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I Never Had a Bike: Tales of Basketball and Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016 by sixovone. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Ed Janka shares his stories from 40 plus years in the game of basketball. From Michael Jordan to Jerry Seinfeld and from Mike Krzyzewski to Jimmy Valvano to Hubie Brown and many more. As the sub-title says, these are stories about basketball and life. Some very humorous and others are very touching. A fun and easy read!
Michael Jordan - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Ever wondered how Michael Jordan rose to stardom? At a young age, the man whose name would become synonymous with basketball learned to hold his head high and overcome adversity. When his wiry 5’ 11” frame was deemed too short for his high school basketball team, Michael Jordan had the choice of whether to give up completely his dream of professional basketball or to fight on.
History of Basketball
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Basketball is indeed a definitive concept and deserves its own account of history. From its humble beginnings in Springfield College of Massachusetts, it went on to cover a dynamic journey to rival soccer in not more than a hundred years since its inception.
Bill Spivey Kentucky All-American
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
Bill Spivey was a Warner-Robbins, Georgia 7-footer who starred for the Kentucky Wildcats for two seasons from 1949-1951. Along with Shelby Linville he was the finest player on Adolph Rupp's teams that advanced to the quarter finals of the NIT Championship (1950) and won the NCAA basketball championship vs. Kansas State in March 1951. Spivey's banishment continued to plague him as a professional.
1963-1964 Philadelphia 76ers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Basketball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The 1983-1964 Philadelphia 76ers were a team of good shooters that had trouble rebounding the basketball. Led by top scoring Hal Greer,the 76ers also had forward Lee Shaffer and center Johnny Kerr. Luckily for Philadelphia the New York Knickerbockers were a worse team, The Knicks finished on the bottom of the Eastern Division, Philadelphia met Oscar Robertson's Cincinnati Royals in the playoffs.
Fast Break Basketball for Kids
Series: young adult. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Sports & Recreation / Basketball
This is a very basic primer on how to coach basketball for kids 5 to 14 years old.
The Life of Kobe Bryant: The Legendary Basketball Idol
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
In the history of basketball, there are a number of players that contributed a lot to the sport. Their fame might just be fleeting, but once they retire from the game, their legacy will always be in the heart of their fans and many basketball lovers. Learn the story of the legendary basketball idol Kobe Bryant.
Grow Taller: 7 Easy Steps to Naturally Grow Taller for Men Only
Price: Free! Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016 by Jill Lopez. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
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The College Sports Rip Off
Series: Steve's Life & Times. Price: Free! Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The article discusses the thought provoking TV documentary "Schooled: The Price of College Sports" and the exploitation of athletes on whose backs the billion dollar college football and baseball industry is built.The real culprits in this racket are exposed.
The Game Fixing Scandal At NC State That Killed The Dixie Classic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Basketball
My book looks at the ordeals of three NC State basketball players who were accused of game fixing from 1959-1961. All of them were prep stars from New York. One was from Binghamton and the other two from Brooklyn. My ebook looks at their crimes and their ordeals in Raleigh and Durham courtrooms from 1961-1963. I also name each of the gamblers involved and the court judgments they received in 1962.
George Glamack UNC Tar Heels and Rochester Royals Center
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Basketball
My book looks at George Glamack as a college and pro basketball player. Before the NBA was formed, 1949-50, there was the National Basketball League, the American Basketball League and the Basketball Association of America. Glamack was a fine center/forward on Rochester Royals teams that won NBL titles in 1946 and '47. This was a time when pro players played in less than state of the art gyms.
The Beginner's Guide to Become a Better Basketball Player
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,840. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Basketball
The book covers the following but is not limited to: meaty info that parents, basketball players and coaches can utilize and benefit immediately. A daily workout schedule, a letter template to write coaches if you are not being recruited, the perseverance that you need to keep going, options after high school if you are not recruited, basketball camps in your region and more!
Make Money Refereeing Basketball by Simply Learning How – A Simplified Guide – Edition 1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
This guide is for the aspiring or the new basketball official who has officiated 0-10 games. Every great official began somewhere. This guide is intended to make your first experiences as a basketball official as pleasant and as wonderful as possible, from an advanced perspective.
Donald Sterling, Racist Team Owner: 100 Questions & Answers about the Scandal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by KAW Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
L.A. Clippers basketball team owner & billionaire Donald Sterling is involved in a scandal related to a conversation his mistress taped. On that tape, he reveals himself to be a racist. This book pulls together information from diverse sources to answer frequently asked questions about the case, such as: “Who is Donald Sterling?” “Who is his wife?” “Who is his girlfriend?" and "What happens next?"
Layups and Life Lessons: 101 Coaching Tips for Youth Basketball
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Basketball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
"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?
The LeBron James Ripple Effect--How LeBron Changed the NBA Forever--Human or SuperHuman? 2012 & 2013 NBA Champions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,230. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by CATEK International. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
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.
Enlightenment Through the Art of Basketball
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 by Oleander Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
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.

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