By Howard Bryant
Fast-paced, adrenaline-filled, and brimming with out-of-this-world athleticism, basketball has gained the hearts of lovers all throughout America—yet it truly is relatively renowned between little ones and teenagers. Giants of the sport like Steph Curry, LeBron, and Michael Jordan have transcended the game to develop into cultural icons and function types to younger lovers. From the cornfields of Indiana and the hills of North Carolina, to the city sprawl of latest York urban, Chicago and L.A., love of the sport stretches from coast to coast.
Featuring best Ten Lists to bite on and debate, and a best 40-style Timeline of Key Moments in Basektball historical past, this accomplished assortment contains the best dynasties, from the invoice Russell-era Celtics, to the Magic Jonson-led Lakers, to the Jordan-led Bulls, correct as much as the Tim Duncan-led Spurs. all of the greats take flight towards the ring during this excellent booklet for younger fanatics who dream approximately stepping on an NBA court.
"A trove of remarkable athletic feats, game-changing stars of the earlier and current, and wealthy fodder for heated arguments."--Booklist
"Hoops lovers will discover a goldmine of knowledge bound to deepen their basketball wisdom and their knowing of the game."--VOYA
"An effortless hook for severe activities fans."--School Library Journal
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Legends: The Best Players, Games, and Teams in Basketball (Legends: Best Players, Games, & Teams) by Howard Bryant