Basketball for dummies

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IDG Books Worldwide, Sep 29, 1997 - Sports & Recreation - 402 pages
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A former Notre Dame head basketball coach & a Sports Illustrated writer team up to give readers an overview & tips on the sport-from coaching & playing to seeing games live or on TV.

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this would be a good book for students who want to learnmore about the sport of basketball and even for students who are interested in playing on a team ho already know about basketball. Read full review

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This book is good for all levels of knowledge about basketball. It covers all aspecst of basketball from pickup games to international ball. I especially liked the fan tips scattered throughout the book. Good for players coaches and fans. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
The Wear and Where of Basketball
15
The Rules
29
The Fundamentals of Basketball
61
Offense
89
Defense
145
Moves Plays and Strategies
165
The Fanfare of Basketball
181
The Wear and Where of Basketball
15
The Rules
29
Statistics
41
The Fundamentals of Basketball
61
Offense
89
Defense
111
Meet the Press
138
Rebounding
145

Pickup Basketball
197
High School Basketball
213
College Basketball
227
Professional Basketball
251
International Basketball
269
Filling Out Your NCAA Tournament Bracket
285
Coaching Teams and lourself
303
Coaching Kids
319
Getting into Basketball Shape
337
The Part of Tens
363
Ten Things Said from the Sidelines
379
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181
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303
Introduction
1
Moves Plays and Strategies
165
The Fanfare of Basketball
181
Pickup Basketball
197
High School Basketball
213
College Basketball
227
Professional Basketball
251
International Basketball
269
Coaching Teams and yourself
303
Coaching Kids
319
The Part of Tens
363
Ten NBA Greats
371
Ten Things Said from the Sidelines
379
The Essential Hoops Web Sites
387
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