Touched By Gold (2012)
Many consider the 1971-72 World Champion Los Angeles Lakers as one of the greatest teams in the history of the NBA. But despite a remarkable run to the title that included a record 33-game winning streak, this group of aging stalwarts and enthusiastic youngsters were the unlikeliest of champions.
Stunning never before seen archival footage and photos paint a very personal picture of the team’s stars, including Wilt Chamberlain, Jerry West, Gail Goodrich, Pat Riley, and coach Bill Sharman. Through exclusive HD interviews with West, Goodrich, Riley,Tommy Hawkins and Elgin Baylor along with celebrity fans, writers, and historians, Touched by Gold reveals the characters, personalities and events that gave us one of the most unique seasons in professional sports.