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The Breaks of the Wind
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,490. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Blogcat, writer for BobcatsPlanet.com, performs what he calls "stunt journalism" by daring to watch every minute of the disastrous 2011-2012 Charlotte Bobcats season. As his beloved team infamously wins just 7 games, the toll it takes on Blogcat becomes increasingly hilarious. You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll be glad you're not him.
Unofficial 2012 Olympic Guides: USA Men's Basketball
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
This is your complete guide to Men’s Basketball at the London Summer Olympics. Learn about men’s basketball, who is on the American Olympic team and which teams to expect on the podium. This guide is your complete insider look at Men’s Basketball in the 2012 London Olympics. Includes tips on how to become an Olympian!
Unofficial 2012 Olympic Guides: USA Women's Basketball
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
This is your complete guide to Women’s Basketball at the London Summer Olympics. Learn about women’s basketball, who is on the American Olympic team and which teams to expect on the podium. This guide is your complete insider look at Women’s Basketball in the 2012 London Olympics. Includes tips on how to become an Olympic Basketball player!
A True Maverick: Mark Cuban's path to the NBA championship
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Eight Dallas journalists capture Mark Cuban's development from a broke kid just arriving in town to a sophisticated team owner in this short collection of stories and essays from The Dallas Morning News.
BLACK FIVES: The Alpha Physical Culture Club's Pioneering African American Basketball Team, 1904-1923
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,900. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The Alpha Physical Culture Club's basketball team became famous during the 1910s playing within strict amateur ideals. But times were changing. New black fives dreamed of play-for-pay. Which ideal would prevail? The future of hoops was at stake.
The Big German: Dirk Nowitzki's journey to NBA champion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
By being himself and becoming a champion, Dirk Nowitzki rose from 10-time All-Star and 2007 league MVP and being arguably the best European-born player in NBA history to transcendent athlete.
Bathtub Hahn's Big Book of NCAA Trivia: 1985-2011
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
From "Which #16 seed lost by one point to Georgetown in the 1989 NCAA Tournament?" to "What year did Wisconsin and North Carolina both advance to the Final Four as #8 seeds?" Bathtub Hahn serves up 240 trivia questions that capture the historic heroics, unforeseen upsets and obscure origins of coaches and programs that make the NCAA Tournament the best sporting event on the planet.
The Crossover: A Brief History of Basketball and Race, From James Naismith to LeBron James
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The history of basketball contains all the drama inherent in America’s long struggle with racial intolerance and quest for equality. Highlighting characters both famous (Bill Russell, Michael Jordan) and obscure (Earl Lloyd, Holcombe Rucker), this book explores how what’s happened on the basketball court has mirrored race relations in the United States—and often preceded changes off of it.
LeBron James In His Own Words: an unofficial quotebook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Drawing from the last 10 years of media coverage of LeBron James, this book of quotations collects over 200 thought-provoking, insightful observations. With more than 100 subjects to choose from, topics range from basketball to life to success. This is the only book compilation of quotes by LeBron James.
The Villanova Miracle and 63 Other Dreams: A Game-by-Game Guide to the 1985 NCAA Tournament
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,330. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
While many of the great games and heroes produced by the NCAA tournament are well-known to sports fans, there are countless stories that have been forgotten. That changes with 'The Villanova Miracle and 63 Other Dreams'. This book, which was produced after countless hours of meticulous research, chronicles every game played in the NCAA tournament in 1985, when the field was expanded to 64 teams.
National Title: The Unlikely Tale of the NAIB Tournament
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You set the price! Words: 50,470. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
“National Title: The Unlikely Tale of the NAIB Tournament” is an archeological dig through the history of collegiate athletics. It details the origins of America's oldest collegiate national championship and the foundation of character-driven athletics. The NAIB (NAIA), began by Emil Liston and Dr. James Naismith, surpassed the NCAA in membership in just 10 years, and smashed color barriers.
CircBall - A Summary of Official Rules and Regulations
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
CircBall is a simulated indoor or outdoor basketball game of skill inside a circular court using a cluster of ring baskets which involves a mixture of competitive, interactive and cooperative game of play.