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Dust Bowl Girls: The Inspiring Story of the Team That Barnstormed Its Way to Basketball Glory
Dust Bowl Girls: The Inspiring Story of the Team That Barnstormed Its Way to Basketball Glory
By HighBridge Audio
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ean: 9781681681986, isbn: 1681681986,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 108 reviews
At the height of the Great Depression, Sam Babb, the charismatic basketball coach of tiny Oklahoma Presbyterian College, began dreaming. Like so many others, he wanted a reason to have hope. Traveling from farm to farm, he recruited talented, hardworking young women and offered them a chance at a better life: a free college education if they would come play for his basketball team, the Cardinals. Despite their fears of leaving home and the sacrifices faced by their families, the women followed


On the Court with.Stephen Curry
On the Court with.Stephen Curry
By Hachette Audio
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 28 reviews
Discover the amazing achievements of fan favorite two-time MVP Stephen Curry in this brand-new, comprehensive biography. Steph Curry is a two-time NBA Most Valuable Player, record-breaker, and Finals champion who electrifies fans with his incredible on-court feats. He's also a dedicated husband, father, and philanthropist who inspires people on and off the court. Learn more about this remarkable athlete in this biography..


This Book Has Balls: Sports Rants from the MVP of Talking Trash
This Book Has Balls: Sports Rants from the MVP of Talking Trash
By Simon & Schuster Audio
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 61 reviews
Michael Rapaport, actor, top 50 podcaster, award-winning film maker, and sports fanatic, is here to set the world straight on the greatest and downright worst athletes, players, teams, and jerseys - while refusing to mention statistics, analytics, or anything else that isn't pure hustle. In 1979, nine-year-old Michael Rapaport decided he was going to do whatever it took to be a pro baller. He practiced and practiced, but by the time he was 15, he realized there was no place for a slow, white


The Great Book of Basketball: Interesting Facts and Sports Stories: Sports Trivia, Book 4
The Great Book of Basketball: Interesting Facts and Sports Stories: Sports Trivia, Book 4
By LAK Publishing
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
Are you looking for one of the NBA's best basketball books? One that is chock full of sports stories, like how the ABA influenced today's NBA game? Or maybe random facts about the 1992 NBA Dream Team? Well, look no further. Proudly presenting The Great Book of Basketball, full of trivia questions that deal with six decades of stories that will make for fun listening and maybe create a couple of bar bets or two. And hopefully, maybe settle one or two in your favor. This is sure to be one of


Chris Bosh: The Inspiring Story of One of Basketball's Most Dynamic Power Forwards
Chris Bosh: The Inspiring Story of One of Basketball's Most Dynamic Power Forwards
By Calvintir Books, LLC
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 139 reviews
Learn the inspiring story of the Miami Heat's legendary power forward Chris Bosh! In Chris Bosh: The Inspiring Story of One of Basketball's Most Dynamic Power Forwards, you will learn the inspirational story of one of basketball's greatest modern power forwards, Chris Bosh. Chris Bosh played a key role as a member of the Big Three that captured two NBA titles between 2010 and 2014. It was one of the most historic and dominant runs of a team as few could parallel the combined firepower of LeBron


Valvano They Gave Me a Lifetime Contract and They Declared Me Dead
Valvano They Gave Me a Lifetime Contract and They Declared Me Dead
By Audioworks
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ean: 9780671735708, isbn: 0671735705,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
Colorful, controversial, and outspoken basketball coach Jim Valvano recalls nearly a quarter century as a coach, including North Carolina State's 1982 Cinderella NCAA championship and the 16-month rollercoaster ride that led to his resignation..


Basketball Junkie: A Memoir
Basketball Junkie: A Memoir
By Tantor Audio
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4.5 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
At basketball-crazy Durfee High School in Fall River, Massachusetts, junior guard Chris Herren carried his family's and the city's dreams on his skinny frame. His grandfather, father, and older brother had created their own sports legends in a declining city; he was the last, best hope for a career beyond the shuttered mills and factories. Herren was heavily recruited by major universities, chosen as a McDonald's All-American, featured in a Sports Illustrated cover story, and at just seventeen


The Rise of the National Basketball Association
The Rise of the National Basketball Association
By University Press Audiobooks
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4.3 out of 5 stars with 120 reviews
Today's National Basketball Association commands millions of spectators worldwide, and its many franchises are worth hundreds of millions of dollars. But the league wasn't always so successful or glamorous: in the 1940s and 1950s, the NBA and its predecessor, the Basketball Association of America, were scrambling to attract fans. Teams frequently played in dingy gymnasiums, players traveled as best they could, and their paychecks could bounce higher than a basketball. How did the NBA evolve


You Let Some Girl Beat You?: The Story of Ann Meyers Drysdale
You Let Some Girl Beat You?: The Story of Ann Meyers Drysdale
By Tantor Audio
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4.7 out of 5 stars with 142 reviews
Ann Meyers Drysdale is one of the greatest stars in the history of basketball. But her rise wasn't without controversy. Her 1979 NBA bid to play with the Indiana Pacers brought a barrage of criticism. But Ann simply wanted to play among the best. She had always competed with the guys, and she never let anyone keep her down. A female first in many categories, Ann Meyers Drysdale was the first woman ever signed to a four-year athletic scholarship to UCLA, where she remains the only four-time


The Baron and the Bear: Rupp's Runts, Haskins's Miners, and the Season That Changed Basketball Forever
The Baron and the Bear: Rupp's Runts, Haskins's Miners, and the Season That Changed Basketball Forever
By Kingsley Enterprises
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 125 reviews
In the 1966 NCAA basketball championship game, an all-white University of Kentucky team was beaten by a team from Texas Western College (now UTEP) that fielded only black players. The game, played in the middle of the racially turbulent 1960s - part David and Goliath in short pants, part emancipation proclamation of college basketball - helped destroy stereotypes about black athletes. Filled with revealing anecdotes, The Baron and the Bear is the story of two intensely passionate coaches and


Hoop Dreams Fulfilled: An Athlete's Failures and Redemption on His Journey to Professional Basketball
Hoop Dreams Fulfilled: An Athlete's Failures and Redemption on His Journey to Professional Basketball
By Tyson Hartnett
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4.8 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
Hoop Dreams Fulfilled is a detailed, first-person account of an athlete's failures and struggles on his way to playing professional basketball. Through in-depth experiences, Tyson Hartnett describes his journey playing basketball starting in fourth grade, through high school, college, and eventually professionally overseas. He profiles his mistakes and failures and his eventual redemption. This isn't just a book about an athlete achieving his goals. It's about the worst things Tyson


More Than Rivals: A Championship Game and a Friendship That Moved a Town Beyond Black and White
More Than Rivals: A Championship Game and a Friendship That Moved a Town Beyond Black and White
By christianaudio.com
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4.4 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews
An Inspiring True Story Set in the Midst of the Civil Rights Era By 1970 racial tension was at a breaking point in the Southern town of Gallatin, Tennessee. Desegregation had emotions running high. The town was a powder keg ready to erupt. But it was also on the verge of something incredible. Eddie Sherlin and Bill Ligon were boys growing up on opposite sides of the tracks who shared a passion for basketball. They knew the barriers that divided them - some physical landmarks and some hidden in


On the Shoulders of Giants, Vol. 3: An Audio Journey Through The Early History Of Basketball
On the Shoulders of Giants, Vol. 3: An Audio Journey Through The Early History Of Basketball
By Union Productions
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ean: 4562181640551,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 95 reviews
Listen to 'the voice' Bob Costas as he takes us on a audio journey through the history of professional basketball. Listen in on private and fascinating conversations between basketball legends; Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Coach Wooden, Bill Russell, Jerry West, Dr. J, Charles Barkley and James Worthy as well as current players such as Michael Redd, Lamar Odom and Luke Walton. Samuel L. Jackson, Jesse L. Martin and Maya Angelou also the share their thoughts. Filled with original music by Herbie Hancock


Wooden: A Lifetime of Observations and Reflections on and off the Court
Wooden: A Lifetime of Observations and Reflections on and off the Court
By McGraw-Hill Education
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4.0 out of 5 stars with 26 reviews
National best seller ''I am just a common man who is true to his beliefs.'' (John Wooden) Evoking days gone by when coaches were respected as much for their off-court performances as for their success on the court, Wooden presents the timeless wisdom of legendary basketball coach John Wooden. In honest and telling passages about virtually every aspect of life, Coach shares his personal philosophy on family, achievement, success, and excellence. Raised on a small farm in south-central


Shooting Stars
Shooting Stars
By Penguin Audio
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$23.95
4.8 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
A leading NBA star and the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Friday Night Lights present the story of James's inner-city Ohio youth basketball team on which players overcame challenging hardships to qualify for a national championship while learning key lessons about teamwork. Simultaneous..


When the Game Was Ours
When the Game Was Ours
By Brand: Brilliance Audio
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ean: 9781455815166, isbn: 1455815160,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 145 reviews
From the moment these two legendary players took the court on opposing sides, they engaged in a fierce physical and psychological battle. In Celtic green was Larry Bird, the hick from French Lick with laser-beam focus, relentless determination, and a deadly jump shot, a player who demanded excellence from everyone around him. Magic Johnson was Mr. Showtime, a magnetic personality with all the right moves. Young, indomitable, he was a pied piper in purple and gold. Their uncommonly competitive


One False Move: A Myron Bolitar Novel
One False Move: A Myron Bolitar Novel
By Random House Audio
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$29.95
4.7 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
She's smart, beautiful, and she doesn't need a man to look after her. But sports agent Myron Bolitar has come into her life, big time. Now Myron's next move may be his last. Brenda Slaughter is no damsel in distress. Myron Bolitar is no bodyguard. But Myron has agreed to protect the bright, strong, beautiful basketball star. And he's about to find out if he's man enough to unravel the tragic riddle of her life. Twenty years before, Brenda's mother deserted her. And just as Brenda is making it


Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success
Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success
By Penguin Audio
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ean: 9781611761672, isbn: 1611761670,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
During his storied career as head coach of the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers, Phil Jackson won more championships than any coach in the history of professional sports. Even more important, he succeeded in never wavering from coaching his way, from a place of deep values. Jackson was tagged as the “Zen master” half in jest by sportswriters, but the nickname speaks to an important truth: this is a coach who inspired, not goaded; who led by awakening and challenging the better angels of


Jeremy Lin: The Reason for the Linsanity
Jeremy Lin: The Reason for the Linsanity
By Hachette Audio
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 90 reviews
Harvard graduate Jeremy Lin recently became a New York Knicks phenomenon and he's the NBA's first American-born player of Taiwanese descent. The book will chronicle Lin's high school, college and early career in the NBA with particular emphasis on the media explosion surrounding his success as starting point guard with the Knicks. It will explore how Jeremy's Christian faith, family, education and cultural inheritance have contributed to his success. The book will also include interviews with


Got to Give the People What They Want: True Stories and Flagrant Opinions from Center Court
Got to Give the People What They Want: True Stories and Flagrant Opinions from Center Court
By Random House Audio
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$23.95
4.6 out of 5 stars with 136 reviews
''I want to start conversations and, even better, arguments.'' (From the Introduction) One of the most outspoken and original voices in sports sounds off while revealing his incredible life story. Jalen Rose has never been quiet. Not as a kid growing up in Detroit in the '70s and '80s. 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



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