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Basketball books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Basketball category. Presented with a red border are the Basketball books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Basketball and Philosophy Thinking Outside the Paint by Jerry L. Walls Basketball and Philosophy Thinking Outside the Paint

Shows that basketball is the thinking fan's sport. Whether you play basketball, coach it, or just love to watch it, this book aims to enrich your understanding and appreciation of the game.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/04/2018

Fifty Years at the Pit The University of New Mexico's Legendary Venue by Gary Herron, Hunter Greene Fifty Years at the Pit The University of New Mexico's Legendary Venue
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Basketball fans at the University of New Mexico have always been loyal, loud, and numerous, and the devotees have grown in number over the fifty years since the opening of the University Arena, a.k.a. the Pit, in 1966. Herron recounts...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/02/2018

Golden Days Old Lakers, New Warriors, and the California Dreamers Who Reinvented Basketball by Jack McCallum Golden Days Old Lakers, New Warriors, and the California Dreamers Who Reinvented Basketball


Format: Hardback - Released: 26/01/2018

Tales from the Dallas Mavericks Locker Room by Jaime Aron Tales from the Dallas Mavericks Locker Room

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...
Format: eBook - Released: 16/01/2018

Forty Minutes to Glory Inside the Kentucky Wildcats' 1978 Championship Season by Doug Brunk Forty Minutes to Glory Inside the Kentucky Wildcats' 1978 Championship Season

The team and coaches who led the University of Kentucky Wildcats to their victory over the Duke Blue Devils in the 1978 national championship game are legendary. Yet the full, behind-the-scenes story of this team's incredible redemptive season has remained...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/12/2017

Not Bad Thanks The engaing tale of an extraordinary Australian grass-roots basketball club's culture. by Graeme Willingham Not Bad Thanks The engaing tale of an extraordinary Australian grass-roots basketball club's culture.


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/12/2017

Trumpet Call to Victory The Final Years of Hazelton Saint Gabriel's Basketball by Joe Farley Trumpet Call to Victory The Final Years of Hazelton Saint Gabriel's Basketball


Format: Paperback - Released: 10/11/2017

Alley-Oop to Aliyah by David A. Goldstein Alley-Oop to Aliyah

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...
Format: eBook - Released: 07/11/2017

Coming Soon

Sugar Micheal Ray Richardson, Eighties Excess, and the NBA by Charley Rosen Sugar Micheal Ray Richardson, Eighties Excess, and the NBA

The 1980s were arguably the NBA's best decade, giving rise to Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, and Michael Jordan. One player who personified the eighties excess is Micheal Ray Richardson. Tracking the rise, fall, and eventual redemption of Richardson throughout his...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/04/2018

Coach Wooden and Me Our 50-Year Friendship On and Off the Court by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Coach Wooden and Me Our 50-Year Friendship On and Off the Court

New York Times and USA Today bestselling book by basketball great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on his 50-year friendship with Coach John Wooden, who formed one of the most enduring and meaningful relationships in sports history.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/05/2018

Other books in this genre

When the Knicks Became Champs by Mike Shatzkin When the Knicks Became Champs

The gutsiest New York Knicks team in history is celebrated in this eyewitness account of the 1969-70 season, featuring Willis Reed, Walt &quote;Clyde&quote; Frazier, Bill Bradley, and the rest of the Big Apple's hardwood heroes from nearly fifty years ago.In...
Format: eBook - Released: 07/11/2017

The Chosen Game A Jewish Basketball History by Charley Rosen The Chosen Game A Jewish Basketball History

A few years after its invention by James Naismith, basketball became the primary sport in the crowded streets of the Jewish neighborhood on New York's Lower East Side. Participating in the new game was a quick and enjoyable way to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Basketball (and Other Things) A Collection of Questions Asked, Answered, Illustrated by Shea Serrano, Reggie Miller Basketball (and Other Things) A Collection of Questions Asked, Answered, Illustrated
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An informative and hilarious illustrated look at the thirty-six most important arguments ever made about basketball, from the super serious to the super ridiculous
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/10/2017

Redemption Carolina Basketball's 2017 Journey from Heartbreak to History by Adam Lucas, Steve Kirschner, Matt Bowers Redemption Carolina Basketball's 2017 Journey from Heartbreak to History
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This is the story of a national championship that was a year in the making. Redemption: Carolina Basketball's Journey from Heartbreak to History is a behind-the-scenes look at the Tar Heels' ride to the 2017 national title. It features some...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/10/2017

Blueprint by Jason Lloyd Blueprint

June 19, 2016: the greatest moment in Cleveland sports history, when the Cleveland Cavaliers won the NBA Finals and broke the Cleveland Curse. It was the triumph fans had been waiting fifty-two years for, and it wasn't easy to get...
Format: eBook - Released: 24/10/2017

Archie's Boys by Dr Randy White and Michael Valentino Archie's Boys


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/10/2017

Dream Shot The Journey to a Wheelchair Basketball National Championship by Josh Birnbaum, Matthew E. Buchi Dream Shot The Journey to a Wheelchair Basketball National Championship
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In 2008, the men's wheelchair basketball team at the University of Illinois set out to achieve their sport's pinnacle: a college national championship. That lofty goal represented another stage of a journey begun in 1948 when Tim Nugent established the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2017

Global Mixed Gender Basketball by Percy Miller Global Mixed Gender Basketball


Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2017

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