpatrick ...
Curtis Jackson
Byron Stewart ...
Ken Michelman ...
Abner Goldstein
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Ira Angustain ...
Jerry Fogel ...
Bill Donahue
Robin Pearson Rose ...
Katie Donahue (as Robin Rose)
Russell Phillip Robinson ...
Manager Phil Jefferson
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A high school team from the Soviet Union decides to make a stop and Carver and play the team in an exhibition game. There is some tension, but the two teams warm up to one another and establish a friendship, especially Hayward and one of the Soviets. However, when that player decides to defect and Hayward decides to help him it almost causes an international incident. Written by Brian Washington <Sargebri@att.net>

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