Sports enthusiasts and people alike all tuned in for Broke, a documentary film part of ESPN’s 30 for 30 series. Broke broke numbers Tuesday night. It was ranked second highest in cable ratings after Sons of Anarchy. It is also the highest rated film in ESPN’s 30 for 30 series, superseding The U and Pony Express. This documentary featured and tried to get to the bottom as to why 60 percent of NBA players and 78 percent of NFL players go broke within five years of retirement.
Now do you believe that it is a must-see? To get a copy of the film, it is up for purchase on iTunes for $4.99. If you have cable, you can catch it again on ESPN Classic this Saturday at 6:30 pm EST.