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Return of the Gold: The Journey of Jerry Colangelo and the Redeem Team

by Dan Bickley

Six years after Michael Jordan won his last NBA championship, American basketball hit rock bottom. The perception of NBA players reached an all-time low. Team USA lost three times, disgracing the nation at...


This Game's the Best! So Why Don't They Quit Screwing With It?

by George Karl & Don Yaeger

He's fiery, funny--and brutally frank. He's George Karl, head coach of the Seattle Supersonics, and one of the most outspoken men in professional basketball. Opinionated and always passionate about the sport,...


A Biographical Directory of Professional Basketball Coaches

by Jeff Marcus

Jeff Marcus provides, in alphabetical order, the year-by-year coaching records for every pro major league coach in basketball history beginning with the American Basketball League (ABL), which formed in 1925...


Winning the Money Game

by Adonal Foyle

A successful NBA veteran offers essential financial management advice for athletes, their families, and the fans to help them protect and keep their wealth.

Over his sixteen-year career, former NBA center Adonal...


In My Skin

by Brittney Griner & Sue Hovey

Hailed by ESPN as the world’s most famous female basketball player, Brittney Griner, the dunking phenom and national sensation who is shattering stereotypes and breaking boundaries, now shares her coming-of-age...


One Small Town, One Crazy Coach: The Ireland Spuds and the 1963 Indiana High School Basketball Season

by Mike Roos

In the summer of 1962, the peripatetic and irrepressible Pete Gill was hired on a whim to coach basketball at tiny Ireland High School. There he would accomplish, against enormous odds, one of the great small-town...


The One-Day Contract

by Rick Pitino & Eric Crawford

A life-changing guide to achieving your goals, by the 2013 NCAA champion college basketball coach and #1 New York Times bestselling author.

Rick Pitino is famous as one of the most dynamic and successful basketball...


Spinning the Globe

by Ben Green

Before Wilt Chamberlain, Bill Russell, Julius Erving, or Michael Jordan––before Magic Johnson and Showtime––the Harlem Globetrotters revolutionized basketball and spread the game around the world. In...


To Hate Like This Is to Be Happy Forever

by Will Blythe

A thoroughly obsessive, intermittently uplifting, and occasionally unbiased account of the Duke–North Carolina basketball rivalry


Taking Shots

by Keith Glass

Bring a family of four to an NBA game today, and it costs around $500 to watch a bunch of seven-footers take bad shots. Perhaps the quote often attributed to P.T. Barnum is true—there really is a sucker born...


The Basketball Draft Fact Book: A History of Professional Basketball's College Drafts

by Robert D. Bradley

The Basketball Draft Fact Book is the first detailed and comprehensive listing of all professional basketball drafts in the history of the sport since the first draft in 1947. Each season’s draft is summarized,...


European Basketball Championship Results: Since 1935

by Tomasz Malolepszy

In European Basketball Championship Results: Since 1935, Tomasz Malolepszy charts the growth and expansion of this popular sport in Europe with a complete statistical history of both the men’s and women’s...


Pro Basketball's All-Time All-Stars: Across the Eras

by Robert W. Cohen

Dividing the history of professional basketball into five distinct eras, this book first describes the style of play that prevailed during each period, giving an in-depth view of how the game has evolved. For...


Duke - Carolina Volume 4

by Art Inc. Chansky

Famed sportswriter and Tobacco Road basketball historian Art Chansky is releasing a digital version of his award-winning book, Blue Blood, for all tablet devices. Blue Blood details one of sport's greatest rivalries,...


Loving The Game

by Pete Hines

Two of the greatest basketball teams of the 1920's and 30's were both from New York. One was an all-black team called the Rens and the other was an all-white team called the Original Celtics.These two teams...


Duke - Carolina - Volumes 1-5  The Blue Blood Rivalry, The Master Collection

by Art Inc. Chansky

Famed sportswriter and Tobacco Road basketball historian Art Chansky is releasing a digital version of his award-winning book, Blue Blood. Blue Blood details one of sport's greatest rivalries, Duke University...


Duke - Carolina - Volume 5  The Blue Blood Rivalry

by Art Inc. Chansky

Famed sportswriter and Tobacco Road basketball historian Art Chansky is releasing a digital version of his award-winning book, Blue Blood. Blue Blood details one of sport's greatest rivalries, Duke University...


Sports Prima Donnas

by Catapang & Rasheed

Lebron James, Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr are a once in a generation talents. They are also Prima Donnas. How will history judge them? Are they who they say they are?


Adolph Rupp and the Rise of Kentucky Basketball

by James Duane Bolin

Known as the "Man in the Brown Suit" and "Baron of the Bluegrass," Adolph Rupp (1901--1977) is a towering figure in the history of college athletics. From 1930 until his retirement in 1972, Rupp coached the...


Breaking Barriers

by Douglas Stark

Today, it is nearly impossible to talk about the best basketball players in America without acknowledging the accomplishments of incredibly talented black athletes like Magic Johnson, Michael Jordan, and Kobe...