Comments for: Basketball referee John Shoppe feels ‘lucky’ after surviving tournament heart attack

Posted Feb. 23, 2013, at 11:03 a.m.
Last modified Feb. 23, 2013, at 12:12 p.m.

BANGOR | As a basketball official, John Shoppe is hard to miss when he’s on the court, as he often blows his whistle during a game. Eight days ago, on Friday, Feb. 8, Shoppe endured a few extra minutes of pain amidst a heart attack because he didn’t want …

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