Summarized by Janus Wilkinson
For Bailey, An Unorthodox Life
Washington Post 25May99; Page D01 L5
By Michael Wilbon
SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH -- This is a lengthy but positive article about Thurl
Bailey, a member of the Utah Jazz basketball team and member of the LDS
The article spans his professional life, with beginnings with the Jazz and
then his time in Europe. Now, Bailey has returned to the Jazz, due mainy in
opart to his belief that being with his family here was more impoortant than
playing in Europe for the big money.
Bailey discusses his conversion to the Church and how it has affected his
life, both professionally and personally. He talks about the Church's
missionary efforts and it extensive service efforts all around the world.