Books tagged: nba history

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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.
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.
First: Three African-American Athletes That Changed the Game
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,960. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
For change to happen, there has to be someone daring enough to suffer through the negativity of being first. The three players profiled here, beat the odds and changed the game. Profiled in this book: Jackie Robinson — The first African-American baseball player Fritz Pollard — The first African-American coaches in the NFL and one of the first African-American players in the NFL Nathaniel Clif
Boston Celtics IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom (Volume II)
Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 22. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,370. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
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.