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Red Cards
21:39

The Troubling Death of an NBA Hopeful

Colorado State graduate and NBA hopeful Wendell Lee Jr. was shot dead outside his girlfriend’s home in 2015. We speak with Lee’s family and others tied to the case to try and make sense of this seemingly senseless bloodshed.
Red Cards
11:28

The Godfather of D.C. Basketball Was Also a Cocaine Kingpin

The “godfather of D.C. basketball,” Curtis Malone bred three NBA lottery picks and hundreds of Division I players through his D.C. AAU program. Basketball players were not all Malone dealt in, however.
Red Cards
13:28

Basketball to Drug Trafficking: The Story of Pee Wee Kirkland

VICE meets Harlem legend Pee Wee Kirkland. Tracing Pee Wee's life story, we learn of his life as a drug kingpin, an NBA recruit, and a mentor to at-risk youth.
Red Cards
40:41

The Death of Will Smith

Red Cards unpacks the shooting of former NFL Saints player, Will Smith. The investigation takes us to New Orleans, a vibrant city with a historically controversial legal system.
Red Cards
11:51

Inside the World of Tim Donaghy's Gambling Ring

VICE investigates the 2007 NBA betting scandal. Jimmy "the sheep" Battista, the scandal's mastermind, reveals the unfiltered story of an NBA ref who bet on his own games.
Red Cards
13:34

The Champion Mountain Biker Turned Drug Smuggler

VICE Sports meets legendary mountain biker Missy Giove to learn how a downhill champ ended up hunted by the DEA for her role in a multimillion-dollar drug smuggling operation.
Innocence Ignored
20:10

Faulty Forensics Put Me on Death Row

Most people are introduced to forensic science through TV and film, and because of this we have come to see forensic techniques as foolproof methods for solving crimes. But many forensic science techniques were not developed by scientists.
Innocence Ignored / Clip
2:34

Innocence Ignored: Stories of the Wrongfully Convicted (Trailer)

More than 2,000 wrongfully convicted people have been exonerated in the United States since 1989 according to the National Registry of Exonerations.
TATTOO AGE S2 EP9
22:33

Old School Tattoos with Mike Perfetto

Mike Perfetto is Brooklyn's longest working tattooer.
TATTOO AGE / Clip
5:00

Brooklyn's Mike Perfetto: The Hardcore Scene's Tattoo King

This New York icon tattooed members of Murphy's Law, Cro-Mags, and generations of Brooklyn locals.
Broadly Specials
5:48

Unfollow Me: The Story of Alice Ruggles

Alice Ruggles was murdered by her ex-boyfriend in 2016, despite reporting him to the police twice before her death. Broadly learns about her life and how we can keep stalking victims safe.
VICE Specials
11:57

Inside The Growing Men’s Rights Movement in India

VICE met up with the activists and founder of SIFF, a leading men's rights organization taking cues from America's men's rights activists.
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