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There is rejoicing over planned documentary ‘I Hate Christian Laettner’

Christian Laettner’ game-winning shot in overtime over Kentucky’s Deron Feldhaus in the 1992 NCAA Tournament has been replayed countless times.
Christian Laettner’ game-winning shot in overtime over Kentucky’s Deron Feldhaus in the 1992 NCAA Tournament has been replayed countless times. The Associated Press

ESPN made an announcement Tuesday that was music to the ears of many college basketball fans.

First the news:

Yes, former Duke star Christian Laettner was disliked by a legion of fans during his playing days.

So ... it’s no surprise that the reaction on Twitter was that of joy. This is a sampling of what people said (well, those tweets that didn’t include curse words).

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