Topics and Guests for Friday, July 18

Veteran newscaster John Gibson gets to the core of the most salient issues facing America today as host of FNC's hard-hitting primetime show The Big Story with John Gibson, airing Monday through Friday at 5 p.m. ET, with expert legal analysis from Judge Andrew Napolitano and in-depth field reports from correspondent Heather Nauert.

July 18:

Prosecutors in Colorado decide to pursue sexual assault charges against NBA star Kobe Bryant
•  Judge Andrew Napolitano, FNC senior judicial analyst
•  Susan Estrich, FNC contributor

For professional athletes, the fantastic perks come with pitfalls.  It is all too easy to get hooked up with drugs, con artists and even women who don't have your best interests at heart
•  Trevor Matich, former Washington Redskin

Be sure to tune into The Big Story with John Gibson ... weekdays at 5 p.m. ET.