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- Atria Books 2016; US$ 16.00 US$ 10.99
?If you care about basketball or about people, you will care about this book.? ?(John Feinstein, author of Season on the Brink ) ?[Daniels?s] story was quite powerful in an age before the Internet and social media and is a fantastic read for this generation?s basketball players, parents, and lovers of the game.? ?(Ronnie Flores, Ball is Life)... more...
- Triumph Books 2016; US$ 9.99
All In. The moment that LeBron James declared his return to the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2014, there was no doubt the franchise was all in on ending the city of Cleveland's over half-century drought without a major sports championship. From the mid-season coaching change to a 3-1 NBA Finals deficit, the Cavs were determined to overcome any obstacle to... more...
- Baker Publishing Group 2016; US$ 15.99
This New York Times bestseller is the true story of a friendship between two high school basketball players, one black and one white, that diffused the highly charged racial tensions in a small Southern town during the late 1960s. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 63.95
Examine the social and cultural impact of basketball on America at the amateur and professional levels! Basketball in America: From the Playgrounds to Jordan?s Game and Beyond is a pioneering analysis of the history of basketball and its effect on popular culture from the 1970s to today. The popularity of basketball is undeniable, and the subject... more...
- Sports Publishing 2016; US$ 24.99
Dra?en Petrovic was born on October 22, 1964, in ?ibenik, Croatia. Learning basketball at an early age from his older brother, Aleksandar, Dra?en was a natural. He began his professional career at the age of fifteen, playing for the national team, where he began his rise through the European circuit. Known as a skilled shooter, it was not unusual... more...
- Open Road Distribution 2016; US$ 4.99
More and more women and girls are discovering the joy and relishing the fierce competition of team sports. Their increasing participation in sports is influencing all aspects of women?s?and men?s?lives. Playing Like a Girl explores the ramifications of this sports revolution, such as the change in male-female relationships, the impact on women in... more...
- UNP - Nebraska 2016; US$ 34.95
Wartime Basketball tells the story of basketball?s survival and development during World War II and how those years profoundly affected the game?s growth after the war. Prior to World War II, basketball?professional and collegiate?was largely a regional game, with different styles played throughout the country. Among its many impacts on home-front... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 79.95
An effective strength and conditioning program is an essential component of the preparation of any athlete or sportsperson. Strength and Conditioning for Sports Performance is a comprehensive and authoritative introduction to the theory and practice of strength and conditioning, providing students, coaches and athletes with everything they need... more...
- Temple University Press 2016; US$ 19.95
Pro basketball player Rasheed Wallace often exclaimed the pragmatic truth ? Ball don?t lie!? during a game. It is a protest against a referee?s bad calls. But the slogan, which originated in pickup games, brings the reality of a racialized urban playground into mainstream American popular culture. In Ball Don?t Lie!, Yago Colás traces the... more...
- Triumph Books 2016; US$ 9.99
After 20 unforgettable years in the NBA, Kobe Bryant is calling it a career. All he?s done in those two decades is establish himself as one of the best to ever play the game, arguably the greatest Laker ever and the most popular athlete in the history of Los Angeles sports. The Black Mamba?s path to iconic status started quietly as the 13th pick of... more...