31/01/07 - They Call Me Coach
By: John Wooden
The critically acclaimed, classic autobiography of UCLA Basketball's legendary coach
"What Knute Rockne was to football, Connie Mack to baseball, and Wilbur and Orville
Wright to flying, John Wooden is to Basketball." -- Los Angeles Times " They
Call Me Coach is grassroots Americana, a story bigger than Basketball. One of those rare
sports books that is must reading for everyone." -- Chicago Tribune Now featuring a
great new look and a Foreword by hoop Hall of Famer Bill Walton, this classic bestselling
sports bio by America's "winner coach" is back. Still charming fans
everywhere, college Basketball legend John Wooden reflects on his record-breaking career,
his inspired life behind the scenes, and how his top players went on to shape and change
the NBA. With worldly wisdom, Wooden offers a very personal history of an unforgettable
time in college Basketball, answering the most-asked questions about his life, his career,
and the players who made his team unbeatable.....
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we are programming and developing new contents for the current academic year 2007.
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31/12/2006: Leading with the Heart
By Mike Krzyzewski - Coach K
The book has four sections--"Preseason," "Regular Season,"
"Postseason," and "All-Season"--and each of those has four chapters.
Each chapter begins with three quotes ("Too many rules get in the way of
leadership" leads off chapter 1), and ends with bulleted tips summing up the
chapter's message. Between the quotes and the bullet points are anecdotes about Duke
Basketball games and (occasionally) Krzyzewski's life outside Basketball.
What you come away with is an understanding of why Krzyzewski is a great Basketball coach,
why former Duke assistants such as Tommy Amaker and Quinn Snyder are probably going to
become great Basketball coaches, and how anyone who's currently a coach can become a
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31/12/06: eBA Stats.com Team
wants to wish everybody,
our publishers, editors and registered members,
our friends coaches participants in the courses and clinics,
our advertisers and sponsors, our readers and visitors,
our families, colleagues and personal friends,
Happy New Year 2007 !
...and we want to say it in all the languages spoken
in our Basketball statisticians community......