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Return of the King: LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers, and the Greatest Comeback in NBA History

BRIAN WINDHORST · Grand Central Publishing
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Now a New York Times bestseller!
The inside story of LeBron James's return and ultimate triumph in Cleveland.
What really happened when LeBron James stunned the NBA by leaving a potential dynasty in Miami to come home to play with the Cleveland Cavaliers? How did the Cavs...
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The Knee Injury Bible: Everything You Need to Know about Knee Injuries, How to Treat Them, and How They Affect Your Life

Robert F. LaPrade · Da Capo Lifelong Books
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

From prominent experts in orthopedics and sports medicine, a comprehensive guide for anyone with knee injury or chronic knee pain: how injuries occur, how to treat problems, and how to return to the life and sports you love

Knee pain and knee injury happen to people at any age and across...
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Baseball Prospectus 2018

Aaron Gleeman · Turner
Pages: 594
Format: Paperback

The 2018 edition of The New York Times Bestselling Guide.PLAY BALL! The 23rd edition of this industry-leading baseball annual contains all of the important statistics, player predictions and insider-level commentary that readers have come to expect, along with significant improvements to several...
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Showboat: The Life of Kobe Bryant

Roland Lazenby · Little
Pages: 608
Format: Print book

Seventeen-time all-star; scorer of 81 points in a game; MVP and a shooting guard second only to Jordan in league history: Kobe Bryant is one of basketball's absolute greatest players, a fascinating and complicated character who knew when he was a mere boy that he would be better than Jordan...
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Dodgerland: Decadent Los Angeles and the 1977–78 Dodgers

Michael Fallon · University of Nebraska Press
Pages: 454
Format: Print book

<div>The 1977 78 Los Angeles Dodgers came close. Their tough lineup of young and ambitious players squared off with the New York Yankees in consecutive World Series. The Dodgers run was a long time in the making after years of struggle and featured many homegrown players who went...
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The Mannings: The Fall and Rise of a Football Family

Lars Anderson · Ballantine
Pages: 368
Format: Print book

From New York Times bestselling author Lars Anderson comes the first full biography of the top family in American sports. Two generations of Mannings have produced three star quarterbacks: Archie, the folk hero at Ole Miss and a star with the Saints; Peyton, considered one of the best of all time;...
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Sugar: Micheal Ray Richardson, Eighties Excess, and the NBA

Charley Rosen · Univ of Nebraska Pr
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

The 1980s were arguably the NBA's best decade, giving rise to Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, and Michael Jordan. They were among the game's greatest players who brought pro basketball out of its 1970s funk and made it faster, more fluid, and more exciting. Off the court the game was changing...
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The Kevin Show: An Olympic Athlete's Battle with Mental Illness

Mary Pilon · Bloomsbury USA
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Monopolists, the incredible story of Olympic sailor Kevin Hall, and the psychiatric syndrome that makes him believe he stars in a television show of his life.

Meet Kevin Hall, brother, son, husband, father, and Olympic...

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Archery Drill Book

Steve Ruis · Human Kinetics
Pages: 200
Format: Paperback

Become a more consistent and accurate archer! The Archery Drill Book covers all aspects of the sport, with over 120 of the best drills for developing superior technique, skill, physical stamina, and the focused mind-set needed to shoot under pressure. Renowned coaches and archers Steve...
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We Want Fish Sticks: The Bizarre and Infamous Rebranding of the New York Islanders

Nicholas Hirshon · University of Nebraska Press
Pages: 312
Format: Hardcover

The NHL's New York Islanders were struggling. After winning four straight Stanley Cups in the early 1980s, the Islanders had suffered an embarrassing sweep by their geographic rivals, the New York Rangers, in the first round of the 1994 playoffs. Hoping for a new start, the Islanders swapped...
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Rise: Surviving the Fight of My Life

Paige VanZant · Hachette Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

AN INSPIRING MEMOIR FOR ANYONE WHO'S BEEN KNOCKED DOWN AND CAME UP SWINGING

Paige VanZant is a rising Mixed Martial Arts star in the UFC's women's strawweight division and holds a reputation for her ability to defeat obstacles and brutal fights in and out of the octagon. But long...
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All the Wrong Moves: A Memoir About Chess, Love, and Ruining Everything

Sasha Chapin · Doubleday
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

"A smart, funny, and slyly profound book about the dark ecstasies of obsessive love. Sasha Chapin is a gentlemanly Gonzo, a dirty Bond, and he writes like a dream."
--Claudia Dey, author of Heartbreaker

Sasha Chapin is a victim of chess. Like countless amateurs...
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22 Minutes: The USS Vincennes and the Tragedy of Savo Island: A Lifetime Survival Story

Jeff Spevak · Lyons Press
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Ernie Coleman survived the worst open-sea defeat in US Navy history. But he paid a price and buried the horrific memories for decades.In the manner of Mitch Albom's highly successful Tuesdays with Morrie, 22 Minutes is a searing account of a survivor coming to terms with an incident...
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Amazing Racers: The Story of America's Greatest Running Team and its Revolutionary Coach

Marc Bloom · Pegasus Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

The inspiring, untold story about a group of remarkable athletes and their groundbreaking coach who live and train in startling ways -- and are redefining running excellence in the United States.

What would one call taking teens with no evident running talent and challenging them...

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The Complete Manual for Young Sportsmen: The Original Handbook for Hunting, Fishing, & Game

Frank Forester · Clydesdale
Pages: 432
Format: Paperback

All the essentials for the young outdoorsman Originally published in 1865, The Complete Manual for Young Sportsmen is every young man (or young woman's) guide to everything outdoors. This new edition of the classic handbook provides instructions, tips, and facts about everything...
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