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↠ Basketball: A Love Story list ⣷ Kindle Author Jackie MacMullan ⤜ ↠ Basketball: A Love Story list ⣷ Kindle Author Jackie MacMullan ⤜ This is a shadow history of how basketball became the game that it is today it s all the details you don t know about the all the stuff you always thought you understood Maybe you think you know everything about Wilt s 100 point game You don t Maybe you think you have a grasp on the ABA and the ACC and the complexity of institutional racism and Michael Jordan s secret grudge with George Gervin You do not This is not a book for people who just think basketball is OK This is a book for people who care Chuck Klosterman, New York Times Bestselling author of I Wear the Black Hat and But What if We re Wrong The boldface names Russell, Wilt, West, Jordan, Bird, Magic and the boldface events Celtics dynasty, Showtime, Magic s HIV are all here But what I appreciate most about A Love Story were the reminiscences about the women s game and especially the accounts of the racial battles fought by the game s pioneers Jackie and Rafe have done a masterful job of historical hoops excavation Jack McCallum, New York Times bestselling author of Dream Team and Seven Seconds or Less What MacMullan and Bartholomew have done here is nothing short of crafting the definitive history of the sport told through the people who lived it There has never been a deeper and star studded cast of interviewees about basketball, and the authors pull unique insights out of them A wonderful read Zach Lowe, ESPN senior writer and host of the Lowe Post The sweet symphony of the game is audible in every page throughout Basketball A Love Story You can hear the sneakers squeaking and basketballs bouncing off floors and kissing nets Through the voices of the games greatest evolvers, participants and influencers, Jackie MacMullan and Rafe Bartholomew relay the rich tapestry of how basketball has genuinely touched all corners of the globe and all races and creeds Jonathan Abrams, New York Times bestselling author of All The Pieces Matter and Boys Among Men The layers and the details and vivid storytelling in Basketball A Love Story makes this a must read I couldn t put this book down Doris Burke, winner of the Curt Gowdy Media Award and member of the Basketball Hall of FameJACKIE MACMULLAN is a television analyst for ESPN and a senior writer for ESPN.com She has been covering basketball for than three decades, beginning at the Boston Globe, where she was the first female sports columnist in the paper s history She covered the National Basketball Association from 1995 to 2000 for Sports Illustrated and has authored four books, including New York Times bestsellers When the Game Was Ours and Shaq Uncut In 2010, MacMullan became the first woman to win the Curt Gowdy Award by the Basketball Hall of Fame for outstanding contributions to basketball.RAFE BARTHOLOMEW is the author of Pacific Rims His writing has appeared in Grantland, Slate, the New York Times, Chicago Reader, Deadspin, and other leading online and print publications His stories have twice been honored in the Best American Sports Writing series.DAN KLORES has been awarded the Independent Spirit Award for best director of the year for his classic documentary Crazy Love, and the Peabody for Black Magic Four of his films premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, and he has written for The New York Times, New York Magazine, Daily News, Esquire, and other publications He is the author of Roundball Culture, and three off Broadway plays. 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    • Basketball: A Love Story
    • 3.4
    • 273
    • Hardcover
    • 448 pages
    • Jackie MacMullan
    • English
    • 06 October 2017

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