Maverick old-guard coach Jimmy McGinty is hired in the wake of a players' strike to help the Washington Sentinels advance to the playoffs. But that impossible dream hinges on whether his replacements can hunker down and do the job. So, McGinty dusts off his secret dossier of ex-players who never got a chance (or screwed up the one they were given) and knits together a bad-dream team of guys who just may give the Sentinels their title shot.
Maverick not young coach Jimmy McGinty is chosen in the aftermath of the people’ affect to aid the Sentinels enhance. But that impossible wish depends on whether his replacements can hunker down and perform the job. So, McGinty dusts off his secret dossier of ex-players who never got an opportunity (or screwed-up the main one these were granted) and knits together a negative-dreamteam of folks who merely can provide the Sentinels their title picture.
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