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Betaball: How Silicon Valley and Science Built One of the Greatest Basketball Teams in History
Malinowski, Erik
(Paperback)

71% off list price of $17.00

Moneyball meets The City Game in this compelling look at how the world champion Golden State Warriors embraced savvy business practices, next-generation science, and Silicon Valley's technocentric culture to not only produce the most talented basketball team ever assembled but revolutionize the m...


Golden Days: West's Lakers, Steph's Warriors, and the California Dreamers Who Reinvented Basketball
McCallum, Jack
(Paperback)

71% off list price of $17.00

In Golden Days, acclaimed sports journalist Jack McCallum uses two teams—today’s Golden State Warriors and the L.A. Lakers of the early 1970s—to trace the dynamic history of the National Basketball Association, which for much of the last half-century has marched memorably through the state of Cal...


Called for Traveling: My Nomadic Life Playing Pro Basketball Around the World
Smith, Tyler
(Hardcover)

74% off list price of $24.99

Called for Traveling is a pro basketball journey that spans four continents, seven countries and twelve teams over eleven hilarious and adventurous years. After playing his college ball at Penn State, Tyler Smith had a path in mind of where he wanted his pro basketball career to lead. Bringing hi...


Sole Influence
Wetzel, Dan/Yaeger, Don
(Hardcover)

84% off list price of $24.95

Hard-hitting, thoroughly researched, and deeply troubling, Sole Influence sounds an important alarm to a society that for too long has ignored the dark business behind amateur sports--and what it does to the young people who play them.


Tales from the Villanova Wildcats Locker Room: A Collection of the Greatest Wildcat Stories Ever Told (Tales from the Team)
Pinckney, Ed
(Hardcover)

80% off list price of $19.95

Take a bunch of nice kids, dump in gobs of fiery Italian seasoning, mix in copious measures of robust Augustinian teaching, and stir gently for four years. That’s the winning recipe that transformed April Fool’s Day 1985 into a feast for underdogs and everymen everywhere. March Madness maddened t...


The Mozart of Basketball: The Remarkable Life and Legacy of Drazen Petrovic
Spehr, Todd
(Hardcover)

69% off list price of $24.99

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Alley-Oop to Aliyah: African American Hoopsters in the Holy Land
Goldstein, David A.
(Hardcover)

84% off list price of $24.99

Every season, dozens of African American basketball players pack up their sneakers to play and live in Israel. They eat Israeli food, navigate Israeli hustle and bustle, experience cultural and religious customs in the world’s only Jewish country, and voluntarily expose themselves to the omnipres...


Tales from the Wake Forest Demon Deacons Locker Room: A Collection of the Greatest Demon Deacon Stories Ever Told (Tales from the Team)
Collins, Dan
(Hardcover)

70% off list price of $19.99

Based on the gold-standard currency of tradition and success, few college basketball programs are richer in history than Wake Forest University’s. This reissue of Tales from the Wake Forest Demon Deacons Locker Room, first published in 2004, traces that vibrant history from the birth of the leagu...


Manute: The Center of Two Worlds
Montville, Leigh
(Paperback)

69% off list price of $15.99

He is the tallest man ever to play pro basketball; he can dunk the ball without leaving the floor. He has traveled from a small village in the south of the Sudan to the high-tech, glitzy arenas of the NBA. He is Manute Bol, the 7'7" Dinka tribesman who has become a star. In a dazzling debut, Leig...


Dean Smith: A Basketball Life
Davis, Jeff
(Hardcover)

78% off list price of $25.99

Former University of North Carolina men’s basketball coach Dean Smith was one of the most successful coaches ever to hold a whistle. In his 36-years at North Carolina, his teams won a record 879 games. They also captured two national championships, claimed 30 seasons with at least 20 wins, and m...


Earl the Pearl: My Story
Monroe, Earl
(Paperback)

69% off list price of $17.99

Earl "The Pearl" Monroe is a basketball legend whose impact on the game transcends statistics, a player known as much for his unorthodox, "playground" style of play as his championship pedigree. Observers said that watching him play was like listening to jazz, his moves resembling freefloating im...


Earl the Pearl: My Story
Monroe, Earl
(Paperback)

81% off list price of $17.99

Earl "The Pearl" Monroe is a basketball legend whose impact on the game transcends statistics, a player known as much for his unorthodox, "playground" style of play as his championship pedigree. Observers said that watching him play was like listening to jazz, his moves resembling freefloating im...


I Was There! (Updated and Expanded)
Mirlis, Eric
(Paperback)

74% off list price of $16.99

Take a trip through sports history through the eyes of those covering the biggest events of all-time. In I Was There! sixty-five of the biggest names in sports broadcasting and journalism share their personal experiences at the Top 5 sports moments they each saw in person.From cultural phenomena ...


You're the Basketball Ref: Mind-Boggling Questions to Test Your Basketball Knowledge
Stewart, Wayne
(Paperback)

70% off list price of $12.99

Do you think you know basketball? Do you think you know it well enough to take the court as an NBA or NCAA referee and accurately make the really tough calls? Well, here’s your chance to prove how much you really know about the history and rules of one of the world’s most popular sports.You’re th...


You're the Basketball Ref: 101 Questions to Test Your IQ
Stewart, Wayne
(Softcover)

68% off list price of $8.95

Do you think you know basketball? Do you think you know it well enough to take the court as an NBA or NCAA referee and accurately make the really tough calls? Well, here’s your chance to prove how much you really know about the history and rules of one of the world’s most popular sports.You Be th...


Basketball (And Other Things) A Collection of Questions Asked, Answered, Illustrated
Serrano, Shea
(Softcover)

67% off list price of $19.99

This book is made up of thirty-three chapters. Each chapter is a different basketball question that needs to be answered. Some of them are obviously crucial and some of them are secretly crucial. But all of them are approached in ways that are smart and fun and nuanced.


Tales from the Dallas Mavericks Locker Room: A Collection of the Greatest Mavs Stories Ever Told (Tales from the Team)
Aron, Jaime
(Hardcover)

80% off list price of $19.99

One of the most exciting teams in the NBA, the Dallas Mavericks have taken the sports world by storm. Now readers and fans will finally get the chance to hear the stories and witness the action that defines the powerhouse team that captured the 2011 NBA title. In this newly updated edition of Tal...


Coach Wooden and Me: Our 50-Year Friendship On and Off the Court (Large Print)
Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem
(Hardcover)

70% off list price of $31.00

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar explores his 50-year friendship with Coach John Wooden, one of the most enduring and meaningful relationships in sports history. In 1965, 18-year old Lew Alcindor played basketball for Coach John Wooden at UCLA. It was the beginning of what was to become a 50-year long relatio...


Got to Give the People What They Want: True Stories and Flagrant Opinions from Center Court
Rose, Jalen
(Hardcover)

76% off list price of $28.00

Jalen Rose has never been quiet. Not as a kid growing up in Detroit in the 70’s and 80’s. Not as the brash, trash-talking leader of the legendary "Fab Five" at the University of Michigan. Not as the player under the stewardship of Hall of Famers Larry Bird, Isiah Thomas and others throughout h...


101 Youth Netball Drills (101 Drills, Ages 7-11)
Sheryn, Anna
(Paperback)

70% off list price of $20.00

The practice bible for youth netball coaches.Designed specifically for players aged 7-11, this manual contains a wide variety of practice drills to help young players develop. Fun, educational and challenging, all the drills are illustrated and cover the essential skills including:• warming up• m...


Victory For MSU (A 120-Year History of Spartan Men's Basketball)
Bradsher, Bethany
(Hardcover)

78% off list price of $59.95

This beautiful coffee table book has over 320 full-color pages packed with photos and stories covering the history of Michigan State University Spartans Basketball.


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