Passion for Sports: Athletes Tell Their Stories of why They Love Their Games
Sporting News, 2002 - Sports & Recreation - 239 pages
The thump of a bone-crunching hit. The zip of a blistering fastball. The roar of an appreciative crowd. In the players' own words, here are all the things that compel the very best athletes to play their games.
"The Passion for Sports includes never-before-published interviews with athletes such as Deion Sanders, Curt Schilling, Sammy Sosa, Jason Giambi, Pedro Martinez, Craig Biggio, George Brett, Kobe Bryant, Elton Brand, Bob Cousy, Antawn Jamison, Doug Flutie, John Lynch, Joe Greene, John Randle, Kevin Dyson, Emmitt Smith, Jake Plummer, Peyton and Eli Manning, Scott Stevens, Patrick Roy, Mario Lemieux, Gerald Ford, Brooks Billinger, Jim Calhoun, Chris Owens, Casey Jacobsen, Ricky Rudd, Richard Childress, Terry Labone, Mario Andretti, Kevin Harvick, Mark Martin, and many, many more.