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The Resource Tip-off : how the 1984 NBA draft changed basketball forever, Filip Bondy

Tip-off : how the 1984 NBA draft changed basketball forever, Filip Bondy

Label
Tip-off : how the 1984 NBA draft changed basketball forever
Title
Tip-off
Title remainder
how the 1984 NBA draft changed basketball forever
Statement of responsibility
Filip Bondy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explains why the 1984 NBA draft remains one of the most controversial and remembered drafts in history, from league officials speculating that teams were intentionally losing games to enhance their draft position to the Portland Trailblazers passing on Michael Jordan
Biography type
contains biographical information
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202314
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bondy, Filip
Dewey number
796.323/640973
Index
index present
LC call number
GV885.514
LC item number
B65 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Basketball draft
  • Basketball players
  • National Basketball Association
Target audience
adult
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how the 1984 NBA draft changed basketball forever
Label
Tip-off : how the 1984 NBA draft changed basketball forever, Filip Bondy
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip075/2006035572.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: The flip -- The view from Chapel Hill -- Decision time -- The achilles shin -- Out of Africa, into Texas -- The well-rounded recruit -- Spokane man -- Trial by Knight -- Embracing defeat -- Finishing the Picasso -- Liking Mike -- The safe pick -- The imperfect fit -- Sweet sixteen -- Portland selects Sam Bowie -- Not twins at all -- After the fall -- A different kind of star -- Far from Eden -- Charles in charge -- The player's player -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm76828671
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780306814860
Isbn Type
(hard cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006035572
System control number
(OCoLC)76828671
Label
Tip-off : how the 1984 NBA draft changed basketball forever, Filip Bondy
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip075/2006035572.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue: The flip -- The view from Chapel Hill -- Decision time -- The achilles shin -- Out of Africa, into Texas -- The well-rounded recruit -- Spokane man -- Trial by Knight -- Embracing defeat -- Finishing the Picasso -- Liking Mike -- The safe pick -- The imperfect fit -- Sweet sixteen -- Portland selects Sam Bowie -- Not twins at all -- After the fall -- A different kind of star -- Far from Eden -- Charles in charge -- The player's player -- Epilogue
Control code
ocm76828671
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780306814860
Isbn Type
(hard cover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006035572
System control number
(OCoLC)76828671

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