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How to Fix Basketball Games
By Arnold Popkin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Changing a few rules in basketball will make the game much fairer and more enjoyable. The major changes concern intentional fouls near the end of a game and the fouling out rule. Other subjects discussed include changes in time outs, changing the shot clock to 24 or 30 seconds, and better use of replay. Logical explanations for change are given, and fairness is the most important criterion.
Timothy Kendricks - The Battle Off The Court
By Timothy Kendricks Jeremy Hodge
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014 by Tabatha Bartow BarPublishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Timothy was going through life very active in sports and being a good kid. He had thoughts of making it to the NBA and getting his Mom moved into a better home; she took care of him he wanted to take care of her. While Tim fought the battle on the court to be the best he could be, there was another battle going on in his body. Little did he or his Mom know the battle they were about to endure...
SEMI-PRO-AM: The Basketball Reality You Never Knew
By GR Wilson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,790. Language: American English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The untold true story of a Basketball Reality where NBA All Stars matchup with Footlocker Employees, FIBA World Champions face High School Wannabes and where the salary of one team’s 12th man equals that of this team’s entire roster. 15 men battle the opposition, each other and themselves to succeed against everyone from the Sport’s Bottom Feeders and those who feast at its Highest Table.
Athletic Scholarships:Step By Step Blueprint For Playing College Sports
By Lynn West
Price: Free! Words: 25,760. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Lanie Dills Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
How are college Athletic Scholarships offered? Contrary to what you may think, college sports recruiting is a process that you can easily implement. However, it is a system that very few high school athletes or their parents know about Becoming a college athlete with an athletic scholarship allows you to play the sport you love and get a college education at the same time.
Layups and Life Lessons: 101 Coaching Tips for Youth Basketball
By Michael O'Halloran
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Basketball
How to add fun to your practices, teach fundamentals and life lessons, and motivate your team to play winning basketball. Volunteering to coach a youth basketball team can be a difficult challenge. With the knowledge gained from this book, you'll be confident at practices and games. You'll know what to do. Your players will reap the rewards and play their best basketball.
Debating Destiny: Michael Jordan vs. LeBron James
By Sports Entertainment Publishing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
"Debating Destiny: Michael Jordan vs. LeBron James" is a first-of-its-kind and exceedingly controversial attempt to answer the question that some believe will define an era in sports. Michael Jordan or LeBron James: Who is the greatest NBA player of all time?
Life on the Line: A Basketball Story
By Brian E. O'Neill
Series: Life is A Free Throw-Might As Well Make It!, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 33,240. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
In 2005 I had back surgery. At 66, my rehab would be difficult. I joined a local gym and rediscovered the sport of my youth, Basketball. I couldn’t run the court but I could throw up a Free Throw. In doing so I’ve developed my own technique, ”The Net Technique” I invite you to see how my love of Basketball as a boy eventually led me to shooting 97% at 73 years young.
The LeBron James Ripple Effect--How LeBron Changed the NBA Forever--Human or SuperHuman? 2012 & 2013 NBA Champions
By Fern Kuhn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The LeBron James Ripple Effect. How LeBron changed the NBA forever. How did LeBron change the NBA? Love him or hate him he is an extraordinary basketball player. No one else has changed the NBA like LeBron James. So why is LeBron James the most controversial figure in NBA history? This has been updated since LeBron James and the Miami Heat won the 2012 and 2013 NBA Championship.
Point Guards, Playoffs and The Future of Football
By Ben Sullivan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,230. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
A collection of eight sports essays that delve into some of the most important topics of sports right now. From football to baseball to basketball and more, there is something for every sports fan. Thoughtful, in-depth and even at times funny, Point Guards, Playoffs and The Future of Football is for any fan of sports today.
Dwight Howard: The Talented Yet Controversial Center
By Bill Nelson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by CATEK International. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Bill Nelson does a great job of chronicling the incredible career of the amazing NBA star Dwight Howard. Whether you consider Dwight defensively or offensively ... he is an All Star in every way.
From Peach Baskets to Dance Halls and the Not-so-Stern NBA
By Evan Weiner
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,530. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The 21st century version of the National Basketball Association will never be confused with the various leagues that cropped up after Dr. James Naismith came up with a game in the fall of 1891 at a Springfield, Massachusetts YMCA. Dr. Naismith put up some peach baskets and gave 18 players a soccer ball and the game of "basket ball" was born. A century later, basketball was a global sensation.
Enlightenment Through the Art of Basketball
By Hirohide Ogawa
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 by Oleander Press. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Yanagi enquired: What did the apprentice say to you? Ogawa answered: He said, “May I play?” Yanagi said: And what did you reply? Ogawa whispered: I asked him politely if he could be the post. Hirohide Ogawa’s dicta and aphorisms on the art of basketball, edited by his pupil S. Yanagi, constitutes the first book on the relationship of basketball with ultimate reality yet published in the West.
Ten Thousand Minutes: Pro Basketball Player Rankings 1952-2012
By Ian Parfrey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,740. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
At Alltimehoops, we've mathematically ranked almost 1,000 NBA and ABA players in order to determine who was most (and least) valuable. There are also lists within the main list, such as "Best Players to Never Make an All-Star Team," and "Worst #1 Picks." Features 960 player ratings, over 400 player comments, essays on current and historical basketball, and 18 original full-page drawings.
Boston Celtics IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom (Volume II)
By David Colburn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012 by Tucker Elliot. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Are you a Celtics Hall of Famer, or should you start rooting for a lesser franchise like the Lakers or Knicks? It’s time to find out – test your skills, wrack your brain, it’s the ultimate Boston Celtics IQ test.
Boston Celtics IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom
By David Colburn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012 by Tucker Elliot. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Think you know Celtics trivia? Think again. You’re about to find out how smart you really are about the Boston Celtics. Are you a rookie? Are you a tested, hardcore veteran? Or will you be hoping to find a team that will sign you to a ten-day contract halfway through the book? We'll let you know. Five chapters, more than 250 questions - that's what you're up against, and we're keeping score.
NBA Betting - Zig Zag Playoff Method 2.0
By Johnny Depot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012 by Mega Media Depot. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
There has been a long time, proven successful method for betting the NBA playoffs called the Zig Zag system. We have tweaked this popular system in version 2.0. When betting basketball, especially NBA playoffs you need to have a solid betting method, but without an effective way to bet (money management) you are destined for failure.
The Breaks of the Wind
By Blogcat
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.
The Fantasy Basketball Coaches' Fantasy Basketball Strategy Guide
By Nels Wadycki
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,060. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Over the years, the guys from Fantasy Basketball Coaches (fantasybasketballcoaches.com) have written the book on fantasy basketball. Now, they have quite literally written the book on fantasy basketball. Whether you are a fantasy basketball rookie looking to compete with more experience players, or a veteran baller wanting to take your game to the next level, this guide has it all.
Drinking and Drafting: Fantasy Basketball Strategery for Each Phase of the Game
By Josh Ahlstrom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,840. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
If your interested in taking your fantasy basketball game to the next level then “Drinking and Drafting” might as well have been written for you personally! Fantasy basketball is a lot of fun, but it takes quite a bit of skill and effort to be a great manager. This book will help you know when and where to focus your efforts and how to best tweak your own approach to team management.
Unofficial 2012 Olympic Guides: USA Men's Basketball
By Kyle Richardson
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!