The Book of Basketball

Written By Bill Simmons
The Book of Basketball
  • Publsiher : Espn Books
  • Release : 15 August 2022
  • ISBN : 0345520106
  • Pages : 734 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 1141 reviews
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The Book of Basketball

The Book of Basketball
  • Author : Bill Simmons
  • Publisher : Espn Books
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 734
  • ISBN : 0345520106
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Summary : An opinionated tour of the past, present, and future of pro basketball, written by ESPN's "Sports Guy" columnist, shares insights on everything from major NBA events and underrated players to how Hall of Famers should be selected....

The Book of Basketball

The Book of Basketball
  • Author : Bill Simmons
  • Publisher : ESPN
  • Release Date : 2009-10-27
  • Total pages : 752
  • ISBN : 0345520106
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Summary : NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The NBA according to The Sports Guy—now updated with fresh takes on LeBron, the Celtics, and more! Foreword by Malcom Gladwell • “The work of a true fan . . . it might just represent the next phase of sports commentary.”—The Atlantic Bill Simmons, the wildly opinionated and ...

The Little Giant Book of Basketball Facts

The Little Giant Book of Basketball Facts
  • Author : Wayne Stewart
  • Publisher : Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 0345520106
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Summary : Contains a collection of basketball facts, trivia, and history....

The Joy of Basketball

The Joy of Basketball
  • Author : Ben Detrick,Andrew Kuo
  • Publisher : Abrams
  • Release Date : 2021-11-09
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 0345520106
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Summary : A vibrant, unconventional, highly opinionated guide to the triumphs, joys, struggles, and heartbreaks of the modern era of the game, for every obsessive basketball fan who loves to hate hot takes The Joy of Basketball celebrates the meteoric rise of basketball over the last quarter century by ignoring the bland, ...

Historical Dictionary of Basketball

Historical Dictionary of Basketball
  • Author : John Grasso
  • Publisher : Scarecrow Press
  • Release Date : 2010-11-15
  • Total pages : 532
  • ISBN : 0345520106
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Summary : The Historical Dictionary of Basketball is a comprehensive account of all forms of basketball_amateur, professional, men's, women's, Olympic, domestic, and international_from its invention in 1891 by Dr. James Naismith through the present day. This is done through a chronology, an introductory essay, an extensive bibliography, and over 600 cross-referenced dictionary ...

We Average Unbeautiful Watchers

We Average Unbeautiful Watchers
  • Author : Noah Cohan
  • Publisher : U of Nebraska Press
  • Release Date : 2019-07-01
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0345520106
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Summary : Sports fandom—often more than religious, political, or regional affiliation—determines how millions of Americans define themselves. In We Average Unbeautiful Watchers, Noah Cohan examines contemporary sports culture to show how mass-mediated athletics are in fact richly textured narrative entertainments rather than merely competitive displays. While it may seem that ...

The Book of Man

The Book of Man
  • Author : William J. Bennett
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson
  • Release Date : 2013-10-22
  • Total pages : 608
  • ISBN : 0345520106
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Summary : WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A MAN Raising up men has never been easy, but today is seems particularly tough. The young and old need heroes to embody the eternal qualities of manhood: honor, duty, valor, and integrity. InThe Book of Man, William J. Bennett points the way, offering a ...

The Best Book of Basketball Facts Stats

The Best Book of Basketball Facts   Stats
  • Author : Marty Strasen,Sports Team Analysis and Tracking Systems, Inc
  • Publisher : Buffalo, N.Y. ; Richmond Hill, Ont. : Firefly Books
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0345520106
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Summary : Provides information on each NBA team, memorable coaches, great games, notable events in NBA history, statistical leaders, and profiles of legendary players....

Sams Teach Yourself ASP NET 4 in 24 Hours

Sams Teach Yourself ASP NET 4 in 24 Hours
  • Author : Scott Mitchell
  • Publisher : Pearson Education
  • Release Date : 2010-07-06
  • Total pages : 648
  • ISBN : 0345520106
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Summary : In just 24 sessions of one hour or less, you’ll learn how to build complete, professional-quality web solutions with ASP.NET 4 and Microsoft Visual Web Developer 2010. Using this book’s straightforward, step-by-step approach, you’ll master the entire process, from site design through data collection, user management through debugging and ...

Basketball s Most Wanted

Basketball s Most Wanted
  • Author : Floyd Conner
  • Publisher : Potomac Books, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2001-09-30
  • Total pages : 332
  • ISBN : 0345520106
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Summary : All-American George Glamack was known as the Blind Bomber because his eyesight was so poor that he couldnOCOt see the basket. Bobby Bailey once fouled out of a game in three minutes. The first professional basketball player, Fred Cooper, earned sixteen dollars per game. Swedish player Mats Wermelin scored all 272 ...

Talk about Books

Talk about Books
  • Author : Elizabeth Knowles,Martha Smith
  • Publisher : Libraries Unlimited
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 147
  • ISBN : 0345520106
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Summary : This new guide provides everything you need to run a dynamic, no-fuss book discussion group with elementary and middle school students....

Hoop Lore

Hoop Lore
  • Author : Connie Kirchberg
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2007-01-30
  • Total pages : 347
  • ISBN : 0345520106
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Summary : This work covers 115 years of basketball, detailing how and why the NBA was able to overcome so many of the obstacles that crushed its predecessors to become the most successfully marketed league in all of professional sports. Topics covered are the game's inventor, James Naismith; the Buffalo Germans in the ...

Kids Book of Basketball

Kids  Book of Basketball
  • Author : Skip Berry
  • Publisher : Citadel Press
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 0345520106
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Summary : Tips and techniques are offered to every kid who dreams of being the next Michael Jordan. Photos....

The Book of Luke

The Book of Luke
  • Author : Jenny O'Connell
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2007-04-03
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 0345520106
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Summary : From the bestselling author of Plan B comes a funny and touching new novel about a girl, a boy, and a notebook that could ruin everything. Emily Abbott has always been considered the Girl Most Likely to Be Nice -- but lately being nice hasn't done her any good. Her ...

First of the Year 2010

First of the Year  2010
  • Author : Benj DeMott
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-07-05
  • Total pages : 300
  • ISBN : 0345520106
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Summary : This is the third volume of the First of the Year annual series. Contributors such as Armond White, Philip Levine, Charles O'Brien, Uri Avnery, Donna Gaines, Tom Smucker, Scott Spencer, and Amiri Baraka are back (and fractious as ever). And First's family of writers keeps growing. This volume includes vital ...