Great Athletes: Basketball, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1587654989
  • ISBN-13: 9781587654985
  • DDC: 796.0922
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 520 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released December 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Overview

This title features the most influential people to ever play the game, including Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Michael Jordan, and Candace Parker.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Halftitle Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Publisher’s Note.
Introduction.
Contributors.
1: Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem.
2: Allen, Ray.
3: Anthony, Carmelo.
4: Archibald, Nate.
5: Arizin, Paul.
6: Barkley, Charles.
7: Barry, Rick.
8: Baylor, Elgin.
9: Belov, Sergei.
10: Bibby, Mike.
11: Bing, Dave.
12: Bird, Larry.
13: Blazejowski, Carol.
14: Bradley, Bill.
15: Brand, Elton.
16: Bryant, Kobe.
17: Carter, Vince.
18: Cassell, Sam.
19: Catchings, Tamika.
20: Chamberlain, Wilt.
21: Cooper, Cynthia.
22: Cooper, Michael.
23: Ćosić, Krešimir.
24: Cousy, Bob.
25: Cowens, Dave.
26: Cunningham, Billy.
27: Dalipagić, Dražen.
28: Davies, Bob.
29: Davis, Baron.
30: Debusschere, Dave.
31: Divac, Vlade.
32: Donovan, Anne.
33: Drexler, Clyde.
34: Dumars, Joe.
35: Duncan, Tim.
36: English, Alex.
37: Erving, Julius.
38: Ewing, Patrick.
39: Frazier, Walt.
40: Fulks, Joe.
41: Galis, Nick.
42: Garnett, Kevin.
43: Gasol, Pau.
44: Gervin, George.
45: Gilmore, Artis.
46: Ginóbili, Manu.
47: Gola, Tom.
48: Goodrich, Gail.
49: Greer, Hal.
50: Hagan, Cliff.
51: Hardaway, Penny.
52: Hardaway, Tim.
53: Havlicek, John.
54: Hawkins, Connie.
55: Hayes, Elvin.
56: Haynes, Marques.
57: Hazzard, Walt.
58: Heinsohn, Tom.
59: Hill, Grant.
60: Holdsclaw, Chamique.
61: Horry, Robert.
62: Issel, Dan.
63: Iverson, Allen.
64: Jackson, Mark.
65: James, Lebron.
66: Johnson, Gus.
67: Johnson, Larry.
68: Johnson, Magic.
69: Jones, K. C..
70: Jones, Sam.
71: Jordan, Michael.
72: Kidd, Jason.
73: Kukoc, Toni.
74: Kurland, Bob.
75: Lanier, Bob.
76: Lapchick, Joe.
77: Lemon, Meadowlark.
78: Leslie, Lisa.
79: Lieberman-Cline, Nancy.
80: Lobo, Rebecca.
81: Lovellette, Clyde.
82: Lucas, Jerry.
83: Luisetti, Hank.
84: Mcadoo, Bob.
85: Mcgrady, Tracy.
86: Mchale, Kevin.
87: Malone, Karl.
88: Malone, Moses.
89: Maravich, Pete.
90: Marcari, Hortência.
91: Martin, Slater.
92: Meyers, Ann.
93: Mikan, George.
94: Miller, Cheryl.
95: Miller, Reggie.
96: Monroe, Earl.
97: Mourning, Alonzo.
98: Mullin, Chris.
99: Mutombo, Dikembe.
100: Nash, Steve.
101: Neal, Curly.
102: Nowitzki, Dirk.
103: Olajuwon, Hakeem.
104: O’Neal, Shaquille.
105: Parish, Robert.
106: Parker, Candace.
107: Parker, Tony.
108: Paul, Chris.
109: Payton, Gary.
110: Petrović, Dražen.
111: Pettit, Bob.
112: Pierce, Paul.
113: Pippen, Scottie.
114: Ramsey, Frank.
115: Reed, Willis.
116: Robertson, Oscar.
117: Robinson, David.
118: Rodman, Dennis.
119: Russell, Bill.
120: Sabonis, Arvydas.
121: Schayes, Dolph.
122: Schmidt, Oscar.
123: Selvy, Frank.
124: Sharman, Bill.
125: Stockton, John.
126: Stoudemire, Amare.
127: Swoopes, Sheryl.
128: Tatum, Goose.
129: Taurasi, Diana.
130: Teasley, Nikki.
131: Thomas, Isiah.
132: Thurmond, Nate.
133: Twyman, Jack.
134: Unseld, Wes.
135: Wade, Dwyane.
136: Wallace, Ben.
137: Walton, Bill.
138: Ward, Charlie.
139: Webb, Spud.
140: Webber, Chris.
141: West, Jerry.
142: White, Nera.
143: Wilkens, Lenny.
144: Wilkins, Dominique.
145: Williams, Natalie.
146: Woodard, Lynette.
147: Wooden, John.
148: Worthy, James.
149: Ming, Yao.
Bibliography.
Basketball Resources on the World Wide Web.
Glossary.
Basketball Players Time Line.
Fifty Greatest NBA Players.
WNBA All-Decade Team.
Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
John R. Wooden Award.
USA Basketball Athlete of the Year Awards.
NBA Top Draft Picks.
NBA Rookies of the Year.
NBA Most Valuable Players.
NBA Defensive Players of the Year.
NBA Sixth Man Award.
NBA Scoring Champions.
WNBA Top Draft Picks.
WNBA Rookies of the Year.
WNBA Most Valuable Players.
WNBA Defensive Player and Sixth Woman Awards.
WNBA Scoring Leaders.
Name Index.
Country Index.
Position Index.
Team Index.