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I Never Had a Bike: Tales of Basketball and Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,930. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016 by Robert Brown. 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.
Win 'Em All - Little Laurel Wins Montana's Biggest Basketball Trophy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,710. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A piece of sports history from Montana - an undersized team from one of the state's smaller high schools goes undefeated and wins its first state basketball championship by beating a bigger team (enrollment and lineup) in overtime, witnessed by the biggest crowd for a basketball game in Treasure State history. A vivid description from a sportswriter who was there takes you back to a glorious time.
Three Dubs-Straight Out Of High School
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 9,910. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
This is the life story of Bill "Poodle" Willoughby. A former 8 year National Basketball Association and the first and youngest player to be drafted to the NBA straight out of high school. His story is inspiring to people of all ages and for those who are trying to overcome obstacles of all sorts.
Fast Break Basketball for Kids
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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Chasing Gilas: The Journey from Spain to Korea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,300. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Relive the Gilas Pilipinas journey in the 2014 World Cup in Spain and 2014 Incheon Asian Games. A nation that is united by a momentous win is now in disarray with the debacle of a loss. The nation with its passion for the sport arguably unmatched in the world is now seeking answers. What just happened, Gilas?
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 Stern Years: 1984-2014
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,900. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
David Stern began his association with the National Basketball Association in 1966. The NBA of 1966 will never be confused with the NBA of February 1, 2014 when Stern retired after a 30 year reign as National Basketball Association commissioner. By the time Stern retired, basketball was the second most popular sport in the world.
The Soleprint : The Inside Secrets To Getting Any Shoe You Want
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,950. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
All the inside sneakers to getting any sneaker you want. How to get any sneaker you want online before they sell out. All the sneakers to getting all the latest and sneakers available. Limited quantities? No problem. Difficult to get online? No problem. No more striking out online and no more of being frustrated by not getting a release. This book tells you ALL the secrets!
Basketball Offense Development
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
This E-book precisely details the techniques on how to develop a highly efficient offensive basketball team.
Jammin' with Steven Adams
Series: Reading Warriors. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Sports & Recreation
Jammin’ with Steven Adams is the amazing story of how a troubled young man from small town New Zealand, achieved his dream of playing in the best basketball competition in the world … the NBA! Learn how you can achieve the impossible through the power of hope. ‘I achieved my dream by being committed - in the classroom and on the basketball court.’ Steven Adams
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.
Choose and Be Chosen: A Proactive Guide to Becoming a College Basketball Recruit
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
For many young athletes and their families the recruiting process is unfamiliar territory. Deciding where you should spend four crucial years of your life can be downright scary. This book gives prospects and their families practical, proactive steps for taking the recruiting process into their own hands, as they strive to realize their dreams of playing basketball at the collegiate level.
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!

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