My copy of the Official Guide to Professional Basketball does show Yosemite Sam and several Nerdlucks playing pro ball for a while in the 70's, but I might have been reading it upside down. Or maybe they were in the ABA, where things were always a little "iffy"?
For what it's worth, I couldn't think of anything dumber to do than liveblog the season premiere of American Gladiators. But I'm writing, and you're reading, and we bloom where we're planted, so YEAH LETSGETITON
"Foxtrap" is most easily broken into three chapters: 1) there's Fred Williamson, 2) there's a few other characters, 3) Fred Williamson kills the other characters.