The Official NBA Basketball Encyclopedia

By Jan Hubbard, David J. Stern, Michael Jordan

51 ratings - 4.2* vote

On December 12, 1891, 13 rules of a new game were posted in a YMCA gym in Springfield, Massachusetts. At each end of the floor, Dr. James A. Naismith, who had invented the game, had peach baskets nailed below a walkway that happened to be 10-feet high. Within a few days, one of Naismith's students would christen the new game "Basket Ball."Over a century ago, no one could p On December 12, 1891, 13 rules of a new game were posted in a YMCA gym in Springfield, Massachusetts. At

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Book details

Hardcover, 896 pages
October 17th 2000 by Doubleday
Original Title
The Official NBA Basketball Encyclopedia (3rd Edition) (Official NBA Basketball Encyclopedia)
ISBN
0385501307 (ISBN13: 9780385501309)
Edition Language
English

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The Official NBA Encyclopedia

Type of Reference: Encyclopedia

Call Number: Ref 796.323

APA Citation:
National Basketball Association. (2000). The official nba encyclopedia. New York, NY:

Doubleday.

Description: This book captures everything in the past and present. The encyclopedia goes in depth with coaches, rivalries, and players, looking at statistics and personalities. Each NBA season is reviewed and player statistics for every player who ever played in the league. The encyclopedia offers 32 pages of color illustrations that will keep a reader on the edge of their seat. The Official NBA Encyclopedia cost $25.00

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The offical NBA reference enciclopedia is a awesome book that tells you everything. It has all the teams, stats and everything. Tim hatt2 rated it 5 star. The auther is jan hubbard.

William

i really like this book. it teaches you how to play ball and it tells you about nba players

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