Mad Dog 100

Editore: Crown/Archetype Data di rilascio: 2003-05-13

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THE ESSENTIAL BOOK FOR ANY SPORTS FAN, FROM ONE OF THE REIGNING KINGS OF SPORTS TALK RADIO, CHRISTOPHER MAD DOG RUSSOWhich was the greater achievement, Ted Williamss .406 season or Joe DiMaggios 56-game hitting streak?Whod be left standing in a battle between Joe Louis and Mohammed Ali?Which NBA team was the greatest of all timethe 6667 Celtics? The 7172 Lakers? What about the 9596 Bulls?Who would dominate the ultimate Pebble Beach showdownBen Hogan or Tiger Woods?Who was the most important athlete of the twentieth century?Youre a sports fan. You love a good argument and youll defend your position as fervently as Michael Jordan at crunch time. Youll analyze games and terrible calls, throw out stats to prove a point, and heatedly debate whether a player is an overachieveror merely overpaid. Now, in his long-awaited and completely original book, Christopher Mad Dog Russo sets up and breaks down the one hundred greatest sports arguments of all time. In classic Mad Dog style, each chapter tackles a classic sports debate and takes sides with the clear, step-by-step opinions that have made Russo one of the top radio personalities in the country. The Mad Dog 100 covers it all: from baseball (Who really should go to Cooperstown?), to basketball (Chamberlain, Russell, or Shaq: whos the NBAs most dominant center ever?), to football (Who is the greatest NFL quarterback ever?), to hockey (What are the greatest hockey dynasties of all time?)and is a catch-all of other crucial modern-day sports questions like: Is instant replay really worth it? Whats the true role of performance-enhancing drugs? Are salary caps really necessary?Whether youre reading The Mad Dog 100 or debating these sports arguments with friends, this is the definitive companion for any self-respecting sports fan.

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Genere: Social & cultural history

Raccolta: Three Rivers Press

Genere: EPub

Pagine 304

ISBN: 9780385511018

Informazioni Aggiuntive

Genere: Social & cultural history

Raccolta: Three Rivers Press

Genere: EPub

Pagine 304

ISBN: 9780385511018

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