The Book of Basketball

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.

Author: Bill Simmons

Publisher: ESPN

ISBN: 0345520106

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 734

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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 Little Giant Book of Basketball Facts

Contains a collection of basketball facts, trivia, and history.

Author: Wayne Stewart

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781402724152

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 352

View: 388

Contains a collection of basketball facts, trivia, and history.

Kids Book of Basketball

Tips and techniques are offered to every kid who dreams of being the next Michael Jordan. Photos.

Author: Skip Berry

Publisher: Citadel Press

ISBN: 9780806522388

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 192

View: 539

Tips and techniques are offered to every kid who dreams of being the next Michael Jordan. Photos.

Hoopmania

Looks at the history of basketball by era, discussing special games, players, and statistics.

Author: Brad Herzog

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780823936977

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 176

View: 875

Looks at the history of basketball by era, discussing special games, players, and statistics.

The First Book of Basketball

A readable guide for spectators and players.

Author: Don Schiffer

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Basketball

Page: 60

View: 714

A readable guide for spectators and players.

My First Book of Basketball

A Rookie Book (a Sports Illustrated Kids Book) The Editors of Sports Illustrated
Kids. MY FIRST BOOK OF BASKETBALL By Beth Bugler and Mark Bechtel
Illustrations by Bill Hinds.

Author: Sports Illustrated Kids Editors

Publisher: Time Home Entertainment

ISBN: 1547843322

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

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My First Book of Basketball, the sixth book in the best-selling Rookie Book series from Sports Illustrated Kids, coaches young kids through the game of basketball with a visual retelling of a professional basketball game--from the jump ball to the game-winning basket! Dribbling, passing, traveling, shooting, dunks, and more are all explained using a fun mix of Sports Illustrated action photography, simple text, a full glossary of terms, and awesome graphics. Illustrated "Rookie" characters--a girl, Gabby, and a boy, Sprat--appear on every page, providing fun facts and simple explanations to help kids better understand the game. Perfect for emerging readers from preschool up, My First Book of Basketball is meant to be a shared reading experience between parents and their little rookies before, during, and after the game.

The Book of Basketball

This book will make every NBA fans happy and excited to know more about the history and many other facts

Author: Debra Trevino

Publisher:

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Page: 70

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Readers are treated to all the biggest moments and greatest superstars, with over 75 stories ranging from Jerry West's 33-win streak Lakers, through Jordan's repeat three-peat Bulls, to Steph Curry and the 73-win Warriors and beyond. This book will make every NBA fans happy and excited to know more about the history and many other facts

The Complete Book of Basketball

Traces the history of basketball as presented in articles appearing in the "New York Times."

Author: Gene Brown

Publisher:

ISBN: 9780405126871

Category: Basketball

Page: 214

View: 476

Traces the history of basketball as presented in articles appearing in the "New York Times."

The Book of Basketball

This book of Basketball - The Ultimate Guide to Drastically Improving Your Basketball Shooting, Passing and Dribbling Skills, teaches you precision drills and specific exercises to stack skill after skill.

Author: Carolyn Hall

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 44

View: 336

Want to learn the exact basketball skills, strategies, and techniques the pros use? Discover to break through your basketball barriers. This book of Basketball - The Ultimate Guide to Drastically Improving Your Basketball Shooting, Passing and Dribbling Skills, teaches you precision drills and specific exercises to stack skill after skill. How to toughen your mental state and play with courage, confidence, and control How to be that go-to player who takes the winning shot and much, much more! Scroll up, click on "Buy now" and Be Better at Basketball right now!

The Best Book Of Basketball Facts And Stats

Provides information on each NBA team, memorable coaches, great games, notable events in NBA history, statistical leaders, and profiles of legendary players.

Author: Marty Strasen

Publisher: Buffalo, N.Y. ; Richmond Hill, Ont. : Firefly Books

ISBN: 9781552978771

Category: Reference

Page: 304

View: 735

Provides information on each NBA team, memorable coaches, great games, notable events in NBA history, statistical leaders, and profiles of legendary players.

The Book of Basketball Wisdom

Author: Criswell Freeman

Publisher: Walnut Grove Press

ISBN: 9781887655323

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 168

View: 258

A collection of insights, advice, and humor from 101 basketball legends. An excellent gift for any basketball fan, especially during the championship months, with basketball frenzy reaching its fever pitch during "March Madness". -- In-store displays available in several styles

My First Book of Basketball

my first book of basketball is the best gift if your children like basketball with 100 pages

Author: we lost because we couldn't win

Publisher:

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Page: 100

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my first book of basketball is the best gift if your children like basketball with 100 pages

The Book of Isiah

An Illustrated Biography of Basket Ball Legend Isiah Thomas When the Toronto Raptors named Isaih Lord Thomas III their vice president of basketball operations in 1994, NBA insiders instantly recognised the move as a smart one.

Author: Paul Challen

Publisher: E C W Press

ISBN: 9781550223002

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 280

View: 391

An Illustrated Biography of Basket Ball Legend Isiah Thomas When the Toronto Raptors named Isaih Lord Thomas III their vice president of basketball operations in 1994, NBA insiders instantly recognised the move as a smart one. Over a 13 year pro-basket ball career, Thomas's playmaking and scoring took the Detroit pistons to two NBA championships.

My First Book of Basketball

" ... Coaches young kids through the game of basketball with a visual retelling of a professional basketball game--from the jump ball to the game-winning basket!

Author: Sports Illustrated

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781547843350

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The Little Book of Basketball Law

And of course, with prominence and money come interesting legal dilemmas. Explore 13 fascinating cases that have arisen at all levels of the game in this fascinating book. It's the perfect addition to any lawyer/sport fan's library!

Author: Melissa Altman Linsky

Publisher: Amer Bar Assn

ISBN: 9781614389439

Category: Law

Page: 183

View: 713

Dr. Naismith never could have foreseen the skill, popularity, and financial rise of the game called basketball, that he inadvertently created. And of course, with prominence and money come interesting legal dilemmas. Explore 13 fascinating cases that have arisen at all levels of the game in this fascinating book. It's the perfect addition to any lawyer/sport fan's library!

Big Book of WHO Basketball

Written in a fun question and answer format, kids will be able to stump their friends. The Big Book of Who: Basketball is a book young sports fans will return to again and again as a lively, exciting resource.

Author: The Editors of Sports Illustrated Kids

Publisher: Sports Illustrated Kids

ISBN: 9781618931344

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 196

From the editors of Sports Illustrated Kids comes The Big Book of Who: Basketball, a 128-page collection of basketball's brightest stars, past and present. Profiles, facts and stats will bring the best players in pro basketball history to life with all of the classic touches that Sports Illustrated Kids is famous for--terrific, age-appropriate writing and exciting sports photography. Court greats from Lebron James to Michael Jordan, Candace Parker to Allen Iverson, Shaq to Magic Johnson, will be profiled. Written in a fun question and answer format, kids will be able to stump their friends. The Big Book of Who: Basketball is a book young sports fans will return to again and again as a lively, exciting resource.

Sports Illustrated Book of Basketball

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Category: Basketball

Page: 88

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The Great Book of Basketball

This is sure to be one of the best NBA basketball books out there, whether you're in the mood to learn about how Julius Erving shifted the landscape of the ABA, digging in on the Celtics dynasties of the 1950 and 1960s, this book has a ...

Author: Bill O'Neill

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781981964451

Category:

Page: 142

View: 452

Are you looking for a one of the NBA best basketball books? One that is chock full of sports stories, like how the ABA influenced today's NBA game? Or maybe random facts about the 1992 NBA Dream Team? Well, look no further. Proudly presenting The Great Book of Basketball, a book full of trivia questions that deal with six decades of stories that will make for fun reading and maybe create a couple of bar bets or two. And hopefully, maybe settle one or two in your favor. This is sure to be one of the best NBA basketball books out there, whether you're in the mood to learn about how Julius Erving shifted the landscape of the ABA, digging in on the Celtics dynasties of the 1950 and 1960s, this book has a little bit of everything and goes beyond the surface of simply what was popular. And did we mention trivia questions? Of course we did! And they aren't your run of the mill, everyone knows the answer off the top of their head sports trivia. You'll be challenged, you'll kick yourself for not knowing an answer or two, but you definitely won't be bored by these questions. Whether it's learning about "The Dunk of Death" or a little more about the early pioneers of the NBA, The Great Book of Basketball has a little something for everyone who is a fan of the orange roundie. From MJ to Magic and from LeBron to Larry Legend, there's some stories and stats that will make you think and make you laugh. So get your copy of The Great Book of Basketball today!

The Basketball Book

It provides additional coverage on methods of increasing jumping ability, sportsmanship, motivational strategies and much more. This is the most comprehensive book on the market.

Author: John W. Scott

Publisher: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780205319374

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 308

View: 178

John Scott, former professional player, college coach, and instructor, brings over three decades of research and experience to clearly illustrate every facet of the game of basketball. The Basketball Book goes well beyond teaching the skills and drills that make a successful instructor, coach, player and team. This unique and comprehensive text is an outstanding resource for anyone interested in basketball. The text teaches the Sure Shot Shooting System, the Triple Threat Scoring System, Three Point Shooting, Foul Shooting, and Fast Break Fundamentals. It provides additional coverage on methods of increasing jumping ability, sportsmanship, motivational strategies and much more. This is the most comprehensive book on the market.

Complete Rule Book of Basketball

Author: Upendra Singh Tomar

Publisher:

ISBN: 9788189981709

Category: Basketball

Page: 264

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