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Axthelm, Pete

The City Game

Basketball from the Garden to the Playgrounds

€ 20.95

Describes New York`s love affair with basketball, from the neighborhood teams to the champions of the NBA


Taal / Language : English

Inhoudsopgave:
Acknowledgments xiii(2)
Introduction xv
Book I: THE KNICK PHENOMENON 3(54)
Chapter 1 Two Games: The Challenge of Basketball
3(9)
Chapter 2 `It Makes It Fun`: The Game as It Should Be Played
12(9)
Chapter 3 The Tradition: At Last, a Winner for New York
21(16)
Chapter 4 Winning Streak
37(20)
BOOK II: THE CAST OF CHARACTERS 57(68)
Chapter 5 A Matter of Respect: Willis Reed
57(10)
Chapter 6 The Backcourts of New York: Walt Frazier, Dick Barnett, and Lesser-Known Stars
67(17)
Chapter 7 In the Glare of the Media: Cazzie Russell and Bill Bradley
84(18)
Chapter 8 The Bit Players: Mike Riordan, Dave Stallworth, Nate Bowman
102(11)
Chapter 9 The Men Who Made It Jell: Dave De-Busschere, the Catalyst; Red Holzman, the Coach
113(12)
BOOK III: PLAYGROUND PROFILES 125(34)
Chapter 10 `People Wonder Why`: The Stars Who Never Made It
125(9)
Chapter 11 The Fallen Idol: The Harlem Tragedy of Earl Manigault
134(11)
Chapter 12 `You Grow Up Quick`: The Comeback of Duane Smith
145(4)
Chapter 13 `Searching for Myself`: An Athlete Called Funny
149(10)
BOOK IV: THE GIANT KILLERS 159
Chapter 14 Approaching the Playoffs
159(4)
Chapter 15 The Baltimore Scare
163(15)
Chapter 16 The Bucks: Holding Off the Future
178(14)
Chapter 17 Champions
192
A section of illustrations follows page 114
Extra informatie: 
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210 pagina's
Januari 1999
272 gram
204 x 134 x 13 mm
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