Originally posted on Celtics Life  |  Last updated 10/16/11
When most people today think of professional two-sport stars, they think about Bo Jackson or Deion Sanders.  A lot of people might remember Dave DeBusschere too.  But the only guy to win an NBA Championship and World Series is this week's What the Hell Happened To feature, Gene Conley. Like I've done throughout the history of WTHHT, I decided to go the extra mile and educate myself on the career of Gene Conley.  I was able to do this by purchasing One of a Kind, a biography on Gene's life written by his wife Kathyrn.  Maybe it's because I just got done reading books by Harlan Coben or maybe writing isn't her thing, but the book was the worst thing I've ever read, to the point I gave up and began skimming through sections.  It provides an incoherent rambling of ideas sowed together by "chapters" detailing their life.  "Gene went to the shipyard and then to the ballpark and then to the hotel, and then stopped at church."  Kathryn seems like a terrific person but reading this book made...
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