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:07 Seconds or Less Jack McCallum
24 seconds to shoot Leonard Koppett
A Rocket at Heart Rudy Tomjanovich Robert Falkoff
A Sense of Where you Are John McPhee
A View from Above Wilt Chamberlain
A View from the Bench Red Holzman
America's Dream Team Chuck Daley Alex Sachare
And the Walls Came Tumbling Down Frank Fitzpatrick
Basketball for the Fan, Player, & Coach Red Auerbach
Basketball: Great Teams, Great Men, Great Moments Allen Camelli
Basketball Shorts Glenn Liebman
Basketball Stars of 1969 Barry Steinback
Basketball Stars of 1970 Louis Sabin
Basketball Stars of 1972 Louis Sabin
Basketball Stars of 1973 Louis Sabin
Basketball Stars of 1974 Hal Bock Ben Olen
Basketball: A History of the Game Alexander Wolff
Basketball: Startling Stories Behind the Records Jim Beuagh
Basketball: The New Champions Kurt Hannon
Bird Lee Daniel Levine
Bird: Portrait of a Competitor Roland Lazenby
Bird Watching Larry Bird

Jackie MacMullan

Blood on the Horns Roland Lazenby
Bob Cousy Bartholomew House
Born to Coach Rick Pitino Bill Reynolds
Bull Run Roland Lazenby
Bull Session Johnny Kerr

Terry Pluto

Calling the Shots Earl Strom Blaine Johnson
Chaney: Playing for a Legend Donald Hunt
Charlotte Hornets: Sharpening the Stinger Rick Bonnell
Chocolate Thunder Darryl Dawkins Charley Rosen
Clyde: The Walt Frazier Story Walt Frazier Joe Jakes
Coach Tex Winter: Triangle Basketball Ann Parr
Confessions of a Basketball Gypsy Rick Berry Bill Libby
Cousy Bill Reynolds
Doc Vincent M. Mallozzi
Drive Larry Bird Bob Ryan
Elevating the Game Nelson George
Falling from Grace Terry Pluto
Flying High Spud Webb Reid Slaughter
Forty-Eight Minutes Bob Ryan Terry Pluto
Forward: Rick Barry Robert Geline Pricilla Turner
Foul! The Connie Hawkins Story David Shaw
From Set Shot to Slam Dunk Charles Salzberg
From Sweet Lou to 'Nique Jeffrey Denberg

Roland Lazenby & Tom Stinson

Full Court Pressure Kurt Sampson
Giants Mark Heisler
Giant Steps Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Peter Knobler
Give 'Em the Hook Tommy Heinsoln Joe Fitzgerald
Glory Road Don Haskins Josh Wetzel
Go Up for Glory Bill Russell William McSweeny
Great Moments in Basketball Sam Goldaper
Hang Time: Days and Dreams with Michael Jordan Bob Greene
Heir to a Dream Pete Maravich Darrell Campbell w/ Frank Schroeder
Hondo: Celtic Man in Motion John Havlicek Bob Ryan
Hoop Dreams Ben Jarorsky
I Can't Accept not Trying Michael Jordan
I Love Being the Enemy Reggie Miller Gene Wojcieckowski
I Might Be Wrong But I Doubt It Charles Barkley
I Remember Pete Maravich Mike Towle
In the Land of Giants Muggsy Boggues David Levine
In the Year of the Bull Rick Telander
Jerry West Roland Lazenby
John Starks: My Life John Starks

Dan Markowitz

Jordan: the man, his words, his life Mitchell Krugel
Just Ballin' Mike Wise

Frank Isola

Kareem Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Mignor McCarthy
Keepin' it Real Larry Platt
Lakers Joseph Hession
Larry Legend Mark Shaw
Let Me Tell You a Story Red Auerbach

John Feinstein

Life on the Run Bill Bradley
Living the Dream Hakeem Olajuwon Peter Knobler
Long Time Coming Chet Walker Chris Messenger
Loose Balls Jason Williams

Steve Friedman

Loose Balls Terry Pluto
Magic Michael Morgan
Magic's Touch Magic Johnson Roy S. Johnson, Jr.
Manute Leigh Montville
Michael Jordan Mitchell Krugel
Michael Jordan: Beckett Great Sports Heroes Misc.
Michael Jordan * Magic Johnson Richard Brenner
Miracle on 33rd Street Phil Berger
My Life Magic Johnson Peter Novak
NBA Rookie Experience Mike Monroe
Nothing but Net Bill Walton Gene Wojcieckowski
On and Off the Court Red Auerbach Joe Fitzgerald
On court with the Superstars of the NBA Merv Harris
Only the Strong Survive Terry Platt
Outrageous! Charles Barkley Roy S. Johnston, Jr.
Overtime! Richie Powers

Mark Mulvoy

Pistol Mark Kriegel
Pistol Pete Maravich Bill Gutman
Playing Tall: The 10 shortest players in NBA history Bill Heller
Raw Recruits Alexander Wolff Armen Keteyian
Rebound Dennis Rodman Pat Rich & Alan Steinberg
Rebound: The Odyssey of Michael Jordan Bob Greene
Red and Me Bill Russell Alan Steinberg
Red on Red Red Holzman Harvey Frammer
Reggie Lewis: Quiet Grace Craig Windham
Rookie: The World of the NBA David Klein
Sacred Hoops Phil Jackson Hugh Delehanty
Season of the 76ers Wayne Lynch
Second Coming Sam Smith
Second Wind Bill Russell Taylor Branch
Seeing Red: The Red Auerbach Story Dan Shaughnessy
Shoot out the Lights! Bob Spitz
Showtime Pat Riley
Sir Charles: The Wit and Wisdom of Charles Barkley Charles Barkley

Rick Reilly

Spanning the Game Ralph Miller

Special Delivery: The Amazing Basketball Career of Karl Malone

Clay Latimer

Stand Tall Phil Pepe
Stand up for Something Spencer Haywood Bill Libby
Stockton to Malone Roland Lazenby
Taking to the Air Jim Naughton
Tall Tales Terry Pluto
The Bathroom Trivia Book Steve Heldt

The Greatest Basketball Story Ever Told

Greg Guffey
The Big O Oscar Robertson
The Big Three Peter May
The Bob Love Story Robert Earl Love

Mel Watkins

The Book of Isiah Paul Challen
The Breaks of the Game David Halberstam
The Chicago Bulls Encyclopedia Alex Sachare
The Dandy Dons James W. Johnson
The Encyclopedia of Pro Basketball: Team Histories Peter Bjarkman
The Franchise Cameron Stauth
The Game within the Game Walt Frazier

Dan Markowitz

The Golden Boys Cameron Stauth
The Jordan Rules Sam Smith
The Knicks: The 50th Anniversary Celebration Geroge Kalinsky
The Lakers Roland Lazenby
The Last Amateurs John Feinstein
The Last Banner Peter May
The Last Season Phil Jackson
The Long Hot Winter Rick Adelman Dwight Jaynes
The NBA book of fantastic facts, feats, and superstars Zander Hollander
The NBA Finals: a fifty year celebration Roland Lazenby
The Pivotal Season Charley Rosen
The Playmasters Eldon J. Ham
The Possible Dream Wilt Chamberlain

Richard Freed

The Rivalry John Taylor
The Selling of the Green Harvey Araton Filip Bondy
The Show Roland Lazenby
They call me Coach John Wooden
This Game's the Best! (So why don't they stop screwing with it?) George Karl Don Yeager
Those who Loved the Game Glenn Rivers Bruce Brooks
Tip-Off: How the 1984 Draft Changed Basketball Forever Filip Bondy
To the Hoop Ira Berkow
Unguarded Lenny Wilkens Terry Pluto
Unstoppable: The George Mikan Story George Mikan Joseph Oberle
Unsung Heroes of Pro Basketball Raymond Hill
Values of the Game Bill Bradley
Vintage NBA: the pioneer era Neil D. Isaacs
Walt Frazier: A Magical Season and a Player's Life Walt Frazier Neil Offen
When the Game Was Ours Larry Bird Earvin "Magic" Johnson with Jackie MacMullan
Who's Better, Who's Best in Basketball? Elliott Kalb

Who's Running the Asylum?

Wilt Chamberlain

Willis Reed Larry Fox
Wilt Wilt Chamberlain David Shaw
Wilt: Larger than Life Robert Cherry
Wilt, 1962 Gary M. Pomerantz
Winning a Day at a Time John Lucas Joseph Moriarity
Winning is an Attitude Steve Wartenberg
Yao Yao Ming Ric Buechler